It's not only your neighbor who is doing it - but the popular celebrities too.
Here are 6 stars spotted hoping to hit the big-ger time!...
Nick Jonas, Singer.
Texan-born member of the hugely popular Jonas Brothers pop-rock band he formed with brothers Kevin and Joe. In March he was spotted buying a lottery ticket in Manhattan.
Matt Kemp, Baseball Player.
Known for dating Rhihanna and being the best baseball player in the world.
Rob Dyrdek, MTV star.
Paid $700 for Mega Millions tickets back in March at an AM/PM store in Hollywood. PHOTO: TMZ
Chris Singleton, Basketball Player.
Apparently spent $10,000 on Mega Millions tickets. “You guys are already rich,” one follower pointed out. “If I get richer, I will change the world for the better,” Singleton responded.
Damon Lindelof, Co-Creator of TV Program Lost.
"I don't want to share my jackpot with you," he tweeted, telling everyone the lottery was 'cursed.'
Trey Songz, Singer, Rapper.
Real name Tremaine "Trey" Aldon Neverson. Was buying tickets for the Virginia Lottery.