Even though you didn't win the big prize in the Mega Millions drawing, it doesn't mean your ticket is trash.
You can win anywhere from $2 for matching just the Mega Ball number to $250,000 for matching the 5 other numbers. Check out this chart, then check your ticket. You may still be able to say, "I won!" even if all you can do with your winnings is buy a cup of coffee.
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