With the historic Powerball drawing of a Billion plus dollars approaching, people, individuals, groups are scrambling to purchase the precious tickets.

They're hoping and praying they can get lucky. It's human nature to want to be the one, or one of the lucky ones, to become an instant multi-millionaire. Good luck.

If you do happen to win, some things to know as you manage your new found wealth.

The numbers are a bit off since there was no winner this past Saturday. Same principals apply, you just pay more taxes. Ain't that America?

Watch the video and and understand how the government gets paid.