USA Mega Millions has got a jackpot starting with $15 million with a maximum jackpot of up to $656 million. This Mega Millions draw takes place twice a week on a Tuesday and Friday evening at 11 pm which gives you the advantage of two opportunities to become a mega millions winner and join their gallery of winners. This can be played in 44 different states around the world. The biggest jackpot to date was recorded as $363 million. During 2003 the structure of the draw got changed so that there was more of a chance of you winning and that they could enlarge the jackpot and make the prize sum bigger.
Although you don’t want to choose your numbers yourself but its always better to do it yourself. If you aren’t a winner you can still win small cash prizes even if you just get the mega ball there is still cash prizes that are available. One that you cannot do with Mega Millions ticket draws is that your ticket cannot be cancelled.
How the draw of Mega Millions work is that they are taken from 2 draws where it one contains 75 for the 5 numbers and the other containing 15 to draw the Mega Ball. Then after the 5 numbers have been drawn and the Mega Ball is drawn then another ball is drawn to see what the Megaplier is. Ticket purchasing can be done anytime even 15 minutes before the draw takes place. The winning numbers and Mega Millions results will then be announced on Television, online and on the different press media and newspapers. When collecting your winnings you have the options of it being anonymous or be released publicly to who the winner is. But some states don’t allow that it is done anonymously and therefore is released for the public domain. To ensure that if you lose your winning ticket and haven’t claimed it yet, what you will have to do is sign the back of your ticket so that nobody can claim the ticket as their own.