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Cash Explosion bursting with prizes!
4/7/2003

Columbia, SC: On Tuesday, April 1, 2003, the South Carolina Education Lottery introduced Cash Explosion, the newest $5 dollar instant game. This ticket is rapidly becoming a favorite among SCEL players.

Cash Explosion offers a top prize of $75,000 instantly! Just match any of YOUR NUMBERS to any of the WINNING NUMBERS and win that prize shown. If a player finds a “$” symbol, the prize shown is won automatically. Players can even win $50 dollars instantly by finding a “$” symbol in the Bonus Box.

“This is a great ticket because the odds are in the player’s favor,” stated Ernie Passailaigue, Lottery Director. The overall odds of winning on this ticket are 1:2.38.

Yolanda Baxter of Manning would agree. On April 4, 2004, Baxter was awarded $1,000 in winnings from Cash Explosion! “It was a new card, so I purchased one,” she said. The winner plans on using the money to pay off a few bills.

Players must be 18 years or older to play the games offered by the lottery. Prizes up to $500 can be redeemed at a lottery retailer. Prizes from $501 to $25,000 can be redeemed at any of the three lottery redemption centers.

Since January 2002, the SCEL has transferred more than $225 million to the State Education Lottery Account for distribution according to South Carolina Legislation. The SCEL’s net proceeds pay for specific educational programs, including South Carolina’s HOPE, LIFE and Palmetto Fellows scholarships; the National Guard Scholarship Program; Lottery Tuition Assistance for two-year programs within the state’s university system; a wide range of technical upgrades for state colleges and universities; school buses; local libraries and gambling addiction services. For a complete listing of the legislative distribution of lottery dollars, please visit our website: www.sceducationlottery.com.




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