Lottery Singapore is a popular way for people to spend their spare cash. Those who are interested in playing the lottery can either buy a ticket online or at a physical store. The minimum cost for a bet is $1, which includes GST. Lottery winners can also choose to make system bets, which allow them to choose more than six numbers.
The prize money for TOTO varies based on the amount raised during a particular draw. The jackpot winner typically receives 38% of the total prize pool. In addition, players can win smaller prizes by matching 3, 4, or 5 of the numbers drawn.
To play TOTO, you must be a Singapore resident with a valid NRIC or, for non-Singaporeans, a valid employment pass or dependent pass. You can purchase tickets online or at Singapore Pools outlets. The lottery website also offers a mobile app for convenient purchasing. The lottery website also displays the results after each drawing and shows which numbers are winning.
Many old-generation flat owners feel the en bloc payout is a fair reward for their hard work and sacrifice. Retired tutor David Leau, who organised karaoke sessions with his former students at his apartment in Farrer Court, told the Straits Times that he plans to invest some of his winnings to help other elderly residents who are struggling financially. His story is one of many that show how the lottery can change lives for the better.