These Powerball lottery winners gave great advice that could save you millions

These Powerball lottery winners gave great advice that could save you millions

$293 million Powerball winner Cindy Hill holds the microphone to daughter Jaiden, as husband Mark and sons Jason and Cody look on. They won half of the $587.5 million Powerball jackpot in that draw. Photo: Dave Kaup/Reuters

When a Forbes Magazine writer wrote about an Arizona Powerball win in 2012, she gave some good advice from the anonymous winners on how to handle their win.

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Powerball $768 million winner FAILS to give away $200 gift cards on Mother's Day

Powerball $768 million winner FAILS to give away $200 gift cards on Mother's Day

Manuel Franco, seen here with Nicole Domitro, revealed himself in April as the $768 million Powerball jackpot winner. PHOTO: Facebook

All the multi-millionaire Powerball winner wanted to do was give away some of his wealth. At the press conference in April he spoke about helping others after financial advisors got his own affairs in order. But a month later, Manuel Franco found it was a harder task than he first thought.

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Ellen asks $1.6 Billion Powerball winners how it felt to win ... no surprise there!

"It's a dream," said John Robertson, a $1.6 Billion Powerball shared winner, to Ellen Degeneres on The Ellen Show, "and I don't want to wake up right now!" John and Lisa collected a third share in the 2016 draw, which amounted to nearly $529 million. The couple spoke to her on the popular daily show about their gigantic win and also revealed to Ellen when they bought tickets.

The secret to how these winners increased their odds of winning the lottery twice

The secret to how these winners increased their odds of winning the lottery twice

Twice in a million! New York winner Bruce Magistro won a $1 million prize twice in a 4 year period.

If it happened once, that would not be very interesting. But if it happened twice, then you would start to sit up and take notice. I'm talking about winning the jackpot or other large prizes twice. Or the same numbers coming up again.

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The truth about giant lottery jackpot rollovers: should you play or avoid them?

The truth about giant lottery jackpot rollovers: should you play or avoid them?

Don't be like these 48 Pennsylvania Powerball winners who shared the $107 million jackpot, only getting $2.2 million each.

Everyone gets excited when a major game like the Mega Millions, Powerball, UK National Lottery or Canada's Lotto Max starts heading into the multi-million territory.

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5 things Dick and Betsy should have done with their lottery ticket

5 things Dick and Betsy should have done with their lottery ticket

Staff from the Trex Mart in Missouri hold advice of a winning $558 million Powerball ticket which was bought from their store. But what if the owner had lost it?

Betsy screamed out as the scrabbling noise increased and the automatic light flicked on again outside. "There's an intruder outside our back door!"

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How much do you know about the US Powerball? It's time to take our Quiz

With the recent giant jackpots from Mega Millions and US Powerball, now’s the time to take a quick quiz to see what you really know about Powerball…