Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > Blogs > Post Content

Mega Millions reaches $1 billion. This is why lottery jackpots keep ballooning (165 hits)

Mega Millions reaches $1 billion. This is why lottery jackpots keep ballooning

$900 million Mega Millions jackpot: Why do we even get our hopes up?

Dreams of being a billionaire are now in reach, thanks to the Mega Millions.
Its jackpot has officially reached $1 billion for Friday’s drawing — the second largest in U.S. lottery history and the biggest in the game’s history— after yielding no winners since the end of July.

Even Powerball's jackpot has climbed to $470 million this week.

And while ticket sales have largely contributed to Mega Millions' big cash stockpile, increasing 294 percent since the pot crossed the $550 million mark, according to data scientist David Ascienzo, there has also been a major tweak to the game that has caused jackpots to balloon in recent months.

READ MORE: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/mega-millions-now-900m-why-151448280.html
Posted By: Deacon Ron Gray
Friday, October 19th 2018 at 7:02PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...

You can't win if you don't play.

How would you use this gift?

Friday, October 19th 2018 at 7:04PM
Deacon Ron Gray
More From This Author
Difference Between white Supremacy Christianity and TRUE Christianity
Whitaker disqualifications run deeper than sketchy work history
The reporter who exposed Trump’s record-breaking lying ahead of midterms
Teen from viral 2011 LGBTQ rights speech elected
Extension request offers another peek at Mueller's planning
Signs suggest Robert Mueller investigation coming to a head
Families increasingly living in HUD housing with health and safety violations
Trump rages about Mueller probe, calling it a 'total mess'
Forward This Blog Entry!
Blogs Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Black America Resources
100 Black Men of America

Black America's Political Action Committee (BAMPAC)

Black America Study

Black America Web

CNN Black In America Special

NUL State of Black America Report

Most Popular Bloggers
deacon ron gray has logged 104344 blog subscribers!
agnes levine has logged 57365 blog subscribers!
elynor moss has logged 49732 blog subscribers!
tanisha laverne grant has logged 37675 blog subscribers!
brother marcus! has logged 12544 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Jobs
Connected Devices Sales Consultant with Best Buy in San Luis Obispo, CA.
Best Buy Mobile Sales Consultant with Best Buy in Sacramento, CA.
Inventory/Merchandising Specialist, Seasonal with Best Buy in Fullerton, CA.
Best Buy AT&T Expert with Best Buy in Levittown, NY.
Asset Protection Associate with Best Buy in Chico, CA.
>> more | add