SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to make more money, you could get a head start with Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing!
The jackpot for the New Year’s Day drawing is an estimated $425 million, with a cash option worth about $255 million.
The drawing will be the 20th since the jackpot was last hit on October 23, when a winning ticket in South Carolina won the $1.5billion jackpot, the highest in Mega Millions history.
One hopeful resident told 22News why she plays weekly.
“To hope to win…so we can enjoy our retirement,” said Ann Herrick of Springfield. “We play every Tuesday, and Friday for years.”
The Mega Millions winning numbers have been drawn!
Winning numbers: 34-44-57-62-70
Mega Ball: 14