Deposit Bonus Match

Big Promotions on the PA iLottery Equal Free Money, Free Games and More

Playing the variety of games on the Pennsylvania Lottery is fun. It can also be thrilling to see how much cash you could win. To help you get started enjoying the dozens of entertaining online lottery games, the PA iLottery offers a few exciting promotions. Here are some promotions that can get you free money, free game chances, and big chances to win.

Welcome Bonus

The PA iLottery will thank you as soon as you sign up for a new account. Signing up is free. Once you finish setting up your account, the Pennsylvania Lottery will welcome you with $5 worth of free money.

There is no deposit required. All you have to do is start playing any of the dozens of exciting games. To cash out this bonus, all you have to do is play through the bonus amount a single time. It’s that easy, but you could win thousands of dollars with that free $5 bonus.

First Deposit Match

Beginning last August, the Pennsylvania Lottery launched a promotion to welcome new accounts and reward you for your first deposit. This incentive is encouragement to set up a free account and begin playing exciting online games.

Not only can you win huge cash prizes, the Pennsylvania Lottery is going to offer you free money to do it. Players are given the choice to opt-in for this promotion. But, why would anyone essentially say no to free money?

The logical conclusion is when you’re going to make a deposit to play lottery games anyhow, why wouldn’t you take advantage of such a promotion? Here’s how to get it, and how to use the PA iLottery First Deposit Matching Bonus.

• The first thing to do is sign up for a free PA iLottery account, if you don’t already have one.
• At the top right-hand corner of the “Home” page is a green tab “Sign Up”.
• Click it and follow the easy instructions.
• After you have an account open, the process will direct you to the “Cashier” page where you select your deposit method.
• There are six ways to make a deposit into your PA iLottery account.

– ACH e-Check direct bank transfer
– Credit Card – Visa, MasterCard, or Discover
– PayPal
– PayNearMe at one of the listed Pennsylvania Lottery vendor locations
– iLottery Cash
– PA Lottery Play+ Account

• Once choose your deposit method, enter the promo code.
• Your deposit must be at least $10.
• The First Deposit Match promotion will match that first deposit 100 percent, up to $250.

Guidelines for Accessing Your First Deposit Match Promotion

There are a couple of things to know as you begin to play and work towards activating your bonus money.

• First of all, you cannot immediately withdraw this money as cash.
• The “Play-Through” requirements for your deposit and bonus money are 10 times before the bonus converts to cash.
• All the money you receive from this promotion is awarded as bonus money.
• Once you enter your code and make your deposit, you will be notified electronically by email confirming your bonus and the amount.
• All bonus money received from this promotion must be played through within 30 days.

Mega Monday

Mondays are when the PA iLottery helps to create new millionaires. The Mega Monday Promotion will match your $2 Mega Millions ® online ticket purchase with $2 in bonus money. Here’s how to get your Mega Monday money.

• Sign in to your account
• Go to your My Bonuses page and claim the Mega Monday bonus.
• Purchase at least one $2 Mega Million ticket and you’ll be credited with $2 worth of bonus cash after the drawing.
• Play through this bonus five times and it will convert to cash.
• The $2 bonus is issued one time per Mega Million drawing, and will be credited to your bonus money balance with 72 hours of a completed draw.

Powerball Tuesday

On Tuesday, you can make up for missing the Mega Monday Promotion or add another $2 worth of bonus money to your account. This time, the PA iLottery will award a bonus for playing the national Powerball draw on Tuesday.

• Sign in to your PA iLottery account
• Go to your My Bonuses page and claim the Powerball Tuesday bonus.
• Purchase at least one $2 Powerball ticket for the Tuesday draw date, and you’ll be credited with $2 worth of bonus cash after the drawing.
• Play through this bonus five times to convert your bonus to cash.
• The $2 bonus is issued one time per Powerball drawing on that Tuesday, and will be credited to your bonus money balance with three days after the drawing.

Throwback Thursday

On Thursdays at the PA iLottery, you can get your hands on up to another $250 in bonus cash. It’s called Throwback Thursday. You earn the Throwback Thursday bonus $5 at a time by playing the exciting PA iLottery game Red Hot Keno. Not only will you get free bonus cash to play, there are huge cash prizes to be won on Red Hot Keno. Here’s what you do.

• Once you’re logged into your PA iLottery account, go to your My Bonuses page.
• Claim the bonus and then head over to the Red Hot Keno game.
• Every $50 worth of Red Hot Keno games you play, you’ll earn $5 in bonus cash.
• You can receive up to $250 worth of bonus money into your account on a single Thursday.
• Your cash bonus will be credited as soon as you finish with the promotion requirements.

