Monday, January 19, 2004
ATLANTA – The Georgia Lottery Corporation’s new instant games are an exciting way to heat up your winter. Play $10,000 Money Match for $1 and win up to $10,000. Or double your fun with the $2 game Double Lucky 7’s and win up to $27,777.
To play $10,000 Money Match, scratch off the entire play area. Match any of YOUR AMOUNTS to the WINNING AMOUNT and win that amount. Win up to six times! Players can win a free ticket, $2, $4, $6, $8, $10, $12, $24, $30, $50, $100, $250 and the top prize of $10,000. Overall odds for $10,000 Money Match are 1 in 4.71.
To play Double Lucky 7’s, scratch off the entire play area. Find a “7” symbol within a game and win the prize shown for that game. Find two “7” symbols within a game and instantly win DOUBLE the prize shown for that game. Win up to 10 times! Players can win a free ticket, $3, $5, $6, $7, $10, $14, $20, $40, $50, $77, $577 and the top prize of $27,777. Overall odds for Double Lucky 7’s are 1 in 4.05.
$10,000 Money Match and Double Lucky 7’s 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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