How to play the Powerball online

Powerball online

At some point in our lives, we’ve all dreamt about winning multi-millions on the Lottery. Some of us more so than others! And, if you’re anything like us, then you’ve even gone as far as imaging your millionaire celebrity-esque lifestyle – what mansion you’re going to buy in the Hollywood hills, what model of Lamborghini you’re going to get, and how many bedrooms your super-yacht will have! And, thankfully, with the help of the internet, and websites like MegaLotto, purchasing your Lottery tickets has never been so simple, and convenient.

You’ll never need to rush to your local supermarket, or news agents, 10 minutes before the draw closes again, as you can purchase your tickets for your favourite Lottery game from your sofa, or even on the train to work, with a little help from your laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Still need some more inspiration? Well, you can play over 20 different Lotteries from all over the world on just one site – including the Powerball, the Mega Millions, and Lotto Max! To make things even better, it takes just one minute to set up an account, and purchasing your tickets is a straightforward process. Read on to find out more!

How to set up an account

As mentioned above, opening an account couldn’t be simpler, or faster – you’ll be ready to start playing a range of Lotteries online in less than 60 seconds! To get started, open MegaLotto in your preferred internet browser and click on the red sign up button in the top-right corner of the home page. Once you’ve done this, a pop-up box should appear. All you need to do now is enter your email address, followed by a password – which must at least be 6 characters long (1+ uppercase, 1+ lowercase, and 1+ number).

To finish the sign up process, you’ll be asked a few more straightforward questions, such as you cell phone number, full name, and zip code. Once you’ve done all this, it’s time to start building your dream jackpot! To ensure you always remain within your budget, you can set up deposit limits, along with other security measures.

How to play the Powerball

The Powerball is, arguably, the biggest Lottery in the United States. The game, which was launched in 1992, is a giant of the Lottery world, once boasting the world record for a jackpot payout, equalling over $1.5bn – which was shared between three very lucky punters at the time! Tickets cost $3.50, and draws take place twice a week, on Wednesday’s and Saturday’s. Jackpots start at a whopping $40m, and have no upper limit – meaning you could possibly be the next lucky player to scoop over a billion dollars! 

Like most Lotteries, the Powerball is extremely is easy to play! Just follow these three simple steps:

  1. Pick five main numbers from the main pool between 1-69
  2. Pick on further number, between 1-26, this is the Powerball!
  3. Match all five numbers, and the Powerball, to win the jackpot!

As with all Lotteries, you don’t need to land all six numbers to win a prize. Cash prizes start from as little as $3.30 for one number, and the powerball, and go right up to $834,000 for five numbers.

Meanwhile, you can make sure a never miss a Powerball draw by activating auto-play. By using this feature, you can either choose between a fixed number of draws, or just activate an ongoing subscription – which can be cancelled at any time! It really couldn’t be easier.