Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about the Cashword+ Second-Chance Promotion

What is the Cash Explosion Cashword+ Promotion?

The Cashword+ promotion is an Online ONLY 6-week promotion presented on behalf of the Cash Explosion TV Show and the new Cash Explosion Cashword extended play scratch ticket.

This promotion generates up to 2 extra drawing opportunities for each Cash Explosion ticket that you register through MyLotto Rewards®.

Each ticket entered will generate an automatic entry into the Cashword+ promotion. Valid entries will generate a link to an interactive Cashword game. To earn the second entry, participants must interact with the game.

How do I enter the Cashword+ promotion?

This is an online only promotion that requires you to register your valid ticket through the MyLotto Rewards website.

For a valid ENTRY ticket:

  1. Go to the Cash Explosion tab on the MyLotto Rewards Website:
  2. Follow the steps on the page to enter your ticket into the drawing and promotion.

For a non-winning Cash Explosion ticket:

  1. Go to the MyLotto Rewards Website:
  2. Select ENTER TICKETS:
  3. Sign in and enter your non-winning tickets.

If you do not have a MyLotto Rewards® account, click Register to set one up.

What happens after I enter my ENTRY ticket through MyLotto Rewards®?

Your entry ticket is first placed into a weekly contestant drawing for a chance to appear on the weekly Cash Explosion game show. If your ticket is not selected, it will automatically be included in the weekly Cashword+ promotional drawing.

When does the Cashword+ promotion begin?

Tickets entered beginning August 16 will be part of the Cashword+ promotion. See the calendar below for the entry period, drawing dates and winner announcements.

How many winners are chosen each week?

Twelve(12) Winners each week will receive a Cashword+ promotional package including scratch-off tickets and lottery merchandise.

How will I know if I won? Where will the winners be announced?

Weekly contest winners will be announced on the show, listed on our social media pages and at or can be found here. One of our Cash Explosion Team members will contact you directly if your ticket is selected in one or more of our drawings to confirm your USPS mailing/address.

How will I receive my prize if I win?

A Cash Explosion Team Member will contact you by phone and/or email to verify your account information and mailing address. Please confirm that your MyLotto Rewards contact information is updated including a valid phone number where you can be reached.

Can I win more than one prize?

Yes, you can win as many times as one of your entry tickets is selected through MyLotto Rewards, however, a single ticket can only win once. The more tickets you have entered during the promotional period, the more chances you will have to win one of our prizes.

Questions about your MyLotto Rewards® Account

Can I use my MyLotto Rewards® account to log-in for this promotion?

Your login information will work across the entire Ohio Lottery site and mobile app.

What do I do if I cannot remember my password?

Click the "I forgot my password" link on the login page. Follow the steps and a temporary password will be emailed to your inbox. Use the temporary password to log into your MyLotto Rewards® account. You can then change your password under your My Profile page.

How do I update my personal information that I submitted when I registered?

Click on MY ACCOUNT and select the My Profile option in the left-hand menu bar and make your changes.