The Mega Millions is one of the biggest Lotto with a jackpot that starts from $40 million and goes up by $5 million with every draw. It is one of the best ways to make quick money as it offers the players 9 opportunities to win. There are a total of 9 combinations through which you can win the money.
The base cost of a ticket is $2.00 per play and the players get to choose 6 numbers from the separate pool of numbers. The first 5 numbers have to be chosen from a pool 1 to 70 and one has to be chosen from a pool of 1 to 25. There is an option to select these numbers randomly as well. The only way to win the jackpot is by matching all the 6 numbers though. The other ways of winning at Mega Millions are as follows:
If you get the 5 numbers and the one additional number that you selected from the pool of 1 to 25, you win the jackpot. The amount of the jackpot is $40 million or above.
If you get the 5 numbers and not the other one, you win $1,000,000.
If you get 4 numbers and the other one number, you win $10,000.
If you get the 4 numbers and not the other one, you win $500.
If you get 3 number and the other one, you win $200.
If you get the 3 numbers and not the other one, you win $10.
If you get 2 numbers and the other one, you win $10.
If you get 1 number and the other one, you win $4.
If you don’t get any of the 5 numbers and just the one number, you win $2.
This is a great and easy way to win as the overall chances of winning at this are 1 to 24 which are really high.
There is an additional chance of winning at this as some of the states offer multipliers on some days which cost $1.00.
Benefits Of Winning The Mega Millions
There are two ways in which they pay out.
Annuity: In this, the make a one-time payment at the beginning and then follow it by 29 other payment 5% more than the previous one. It helps the winner in a way to spend wisely and not lose everything at once like some winners do.
Cash: Total winnings are given at once in cash to the winner.
It is played in nearly 46 states Columbia and US Virgin Islands and is one of the most trusted and safest ways to bet and win quick money.