Multiple Lottery Tickets Are About To Expire In Ontario & You Could Be Missing Out On $1M
Time to double-check your numbers.
It's time to start digging out those old and forgotten tickets.
According to OLG, several unclaimedare about to expire and the prizes are jaw-dropping.
Max prize for an unclaimed lottery ticket in Ontario.
Eight prizes ranging from $10,000 to $1,000,000 are set to become void in January and February.
Most of the tickets were purchased within the GTA.
A ticket was sold in Markham for $10,000 on February 7, 2020, followed by another in Toronto's west-end worth $100,000 on the 25th.
Two winning tickets for $500,000 and $10,000 were also sold in Ottawa back in January.
Last month, residents of Mississauga weretheir pockets after a lottery ticket worth $1 million went unclaimed.
The prize money remains uncollected.
OLG lottery tickets expire 12 months after their reported draw dates.
So, if you've got an uncheckedlying around, double-check those numbers!