Play the Powerball lotto and choose your own lucky numbers to become outrageously rich! Choose one or more draws to play every Wednesdays & Saturdays to hit the minimum jackpot of $ 40,000,000 for only € 3.50 per line/draw.
If there is no jackpot winner, prizes can quickly raise up to 200 million dollar after a few weeks. This is because the main prize pool rolls over to the next draw. Therefore the Jackpot of PowerBall can rise rapidly by 100, 330, 550 or even more than 900.000.000 dollar (900 Million).
Powerball contains 69 numbers from 1 to 69 and 26 Powerball numbers from 1 to 26. Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday. Players have to select five main numbers and one Powerball number.
The Powerball is one of America's two big jackpot games that takes place twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. You will be able to watch a live broadcasting which will be televised on different channels around 11:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET)). After the live broadcasting you can find the latest Powerball results on the national website.
You will also be able to check all results and your winnings in your personal account My ELS.
Matching the correct 5 numbers + the winning Powerball number will make you a Jackpot winner of the Powerball. With only matching the Powerball number you already win a prize.
Numbers to match
|5 + PB||JACKPOT!|
|4 + PB||$ 50,000|
|3 + PB||$ 100|
|2 + PB||$ 7|
|1 + PB||$ 4|
PB = Powerball
* The prize value will vary each draw, depending on ticket sales and the number of winners matching the same numbers. Except in extremely unlikely circumstances, matching 1 + PB will always win € 4,-. That means that prizes may sometimes be less than stated above.
After each draw, winnings will be calculated and credited to your individual prize counter or directly to your bank account, depending on how you have indicated this in your personal settings in account My ELS. You can choose to cash out your winnings transferred to your own bank account or to use your winnings to order new tickets.
Gambling tax is paid on a prize won. With some lotteries this is levied in advance. The income tax is different for each country/state. For exact information we advise you to consult the website of the official lottery organisation. Also check the tax rules in the country where you live, in addition to the information we provide to you, local taxes that may apply. The level of payment differs per country.
Winnings are credited to your account My ELS as follows:
$1 to $599, fully credited to your personal account My ELS.
$600 to $5000, Federal and State taxes of 29% are deducted and the balance credited to your personal account My ELS.
$5001 and above, no credit to your personal account My ELS. $5001 and above means a payout of $10.000 ore more. We will let you know by mail that you have won. Those tickets must be claimed in person so we will hold those tickets for pickup in our local office in the US. 29% will be withheld from your prize for taxes (25% federal; 4% state). 34% will be withheld from your prize for taxes (30% federal; 4% state) if you do not have a social security number.
At the latest 3 hours before a draw, you will receive your confirmation by email. In this confirmation you will find next to your Powerball lucky numbers your play and login details to log in to your own personal account My ELS. Here you will be able to see and print a copy of the original lottery ticket(s), check winnings and manage all personal data.