Georgia Lottery Debuts Decades of Dollars

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The Georgia Lottery is introducing a multi-state game with the opportunity to win millions of dollars. Decades of Dollars is a new game with a top prize of $250,000 every year for 30 years.

“We constantly are looking for ways to keep our games fresh and exciting for players as we work to maximize revenues for the educational programs we fund,”# said Georgia Lottery Corp. President and CEO Margaret DeFrancisco. “The additional revenue generated by Decades of Dollars will benefit Georgia”s HOPE Scholarship and Pre-K students.”#

Decades of Dollars tickets are on sale now and drawings will be held every Monday and Thursday at 11 p.m. All drawings will be broadcast live on official Georgia Lottery draw stations throughout the state. Winning numbers can be checked at www.galottery.com.
Tickets are $2 per play.

To play Decades of Dollars, select six of 47 numbers. Win the top prize by matching the six numbers drawn. The game offers four additional prizes from $10,000 to $2.

The top prize of $250,000 a year for 30 years is guaranteed. If a winner passes away before all annuity payments are made, the remaining payments would be transferable to a beneficiary.

Georgia Lottery Decades of Dollars top prizewinners can select a $4 million cash option.

Overall odds of winning any prize are approximately 1 in 6.2. Odds of winning the top prize are approximately 1 in 10.7 million.

Any Georgia Lottery retailer selling a top prize ticket will receive a $5,000 retailer bonus.

Decades of Dollars is a multi-state game played in Georgia, Virginia and Kentucky. As with all other Georgia Lottery games, proceeds from Decades of Dollars will benefit education in the state of Georgia.

For more information, visit www.galottery.com.