To finance a creative project by winning the Powerball, ehow.com suggests:
- Play the same numbers all the time; every time.
- Add Quick Picks.
- Join Powerball group with processes to keep whoever buys the winning ticket from deciding it was a personal purchase.
Another way to fund inventions, performances and publications is Kickstarter. According to the online platform, “Each project is independently created and managed. … Anyone can launch a project on Kickstarter as long as it meets our guidelines.”
Of the successful, $5,000 campaign for Stan the Snowman’s Plan for a Summer Tan, Marc Thomas Eckel said, “Finances were set as needed with rewards and publishing expenses. Simply a mathematical calculation. The more we could get the more we could do.”