The jackpots of two major lotteries in Georgia, the Mega Millions lottery and the Powerball lottery, continue to grow. Together the two lotteries pay out $ 353 million in jackpots. The Mega Millions jackpot stands at 160 million dollars on December 6, 2017 and the jackpot of the Georgia Powerball lottery stands at the nice amount of 193 million dollars.
A chance to win a big prize for little money
To play with one of the big lotteries in Georgia, one does not have to invest a lot of money. For example, a ticket from the Mega Millions lottery costs 2 dollars, while you can win 160 million dollars with it. It is therefore not surprising that the two lotteries are very popular in the country.
Money for education in Georgia
The Mega Millions lottery and the Powerball lottery both fall under the Georgia Lottery games. All games that fall under the Georgia Lottery organization support the state. Part of the proceeds from the Mega Millions lottery and the Powerball lottery goes to education in the country. As a Georgian, if you buy a ticket to play with one of these lotteries, you indirectly invest in better education in Georgia.