Mega Millions, as you may already know, is a popular lottery in the US. The tickets can be purchased from grocery stores, corner shops and also online. The minimum Mega Millions jackpot is $15 million but it keeps growing until someone hits the jackpot. This lottery was first introduced in the state of Illinois in May 2002. The proceeds from this lottery are mostly used in the development of public sector projects, to fund the educational institutions located in Illinois and to fund the research projects.
The Mega Millions jackpot of $134 million whose winning lottery numbers were drawn on 16th September was claimed by a couple who lives in Tuscola, a small city in Illinois. They said that this lottery has made all their dreams come true. Soon after winning the lottery they contacted their legal and financial advisers to help them devise a plan for their early retirement from their respective jobs.
The man and woman, both of whom wish to remain anonymous, work in a factory and health care industry, respectively. The winning couple has opted to take out the prize money in one lump sum. The total money that they have received is close to $90 million. They said that they will use this money to help their families and relatives; they also revealed that they will donate some money to the charitable organizations and will also use the money to help the community of Tuscola. in which they grew up.
The winning Mega Million lottery ticket was purchased Lambo’s BP, a gas and service station located on Southline Road in Tuscola. The owner of the station was glad to find out that they’ve sold the winning ticket at their store. The owner of the service station would too receive a prize of $500,000 for selling the winning ticket. The numbers drawn on Friday, 16th September were 13, 21, 28, 34, 40 and 15.
If this story of an accidental millionaire has ignited the dream of winning Mega Million jackpot in you then wait no more. Buy Mega Million tickets online or from a nearby store. Pray that you get all numbers matched in a draw that is held on every Tuesday and Friday. The winning numbers of Mega Million are broadcasted live at 9:59 PM CT.