General information about MT Cash
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in January, 1995, or 25 years, 8 months and 26 days ago. Montana Cash Lottery is currently available only in Montana. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Montana Cash Lottery. The game-play format used to be different: up to May 14, 2014, this was 5/37 number matrix. The lottery is operated by Montana Lottery. In case you want to know more about Montana Lottery, here is their official website: https://www.montanalottery.com/en. Montana Cash results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Montana Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Email: [email protected]
- HQ address: 2525 North Montana Avenue, Helena, MT
- Phone number: 406-444-5825
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Montana Cash results
Montana Cash results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Montana Lottery in Helena. At the moment, draws are held twice a week. To be more precise, they are held on Wednesday and Saturday, at 8:00 PM Mountain Time. The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on January 4, 1995, or 25 years, 8 months and 26 days ago.
How it works: picking up Montana Cash numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 5 / 45. As you can see, players are to choose five main Montana Cash numbers from the range between 1 and 45 Montana Cash numbers. Pay attention that there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.
MT Cash winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers four prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the Montana Cash Lottery top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for $20,000. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest Montana Cash Lottery jackpot ever has reached $450,000. It was set on February 8, 2006, or 14 years, 7 months and 22 days ago. Just for your interest, the winning numbers were 16, 19, 23, 24, and 37. As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 610,880. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the five Montana Cash numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 5,7.
MT Cash prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, either.
Hot and cold Montana Cash numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 14, 07, 23, 34, and 02. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 04, 09, 16, 01, and 10.
Payouts of MT Cash prizes
Keep in mind that Montana Cash Lottery jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. The jackpot or any prize of $600 or greater are to be collected at the operator's HQ. Smaller amounts can be received at lottery retailers. Besides, winning tickets can be sent by mail. Unfortunately, Montana Cash Lottery winnings are subject to taxation: for the US citizens, these are 6.9% state tax and 25% federal tax from any prize more than $5,000. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within six months from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Montana Cash results.