TONIGHT’S Powerball lottery jackpot is an impressive estimated $123million after no one won on October 30, and the Mega Millions on Tuesday is worth millions as well.
The winning numbers for Powerball on Saturday, October 30 were 5, 23, 28, 43, and 56, with a Red Powerball of 19 and a Power Play of 2X.
The Gold Mega Ball was 4, and the Megaplier was 3X.
The current Mega Millions estimated jackpot is $26million with a cash option of $18.4million.
The newest Powerball numbers will be drawn around 11:00pm on Monday and Mega Millions will get a new set of numbers on Tuesday, November 2.
Read our lottery blog for the last updates.
HOW DO I RECOGNIZE A SCAM, PART TWO
The Federal Trade Commission has more information on fake lottery and other scams at http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0086-international-lottery-scams.
To file a complaint or get free information call toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357). If you have been the victim of a scam, contact your local police or sheriff’s office or state police.
HOW DO I RECOGNIZE A LOTTO SCAM?
If you are told that you can “verify” the prize by calling a certain number, that number may be part of the scam. Instead of calling it, you should look up the name of the lottery or organization on your own to find out its real contact information.
If you think someone on the phone…