Winning ,000 a week for the rest of your life sounds fantastic, but did you know there are other lotteries out there that will award you even bigger prizes, where you can win .000 a week for life or even ,000,000 a year for life. All these prizes are offered by the New York Lottery, one of the oldest state-run lotteries, straight through its instant scratch card games. You don't need to wait for the draw; you'll know immediately if you've won, even before you've left the store where you bought the ticket.
If you want to win ,000 a week for life, you can try your luck with the Set for Life scratch-off game, which sells for a ticket. To play, scratch off the upper section to recap the six winning numbers; then scratch off the lower section to recap your 15 numbers. If any of your numbers matches the winning numbers, you win the prize shown. You can win up to fifteen times. If you recap a coin symbol, you win the prize shown automatically. If you recap a star symbol, you win ten times the prize shown. And if you recap the "Life" sticker then you win the grand prize of ,000 a week for the rest of your life. Apart from the grand prize, you can win minor prizes ranging from to ,000. If you're feeling even luckier, you can try for ,000 a week for life with the Win for Life remarkable which retails for a ticket. Game mechanics are similar to the Set for Life game although the minor prizes are larger, ranging from to 0,000.
Or if you would like to win bigger amounts but over a shorter duration of time, you can try the 0,000,000 Extravaganza, which retails for a ticket. There will be 8 winners of the ,000.000 grand prize, which pays out 0,000 a year for 20 years, 12 winners of the ,000,000 prizes which pays 0,000 a year for 20 years and 84 winners of the ,000,000 prize, which pays ,000 a year for 20 years. There are also minor prizes ranging from to ,000. All you need to win is to match any of your fifteen numbers with the ten winning numbers; a coin sticker means an self-operating win while a star sticker means you win 10 times the prize number shown.
Finally, the biggest payoff of all is offered by the Win ,000,000 a Year for Life scratch-off card, which retails for but which guarantees you one million a year for the rest of your life if you recap the Life sticker on your scratch card. Minor prizes range from to ,000.
To safe your winnings, instantly sign the back of your winning marker to ensure that nobody else can claim your prize in case you lose your ticket. If you win the jackpot prize, you can claim it at a buyer aid town or mail the marker with a completed claim form to the New York Lottery office at Schenectady. You can only claim prizes one year from the winning draw date, after which they expire.