March 5, 2010
Jefferson City Man Claims "Mega MONOPOLY" Top Prize
Fans of the popular board game love the Missouri Lottery "Mega MONOPOLY™" Scratchers ticket. The $10 game has lots of different ways to win, including a $2 million top prize. On March 2, the second of six top prizes was claimed by a man from Jefferson City.
Keith Foster purchased the winning "Mega MONOPOLY™" Scratchers ticket at Schnucks Market, 1801 Missouri Blvd., in Jefferson City. Winners have the option of taking the $2 million top prize as an annuity paid during 20 years or as a lump-sum payment. The first top-prize winner opted for the lump-sum payment of $1.3 million.
™" is a $10 game that officially began on Aug. 29, 2009. In addition to winning $200 instantly for a "GO" symbol, the game features more than $100 million in prizes. Many tickets still remain in this game, including four top prizes of $2 million.