If you live in the great state of Texas, then you have probably played the Mega Millions lottery game; it’s one of the biggest games in the state. But do you ever Megaply your tickets? What’s that, you ask? For an extra dollar, you can add the Megaplier to you Mega Millions ticket to increase the amount of money that you could potentially win.
How do you play Texas Lottery’s Mega Millions Megaplier? It’s simple, you just pay an extra dollar for each ticket that you buy to Megaply your ticket. Prior to each draw, Texas Lottery will hold a draw where they will choose the Megaplier number. This number can be either a 2, 3, or 4. Depending on what number is chosen, that is how many times they will multiply your prize that you won.
For example, if the number 4 is chosen, whatever prize you win will be multiplied by four. So, if you matched the first five numbers, you would win $250,000. Since the number 4 was drawn in the example, you would multiply the $250,000 by four, which would increase your prize money to $1 million. However, this only applies to the non-jackpot prizes but, nevertheless, it’s a good way to win more money.
Is it worth it to spend the extra dollar to buy the Mega Millions Multiplier? Yes, it is. That’s because it has the potential to increase your expected winnings. You pay double the price for the ticket, but could win more than double the prizes. That makes it a good idea!