The Georgia Lottery is one of the most well-known state lotteries in America, with an average annual income of more than $1 billion, one-third of which goes to state education funding. The Georgia Lottery Corporation operates the data bullseye Georgia Lottery. It was established in November 1992 by the Lottery For Education Act. The Georgia Lottery was a huge success from the start. It exceeded its initial year sales goal by $463 million in five months. In 1993, it had $1.1 billion in total sales. This made it the most successful state lottery startup in history.
There are many games offered by the Georgia Lottery, including Cash 3, Georgia 5, Fantasy 5 Keno, Cash 4, Georgia 5, Cash 4 and Georgia Lottery win for life. You can choose three numbers between one and zero for Cash 3. You can also play $0.50 or $1.00 per round. After that, you can choose from several play types. These include straight (where you win if the exact number combination is drawn) or pairs (where you win if the first or second winning numbers are in the exact order you selected). Cash 4 is similar to Cash 3, but you choose a four-number combination. Both are drawn twice daily in the afternoon as well as the evening.
Another game that has twice-a-day draws is the Georgia 5. If your number matches exactly the order drawn, you will win the $10,000 jackpot. You can win consolation prizes of $225 to $1 if you match up to four numbers, but not five. You can play five games per playslip and each game costs $1. You can play the same numbers up to seven times consecutively.
Fantasy 5 allows you to choose 5 numbers from the 39 on the playslip. If you match five numbers, you win the top prize. Minor cash prizes are available for matching four or more numbers. Match two numbers and you’ll get a Fantasy 5 Quik Pik tickets (the computer chooses the numbers). Each game costs $1. You can also choose to play the eZmatch option for $1. This allows you to instantly win a cash prize if any of your numbers match the eZmatch numbers. You can win as many as five tickets.
Georgia Lottery Win for Life offers a unique payout for top prize winners: $1,000 per week for the rest their lives. You only need to select six numbers between 1 and 42 from the play area. Each playslip can be used up to five times with each one costing $1. Six numbers are drawn in the lottery, plus one “Free Ball” number. All you need to do in order to win the top prize is match all six numbers. You will win $1,000 per week if your combination matches five numbers and the Free Ball number. If you have five to three numbers, you can win consolation prizes. The cash prizes will increase if the Free Ball is a part of your winning combination.