How to play Mega Millions Mega Millions tickets cost $2 per play and there are a total of nine ways to win a prize, ranging from the jackpot down to $2. You can play Mega Millions in 46 localities: 44 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. … [Read more...] about Mega Millions winning numbers: 20, 22, 39, 54, 60 Mega Ball 18 — 6th-largest Mega Millions jackpot
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Between that pot and the Mega Millions lottery prize, which rose from $900 million after Tuesday's winner-less drawing to $970 million on Thursday, there is $1.4 billion up for grabs in the coming drawings — though the odds of winning remain extremely long. … [Read more...] about Mega Millions Jackpot Jumps to $970 Million as Drawing Approaches
In fact, the game became harder to win last October, when a redesign upped the price to $2, NBC News reported. The odds of winning the Mega Millions dropped from 1 in 258.9 million to 1 in 302.6 million, making it more likely that jackpots would rise to astronomical amounts. The redesign also gave players better odds of winning smaller prizes, like $1 million. … [Read more...] about Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $1 Billion as Drawing Approaches
"Other lottery winners have realized that every ticket buyer's fantasy can quickly morph into a nightmare. There are myriad self-inflicted problems that can befall a person who suddenly comes into great wealth. One bought a water park, for example. Several others have gambled their winnings away, including a two-time lottery winner who ended up living in a trailer. … [Read more...] about You’ve won the Mega Millions jackpot! Time to hide.
“It’s a dream, a hope for everybody,” he said. “The money does a lot of different things for different people, what they want and what they’re looking for. But I just hope somebody gets it.” … [Read more...] about Mega Millions: One winning ticket sold in South Carolina