Keep the Fun Going! Everything our players need to know to keep winning, safely and responsibly.
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How to Claim DC Lottery Prizes
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For most people, gambling is entertainment. A fun activity that can be enjoyed without harmful effects. But for some, it’s not just a game – it’s a serious problem that continues, even after the fun is gone. Just as some people can become addicted to alcohol or drugs, it is possible for a person to become obsessed with an uncontrollable urge to gamble.
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Beware of Lottery Scams
Legitimate lotteries never ask players for up front money to collect a prize. Keep these things in, and you will never be a victim of Lottery Fraud. Here are some red flags to look our for so that you can avoid being scammed.
See all the frequently asked questions by other players, like questions about where the money goes, how to claim, taxes, sharing prizes, and more.