Florida Lottery Announces New Scratch-Off Tickets
By CapitalSoup.com // March 8, 2015
offerS more than $687.9 million cash prizes
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – The Florida Lottery introduced four new Scratch-Off games that offer more than $687.9 million in total cash prizes.
All Lottery retailers are expected to have these new tickets in stock and available for purchase within 48 hours.
The headlining game, $10,000,000 FLORIDA CASH, features four top prizes of $10 million, 46 prizes of $1 million, and more than $624 million in total cash prizes.
This $25 game offers more than 11 million winning tickets, and overall odds of winning are one-in-2.88.
The $5 game, CASCADING CASH, offers more than $37 million in prizes, including eight top prizes of $250,000.
The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.00.
For just $2, players can win up to $25,000 with MONEY BAGS.
There are more than 2.8 million winning tickets totaling more than $17 million in cash prizes.
The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.36.
WILD DOUBLER, the newest $1 game, features more than 3 million chances to win.
The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.97.
Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Florida Lottery’s portfolio of games.
It comprises of approximately 64 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $640 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2013-14.