Canada - Western649
For just one dollar you can have a chance at over a million bucks by playing the Canada Western 649 Lottery game. The game is played twice per week on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Pick your own six numbers or have the machine run a quick pick and that’s it, you’re in the game!
Lottery Odds And Statistics
It is easy to play the Western 649 because it operates the same way as many other larger lottery games. Simply choose six numbers from a pool of 1 to 49. A seventh or bonus number is also chosen. If all numbers match you are this week’s big Western 649 jackpot winner! The odds of winning the grand prize in Canada’s Western 649 are 1 in 6.99 million. Second level prize odds are 1 in 1.16 million and the odds of winning any prize in this game are only 1 in 27.3!
Lottery Security And Results
Western 649 is operated by the Western Canada Lottery Corporation which handles all of the lotto games in the western part of the country. The Corporation was founded in 1974 and conducts business in the provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. It is a regional division of the Interprovincial Lottery Corporation that’s based in Toronto. There are no record jackpots because Western 649’s grand prize remains steady at $1 Million.
The Western 649 is the Western Canada Lottery Corporation’s most popular game. In 1974 the WCLC was founded in order to raise funds for a variety of good causes across the Western provinces. Libraries, museums, athletic events and cultural centers are just a few of the many recipients funded by lottery proceeds. In Saskatchewan lottery funds are applied to their Habitat for Humanity program, which builds houses for needy families. Recently a new lotto game was introduced in Canada called Lotto Max with a winning jackpot of up to $50 Million!
Match up the correct six numbers and you are the next big winner in the Canada Western 649. It only costs a dollar to play and the game runs twice per week. Lottery winnings in Canada are paid out in a tax free, cash lump sum so be sure to play often for best results!