According to the states FAQs page, all sales of tickets are for cash, debit card or other noncash, nondeferred forms of payment such as Apple Pay or Google Wallet apps.
Also, Ohio Lottery self-service ticket vending legend of zelda card game machines now accept cash and credit and debit cards.
According to the Pennsylvania Lottery, while most lottery retailers accept only cash for games, there is no law barring the use of credit or debit cards to pay for lottery tickets.
Under the Virginia Lottery law, you cannot play games with credit cards.The Kentucky Lottery even offers a mobile app for on-the-go gamblers.The 10X multiplier is only in play when the advertised jackpot annuity is 150 million or less.According to the Hoosier Lottery, most retailers do not accept debit or credit cards due to the fees associated with the transactions.Buy Tickets, next Estimated Jackpot: 24 Million, buy Tickets, next Estimated Jackpot:.5 Million.
You also can purchase tickets online at the Illinois Lottery website. .
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If you dont have enough cash to buy a lottery ticket, you shouldnt be paying with a credit card, says Bruce McClary, spokesman for the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.For example, Missouri is a state that allows Pay at the Pump lottery purchases with credit cards.If a machine cant accept credit cards, their next instinct might be to go to an ATM and get a cash advance with their credit card, said McClary.Avoid taking cash out of an ATM with your credit card, too.If the state and retailer allows it, its still up to the bank to determine whether they can use their card, said Steve Kenneally, vice president of American Bankers Association Center for Payments and Cyber Security.