NC Lottery ending 15 scratch-off games

From N.C. Education Lottery:

Education Lottery announces 15 instant games to end

RALEIGH – The N.C. Education Lottery is announcing the end of 15 instant scratch-off games. The games, listed in the chart below, end effective Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.

-Cash Spectacular
-Quick Bucks
-$100,000 Taxes Paid
-20X The Money
-3X The Payout
-Bejeweled Money Multiplier
-Fast $50
-Instant Carolina Cash 5
-10X The Payout
-Blackjack Tripler
-Diamonds 4X
-Lucky Green
-Hot Streak
-Power 7’s

In accordance with NCEL policy, all instant game prizes must be claimed within ninety (90) days of the announced end-of-game date. Therefore, all prizes associated with the games listed above must be claimed on or before Dec. 12, 2013. Claims of $600 up to $99,999 must be made at one of the six regional claim centers before 5 p.m. that day while claims of $100,000 and above must be made at NCEL headquarters before 5 p.m. on that day as well. Claims that are mailed to the NCEL must be received within 90 days of the official end-of-game date. Postmarks will not satisfy the 90-day requirement.

For more information, players should visit the official NCEL website at, email the NCEL at, or call Player Services at (877) 962-7529.


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