Powerball is played in 43 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Powerball lottery is a combined large jackpot game and a cash game which is drawn two times each week. Every Wednesday and Saturday night at 10:59 p.m. Eastern Time, five white balls are drawn out of a drum with 59 balls and one red ball is drawn out of a drum with 35 red balls. The local cut-off time for Powerball ticket sales depends on the region but it is generally 59 minutes before the draw.

POWERBALL LOTTERY WINNING NUMBERS

The lottery results for the most recent drawing of the Powerball lottery, in ascending order, were:

Powerball Winning Numbers: 18, 21, 46, 54, 56, 23* (Powerball)
Next Powerball Draw Date: 21 August 2013
Next Estimated Powerball Jackpot: $ 70.000.000

ABOUT THE POWERBALL LOTTERY

Powerball is a combined large jackpot game and a cash game. Every Wednesday and Saturday night at 10:59 p.m. Eastern Time, five white balls are drawn out of a drum with 59 balls and one red ball is drawn out of a drum with 35 red balls. Draw sales cut off at least 59 minutes before the draw. Check for local cut-off time.

Players win by matching one of the 9 Ways to Win. The Powerball jackpot (won by matching all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball) is either an annuitized prize paid out over 29 years (30 payments) or a lump sum payment. Each ticket costs $2. If the winner chooses the annuity, the annual payment will be increased each year by the percentage set out in the Powerball game rules.

The second prize (won by matching five white balls in any order) is $1,000,000 paid in cash and any time a player matches the red Powerball, they win win. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are approximately 1 in 32.

WANT TO PLAY THE POWERBALL LOTTERY A SMARTER WAY?

Join a Powerball lottery syndicate and you could have a potentially higher chance of scooping the Powerball jackpot! Not only that, Powerball lottery syndicate players have five big benefits:

1.) BEAT THE ODDS – it is widely documented that players can boost their chances of scooping a share of any lottery jackpot prize by playing as part of a lottery syndicate
2.) EXTRA CASH PRIZES – when a syndicate member wins, they increase the amount won by each individual in the syndicate
3.) SUPERB VALUE – more Powerball entries per week by playing in a syndicate; 35 chances to win each week
4.) CONVENIENCE – never again will you forget to buy a ticket as you play from the comfort of your armchair!
5.) PEACE OF MIND – a great track record for reliability and online security!

Join a Powerball lottery syndicate TODAY and play the smarter way.

Filed under: http://www.theleader.info/article/40278/

Car and Motor Insurance | Spanish Home Insurance | International Money Transfers | Send Money to Spain | Spain Property | Online International Payments | Property in Spain
Costa Blanca Property for Sale | Cabo Roig Property for Sale | International Payments |

Load More Related Articles
Load More In National