## What time is Powerball draw SA?

Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday at **21:00** and results appear here no later than **21:15**. The Powerball jackpot is often much bigger than the Lotto or Lotto Plus jackpots.

## How much money do you win if you get 2 numbers in Powerball?

**If you** match **two** white balls and the red **Powerball**, then **you**‘ll **win** $7. This is the same amount **you**‘ll **win if you** match **two** white balls and the red **Powerball** ($7). So the rules aren’t necessarily intuitive. For **two numbers**, the red **Powerball** gets **you** more **money**.

## How much is Powerball Worth this week?

Next Week’s Powerball Cash Prize Will Jackpot To **$80 Million**. Hit Network.

## How is Powerball paid out?

If you win the **Powerball** jackpot, you can choose to receive the jackpot in an annuity that is **paid** in 30 graduated payments over 29 years with an annual interest rate of 5%. Your annual payments would continue to grow by 5% each year until your final **payment** of $6,938,820. Of course, you’d owe taxes on your winnings.

## How long does it take to get your money if you win Powerball?

Once **you have** come forward with **the** winning ticket, **you** can expect **the** typical scenarios: Small prizes up to $600: **Paid** out immediately. Mid-range prizes: **Paid** out on **the** same day or **the** next banking day. Jackpot prizes: **Paid** out in 5 to 10 banking days.

## Do you win anything with 1 number on Powerball?

To **win** a **Powerball** prize, **you** only need to pick one single **number** correctly: the red **Powerball**. Picking the **Powerball** alone will award **you** a $4 prize, which means that with a $2 purchase, **you** have one in 26 odds of doubling your investment in your ticket (there are 26 red balls to choose from).

## How much do you win with 5 numbers on Powerball?

The Powerball jackpot is won by matching five white balls, in any order, plus the one red Powerball number. The second-level prize of **$1 million** is won by matching all five white balls, known as a Match 5. You can win seven additional ways by matching fewer numbers (see Prizes & Odds chart for details).

## How much do you win with one Powerball number?

The odds of your ticket matching only the red Powerball are 38.32 to 1. If you do, you win **$4**. Matching one number and the Powerball is more difficult than just having the Powerball (1 in 91.98) but the prize is still a measly **$4**.

## Who won the billion dollar Powerball?

DETROIT (AP) — Someone in Michigan bought the **winning** ticket for the $1 **billion** Mega Millions jackpot, which was the third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history. The **winning** numbers for Friday night’s drawing were 4, 26, 42, 50 and 60, with a Mega Ball of 24.

## What does it cost to play Powerball?

Powerball® costs **$2** per play. Select five numbers from 1 to 69 for the white balls; then select one number from 1 to 26 for the red Powerball. Choose your numbers on a play slip or let the lottery terminal randomly pick your numbers. The Powerball jackpot grows until it is won.

## Does 3 numbers win a prize in Powerball?

Match **3** white **numbers** + **Powerball** — $100. Match **3** white **numbers** only — $7. Match 2 white **numbers** + **Powerball** — $7. **Powerball** only — $4.

## Is it better to take the lump sum or payments Powerball?

**LUMP SUM**: Winners can **accept** a one-time cash payout. In the case of the $202 million jackpot, the winner could **take** $142.2 million in cash. Pros: Taxes favor **taking the lump sum** because rates are so low right now.

## Do you pay taxes twice on lottery winnings?

For **lottery winnings**, that means one of two things. **You**‘ll either **pay taxes** on all the **winnings** in the year **you** receive the money — for **winnings paid** out as a lump-sum **payment**. Or **you**‘ll **pay taxes** only on the amount **you** receive each year — for **winnings paid** as an annuity.