Carlson purchased his winning Big Money ticket at Broadway Billie’s, 124 South Broadway in Bloomfield. Scratching the ticket, he revealed matching numbers in Game 5 with a corresponding prize of $100,000.
There are three $100,000 top prizes available in Big Money. Carlson is the first person to claim a top prize to date.
Big Money is a $10 Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery that offers players the chance to win $2.1 million in cash prizes from $10 to $100,000. The odds of winning the top prize in Big Money are 1 in 100,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 2.75.