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Q:  How do I enter my $5 The Big Spin (game #1480) scratch tickets?

A: Create a 2nd chance account and log in using the email address and password you have created for the account. Once logged in, click on “Enter Now” to enter your winning and non-winning tickets per the entry instructions.


Q:  How do I update my personal information that I submitted when I registered?

A:  Log in using the email address and password that your registered with when you joined. Click on the tab “MY PROFILE” to go to my player account page. Make updates on that page and click “SUBMIT” at the bottom when you are finished. 


Q:  What do I do if I forgot my password?

A: Click on the “RESET” my password tab and follow the instructions to reset your password. 


Q:  What should I do if I encounter a problem entering my tickets into the 2nd chance drawing?

A:  Please reach out to the New Hampshire Lottery Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM by calling 603-271-3391 or by email at webmaster@lottery.nh.gov


Q:   Is there a limit to the number of tickets that I may enter daily?

A:  Yes, you may enter up to 25 tickets daily. 


Q:  Can I scan my tickets into The Big Spin 2nd Chance Drawing using my mobile device?

A:  No. The 4 digit game number is pre-populated on the entry page for you. Please enter the 9 digit number that is found after the game number on your ticket to record it as an entry into the 2nd chance drawing.


Q:  Can I enter The Big Spin 2nd Chance Drawings more than one time?

A: Yes. You may enter a drawing as many times as you wish with a limit of up to 25 tickets per day. Each entry requires a submission of a winning or non-winning The Big Spin scratch ticket that has yet to be submitted for entry. 


Q:  How can I be sure that my entry has been submitted successfully?

A:  When you submit an entry, a record of it appears on the My Entries page. If you see the entry there, you can be assured that it was entered successfully.


Q:  What happens if I submit my entry after a drawing deadline? 

A:  Entries not received by a specified deadline for a drawing will automatically be entered into the next scheduled drawing. Following the last deadline for entry, no further entries will be accepted. 


Q:  What happens to entries if they are not drawn in one of The Big Spin 2nd Chance Drawings? Are they retained for future drawings?

A:  No. Only entries submitted during the entry period for one of the drawings are eligible for that one drawing. 


Q:  What do I do with The Big Spin tickets that I have entered them successfully?

A:  Please recycle those tickets or dispose of them after verifying that the entry has been submitted.


Q:  Can I mail in my entries?

A:  No. Entries for The Big Spin 2nd Chance Drawing must be submitted through this 2nd Chance Drawing website.


Q:  I live out of state. Am I eligible to enter

A:  Yes! Your ticket entries may be submitted through The Big Spin 2nd Chance Drawing website from anywhere in the United States. 


Q:  What are my chances on being chosen to appear during The Big Spin Live Drawing Event?

A:  Your odds of winning are based on the total number of entries that are received for a drawing and the total number of your entries. 


Q:  How many winners will be selected in New Hampshire? 

A:  For each New Hampshire drawing, five semi-finalists will be selected from eligible entries. A total of three drawings will be held which will result in the selection of fifteen semi-finalists. 


At the conclusion of Drawing #3, two finalists will be selected from the fifteen semi-finalists. The two finalists will be invited to attend THE BIG SPIN Live event for a chance to win between $50,000 to $250,000 (before taxes) while those not selected to attend will receive $1,000. 


That further means that the two New Hampshire finalists will join two finalists selected from Maine, and one finalist from Vermont for THE BIG SPIN Live event to be held at an event TBD.


Q:  How will I be notified if I am chosen to appear during The Big Spin Live drawing event?

A:  Semi-finalists will be notified by mail following the verification of winners for each drawing.  You may view the semi-finalists names/towns/city/state by clicking on the Drawings & Winners tab on the 2nd chance website. 


Q:  Where and when will The Big Spin Live Event Occur?

A:  The Big Spin Live Event will occur at a place and time to be determined. 


Q:  What prizes may be won during THE BIG SPIN live event?

A:  Prizes (before taxes are withheld) of $50,000 up to $250,000 may be won.