The Powerball Lottery has a minimum jackpot of $40 million, and the draw takes place every Wednesday and Saturday night at 4am CET. The jackpot is one of the biggest in the world, and it has the ability to make a player become a multi–millionaire twice a week!
The Powerball jackpot gets bigger and bigger until some lucky winner claims it, to date the highest jackpot has been an eye watering $590 million!
is a multi-state lottery, each state administers the Powerball minor prizes according to its own laws. Tickets bought in California are subject to a ‘pari mutuel’ payout system whereby non jackpot prizes are paid according to the number of winners. In this system, ticket wagers are pooled together and paid in equal shares to the winners.
was an exclusively American lottery but it is now one of the biggest lotteries in the world. UK players can partake by buying tickets for Powerball online.
Buying tickets online couldn’t be any easier and it makes global lotteries such as the American Powerball Lottery
both accessible and easy to play. Ticket agents buy lottery tickets on the player’s behalf and winnings are paid out quickly and efficiently.
How it works…
Five white balls are drawn out of a drum containing 59 balls and in another drum one red ball is drawn out of a possible 35.
Players win by matching on the nine following ways…
|PRIZE LEVEL||MATCH – MAIN Number + RED Number|
|Prize Level 1 – JACKPOT||5 + 1|
|Prize Level 2||5|
|Prize Level 3||4 +1|
|Prize Level 4||4|
|Prize Level 5||3 + 1|
|Prize Level 6||3|
|Prize Level 7||2 + 1|
|Prize Level 8||1 + 1|
|Prize Level 9||0 + 1|
The Powerball jackpot is either an annuitized prize paid out over 29 (30 payments) or a lump sum payment.
There are nine prizes to be won on every single Powerball draw!