Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Don’t Throw Away Your Mega Millions Ticket Because Two People In Texas Won $30,000

If you haven’t checked your tickets yet because you know no one won the jackpot for last Friday, January 6th, think twice because 15 people in Texas won $10,000 prizes and two won $10,000. 30,000 won the prize. Official website of the Texas Lottery.

The winning numbers for this draw are: 3, 20, 46, 59, 63 and the Mega Ball is 13. Megaplier is 3.

The $30,000 winners are those who matched four out of five tickets with Mega Ball and opted for the Megaplier. The ones who get $10.00 because they also match four out of five and the Mega Ball, but without the Megaplier.

In addition, 219 people won $500 by guessing four of the five numbers on their ticket. Also 605 people won $200.

The Megaplier is a Mega Millions option that is purchased while you play and serves to multiply any secondary prize by 2, 3, 4 and up to 5 times the original amount depending on the number that comes up during the draw.

The next Mega Millions draw is this Tuesday, 10 January.

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Each ticket costs $2 and players have the option of adding a “megamultiplier” option to their ticket. This additionally costs $1 and can potentially multiply any non-jackpot prizes that a player wins.

To play, players are asked to choose five numbers between 1 and 70 and a Mega Ball. Players can choose their own numbers or they can have a machine choose the numbers for them. Tickets can be purchased up to one hour before the draw.

How to win Mega Millions prizes

There are nine ways to earn rewards in the game.

If you match all five numbers and the Mega Ball, you win the Jackpot. The chances of doing so are about 1 in 302 million. Here are the other eight prizes.

All of these prizes are subject to a “Megaplier”, which may increase the prize awarded.

  • Match five numbers: $1 million
  • Match four numbers and the Mega Ball: $10,000
  • Match Four Numbers: $500
  • Match three numbers and Mega Ball: $200
  • Match three numbers: $10
  • Match two numbers and Mega Ball: $10
  • Match a number and the Mega Ball: $4
  • Match Mega Ball: $2
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