FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
THE FLORIDA LOTTERY IS GIVING PLAYERS A NEW WAY TO WIN FOR LIFE
WITH THE $10,000 A WEEK FOR LIFE SCRATCH-OFF GAME
TALLAHASSEE - Following the success of the WEEK FOR LIFE family of Scratch-Off games that launched in July, the Florida Lottery today introduces the new $20 Scratch-Off, $10,000 A WEEK FOR LIFE! This new game features more than $450 million in total cash prizes and over ten million winning tickets, including six top prizes of $10,000 a week for life! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-2.97.
The Florida Lottery also launched four additional Scratch-Off games today that offer more than $176 million in total cash prizes. All Lottery retailers are expected to have these new tickets in stock and available for purchase within 72 hours.
The $5 game, LUCKY 13, features 16 top prizes of $250,000 and 176 prizes of $10,000! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-4.01.
For just $3, players can win up to $50,000 with BANKROLL BINGO. There are over seven million winning tickets totaling more than $58 million in cash prizes! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-3.99.
The newest $2 game, MONEY ROLL, features more than $32 million in total cash prizes, including 30 top prizes of $20,000! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-4.50.
TRIPLE WIN offers 84 top prizes of $3,000 and more than $12 million in total cash prizes! This $1 game features more than four million winning tickets, and overall odds of winning are one-in-4.88.Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 68 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $784 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2016-17.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $32 billion to education and sending more than 750,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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