Monday is the last day for South Carolina lottery players to request refunds from the Holiday Cash Add-A-Play game which game organizer say erroneously printed winning tickets on Christmas Day 2017.
Players must mail in their tickets to the South Carolina Education Lottery to request a refund on the tickets’ purchase price. The refund requests cannot be postmarked later than Monday.
“If a person holds one of those tickets and wants to be reimbursed for what they paid for that ticket, the player needs to mail the original ticket to the South Carolina Education Lottery to request a refund of the ticket price,” Lottery Commission attorney Tim Madden said. “The tickets need to be mailed in because they’re being manually processed. So we’re allowing the postmark to cover the deadline. So as long as it’s postmarked by midnight on January 7th then a player will be meeting the deadline.” [Read more…]