Everyone is talking about the lottery jackpot coming into the New Year. Valuing at just about $800 million, you got to wonder, what would you do with that money?
CBS News reports, the $800 million comes from the Mega Millions and Powerball combined. The drawings for the Mega Millions will be Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at $343 million annuity and $215 million cash prize. The Powerball is offering $440 million in annuity and $278.3 million cash prize.
The odds of winning the Mega Million is one in 302.6 million and one in 292.2 million in the Powerball.
Get out there and give it a try. Who knows, you might be the lucky winner.