Terms and Conditions

Cashword+ Second-Chance Promotion
Official Rules
August 2021


Commencing 8/16, any valid Cash Explosion® ticket submitted using a MyLotto Rewards® account will be eligible for a second chance drawing during the promotion period ending on 9/26.

Valid ENTRY Tickets entered during the promotional periods will be eligible for the weekly contestant drawing and all non-selected entries will also be eligible for that week’s second chance drawing.

Valid non-winning Cash Explosion tickets submitted will also be eligible for that week’s second chance drawing.

The drawings will take place weekly on TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY per the schedule below.

To be eligible, ENTRY tickets must be entered online each week through MyLotto Rewards®, which is located at www.ohiolottery.com ("website"), between Monday at 12:00 a.m. and Sunday at 11:59 p.m. for that ticket to be eligible for that week’s drawing.

Existing MyLotto Rewards account holders can log in through the website and enter eligible ENTRY tickets and valid non-winning tickets.

New participants must set up a MyLotto Rewards account on the website to start the ENTRY submission process. By successfully transmitting a valid ticket, with the appropriate ticket information as directed, each ticket will be entered into the Promotion.

All information submitted online by entrants is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with, the Ohio Lottery Commission's (hereinafter, "the Lottery") Privacy Policy, which is currently accessible at: https://www.ohiolottery.com/About/Index/Legal/Privacy-Policy. The Lottery, at its discretion, reserves the right to select and/or change the prize(s) to be awarded as part of this Promotion. Entrants must be legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.


Any attempt by a user, participant or any other individual to deliberately damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion, is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, the Lottery reserves the right to seek damages from any such person or persons as permitted by law.

Neither the Lottery, any of the Released Parties (as defined herein), nor any of its employees, commissioners, owners, directors, officers, affiliates, subsidiaries and assignees are responsible for illegible, late, lost, damaged, incomplete or misdirected entries, or responsible for incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by the website, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion.

Neither the Lottery, any of the Released Parties, nor any of its employees, commissioners, owners, directors, officers, affiliates, subsidiaries and assignees are responsible for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communication failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Promotion, which may include without limitation, inaccessibility or unavailability of the internet, the website or any combination thereof; theft or destruction or unauthorized access of the website; any injury or damage to the participants or to any other person's computer(s) or smartphone related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion, or downloading materials from or use of the website.


Beginning 8/16, the potential prize winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received in that weekly entry period. In the Drawing, twelve (12) prize winners will be selected. Ten (10) alternate prize winners will also be selected. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Terms and Conditions, the potential winners will be declared the official winners of this Promotion.

If your entry is selected, you will be notified via email/phone call. The email or phone call will be initiated using the information in your MyLotto Rewards account. After the initial contact is attempted, winner’s information will be posted on the Winners page. Alternates will be selected during the drawing. If a winner cannot be reached within TEN(10) business days of the date of first notification, an alternate may be used in the order drawn.


Twelve(12) Selected winners each week will be provided a Cashword+ merchandise package including:

  • (100) $2.00 Cash Explosion Cashword scratch-off tickets
  • Cashword branded merchandise that may include the following based on availability: T-shirt, coffee mug, water bottle, cooler, umbrella


All prize details, including without limitation, shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of MyLotto Rewards. Employees, officers or directors of the Lottery, including its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers, or any blood relative or spouse of such an employee, officer or director, living as a member in such employee, officer or director's household, are not eligible to enter this Promotion. Void where prohibited by law.

Federal, State and Local taxes are the sole responsibility of the applicable prize winners. MyLotto Rewards®, or Promotion Vendor will provide IRS Form 1099s to each applicable winner. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Lottery and their agencies to use the prize winner's name and/or likeness worldwide, in perpetuity, for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, notification or permission unless prohibited by law, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised. Further, by accepting a prize, each prize winner agrees to hold the Lottery, including its directors, officers, employees and agents, absolutely harmless against any and all claims and/or liability arising out of the ownership and/or use of a prize. Prize winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Promotion or use or redemption of any prize. The Lottery makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any prize (or any portion thereof) and disclaim any implied warranty. By participating in this Promotion, all entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules.

All materials submitted become the property of the Lottery and will not be returned. Prizes are nontransferable to any other person, including relatives or friends. The Lottery is responsible for supplying the prize(s) awarded, and will provide each winner with a tax form, if applicable. used by the Lottery are available for review. These Rules may be amended or revised at any time at the sole discretion of the Executive Director of the Lottery.