Tagged With Lottery

Yesterday’s Australian Powerball jackpot dished out a record-breaking $150 million – here’s what experts say you should do if you miraculously won


Court orders man to split his $30 million lottery winnings with his ex-wife, even through they were separated when he bought the ticket


13 things you're spending way too much money on



A Canadian who won a $5 million lottery jackpot says he's keeping his job as a janitor


A lottery winner in Jamaica claimed their $1.2 million prize wearing a Scream mask to protect their identity


A retired couple explain exactly how they used maths skills and a lottery loophole to win $26 million in 9 years



Disappointing stories reveal what it's really like to win the lottery


We tried to buy people's lottery tickets for more than they paid — it shows why we overvalue something simply because we own it


A New York man won a $343 million Powerball jackpot after playing the same numbers for 25 years — here's why that strategy won't actually increase your odds of winning


Here's why people believe they will win the $750 million Powerball jackpot — even when the odds are 1 in 292 million


The $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers


Buying enough Mega Millions tickets to cover every possible combination sounds like a surefire way to win — but there are 3 major problems with that plan



The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers


The Mega Millions jackpot just hit $1.6 billion — here's how to play


A $1.53 billion Mega Millions ticket was sold in South Carolina. Here are the first 3 things the winner should do.


Disappointing stories reveal what it's really like to win the lottery



The Mega Millions jackpot is $1.6 billion. We did the maths to see if you should buy a ticket.


How to win the lottery, according to a Romanian-born mathematician who hacked the system, won 14 times, and retired on a remote tropical island


Scientists say winning the lottery does make people feel better about life — even though decades of evidence suggests otherwise


How Publishers Clearing House makes $1 billion a year