SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Feeling lucky? Well, the Powerball jackpot currently sits at over $140 million big ones.
So, get your numbers ready; whether you rely on a fortune cookie, important dates, or just a random selection.
Or, you could give a new app a shot. The app appears to have answered the prayers of some tech savvy players. It`s called AutoLotto, and it`s looking change the way you play the lottery.
Let's face it, between waiting in line, businesses not allowing you to use your debit card, keeping up with the paper ticket or simply forgetting to play, the process of trying to get rich can be a bit of a hassle; AutoLotto is here to fix all that.
Via identity and age verification, the app allows you to link up your credit or debit card to buy tickets solo or in groups with your friends. Hey, everyone knows when it comes to Powerball, there`s power in numbers.
You can even set up specific times when to play, say when the jackpot hits $300 million and the app will automatically buy you a designated number of tickets. The best part? Winners will be allowed to redeem their winnings through the app.
But, before you start searching your phone to download AutoLotto, you have to know the app is just in development. The Wall Street Journal reports AutoLotto Inc. has already raised over $2 million in funding.
AutoLotto plans on making the app available in every state that plays Powerball. Let`s just say that the days of you finding out you`re filthy rich through the tube, appear to be numbered.