April Fools’ Deposit Bonus

To celebrate April Fools’ Day, the Pennsylvania Lottery is offering to add $10 in bonus money to your account for making a simple $10 deposit during the month. This is not the same as the First Deposit Match promotion. It is eligible to all PA iLottery account holders. Here’s how to get $10 bonus money in April.

• Log in to your PA iLottery account and visit your My Bonuses page.
• Using all caps, enter the code: APRILFOOLS.
• Go to your make a deposit option and deposit at least $10.
• Play through your deposit amount and $10 bonus and your money will be converted to cash.

James Bond 007™ Prize Draw

This is a chance to a special trip courtesy of the PA iLottery. Play the James Bond 007™ game to begin earning your chances. Winners will receive $1,000 spending cash, in addition to a four-night expense paid trip to Las Vegas.

Winners also get free admission to the James Bond Lottery Challenge Tournament. The prize will fly you and a guest to Vegas. While you’re on your four-night Vegas vacation, you’ll have a chance to win up to $1 million in cash. Here’s how to get as many tickets into the prize draw as you can.

• Log in to your PA iLottery account and go to the James Bond 007 game.
• Play between $50.00 and $99.99 to generate a single prize draw ticket.
• Play from $100.00 up to $249.99 to generate 4 prize draw tickets.
• Play $250.00 to $499.99 worth of James Bond 007 games to generate 7 prize draw tickets.
• Play over $500.00 and you will generate 10 tickets into the James Bond 007 Prize Draw.

Pennsylvania Lottery Daily Promotions

Besides the regular promotions that occur week-to-week on the Pennsylvania Lottery website, there are some exciting daily promotions. A couple of them are regular opportunities to get free bonus cash, and the other involves various promotions that you can be notified about ahead of time.

Lucky Sunday – This is similar to the Throwback Thursday cash bonus offer to play Red Hot Keno. On Lucky Sunday, you can get the same $5 bonus award for every $50 worth of games you play on Clover Cash. Not only can you earn up to $250 in bonus money, Clover Cash has thousands of dollars in prizes to grab.

Double Friday – Double Friday is a simple promotion for the fun PA iLottery game Double Your Luck. All you have to do to get $5 in free bonus money is play $5 worth of games on Double Your Luck. It’s just that simple.

Weekend Email Special – The next daily promotion is probably one of the easiest to get. All you need to do is to be an email subscriber for PA iLottery notifications and you’re in. Each Thursday they will send out a notice to all email subscriptions. Each email will contain a special promotion being offered over the next few days. Here are some specials that the PA iLottery has offered recently.

• $5 worth of Free Bonus money just for being a subscriber.
• Various deposit bonuses for existing PA iLottery account holders from as much as 100 percent down to a 10 percent deposit bonus.
• There are also special promotions where you can earn up to 50 percent cash back on certain individual PA iLottery games.

Pennsylvania Lottery VIP Club

Another way to gain perks that get you free money to play PA iLottery games with is the Pennsylvania Lottery VIP Club. Just like getting a PA iLottery account, it is free to join. Signing up for the VIP Club also earns you $5 more in free bonus money.

Each week you may find special promotions reserved for VIP Club members. There are also special promotions such as Fast Frenzy and O’Lucky Day games. VIP Club members can opt to receive various winning numbers and promotion alerts sent by text.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I play on the Pennsylvania Lottery online for free?

Setting up an account at the PA iLottery to play online games is free. It is an easy step-by-step process. You don’t have to be a Pennsylvania resident to have an account, but you must be inside the state borders to play games legally and win cash.

Is there a bonus code for existing users?

The initial First Deposit Match bonus code is for new accounts making a first deposit. However, there other codes available to all existing PA iLottery accounts, such as the April Fools’ Bonus. To find bonus codes, go to My Bonuses after signing in to your account.

Can I deposit using PayPal?

Yes, you can use your PayPal account to deposit money in PA iLottery account. The PA iLottery account and PayPal account should match. One nice feature is that you can also use a connected PayPal account to withdraw your cash winnings.

How do I contact the Pennsylvania

Answers for many questions can be found under the “Help” tab on the main menu. You can also use the Live Chat option to get fast answers. There is also a toll-free phone number to get live support, or you can choose to send an email to

Can I pick up my winnings in person?

The easiest way to get your cash is through one of the withdrawal methods, including receiving an ACH e-Check. However, you can secure a voucher to pick up winnings at an approved Pennsylvania Lottery vendor. Large cash awards must be claimed at a PA Lottery office location.