Mega Millions holds the record for the second largest lottery jackpot of all time, with three ticket holders splitting $656 million on March 30th 2012. Find out more about this multistate lottery by choosing from the links below.
Ticket holders are required to select five main numbers from 1 to 75 and one Mega Ball number from a separate pool of 1 to 15. Find out how to play the Mega Millions lottery and learn where to get tickets.
There are nine Mega Millions prize tiers. Click here to learn how to claim a prize if you've won online or bought a winning ticket at an authorized retailer.
If you want to know if you've been victim of a Mega Millions scam, read the Scams section and find out how to stay alert.
Do you want to know more about taxes on Mega Millions prizes? Check how much tax you would pay if you won a prize and view the tax rates for each jurisdiction.
Learn about the upcoming Mega Millions game changes to be introduced in October 2017, such as an increase in the minimum jackpot from $15 million to $40 million and changes in the odds for second tier prizes from 1 in 18 million to 1 in 12 million.
Read the answers to all the most frequently asked Mega Millions questions, including where you can find the latest winning numbers and what numbers you need to match to win a prize.