A new bonus promotion gives Michigan Lottery players buying an Online Game Card a chance to get 100 percent more bang for their buck.

Beginning Friday, and for a limited time, players who buy an Online Game Card at a Lottery retailer have a chance to receive a 100 percent bonus. Bonuses will be awarded randomly on separate Online Game Cards. The bonus amount will vary, based on the purchase amount of the Online Game Card. Bonus amounts available are:
• Buy $10, player may receive a $10 bonus
• Buy $20, player may receive a $20 bonus
• Buy $50, player may receive a $50 bonus
• Buy $100, player may receive a $100 bonus

Each Online Game Card will print from the retailer’s Lottery terminal and include a unique code that players enter into their Michigan Lottery accounts for online play. Each code is valid for five years from the date of purchase.

Players may redeem up to $500 – not including bonus play – in Online Game Cards per week in their online accounts.

Online Game Cards have been a popular way for players to fund their online accounts because they allow players to pay in stores and play online without using a credit card or bank account. The Lottery’s also offers a Withdraw at Retail option, which allows players to withdraw funds from their online account without using a bank account or credit card online.

Michigan Lottery players have a chance to win up to $500,000 instantly playing online. Players also may win prizes ranging from $1 up to multimillion-dollar jackpots playing Powerball, Mega Millions, Lucky For Life, Lotto 47, and Fantasy 5 online. Through its online platform, the Lottery offers players more than 90 different games with plays ranging in price from 5 cents to $20.

More than 1 million players have registered to play the Lottery’s online games, which were launched in 2014.