Powerball jackpot rises to more than half a billion dollars

Chances of winning Powerball are 1 in 292 million.

There is a lot of money up for grabs as the Powerball jackpot rises to $550 million after Wednesday’s drawing had no winners.

The next chance for you to try your luck is this Saturday, Oct. 22.

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You can play the Powerball for $2 at any participating location by either matching all 5 white balls to win $1 million or all 5 white balls and the Powerball in order to take home the over half a billion jackpot prize.

Your current odds of winning are 1 in 292 million.

If you’re feeling lucky, you can find the closest location to participate by clicking here.

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