There are a number of ways to play the online lottery. For example, players can choose a Quick Pick and wait for the draw results. There are also syndicates, which allow players to pool their money and share the profits. In addition, some states have started their own online lottery games, such as New Hampshire’s.
Minnesota’s online lottery discontinues
Minnesota lawmakers are taking aim at the sale of online scratch-off lottery games and tickets at gas pumps and ATM machines. A House committee has passed two bills that would ban lottery sales. Last session, the legislature passed a bill that set restrictions on the sale of lottery tickets online. But Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the bill. The Legislature did not have enough time to pass an override. Many lawmakers question whether the lottery overstepped its bounds by developing new games without a legislative approval.
New Hampshire’s online lottery expands
The New Hampshire Lottery has expanded its online presence, launching an e-instant game and draw games in September. The lottery, run by the NeoPollard Interactive LLC, uses geolocation data from players to verify their wagers. However, players should be aware that the lottery is not guaranteed to receive the same data when playing from across state lines.
Illinois’s online lottery offers instant-win games
Illinois’s online lottery offers a variety of different games, including instant-win games. The Illinois Lottery is a state-sponsored lottery with a large prize pool. In order to buy tickets, players must register an account and deposit at least $10. Once the account is verified, players must choose a game and select a ticket type. In addition, they must choose how many drawings they wish to participate in.
Michigan’s online lottery is a success
A legal opinion issued by the US Department of Justice cleared the way for Michigan to legally offer its online lottery. Governor Rick Snyder took up the cause in April 2013 and requested $3.4 million in funding to begin the lottery online. He claimed that the new lottery could generate $500 million for education over the next seven years. The Michigan Lottery also allocated a portion of its budget for online lottery sales.
Kentucky’s online lottery may not operate in a state
You may be unable to play Kentucky’s online lottery if you are not a resident of the state. Kentucky Lottery Corporation is located at 1011 West Main Street, Louisville, KY. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. However, you may still participate in the lottery’s Promotions and receive Fun Club Rewards.