LOTTERY STORIES FROM OUR AMAZING PLAYERS
"You have to play to win and this is true when it comes to lottery! I never expected when I submitted the Scratch-Off tickets for Million Dollar Replay that I would get picked twice.I've been able to win Pick-3 for seeing a number in a dream and won..You can't win if you don't play. It's the greatest joy when you see your numbers come out!"
"I play Jersey Cash 5 consistently. I walked into a store, checked my ticket, and won $238,000!! I went on a cruise and invested the rest."
"In 2009, I won the NJ Raffle for $25,000. My parents bought me the ticket at Pompei Deli in South Hackensack, NJ and put it in my Christmas stocking. To my surprise when I had the store scan it to see if it was a winner it said FILE A CLAIM!! I have a picture of the winning ticket!!"
"I hit on Jersey Cash 5. December 14, 2008, the numbers were 13-12-11-2-16. Believe it or not I played those numbers from what I was cooking for dinner. I use the first letter from everything I cooked which was: Meat Loaf =13, 12; Potato=16; Broccoli=2 and Kool-aid=11. That is what the alphabet give for the numbers I use!! What a Great Day for me."
"On a Sunday in July 2016, I played 378 like 25 times straight. Somehow I had a good feeling about the number that day. I remember going to the movies and after we got out of the movies I checked my numbers for midday. When I saw the winning number I was in shock because I had played 25 times straight. My wife looked at me and she saw I was pale. She asked what happened, is something wrong? I just won almost $7,000!"
"I won $100,000 last year on Million Dollatr Replay! Never knew losing could make me a winner!"
"I have been fortunate enough to attend the Million Dollar Replay drawing and win $25,000! That was definitely the thrill of a lifetime. Don't throw away that losing Scratch-Off. Be sure to enter it in the Million Dollar Replay drawing because anything can happen in Jersey!"
"I saw the new Super 50 tickets on display in my local Shop Rite so I purchased 5 just on a whim. Well I hit $40.00 on one and $500.00 on another. I'm loving this new game with so many games on one ticket!"
"One day after paying all the bills for the month I had 50 cents and played Pick-3 and won $250!"
"In 2009 I played the Mega Millions game and had 5 numbers, 1 number away from over $200 million, that number haunts me every day. I am Thankful for the $10,000 I did win!"
"On Monday, Feb. 10 I was out eating with my wife at a favorite Tavern/Eatery & decided to play Cash Pop - $5.00, 4 games. The amount printed on my ticket was $1,250.00, & I thought there was no way this would ever come out, but to my absolute surprise the number hit on the 1st play- Wow, what a surprise & night! Made everything taste so much better!"
"I played my cruise room number in the Pick-4 for a week and sure enough, the last draw I had bought the ticket for, it came out straight and box! Pretty good graduation self-present if you ask me!"
"In 2015, I was returning from my vacation in the Domincan Republic. That morning I left my room (#824), and headed to the airport. Upon arriving there I realized my flight number was flight 824, from Puerto Plata, to Newark, NJ. Immediately, being a Lottery guy, I knew once I landed in NJ I had to play me some Pick-3. And that I did, and you guessed it, 20x, I hit straight! Over $6k. Best hit ever!"
"Started playing the lottery when the entry form was two sheets of paper with a sheet of carbon paper between them; you got to keep the carbon copy. Won $1,000 second prize in the NJ Lottery in 1995 which I used half of to buy two (2) $250 tickets to game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals, and with my son, was there to see the Devils win their first Stanley Cup.."
"My late husband hit 5 numbers on the Pick-6 twenty plus years ago. Thus allowing for the down payment of our home, in which I still reside! Anything can happen in Jersey!"
“I just hit 4 out of 5 with a 4x multiplier (playing Jersey Cash 5), very exciting and a great way to end the year!"
“I have been playing NJ Lottery for 20+ years. The most I ever won was $600. from a $5.00 wager on Jersey Cash 5. Not bad. I look forward to New games and always looking for the different kind."
“Didn’t win millions, but one day my truck broke down, I just paid bills, and I was broke. My bf and I got a $20 scratchy, and we won $1,000 bucks! I was able to get my truck fixed! That day was like winning a million for me!"
“In January 1982, I won $100k in a Pick-6 bonus draw at the Meadowlands. It changed my life at that time. It would be great to win again!
PS. Hela announced me as the winner."
“At the time I was out on worker's comp. I bought six $10 Scratch-Off tickets. I told my mom to pick two, I took two and I gave my brother the remaining two. As I was scratching, each game gave me a 2X, 3X, 5X, etc....each amount was $200, and they totaled $10000!!! I was shaking so bad that I thought I was having an attack!!! Came at the right time when cash was tight!!!"