Read everything about Georgia Lottery and know about all the games that are offered by the Georgia Lottery Cooperation.
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What is Georgia Lottery?
The Georgia Lottery Corporation, which is popularly known by the name of Georgia Lottery is looked up by the Government of Georgia, United States.
It has its headquarter in Atlanta and all above that, it takes up to US$1 billion yearly.
According to the law, half of the money goes to prizes, one-third in education. Moreover, the investment of the remaining amount is in the marketing of the lottery.
The funding of education money is in the HOPE Scholarship and has become a successful model of other lotteries.
History of Georgia Lottery
The government-run lottery was approved in 1992 by Georgia constitutional amendment. The Georgia General Assembly was the first to initiate Georgia Lottery Corporation (GLC).
The weekly-jackpot game, Lotto Georgia fused with two similar games in 2001.
On the official site of the Georgia Lottery, there is a different section on the upper tab headed by the name of “Winners Gallery.”
In this section, you can see the recent winners of the lottery games who have won prizes up to $600.
Current Draw Games
In-house draw games
Instant games are nothing but a scratch games. In this, the player just has to scratch a thin film from the ticket and see whether the ticket is a winning ticket or not. There is more probability of winning.
This game is played 3 times a day. In this, there are three machines which have numbers from 0 to 9. And the player having those three numbers in any sequence wins.
It is also played three times a day and is similar to Cash 3. However, it has four machines.
This is 5 digit game. It is different from Cash 3 and 4. However, in this, the player should have all five numbers matching the winning number. It was introduced on August 1, 2010.
It is in the existence since November 14, 1994. It is played once a day. It draws a number between 5 to 42. The Jackpot begins at $125,000 and increases if there is no top-prize winner.
Keno is played every four minutes a day. Twenty numbers from 1 to 80 are selected and the player selects a number from 1 to 10.
Keno has a multiplier option, for an extra $1 per play, that multiplies prizes by 1x, 2x, 3x, 5x, or 10x.
The drawings are done twice a week and the prize value of the jackpot increases till the time it is not won. It is a multi-state jackpot game that gives the opportunity to players to win the jackpot and extra prize money.
Powerball drawings are done thrice a week, i.e. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:00 pm. It is also a multi-state jackpot opportunity for people and each play is of $2.
Cash4Life is played every day and can make you lucky at any day. The drawings are done at 9:00 pm daily and can give you the chance of becoming an owner of $365,000 ($1,000 a day) or $52,000 ($1,000 a week) a year.
How to claim your prize money?
To claim the money, you can make an appointment on an online scheduler, and you can claim prizes up to $601 from any Georgia Lottery retail location.
And to see the winning number, you can see it on the official website of the Georgia Lottery. By clicking on the “Winning” Section, you can search by number and by date as well.
Moreover, there is a section of advanced search. In this, you can choose the game and see the winners within a certain range of dates.
Top Five Prizes Claimed
|Game Number||Game Name||Ticket Price||Top Prize||Claimed||Total|
|1531||$1,000,000 Taxes Paid||$10||$1,428,571||3||3|
No matter how long you are trying, whenever you win a lottery you have your whole life settled from there.
The Prize money of lotteries can make your future stable and you can be carefree after a certain age.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much time do I have to claim my prize money?
You can claim your prize money till 180 days after the results are announced.
What hours are Georgia lottery dictrict offices open?
Georgia Lottery District Offices are open Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
South Terminal claim prize hours*:
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed until further notice
Sunday: Closed until further notice
Is payslip enough to claim your prize?
No, the player must have a valid scratch ticket to claim the prize.
What happens to unclaimed prize money?
The prize winnings that are unclaimed go to the fund of HOPE and Pre-K Programs.