One of the hardest and nearly impossible games you can win is the lottery. If you play Powerball, the odds of winning the jackpot is one to 45,379,620. While luck may be the key factor in winning the Powerball jackpot, you may still boost your chances of winning using simple tricks. Here are some tried-and-tested tips that may help you take home the lottery jackpot.
What is Powerball?
According to wikipedia, Powerball is an American lottery game offered by 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It is coordinated by the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL), a nonprofit organization formed by an agreement with lobbyists and US corporations.
From its inaugural drawing on April 19, 1992, until August 21, 2021, Powerball drawings were held twice a week (Wednesday and Saturday); a third weekly drawing (held Mondays) was added on August 23, 2021. Drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evening at 10:59 p.m. Eastern Time, at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
Before you start playing Powerball games you must first understand what it is and how it is run. Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) are the body running Powerball jackpots mostly in the United States of America. So many kinds of games are managed by MSLA US of which Powerball is one.
Powerball jackpots operates two drawings in one week; one drawn at Wednesday night and the other drawn at Saturday night with six numbers drawn each time. From a pool of 59 numbers, the first five figures are selected. Powerball which is the sixth number is gotten from a separate pool of 39 numbers.
Powerball are usually played on a retail store, a gas station or grocery store. A play slip consisting of 5 numbers will be handed to you by the retailer. Each game costs $1. You have to mark the slip with 5 numbers in the top box in order to play one set of numbers, and then choose one number in the bottom box. You can either play with a set of your favorite numbers or go for a quick pick. Quick Pick is a situation where you let the computer choose numbers for you. Whether you use the numbers you generated by yourself or the quick pick numbers, you have the same chances of winning the game.
1. Practice the Law of Attraction
People who buy Powerball tickets usually know how to spend the money once they win the jackpot. Some of their choices include travelling all over the world, buying expensive sports cars, or paying off all debt. Unfortunately, while these are great examples of aspirations, they are also vague.
If you intend to win the jackpot of Powerball, you need to set more specific details about your desires. Always believe that everything is possible with the law of attraction.
For example, think about spending your money on a round-trip first-class plane ticket to Switzerland to see The Matterhorn or a luxury cruise to the Caribbean. You may also imagine driving a Range Rover Sports SVR 2021 for a weekend getaway. Take advantage of the power of your mind and practice the law of attraction so you can inch your way to a multi-million lottery jackpot price.
2. Invest in as Many Tickets as Possible
Boost your chances of winning by buying as many tickets as possible. According to a report, the odds of winning a prize in Powerball is 1 in 25. So buy as many as 25 tickets or more to get at least one minor prize from Powerball.
However, aiming to win the jackpot will put you at one to 292,201,338. Since buying all the number combinations to play Powerball can be very costly and logistically impossible, you can buy as many tickets as you possibly can and expect Lady Luck to be on your side during the draw.
3. Ask Others to Join in Pooling Resources
Buying a lot of Powerball combinations can be expensive, especially if you are aiming for a multi-million dollar jackpot prize. However, you may reduce your expenses if you invite your family, friends, or colleagues to put together all your resources to get as many Powerball tickets as possible.
By joining forces with other Powerball players, you can increase your chances of winning. You only need to share the prize equally among your group once one of your tickets wins the jackpot. You may also look for a syndicate ticket in Powerball where you buy your share in the prize with other people.
Aside from these tips, it would be best to make it a point to stick to your lucky number combination until you get the jackpot prize. Remember, there are millions of winning combinations in Powerball, so the chances of hitting the winning combination several times is very slim. But if you keep on buying that combination, the probability of winning in the succeeding draws may increase.
Playing Powerball is a game of chance. But by following these tips and a stroke of luck, you may find yourself one step closer to getting the most coveted lottery jackpot in no time. It will also take you closer to your dream life once your chosen number combination comes out in the jackpot draw.