Tag: lottery

PRO: Playing Powerball for the dream

Last week many across the country were riding the wave of a Powerball high, as the record-setting sum of $1.5 billion was finally claimed and the historic game came to a conclusion. Being the first lottery jackpot to cross the $1 billion mark, it is likely that many who never […]

CON: Winning the lottery isn’t really winning

 The Powerball jackpot of a record $1.5 billion was awarded on Wednesday to three lucky winners — one in California, Florida and Tennessee.  Certainly, there are many benefits and drawbacks to being the winner of the Powerball jackpot. The obvious benefit is that one would gain a massive amount of […]