An Iowa couple won a $202 million Powerball jackpot in September. They received $90.9 million in one lump sum after taxes. That couple is now donating $3 million to their son’s high school for a new football stadium — but the gift comes with a catch.
Dearborn is town of 500 off I-29 between KC and St. Joseph
Powerball officials say the record jackpot has been won.
Roughly 25 cents on the dollar goes to education
Past winners of mega-lottery drawings and financial planners have some more sound advice: Stick to a budget, invest wisely, learn to say no and be prepared to lose friends.
So you just won the $500 million Powerball jackpot, the second highest in lottery history. Now what?
The record Powerball jackpot just keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount.
“Play responsibly,” says MO Lottery director. “It only takes one ticket to win.”
The record Powerball jackpot is now even bigger.
The last time someone won a Powerball jackpot was on Oct. 3rd.