Frequently Asked Questions

PURCHASING TICKETS

How can tickets be purchased?

Internet:
cashandcarslottery.ca (Starting June 17, 2019)

Telephone Toll Free:
1.877.783.7403 (Starting June 17, 2019)

Mail:
Cash and Cars Lottery 2019
PO Box 340 Station Main
Calgary, AB T2P 2H9

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

STARTING July 25, 2019:

Vendor sales and ticket request forms are available at:
  • Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton – Mon-Fri 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    11560 University Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2
  • Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary – Mon-Fri 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    1331 29 Street Northwest, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2
  • Stride Management, Calgary – Mon-Fri 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    3950 12 St NE, Calgary, AB T2E 8H9
  • Calgary show home – Mon-Thu 3 to 8 p.m., weekends noon to 5 p.m.
    University District 4056 Kovitz Lane NW
  • Edmonton showhome – Mon-Thu 3 to 8 p.m., weekends noon to 5 p.m.
    1314 Hainstock Way SW

What methods of payment are accepted?
Cheque, money order, Visa, MasterCard and debit will be available at the two show homes, 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 $275, 18 for $450
How many tickets are sold in total for the Cash and Cars Lottery?
29,500 singles at 1 for $75
16,000 sets at 2 for $125
6,720 sets at 6 for $275
3,200 sets at 18 for $450
TOTAL: 159,420 tickets
What are the ticket prices for the You Win 50 Lottery?
$10 each, 5 for $25, 15 for $50 and 30 for $75
How many tickets are sold in total for the You Win 50 Lottery?
7,500 singles at 1 for $10
24,750 sets at 5 for $25
17,025 sets at 15 for $50
3,400 sets at 30 for $75
TOTAL: 488,625 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.

IMPORTANT DATES

What are the cutoff dates and draw dates for the Cash and Cars lottery?
DRAW
Loyalty
Early Bird
Final
CUT-OFF
Jul. 24, 2019
Sep. 12, 2019
Oct. 3, 2019
DRAW
Aug. 16, 2019
Sep. 27, 2019
Oct. 22, 2019

If all tickets are sold by the Early Bird cut-off date, all prizes will be drawn September 27, 2019 with AGLC approval.
What are the cutoff dates and draw dates for the You Win 50 Lottery?
DRAW
You Win 50
CUT-OFF
Oct. 3, 2019
DRAW
Oct. 22, 2019

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 September 27 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
• Furnished condo in Calgary’s University District at #305, 3125 39th Street NW plus a 2018 Jeep Wrangler and $15,000 cash
What are the Grand Prizes?
There are three Grand Prizes worth more than $2.2 million

Edmonton show home package: a furnished home, 2019 Honda Civic Hatch Sport CVT plus $10,000 cash

Calgary show home package: a furnished brownstone, 2019 Honda CRV LX AWD plus $10,000 cash

$270,000 Grand Prize Annuity $4,500 per month for 60 months or $250,000 cash payout
What are the other 2,670 prizes?
7 Fantastic Vehicles, 7 Fabulous Vacations, 75 Cash Prizes, 120 Jewelry Prizes, 425 Recreation Prizes, 1,511 Home & Electronic Prizes, 175 Luggage Prizes and 350 Western Canada Lottery Corporation prizes.
What is the You Win 50 prize?
Cash value of the You Win 50 prize will be a minimum payout ($360,000) or 50% of ticket sales, whichever is greater.
How many prizes can be won?
2,675
What is the retail value of the prizes?
$3,821,953.92

WINNERS

Where are the names of the winners going to be published?
The names, cities and ticket numbers of the Top 10 winners may 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.
Are ticket purchasers eligible for all prizes?
Ticket purchasers are eligible for all 2,675 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.

LOTTERY INFORMATION

What is the license number for the Cash and Cars Lottery?
525660
What is the license number for the You Win 50 Lottery?
525659
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.
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, Liquor and Cannabis 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.
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