Toto was first launched on June 9, 1968 in Singapore. Since that time, the lottery has changed a number of times, but its basic format is still the same. Back then, the top prize was guaranteed at S$300,000. Later, in 1988, the game went to a six out of 42 format, which increased the top prize to S$500,000. In October 2014, Toto changed to a six out of 49 format, which increased the jackpot to S$580 million.
There are multiple ways to bet in the Toto lottery, including through mobile phones and online. There are several different types of bets available, but the simplest is to choose 6 numbers between one and 49. For S$1, you can purchase an Ordinary entry, which contains six numbers. You can also purchase a Super Lotto ticket, which gives you the option to select as many as 12 numbers. However, the larger your selection, the more tickets you need to buy, which will increase your total bet amount.
When playing toto, it’s a good idea to read the rules and the guidelines for the game. If you know what you’re doing, you can improve your chances of winning a jackpot. The odds of winning a jackpot are 1 in 40.4 million.