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Enter Cash for Life's Second Chance Contest for your chance to win* weekly $1,000 prizes PLUS a chance at the $1,000 a week for a year GRAND PRIZE!

* No Purchase Necessary. Contest closes February 23, 2024. Must be 18 years or older and a resident of Ontario to enter. For full contest rules visit:

Cash for Life


$4 per play

Cash for Life 1178 tickets


INSTANT Lottery Game No. 1180

  • $4 per play.

  • Prize payout†: 67.79 per cent. 

  • Overall odds of winning: 1 in 3.86.

  • $1000 A Week for Life top prize. 

For more information about this game, read the Player’s Guide Fact Sheet.

If you require the Player’s Guide Fact Sheet in another format, please call the OLG Support Centre at 1‑800‑387‑0098.


How to play CASH FOR LIFE

1. GAMES 1 to 7: Scratch GAMES 1 to 7 entirely. 

2. Uncover three (3) identical prize amounts in the same GAME, win that prize. 

3. Uncover three (3) LIFE symbols in the same GAME, win $1,000 a week for life.



How to Enter: Scratch the ONLINE CONTEST CODE area to reveal the fourteen (14) character contest code. Visit to log in or sign up to enter your contest code.

Details: No purchase necessary. Contest open to residents of Ontario, 18 years of age or older. Volunteers, employees, officers, directors, representatives or agents of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, OLG, OLG’s lottery retailers and OLG’s advertising/promotion and contest management agencies and their affiliates are not eligible. This Second Chance contest offers 20 Weekly Draws of $1,000 and one (1) Grand Prize Draw of $1,000 a week for one (1) year. Contest closes February 23, 2024 with the Grand Prize Draw to take place on or about February 27, 2024. Weekly Draw dates to be determined. At time of purchase, some or all draws may have been completed. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received. Limit of fifty-one (51) contest codes entered per person per day. Only selected entrants will be contacted. Selected entrants must answer a skill testing question. For Contest Rules and Regulations, including draw dates and full eligibility, visit or call the OLG Support Centre at 1-800-387-0098.

Cash for Life 1178 tickets

Check the Unclaimed Prize Report to see Top Prizes Remaining.

The quantity of tickets ordered and/or distributed may vary and could affect the published odds/prizes. At the time of purchase, some of the prizes offered may have already been claimed. For additional information, call the OLG Support Centre toll-free at 1-800-387-0098.

† Prize Payout is the theoretical payout percentage based on the dollar amount of all cash prizes (excluding the value of free tickets) offered within an INSTANT Lottery Game at the time that the Game is launched, and assuming all tickets for that Game are purchased (excluding free ticket prizes used for purchases) and all cash prizes are claimed. The final Prize Payout for an INSTANT Lottery Game is determined when a Game is ended, and is based on the actual number of tickets that were purchased with cash by consumers and the total value of the cash prizes claimed.

Current tickets may not be exactly as shown. Check the back of your INSTANT tickets for prize claiming expiry dates.

Unclaimed prizes from Ontario-only Lotto, Sports and Instant Games are directed to profits paid to the provincial government to benefit the people of Ontario.

Download the official Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Rules Respecting Lottery Games. While efforts are made to ensure that the rules are accurate and up to date, they cannot always reflect changes. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) reserves the right to change the Rules Respecting Lottery Games, with or without notice and at such times and in such manner as OLG deems appropriate.

Information on odds and prize structure are contained in the Game Information for individual games. If you do not see a game you are looking for, please call the OLG Support Centre toll-free at 1‑800‑387‑0098.

The sale of lottery tickets to persons under 18 years of age is prohibited by law. Lottery prizes will not be paid to anyone under 18 years of age. 

In the event of a conflict between any of the information above and the information in OLG’s central computer system, the latter shall govern.