Can You See Through Unscratched Scratchcards?

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Imagine if you could cheat your way to picking winning National Lottery scratchcards before you purchased them? Unfortunately, to the best of our knowledge, this isn’t possible. This means that you can’t see through unscratched scratchcards. National Lottery scratchcards include lots of different measures to stop players and retailers from cheating. Even if you use … Read more

How Long Do Scratchcards Last?

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Frustratingly, there is no set time for how long scratchcards last. Eventually, all scratchcards will have a closure date, and a last date to claim. Once the closure date is announced, the scratchcard will no longer be sold, and you have approximately 6 months until the last date to claim. The time between a scratchcard … Read more

Where Is The Expiry Date On A Scratchcard?

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The short answer to this question is that National Lottery scratchcards are not printed with the expiry date on them. The reason for this is that scratchcards expire for different reasons. Such reasons for a game closure include all the top prizes being won, all the scratchcards being sold, or National Lottery removing the scratchcard … Read more

What Happened to £10 Scratchcards?

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Currently, you can buy National Lottery scratchcards at four different price points – £1, £2, £3 & £5. But this hasn’t always been the case. Up until a couple of years ago, it was possible to buy £10 National Lottery scratchcards, with the top jackpot prize of £4 million up for grabs! However, September 2019 … Read more