Kentucky Scratch Cards
Kentucky Lottery sells a huge number of “scratch-offs” as part of its games mix.
There is a good range of prices for the player to choose from depending in their budget. Prices start at $1, with tickets also for sale at $2, $5, $10 and $20.
Due to the range of cards available, there are many different prizes, starting with a free ticket and going all the way up to $681,000 cash (or $50,000 per year for 20years).
In the fiscal year 2008, scratch card sales from the Kentucky Lottery were $471million, which was an increase of over $30million on the previous year.
The significance of scratch card sales in Kentucky is highlighted by the fact that they account for around 60% of total lottery sales.