Powerball jackpot amount reaches $132 million for today's drawing.
Today is the day for the next draw of the Powerball lottery. If anyone will win the jackpot prize, he/she will get $132 million.
This Powerball jackpot had no winner since April 26th. After rolling eight times, the jackpot amount climbed to an estimated $132 million.
The Georgia Lottery Corporation ran the Powerball lottery. The Powerball jackpot winner will have options regarding obtaining the prize money.
The winner can get an all-cash payment which is approximately $78 million or the Powerball authorities will pay the jackpot winner a lump sum amount of $132 million prize money in 30 graduated payments in 29 years.
Powerball lottery proceeds also benefit education in the state of Georgia like other Georgia Lottery games.
Get your long weekend started right: Saturday's Powerball jackpot is $132 MILLION!— Georgia Lottery (@GeorgiaLottery) May 23, 2014