Virginia Lottery Adds $50 Scratcher, Breaks $2b Win Mark

Virginia Lottery

The Virginia Lottery added a $50 scratch off game, $326,000,000 Fortune. Players have collected over $2 billion in online payouts from the Virginia Lottery. The lottery accounted for about 10% of Virginia’s K-12 education budget in FY 2022. RICHMOND, Va. – With more than 300,000 accounts, the Virginia online lottery has paid more than $2 … Read more

Grand Lotto in the Philippines Under Fire After 433 Winners

Philippines Lottery

The Grand Lotto of the Philippines had 433 players win the lottery on Oct. 1. That suspiciously large number of winners has caused a lot of controversy within the online gambling community. MANILA, Philippines – The Grand Lotto of the Philippines is under fire after 433 people won their Oct. 1 drawing of about $4 … Read more

PA Lottery Partners With Eagles And Steelers For SCD

Steelers Slot Machine

The Pennsylvania Lottery is offering $5 Fast Play tickets in partnership with the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers. These tickets let players enter a second-chance draw which can award Eagles and Steelers related prizes. The deadline to enter these contests is Oct. 6, 2022. PHILADELPHIA – The Pennsylvania Lottery has partnered with both the Philadelphia … Read more

PA Lottery Earns $1B For Senior Programs 11th Straight Year

PA Lottery

The Pennsylvania Lottery raised $1.2 billion for senior programs in PA in FY 2021-22. About $5 billion in traditional lottery sales were made. This was the second-best lottery year for PA in history, behind only 2020-21. HARRISBURG, Penn. – The Pennsylvania Lottery announced that they had raised more than $1 billion for senior programs in … Read more

$1,000 A Day For Life Winner, Smart Over Time, Or Lump Sum?

$1,000 A Week For Life

A North Carolina lottery winner won $1,000 a day for life off of a Lucky for Life ticket. Should they take the lump sum, they would be granted $5.75 million before taxes. Taking the annuity will see $365,000 a year before taxes. CHARLOTTE – In Gaston County North Carolina, a lucky lottery player won $1,000 … Read more

Mega Millions Jackpot Breaks Into Top 5

Mega Millions Jackpot

The Mega Millions jackpot is getting close to clearing a billion, with a $790 million jackpot, and 28 failed drawings. Mega Millions has only surpassed a billion dollars twice since its 2002 revamp, but they have both occurred in the last four years, with the milestones being hit in 2021. WASHINGTON – The Mega Millions … Read more

iLottery Betting Options Helping Retail Lotto Locations

Online Lottery

Online gambling options such as the iLottery have shown to help, not hurt, retail betting options. The iLottery has enhanced player experience through ease of purchase, rewards clubs, and online ticket cashing. BOSTON – Recent studies have shown that iLottery sales do not negatively affect retail lottery options. In fact, many iLottery experts have stated … Read more