Monday, January 12, 2004
ATLANTA – The Georgia Lottery Corporation’s new instant games are peachy keen. Play Peach Bucks, a $1 game, and win up to $3,000. Or play Gold Luck for $10 and win up to $500,000.
To play Peach Bucks, scratch off the entire play area. Find a “buck” symbol in the play area and win the prize shown under it. Win up to six times! Players can win a free ticket, $2, $3, $4, $5, $6, $7, $9, $11, $15, $21, $30, $50, $100, $180, $300, $600 and the top prize of $3,000. Overall odds for Peach Bucks are 1 in 4.34.
To play Gold Luck, scratch off the entire play area. Beat the Dealer: If YOUR CARD beats the DEALER’S CARD in the same hand, you win the prize shown for that hand. Ace is high. Lucky 7’s: Get three 7’s in any row, column or diagonal and win the prize shown. Fast $50: Get two like symbols and instantly win $50. Match Up: Match three like symbols in the same game and win prize shown in the prize legend. Double Up: Find the word “DOUBLE” under the gold bars and DOUBLE your TOTAL WINNINGS on this ticket. Players can win a free ticket, $15, $20, $25, $30, $40, $50, $60, $80, $100, $200, $1,000, $10,000 and the top prize of $500,000. Overall odds for Gold Luck are 1 in 3.10.
Peach Bucks and Gold Luck go on sale at lottery retailers statewide today. Prizes up to $599 can be claimed at any location where lottery instant tickets are sold. Players who win prizes over $599 may claim their winnings at one of the seven Georgia Lottery district offices. These are located in Dalton, Duluth, Columbus, Macon, Augusta, Thomasville, Savannah, and at the GLC headquarters in Atlanta. Winners can also mail a completed claim form, along with the signed winning ticket, to the GLC headquarters.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corporation has returned over $6 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs. These include Georgia’s HOPE scholarship program; a statewide, voluntary pre-kindergarten program for four-year-olds; and a wide range of technological and capital upgrades for the state’s schools, technical institutes, colleges, universities and public libraries.
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