Buying Your Lottery Online

Some states have made it possible to purchase tickets for their lottery online. In July 2017, the New Hampshire lottery joined the ranks of the states with online lottery ticket sales. The lottery’s online operations are run by NeoPollard Interactive and feature draw games and instant win games. In addition, players can purchase tickets for popular lottery games such as Mega Millions and Powerball online. The lottery’s website also allows for custom number selection.

Most states in the US have an online lottery website, but these websites’ primary utility is to display winning numbers and contact information. However, a handful of lotteries are expanding their offerings and have introduced Instant Games, or casino-like games that you can play on your mobile device. These games are designed to give you the same opportunity to win big as in a traditional lottery.

In addition, some states have lottery apps that can help you purchase Powerball tickets. In addition to the lottery website, lottery apps can help you buy Powerball tickets from the comfort of your own home. While the Internet is an easy way to purchase lottery tickets, it’s important to be careful. Some fraudulent websites may send you to an unauthorized retailer who may not have your best interests at heart.

The earliest recorded lottery games were held in China during the Han Dynasty. The Chinese had many of these public lotteries to raise money for government projects. The game was also mentioned in the Chinese Book of Songs.