If you could use a few extra million dollars, you might want to consider buying a Powerball or Mega Millions ticket today.
That’s according to USA Today, which reported the current jackpot prizes for both lottery games are over $300 million each. The Mega Millions jackpots is at $306 million while the Powerball announced early Thursday that its jackpot has reached about $384 million after no winning jackpot tickets were sold in its Wednesday drawing.
The winning Powerball numbers were 3, 9, 16, 56 and 60. The Powerball number was 3.
Powerball tickets are $2 per play and drawings are held on Wednesday and Saturday evenings. The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday at 11 p.m.
The odds of hitting the Powerball jackpot are one in 292.2 million, according to USA Today.