Georgia Jumbo Bucks Lotto
The Georgia Jumbo Bucks Lotto is your chance to win from one million dollars upwards, twice a week, with an extra chance to win up to $500 in instant prizes! The jackpot draws take place every Monday and Thursday at 11:00 PM.
How to Play Jumbo Bucks
You can play the Georgia Jumbo Bucks Lotto easily by purchasing your tickets right here online. Firstly, choose six numbers from 1 to 47. If you are stuck for numbers you can select the Quik Pik (QP) option to receive a random line of numbers to enter. Each lottery ticket has five play areas, meaning you can play five times on one ticket, and each play costs $1.
Consecutive plays are also possible, up to a maximum of 26 days. Simply make your selection in the multi-choice box at the bottom of the play slip. You must confirm that you are 18 years old or over before purchasing Georgia lottery tickets.
For an additional $1 per play, you can also choose to play Cash Match, by selecting this option in any of the five play areas that you’ve chosen numbers in . If your lotto numbers match your Cash Match numbers, you win cash prizes instantly! This means that you can have a number of Cash Match wins on a single ticket.
You will also receive multipliers when you play Cash Match that could increase any Cash Match winnings on your ticket. The possible multipliers are: 1x, 2x, 3x, 4x, 5x or 10x.
Any Jumbo Bucks Lotto plays with the Cash Match option will be printed on separate tickets so that claiming Cash Match prizes can be done instantly.Georgia Jumbo Bucks Lotto – how to play the GA Jumbo, including cash match and your odds of winning.
Jumbo Bucks Lotto – Georgia Lottery
Jumbo Bucks Georgia Hot and Cold Numbers
The state of Georgia’s biggest jackpot game, Jumbo Bucks Lotto features a rolling jackpot that starts at $1 million. Drawings are held twice a week, and the game has very easy mechanics and decent odds of winning.
Jumbo Bucks Lotto Drawing Schedule
Featuring bi-weekly draws, Jumbo Bucks Lotto drawings are held every Monday and Thursday, at 11:00 PM ET.
Jumbo Bucks Lotto Payout and Mechanics
Jumbo Bucks Lotto features a very simple rule set – no bonus balls or gimmicks here. Just pick 6 numbers from 1 to 47 and if you match them all, you take home the jackpot.
Jackpots start at $1 million and continue to roll every drawing until someone wins it. There are 4 prize tiers in total.
Jumbo Bucks Lotto costs $1 per play.
For an additional $1 wager, you can activate the Cash Match feature on Jumbo Bucks Lotto. This lets you take home instant cash prizes if you successfully match any of your picks with the Cash Match numbers.
Cash Match numbers each have corresponding prizes, and go up to $500. Also, Cash Match tickets will automatically be assigned a multiplier number that can increase any Cash Match winnings by up to 10 times.
Georgia Jumbo Bucks Lotto Payouts and Odds
|6 of 6||Jackpot||1 in 10,737,573|
|5 of 6||$500||1 in 43,649|
|4 of 6||$50||1 in 873|
|3 of 6||$5||1 in 50|
Jumbo Bucks Lotto Prize Claiming
Any winning Jumbo Bucks Lotto ticket-holders have up to 180 days to claim their prize. Jackpot prizes can be be claimed as a single lump sum payment, or in 30 payments over 29 years. Also take note that the jackpot prize pool will be divided equally if there are multiple winners.
To claim a jackpot prize, winners are advised to visit any of Georgia Lottery’s district offices.
Secondary prizes, including any winnings from the Cash Match game mode, can be claimed directly from any authorized Georgia Lottery retailer.
For winning tickets purchased online (via the website or mobile app), prizes up to $600 will be deposited directly to the player’s account. Prizes exceeding this amount will have to be claimed from any Georgia Lottery district office.
The Biggest Jumbo Bucks Lotto Winners
Below are some of the biggest jackpots Georgia’s Jumbo Bucks Lotto has awarded to players:
- $9.6 million in the February 8, 2017 drawing. The winning ticket was sold in Covington, Atlanta.
- $12.5 million in the August 30, 2018 drawing. The winning ticket was sold in Cohutta, in Whitfield County.
- $3.8 million, won by Earnest Hines Jr. in the July 20, 2o17 drawing.