Frequently Asked Questions

PURCHASING TICKETS

How can tickets be purchased?

Telephone Toll Free:
1.877.783.7403

Internet:
cashandcarslottery.ca

Mail:
Cash and Cars Lottery 2017
PO Box 340 Station Main
Calgary, AB T2P 2H9
Printable Ticket Request Form

Tickets must be sold and purchased in the province of Alberta.

STARTING July 26, 2017:

Vendor sales and ticket request forms are available at:
  • Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton – Mon-Fri 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    11560 University Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2
  • Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary – Mon-Fri 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    1331 29 Street Northwest, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2
  • Stride Management, Calgary – Mon-Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    3950 12 St NE, Calgary, AB T2E 8H9
  • Calgary showhome – Mon-Thu 3 to 8 p.m., weekends noon to 5 p.m.
    62 Westpoint Way SW
  • Edmonton showhome – Mon-Thu 3 to 8 p.m., weekends noon to 5 p.m.
    4218 Kennedy Court SW

What methods of payment are accepted?
Cheque, money order, Visa, MasterCard and debit will be available at the two showhomes, Cross Cancer Institute and Tom Baker Cancer Centre.
Where can tickets be purchased for cash?
Stride Management, 3950-12 Street NE, Calgary, AB T2E 8H9

TICKET INFORMATION

What are the ticket prices for the Cash and Cars Lottery?
$75 each, 2 for $125, 6 for $250, 12 for $400
How many tickets are sold in total for the Cash and Cars Lottery?
24,000 singles at 1 for $75
21,000 sets at 2 for $125
5,000 sets at 6 for $250
4,000 sets at 12 for $400
TOTAL: 144,000 tickets
What are the ticket prices for the You Win 50 Lottery?
$10 each, 5 for $25, 15 for $50
How many tickets are sold in total for the You Win 50 Lottery?
6,000 singles at 1 for $10
22,000 sets at 5 for $25
17,000 sets at 15 for $50
TOTAL: 371,000 tickets
Can a ticket be refunded?
Yes. However, if any ticket purchased has been entered in any draw, no refund will be issued after the draw has taken place.
Who is prohibited from purchasing a ticket?
Anyone under the age of 18.
Joint Lottery Management staff of Black Fund Development Inc. and Stride Management Corp. and their immediate family members are prohibited from purchasing tickets in the lottery.
How long does it take to receive the ticket in the mail?
Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your ticket.
Are ticket purchasers eligible for all prizes?
Ticket purchasers are eligible for all 3,012 prizes provided they purchase before the loyalty draw deadline. After each draw the winning ticket will be returned to the drum and is eligible for all remaining prizes.
Do I have to purchase a ticket for the Cash and Cars Lottery to purchase a ticket for the You Win 50 Lottery?
No, you can buy the You Win 50 tickets without purchasing a ticket for the Cash and Cars Lottery.
Is the ticket tax deductible/do you get a tax receipt?
No, there is no tax receipt issued and the ticket is not tax deductible as per CRA regulations.
Must the ticket purchaser and the name on the ticket be over the age of 18 years?
Yes, as per Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission regulations.
Can tickets be put in the name of a corporation or business?
Yes. Should the ticket be a winner the prize is then awarded to the corporation or business and the person who claims the prize must be able to prove they are an authorized officer of that company.
How many names can be put on a ticket?
If you want to put more than 2 names on a ticket it is recommended that you keep record of who is involved with the purchase. In the event of a winning ticket stub having more than one name the licensee will award the prize to the first name listed on the stub. The licensee is not responsible for resolving any disputes which may arise from the different individuals.

IMPORTANT DATES

What are the cutoff dates and draw dates for the Cash and Cars lottery?
DRAW
Loyalty
Early Bird
Final
CUT-OFF
Jul. 25, 2017
Sep. 14, 2017
Oct. 5, 2017
DRAW
Aug. 18, 2017
Sep. 29, 2017
Oct. 26, 2017

If all tickets are sold by the Early Bird cut-off date, all prizes will be drawn beginning October 10, 2017 through October 14, 2017.
What are the cutoff dates and draw dates for the You Win 50 Lottery?
DRAW
You Win 50
CUT-OFF
Oct. 5 2017
DRAW
Oct. 23, 2017

If all Cash and Cars Lottery tickets are sold by the Early Bird cut-off date, the You Win 50 Lottery tickets will be halted and the draw will take place on Oct. 10, 2017 with AGLC approval.

PRIZES

What are the Loyalty and Early Bird prizes?
1 Loyalty Prize
1 prize of $100,000 cash

1 Early Bird Prize
A 4,720 sq. ft. Lot at Sundre River Resort plus a 2018 Coachmen Sportscoach SRS 360DL RV plus $50,000, worth more than $485,000.
What are the Grand Prizes?
There are two Grand Prizes worth more than $2.5 million

Calgary showhome package: a furnished home, 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid plus $5,000 cash

Edmonton showhome package: a furnished home, 2017 Toyota Corolla IM plus $5,000 cash
What are the other 3,008 prizes?
10 vehicles, 14 vacations, 73 cash prizes, 205 jewellery prizes, 555 recreation prizes, 1,651 electronic prizes, 100 luggage prizes and 400 Western Canada Lottery prizes.
What is the You Win 50 prize?
Cash value of the You Win 50 prize will be a minimum payout ($292,000) or 50% of ticket sales, whichever is greater
How many prizes can be won?
3,012
What is the retail value of the prizes?
$4,271,987.07

WINNERS

Where are the names of the winners going to be published?
The names, cities and ticket numbers of the Top 10 winners will be published in major Alberta newspapers and social media and a complete list will be posted on the lottery website, cashandcarslottery.ca within 2 weeks of completing the final draw.
How are prizes awarded?
Once the draws have been completed, prize letters will be mailed out to all winners. The prize letter informs the winner of what they have won and where and when to pick up their prize. You must have the prize letter and picture identification to claim the prize. All prizes must be accepted as awarded, there will be no cash substitutions, unless otherwise stated.
Does Cash and Cars Lottery or You Win 50 contact prize winners to request payment of any kind to cover taxes, shipping, etc?
NO, you are not required to pay for shipping or pay to claim a prize. If you do receive a call and are asked to pay, please do the following:

Document as much information as possible regarding the call
Call the Government of Canada Anti-Fraud Centre at 1.888.495.8501 to report the fraud attempt

LOTTERY INFORMATION

What is the license number for the Cash and Cars Lottery?
461719
What is the license number for the You Win 50 Lottery?
461720
Who is the project manager?
Dean Faithfull, Black Fund Development Inc.
What is done with my personal information?
Black Fund Development Inc., Stride Management Corp. and Alberta Cancer Foundation respect your privacy. We do not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists. The personal information collected by Cash and Cars Lottery and You Win 50 Lottery will be used to process ticket orders, notify winners and send out lottery information and to contact you about future events and programs. You may opt out of our mailing/email lists at any time.

THE JACKPOT GROWS WITH EVERY TICKET SOLD!

You Win 50

CURRENT JACKPOT IS: 1,460,000

Winner Takes Half of the Cash!