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How to Play New Jersey 5 Card Cash
Buy Your Ticket
You can buy 5 Card Cash tickets from authorized retailers in New Jersey. Online play is not available.
5 cards from a standard 52-card deck are randomly selected and printed on your ticket.
Tickets cost $2 per play.
New Jersey 5 Card Cash Drawing Schedule
5 Card Cash drawings are held every evening at approximately 7:57 PM EST.
New Jersey 5 Card Cash Payout and Rules
In 5 Card Cash, you can win two ways with one ticket. The first is with Win Now, and the second is with the daily drawing called Win Tonight.
If you form a winning poker hand with your ticket, you can win up to $5,000 instantly. Your ticket will also qualify you for the daily drawing. If you match the cards drawn, you can win up to $100,000.
For an additional $1 per ticket, you can enable ALL IN for bigger instant prizes. If you form a flush or better with ALL IN enabled, the payout is doubled. If you form a straight flush or better, you win a portion of or the entire ALL IN jackpot which starts at $10,000.
New Jersey 5 Card Cash Payout and Odds
Win Now Prizes
|Poker Hand||Prize||Prize with ALL IN||Odds|
|Royal Flush||$5,000||$5,000 + 100% of Jackpot||1 in 649,740|
|Straight Flush||$500||$500 +10% of Jackpot||1 in 72,193|
|4 of a Kind||$125||$250||1 in 4,165|
|Full House||$70||$140||1 in 694|
|Flush||$50||$100||1 in 509|
|Straight||$20||$20||1 in 255|
|3 of a Kind||$5||$5||1 in 47|
|2 Pairs||$3||$3||1 in 21|
|Pair of Jacks or Better||$2||$2||1 in 8|
|Overall Odds for Win Now||1 in 5|
Win Tonight Prizes
|5 of 5||$100,000||1 in 2,598,960|
|4 of 5||$500||1 in 11,059|
|3 of 5||$20||1 in 240|
|2 of 5||$2||1 in 16|
|Overall Odds for Win Tonight||1 in 15|
New Jersey 5 Card Cash Payouts and Odds
New Jersey 5 Card Cash Claiming Your Prize
To claim prizes of $599.50 and below, winners can go directly to their ticket retailer. On the other hand, prizes of $600 and above will require the winner to fill out a New Jersey Lottery Claim Form and submit this to the New Jersey Lottery headquarters – either by mail or personal appearance.
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