Get Those Powerball Tickets As Jackpot Reaches $450 Million
The bad news is you didn't win Monday's $400 million Powerball jackpot. The good news is, nobody did. With Powerball at its highest jackpot amount in almost a year, an influx of ticket sales for Monday's drawing has pushed Wednesday's jackpot to $450 million.
According to wilx.com, nobody has won the Powerball jackpot since November 4, 2015. As it stands, the $450 million prize is the sixth highest jackpot amount ever in North America, and the largest the Powerball pot has grown since February 2015 when it reached over $564 million.
The all time record for a lottery jackpot is $656 million for a Mega Millions drawing in 2012. If you want to get in on your chance to be a part of history...and rich...you have until 9:45PM local time Wednesday to buy your Powerball ticket for the January 6 drawing.