Wednesday Night's Powerball drawing didn't have a grand prize winner but there was one lucky "Big Money" winner in New York.

The New York State Lottery announced that there was one 3rd place ticket from last night's Powerball drawing sold in New York.

That ticket matched four out of five numbers and also had the Powerball number. The third-place prize is $50,000.


Wednesday's Winning Powerball numbers were: 6-19-28-44-60 with a Powerball of 10

If you didn't win, you might want to increase your chance of beating the 1 in 913,129.18 odds of winning $50,000, you might consider buying your next Powerball at one of these places.

There are the luckiest places in New York to buy a lottery ticket.

The 3rd luckiest store chain for lottery tickets is Wegmans. They sold 281 big winning tickets since 2012.

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Credit: Google Maps

The 2nd luckiest store chain is Tops. They have sold over 350 winning lottery tickets of $5000 or more since 2012.

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And now for the luckiest store chain to get your lottery ticket from:


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Yes, the convenience store chain has sold over 1000 winning lottery tickets that had a jackpot of $5000 or more.

So if you are looking for all the competitive advantages when it comes to winning the lottery, you may want to change your mind about where you buy your ticket from.

Heck, you might even want to buy a ticket from each store chain to help your chances of winning.

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