Upstate New Yorker Wins $5 Million on New York Lottery Scratch-Off
There are a lot of New York Lottery scratch-off tickets in New York state. You can spend anywhere from one to thirty dollars. The latest winner spent just ten dollars but cashed in for the top prize of five million dollars!
Which New York Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket Was It?
The New York Lottery scratch-off ticket that the winner cashed in on was Set For Life. This ten-dollar scratch-off ticket has a top prize of five thousand dollars a week for life. This guarantees a minimum payout of five million dollars!
Like most of the New York Lottery scratch-off games, you have to match your numbers to the numbers below. If they match, you win the corresponding amount below the number.
Who Was The Big Winner and Where Are They From?
According to the New York Lottery, Albert Kiss of Old Forge, NY claimed the top prize on the Set For Life scratch-off ticket. He had the choice of receiving five thousand dollars a week for life or taking the lump sum guarantee payout of five million dollars. He chose to take a single lump sum payment of $2,373,193 after taxes.
Where Was The Winning Scratch-Off Sold?
The winning Set For Life scratch-off ticket was sold at a Citgo gas station inside the Nice N Easy convenience store in Barneveld, NY. Barneveld is a village of about three hundred people.
The New York Lottery says there are five more unclaimed top prizes available on the Set For Life scratch-off ticket. That top prize is five thousand dollars a week for life with a guarantee of five million dollars.
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