CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) - Rhode Island is launching a lottery game that offers players the chance to win up to $1,000 a day, every day, for a lifetime.
Lucky for Life is the first multi-state lottery offering to be played in all six New England states: Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.
Ticket sales for the twice-weekly game begin on Sunday, March 11 with the first drawing taking place on Thursday, March 15.
Drawings will be conducted every Monday and Thursday at 10:38 p.m. in Connecticut.
There will be 10 total ways to win playing Lucky for Life. Players must select five numbers out a field of 40, and one Lucky Ball number out of a field of 21. Those matching all six numbers drawn will win the game's top prize which will be guaranteed for a minimum of 20 years, but will continue to be paid out for the duration of each winner's lifetime.
Lucky for Life will also feature a $25,000 second prize for matching the first five numbers, but not the Lucky Ball number, as well as other exciting cash prizes ranging from $2,000 to $2.
Each Lucky for Life ticket will cost $2. Click here to learn more about the new game.
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