The Winner of the $1.94 Billion Powerball Jackpot Received Only $997.6 Million

People got curious to know why the winner of the $1.94 billion Powerball jackpot received only $997.6 million

The ways a jackpot winner can collect their prize are the reason it happens

No matter how big the Powerball jackpot is, there are two ways the winner can collect their prize

The first is the cash option, which is the most popular

The annuity option is the second way to claim a prize

In the Cash Option, the stated, anticipated jackpot is listed first and the value is listed second

On the other hand, the annuity option rewards the winner with 30 graded payouts

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