No one matched all six numbers on Monday (July 3) night powerball drawing, so the jackpot has now increased to $546 million ($282.0 million cash value).

The winning numbers drawn on Monday were 15-26-31-38-61, with the Powerball number being 3.

according to an expert, the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292 million, and increasing those chances is challenging.

Buying multiple tickets slightly increases the odds of winning, but it requires spending more money upfront and potentially sharing the prize with other winners.

The odds of winning a lesser prize are slightly better at 1 in 24.9. Powerball drawings are held live every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday night, with tickets priced at $2 each.

Since April, the grand prize has remained unclaimed. What are your thoughts on todays (july 5, 2023) drawing result?