UPDATED 11:18 a.m. : Bought my first Powerball ticket a short while ago. Now, I’m in the game. Let’s see what happens
Talking about lottery fever, Powerball has folks everywhere talking and buying $2 tickets. The jackpot for that game has skyrocketed to $600 million! That kind of money prompts wannabe millionaires to stand in long lines to buy lottery tickets in hopes of becoming the next big “making my dreams come true” winner.
Chances of winning. One in 175 million. You have until 7 p.m. to buy a ticket for tonight’s Powerball draw. Tickets are sold at retail outlets where other California lottery tickets can be purchased.