Privacy Policy

The Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL) provides access to and use of various websites, including but not limited to and a YouTube channel that displays the Powerball drawings, and social media pages (such as Powerball First Millionaire of the Year and Powerball Playoff) that are established, managed, and maintained by MUSL and subject to this Privacy Policy.


If you find this privacy policy unacceptable, you should discontinue visiting the site(s) or engaging with the social media pages.

From time to time, we may update these terms and conditions and the privacy policy.  We will update you by labeling the information as “Updated”.


The terms “we”, “us” or “our” and “MUSL” refer to the Multi-State Lottery Association.   The terms “user”, “you” or “your” refer to you as a person who interacts with the website(s) or media pages, and may provide data or information to us.

Information Regarding Cookies and Privacy

We reserve the right to use cookies to customize your browsing experience. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser. We use the cookie feature only to store a randomly generated an identifying tag on your computer. These tags provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the MUSL's website. Our use of cookies cannot be used to gather or steal information about you or your computer system nor do they compromise your privacy or security. You can refuse the cookies or delete the cookie file from your computer by using any of the widely available methods.

If you set up an account with us, you will provide personally identifiable information:

If you send MUSL an email requesting information, you may decide to send personally identifying information, such as:

Information collected through setting up an account or emailing us is used by MUSL solely for the purpose it is intended, such as providing information and responding to requests. MUSL does not sell or rent this information to anyone.

Further, you should be aware that such email communications may not be secure. MUSL, its member lotteries, Directors, Officers, and employees are not responsible for any damage caused by obtaining personal or personally identifying information by a third party by any means, including theft, program error, human error, and by any means of malicious intent.

For the protection of website users and MUSL, we will fully cooperate with any member lotteries, law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing MUSL to disclose the identity of anyone allegedly posting any information or materials.

We collect and use various types of information to maximize your experience with and help us improve our Website.   We collect and use information that you choose to share with us and may use the information to communicate with you in various ways, including via emails, surveys, and newsletters.

If you participate in a survey, send an email to us, or subscribe to an electronic newsletter, the website will gather the following information, some of which may be considered personally identifiable information. If you use social media, and “like” us, or follow us on twitter, we may collect information such as your username.

We may also collect domain name, location, or IP addresses – this information is not personally identifiable information.

Use of Your Information

MUSL may use the information we receive from and about you to enhance our business activities and communicate with you by sending you requested information and responding to your questions.


MUSL employs a third-party to place appropriate advertisements on its websites such as Should you chose to click on an ad, you are no longer on the MUSL website, and the advertiser’s privacy policy applies to your information.

MUSL will be able to calculate how many clicks an advertisement receives.

Social Media Postings

MUSL may set up social media pages that are intended for fans to engage in a fun and interactive dialogue about promotions and lottery games. MUSL reserves the right to prohibit and delete content that:

Intellectual Property

MUSL shall remain the sole and exclusive owner of all rights, title, and interest in and to all specifically copyrighted information created and posted for inclusion in this system. Users should assume, unless otherwise specifically noted, that everything you see or, in the case of livestreams, hear on a MUSL website, and any files or programming related to the website, are protected by proprietary rights, such as copyright, trademark, etc. Absence of a specific notice of proprietary rights, such as a copyright notice, does not necessarily mean that the item is in the public domain. Unauthorized copying or use of items from the website can lead to enforcement actions by the holders of proprietary rights. Visitors and users may not, recopy, distribute, publicly display, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use for public or commercial purposes any of the contents of the website, such as text, images, audio, and video, without MUSL's prior written permission. Please send an email to for permission requests.

MUSL welcomes hyperlink establishment to its web sites. The link should be established under the following conditions:

MUSL when appropriate, may use links to other websites. MUSL is not responsible for the contents of any of the information on any websites linked with its website. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by MUSL or its members.

Solicitation Prohibited

Use of the MUSL information technology system to send unsolicited and email to MUSL's members or its employees is prohibited.

Statements Provided by Third Parties

Occasionally, statements or material by third parties, including advertisers, may be posted on the website. This is not an indication of MUSL's or its members’ endorsement of such statements or information.

Choice of Law

Construction of the disclaimers above and resolution of disputes thereof are governed by the laws of the state of Iowa. The laws of the state of Iowa shall apply to all uses of this data and this system. By use of this system and any data contained therein, the user agrees that use shall conform to all applicable laws and regulations and user shall not violate the rights of any third parties.

Additional Information

This Privacy Policy is designed to protect personal information and privacy rights as currently understood, and to satisfy applicable rules and regulations, but cannot address every potential issue and circumstance. MUSL will follow data protection requirements of the state of Iowa, and any applicable federal regulations.

California law entitles California residents to request additional information about what personally identifiable information a company shares with third parties for those third parties’ direct marketing efforts. MUSL does not share any personally identifiable information with third parties.

Additionally, there is no industry or legal standard for recognizing or honoring Do Not Track (DNT) signals, and MUSL does not respond to them currently.