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The worst tips for winning the lottery
|Gönderen: 20-Nisan-2020 Saat 11:51 | Kayıtlı IP
More than $2.2 billion is on the table ahead of this
week's Mega Millions and Powerball drawings, and people
are losing their minds. Dozens of articles purport to
have "tips" for beating the odds, while other websites
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Most of the advice is very bad, because, I'm sorry, you
are absolutely not going to win.
The odds of chancing upon the six-number combination to
win the Mega Millions $1.6 billion jackpot is 1 in 302.6
million, while your chances of winning the $620 million
Powerball are only marginally better, at 1 in 292
million. The chance of winning both is 1 in 88
quadrillion, which yes, is a real number.
Read on for some of the worst, most boring advice for
would-be lottery winners. And good luck ¡ª you're going
to need a lot of it.
Worst advice for winning the lottery:
1. "Buy as many tickets as you can afford."
Do not do this.
2. "If you find a discarded lottery ticket, it's worth
taking the time to double-check."
It won't be.
3. "Win a bigger payout by choosing rarer numbers."
This is not how statistics works.
4. "Everyone knows the lottery is a game of chance ¡ª but
it seems there are certain numbers that are luckier than
5. "When all is said and done, using astrology to help
select your lotto game numbers is probably just as good
as any other system.
Well, you're not wrong.
6. "When you play a lottery of multiple numbers, it is
essential that you tie personal lucky numbers into the
calendar day number that the lottery is drawn.