Northstar Cash, also known as the brightest lottery in Minnesota as it offers the best odds out there. This game is certainly the luckiest lottery game so far because it gives the greatest overall odds at winning. This lotto game is exclusively available in Minnesota only.
How to play?
To play Minnesota Northstar Cash, players need to pick 5 numbers from the pool of 1 to 31 numbers only. You will notice that the guess range is comparatively short which makes the winning odds even better. There are two different methods, you can pick your numbers manually if you know what numbers you want to play by marking it on the Playslip. If you don’t have any specific set of numbers, you can go for the Quick Pick method which will allocate you any 5 numbers to play, randomly. You don’t have to match all five numbers, you can win by matching 2,3, and 4 numbers as well. Playslips are offered by authorized lottery retailers.
Special feature: Multi-Draw Tickets
For the added convenience of the players, the lottery also allows you to make ticket purchase for the future draws in advance. If you want to play for more than one draws you can mention it on the draw range of the Playslip. You can purchase a Northstar cash lottery ticket which is good to play for up to 14 draws with your favorite numbers. Each play costs $1 which means if you play 14 draws, it will cost you $14.
What are the Odds?
Let’s come to the bright odds offered by Minnesota Northstar Cash Lottery. You need to match all 5 numbers to win the jackpot and the odds for winning the Lottery are 1 in 169,911. You can win a cash prize of $50 by getting 4 correct numbers out of 5 and the odds for getting 4 correct numbers are 1 in 1,307. You can win a cash prize of $5 by getting 3 correct numbers out of 5 and the odds for getting 3 correct numbers are 1 in 52. You can win a cash prize of $1 by getting 2 correct numbers out of 5 and the odds for getting 2 correct numbers are 1 in 7. Calculated approximate overall odds of winning the Northstar cash lottery is 1 in 6.
What is the drawing schedule for Northstar Cash?
Drawings for Minnesota North Star Cash are held every evening at approximately 6:17 PM. But, the ticket windows are closed by 6:10 PM, therefore, make sure you have your lottery ticket before that if you want to play for that draw.
What the Rules to Follow?
One must be 18 or more years older to buy and play Northstar Cash. Players must keep this in mind that all lotto games tickets including Northstar cash must be claimed within one year of the drawing date. It is the validity period of the ticket, once the ticket expires, you can’t claim your winnings and it will be fortified. In case there is more than one winner of the jackpot, the jackpot will be divided equally within the winning tickets. And no, there is no first come first serve service.
Players can ensure that they own the lottery ticket by signing the back of the ticket. By signing the back of the ticket, if your ticket gets stolen or lost, no one else can claim it as theirs. Players must be aware that by buying Minnesota lottery tickets, they are agreeing to the terms and conditions of sole discretion of the lottery.