There are 625,000,000 reasons to buy a Power Ball ticket today.
The jackpot for Saturday’s drawing has passed $625 million.
People are out today trying for their chance to hit it big, so that jackpot will likely see a significant increase before the winning numbers a revealed.
At it’s current level, the cash-out option for a single winner would be about $380 million before taxes.
It should be worth noting, that odds are better for getting hit by lightning, giving birth to conjoined twins or getting attacked by a bear that they are for hitting all of the numbers. But, someone’s got to win, right?