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How to Play Powerball Online

Can You Play Powerball Online?

Yes, you can! Play Powerball online by selecting five main numbers from 1-69 and a single Powerball number from 1-26. When you play online with official lottery tickets, you can choose your Powerball numbers manually, with the Quick Pick option, or use your saved lucky numbers. You’ll receive a scanned copy of your official US Powerball  ticket in your private theLotter account before every draw.

US Powerball draws are staged every Wednesday and Saturday at 23:00 EST!

You can learn more about how we purchase official lottery tickets here.

Can I buy Powerball tickets online from outside the US?

Can You Buy Powerball Tickets Online Outside the US?

Yes! When you play Powerball online at theLotter, you can purchase Powerball tickets worldwide. theLotter's local offices will buy official US Powerball lottery tickets on your behalf from inside the US, and with theLotter’s See Your Ticket Service, you will see a scan of any and all Powerball tickets you buy in your theLotter account before the relevant draw.

Choose Power Play to Boost Your Powerball Lottery Prize

What is the Powerball Power Play Option?

Powerball offers an optional multiplier known as the Power Play, which multiplies the seven bottom prize divisions by 2, 3, 4, 5 or 10 times, depending on the draw and jackpot size. Matching five main numbers and the Power Play still makes you a multi-millionaire by doubling Powerball’s second place prize to a staggering $2,000,000! To add the multiplier, simply check the Power Play box when you buy your Powerball tickets online. Get more information on how to play with this incredibly rewarding play option by checking out our Power Play guide .

How to Claim US Powerball Lottery Prizes at theLotter

How to Claim US Powerball Lottery Prizes at theLotter

Win with theLotter and receive automated win notifications via email or SMS. Powerball prizes will go straight into your secure online account after the results are published and soon after the receipt of the prize from the official lottery operator. If you win a larger prize you will be invited to collect your prize in person in the US with a flight paid for by theLotter! All Powerball wins are subject to state and federal taxes. For more about taxes on US Powerball wins, please go to the US Powerball info page.

How can I be sure I will receive my prize

How Can I Be Sure I'll Receive My Prize?

From purchase to payoff, theLotter is secure and simple. Per our Terms of Use, theLotter has no legal claim to your tickets whatsoever -- all winnings are 100% yours. When you buy Powerball tickets online, a confirmation email is sent to you as proof of ticket ownership. After the ticket is physically purchased, you will also be able to see a scanned copy of the ticket in your account as proof-of-purchase. Since our founding in 2002, theLotter has had the privilege of paying out more than $100 million to over 5 million winners.

How to Win the US Powerball Lottery Jackpot

How Do You Win the Powerball Jackpot?

US Powerball offers an impressive $40 million guaranteed starting jackpot and its $1.58 billion personal best from January 2016 is the all-time lottery world record! When all the numbers on your Powerball ticket match the five main numbers and the Powerball, you win the US Powerball jackpot prize! In addition to the jackpot you can win one of eight exciting secondary prizes including a second prize that starts at $1 million! Even when you buy Powerball tickets online you are eligible to win these amazing prizes - if your numbers match those drawn!

theLotter’s US Powerball Lottery Winners

theLotter’s US Powerball Lottery Winners

Can you play Powerball if you are not a US citizen? Of course you can! This is confirmed not only on the official Powerball website, but also in the stories of some of our biggest Powerball winners here at theLotter.

Australian G. won an amazing $1 million second prize in US Powerball’s 2016/84 draw that took place on Wednesday 19 October 2016. G. is a veteran player who has been playing lotteries with theLotter since 2003. As we can see, keep playing and good fortune comes at last!

Canadian P. from Quebec won $1 million in the Powerball draw on Saturday 27 February 2016, marking the second time in two months that a foreigner had won the coveted second prize. Read how he discovered he was a millionaire while he was eating breakfast.

73-year-old H from El Salvador had one question on his mind when the Powerball jackpot hit $1.5 billion: Where can I buy a Powerball ticket? Luckily the answer was theLotter and he won the $1 million 2nd prize in the historic draw on 13 January 2016! "I won!" he shouted out when he heard the news. He plans to travel and retire in style. Read his story here.

B.U. from the UK won the Powerball’s second place $1 million prize after playing just five entries in the draw on 21 April 2012! When he got the call from theLotter informing him that he was a big winner, he thought it was a joke. No joke! Read what the lucky player said after winning $1 million!

Fifty five of our players from all over the world teamed up in a Powerball syndicate in November 2017 and shared a $106,000 win, including two 3rd Division prizes of $50,000. What was even more amazing is that every single line of the syndicate’s 65 lines won a prize! Read the story of the winning Powerball syndicate.

Latest News About US Powerball Players

Latest News about the US Powerball

**US Powerball Update** Starting Wednesday, 8 April, the Powerball starting jackpot and minimum prize increases between draws will be eliminated and instead be determined by ticket sales and interest rates. Due to the current situation, this decision has been made in order to ensure the continuity of the game, as well as fund the many charities and social programs that benefit your lottery tickets.

Although nobody claimed the Saturday night Powerball jackpot prize, two players from California and Louisiana were each able to match the draw's secondary $1 million Match 5 prize! Enter the upcoming Powerball draw on Wednesday, 28 October for a chance at winning the exciting $116 million ($89.5 million cash value) jackpot prize!

The US Powerball $94 million ($75.1 million cash value) jackpot prize was claimed in the 16 September 2020 draw! The winning ticket purchased in a liquor store by a lucky player in New York matched all the winning numbers which were: 10 17 31 51 53 and Powerball number 1.