Mega-Millions and Powerball Lottery Games Near Combined $1.4 Billion Dollar Jackpots

 Mega-Millions and Powerball Lottery Games Near Combined $1.4 Billion Dollar Jackpots

The combined jackpots of the Mega-Millions and Powerball lottery games now stand at almost $1.4 billion dollars.

Tonight’s drawing for Mega-Millions has reached a jackpot amount of $750 million dollars.

Should a single ticket match all six numbers in this drawing, that person could take the cash-option payout of $550.6 million dollars before taxes.

On Saturday night, the Powerball drawing will be for $640 million dollars.

A single winning ticket in this drawing could choose to take the lump sum amount of $478.7 million dollars before taxes.

Charles Choate