Got your ticket for tonight’s $68 Million Jackpot?

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By admin September 2, 2017 12:56

Got your ticket for tonight’s $68 Million Jackpot?

Saturday’s Powerball drawing willl offer $43.2 million as the one-time cash payout. The numbers for $68 Million Jackpot will be drawn today at 9:59 pm, Central time. For buying tickets to today’s Powerball go to  www.illinoislottery.com for participation.

Powerball drawings take place every Wednesday and Saturday. To participate in this game, the players need to invest $2 each. 1 in 292,201,338 is the winning odds. Even though there are 8,000 retailers in the Illinois state, the residents are open to buying online tickets. The use of free Illinois Lottery’s mobile app is also recommended in this agenda. A punter has a better chance of hitting the jackpot if he/she let the computer to pick the numbers. As per Multi-State Lottery Association, 75 percent of winning tickets were selected by computer. If you choose computer-picked numbers, you will get a better chance of hitting the jackpot. In adherence to the record, near about 75 percent of winning tickets are selected when the numbers are chosen by the computers.

Moreover, Forty-three states including Illinois and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands organize the Powerball game. The participants need to pick five (white) numbers from 1 through 69 and also a (red) Powerball number from 1 through 26. After winning the Powerball by matching all six numbers, a player can collect full value paid in 30 installments over 29 years or a lump sum (one-time) payment which is lesser than the actual total amount. He/she is likely to pay 25 percent of the winnings as the federal tax to collect the one-time payment. Indiana has had maximum Powerball winners (39), according to the Multi-State Lottery Association. This state is followed by Missouri (31), Minnesota (22), Kentucky (18), and Wisconsin (16).

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By admin September 2, 2017 12:56
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