When you visit Las Vegas, it's clear from the moment you walk into the airport that the game with the worst odds for gamblers is the slot machines, and that's why they're everywhere.

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If you knew the odds of winning for some of these slot machines, it may deter you from spending your money, but if you knew one had much better odds of a payout than another, it may be worth a shot.

With both the Mega Millions and Powerball Jackpots around a Billion dollars, there are even more people buying tickets than ever before which just means your odds of winning that entire jackpot are going down.

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Let's see if we can help give you better odds the next time you're playing the lottery.

Which of the Illinois Lottery Scratch-Off Games Have Best Odds?


You may have to pay more per scratch-off ticket, but the payoffs are much higher, and the odds of winning are better.

Here are the 6 Illinois Lottery Tickets with the best odds to win money:

$3,000,000 Cash Fortune ($30): 1 in 2.72

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Titanium Black 7s: 1 in 2.85

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200X Payout: 1 in 2.78

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Cash Celebration: 1 in 2.72

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Million $$ Match: 1 in 2.85

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Diamond Crossword 10X: 1 in 2.80

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