The February 2013 LOTTO 6/49 Bonus
WHAT IS THE LOTTO 6/49 FEBRUARY BONUS?
The LOTTO 6/49 February bonus is a special promotion for customers available only during the month of February 2013. For each of the eight draws in February, LOTTO 6/49 will offer an additional draw for a special annuity prize of $100,000 A Year For Life. Six additional winning numbers will be drawn for the bonus prize for each draw. Players must match all six bonus prize numbers to win. Winners of the bonus draw will have the choice of the $100,000 annuity prize or a one-time lump sum cash payment of $1.5 million.
WHY ARE YOU OFFERING A LOTTO 6/49 BONUS?
As we're always looking for ways to improve our games and enhance the player experience, we're introducing this LOTTO 6/49 bonus to customers for a limited time. Players will have the chance to win not only the Jackpot prize but also $100,000 a year for life!
WHEN DOES THE LOTTO 6/49 FEBRUARY BONUS TAKE PLACE?
The LOTTO 6/49 February bonus will take place during the month of February. For each of the eight LOTTO 6/49 draws in February, six additional winning numbers will be drawn for the bonus prize of $100,000 A Year For Life.
WHAT ARE THE ODDS OF WINNING THE BONUS PRIZE?
The odds of winning the bonus prize of $100,000 A Year For Life are 1 in 13,983,816, which are the same odds of winning the Jackpot prize in LOTTO 6/49.
DO YOU HAVE TO TAKE THE ANNUITY OR IS THERE A LUMP SUM OPTION?
If there is one winning ticket and there is only one winner of that ticket, the winner has the option of choosing the annuity of $100,000 A Year For Life or the one-time lump sum payment of $1.5 million. If there is more than one winning ticket, the annuity will not be available and the lump sum cash payment will be shared equally among all winning tickets. If the bonus prize is won by a group, the group must take the lump sum payment of $1.5 million.
ARE THERE SUBSIDIARY PRIZES AVAILABLE ON THE BONUS?
To win the bonus prize, players must match all six bonus prize numbers. There are no secondary/subsidiary prizes available.
IS EVERY LOTTO 6/49 TICKET ELIGIBLE FOR THE FEBRUARY BONUS?
All LOTTO 6/49 selections purchased for any of the eight draws in February, including through repurchase and LOTTO ADVANCE, will be eligible for both the LOTTO 6/49 Jackpot and the annuity prize bonus draw for the draw date(s) listed on the ticket.
I PLAY IN A GROUP. ARE WE STILL ELIGIBLE TO WIN THE FEBRUARY BONUS PRIZE?
Groups are eligible to win the LOTTO 6/49 February bonus prize; however, if the group wins it must take the $1.5 million lump sum payment.
WHAT WILL THE TICKET CHECKER SAY IF I'VE WON THE BONUS OR SHARED THE BONUS WITH OTHERS?
If there is only one winning ticket for the bonus, the ticket checker will say that you've won $100,000 a year for life. If there is more than one winning ticket, the ticket checker will specify the lump sum share ($1.5 million divided by the number of winning tickets).
I MATCHED 6/6 NUMBERS FOR THE BONUS PRIZE BUT WAS TOLD I CAN'T GET THE ANNUITY AND HAVE TO SPLIT THE LUMP SUM WITH OTHERS. WHY?
If there is more than one winning ticket for the bonus prize, the annuity will not be available and the lump sum cash payment of $1.5 million will be shared equally among all winning tickets. Also, if you are part of a group, the group must take the lump sum payment of $1.5 million.
THE LOTTO 6/49 FEBRUARY BONUS PRIZE IS AN ANNUITY OF $100,000 A YEAR FOR LIFE. WHAT IS AN ANNUITY?
An annuity is a type of long-term investment purchased from an annuity provider on behalf of the winner. Annuities allow significant prize payments to be made to winners over an extended period of time.
I AM A LOTTO ADVANCE SUBSCRIBER. AM I ELIGIBLE TO WIN THE FEBRUARY BONUS DRAWS?
You are eligible to win any regular or February bonus prize for any LOTTO 6/49 draw that falls within your subscription period.
Download the official LOTTO 6/49 Game Conditions and February 2013 LOTTO 6/49 Bonus Draws Conditions. Download the official Interprovincial Lottery Corporation Rules and Regulations Respecting Lotteries and Lottery Tickets and the Supplemental OLG Rules and Conditions to Interprovincial Lottery Corporation Games. While efforts are made to ensure that the rules are accurate and up to date, the game conditions cannot always reflect changes. The Interprovincial Lottery Corporation (ILC) reserves the right to change these game conditions, with or without notice and at such times and in such manner as ILC deems appropriate.