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We did the math to see if it’s worth buying a Powerball ticket ahead of Wednesday’s $460 million jackpot drawing

Powerball and Mega Millions both have jackpots over $300 million this week. We did the math to see whether it's worth buying a ticket.

We did the math to see if it’s worth buying a Powerball or Mega Millions lottery ticket

Powerball and Mega Millions both have jackpots over $300 million this week. We did the math to see whether it's worth buying a ticket.

The winner of the largest lottery prize in US history was just revealed

Wednesday's Powerball jackpot — the second-largest in US history — had a single winner. The winning ticket was sold in Chicopee, Massachusetts.

Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday’s record $700 million Powerball

The Powerball jackpot is the second-largest in US history. The record, set in 2016, is $1.5 billion.

People who bought a Powerball lottery ticket prove a basic truth about money

The chances of winning the Powerball jackpot are slim, but people still buy tickets, because money isn't rational.

How winning the lottery affects happiness, according to psychology research

Winning the lottery doesn't necessarily make people happier in the long term. But contrary to popular belief, it doesn't seem to make winners unhappy either.

We did the math to see if it’s worth buying a Powerball lottery ticket

Even though Wednesday's Powerball has the second-highest jackpot ever, it still doesn't make mathematical sense to buy a ticket.

9 over-the-top purchases you could make if you won the $700 million Powerball jackpot

Here are some of the most expensive things you could do and buy if you won the insane $700 million Powerball lottery jackpot.

If you win the Powerball lottery, don’t take the payment in a lump sum

For the winner of the Powerball jackpot, taking the annuity over the lump sum is likely to increase the chance of staying wealthy.

Here’s everything you need to know about tonight’s $700 million Powerball drawing

The Powerball jackpot has hit $700 million. Here's how to watch Wednesday night's drawing to see if you've won.