Multi-state game to offer nightly chance to win $1,000 a day for life

News Release, Maryland Lottery

Starting July 1, drawings will be held every night for the Maryland Lottery game where top-tier winners receive $1,000 every day. Cash4Life, which has a top prize of $1,000 a day for life and a second-tier prize of $1,000 a week for life, is expanding from two drawings per week to seven. Tickets cost $2.

Drawings have been conducted Monday and Thursday of each week, but beginning Monday, July 1, drawings will be at 9 p.m. every night. The last of the Monday-Thursday drawings will be June 27.

Maryland is one of nine states participating in Cash4Life and joined the group starting with the Jan. 28, 2016 drawing. The other participating states are Florida, Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

Cash4Life was established in 2014 by the lotteries in New Jersey and New York, and drawings are conducted at New Jersey Lottery Headquarters in Trenton, NJ. Drawings can be viewed live on the Maryland Lottery website. Past drawings can be accessed at the same page.

In addition to the top-tier and second-tier prizes, there are seven other prize tiers ranging from $2 to $2,500.

Subscriptions to Cash4Life will be available starting on Friday, June 28. Visit the Subscriptions page for detailed information about Cash4Life subscriptions, as well as other subscription options.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...