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Powerball Jackpot Raises The Stakes To $550 Million

March 20, 2019

Nobody matched all six numbers from Saturday's Powerball jackpot, so for Wednesday, the jackpot grows to an estimated $550 million, sparking a new kind of March Madness.

According to USA Today, the winner of the latest prize can choose to receive annuity payments or take the lump sum of $335 million before taxes.

Lottery officials say this go around is 8th largest Powerball prize, ever.