Canada markets closed
  • S&P/TSX

    18,060.26
    -163.28 (-0.90%)
     
  • S&P 500

    3,811.15
    -18.19 (-0.48%)
     
  • DOW

    30,932.37
    -469.64 (-1.50%)
     
  • CAD/USD

    0.7849
    -0.0090 (-1.13%)
     
  • CRUDE OIL

    61.66
    -1.87 (-2.94%)
     
  • BTC-CAD

    55,484.94
    -4,824.12 (-8.00%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    912.88
    -20.25 (-2.17%)
     
  • GOLD FUTURES

    1,733.00
    -42.40 (-2.39%)
     
  • RUSSELL 2000

    2,201.05
    +0.88 (+0.04%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    1.4600
    -0.0580 (-3.82%)
     
  • NASDAQ

    13,192.35
    +72.92 (+0.56%)
     
  • VOLATILITY

    27.95
    -0.94 (-3.25%)
     
  • FTSE

    6,483.43
    -168.53 (-2.53%)
     
  • NIKKEI 225

    28,966.01
    -1,202.26 (-3.99%)
     
  • CAD/EUR

    0.6497
    -0.0015 (-0.23%)
     

$1,000,000 Lotto Max: An Outaouais resident wins a Maxmillions prize

·2 min read

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Outaouais resident Claude Perron got the surprise of his life when he found out he won $1,000,000 in the December 1 Lotto Max draw.

The lucky winner Claude Perron. (CNW Group/Loto-Québec)
The lucky winner Claude Perron. (CNW Group/Loto-Québec)

In summary

  • Lottery: Lotto Max

  • Prize: $1,000,000

  • Category: Maxmillions

  • Draw date: December 1, 2020

  • Winner's place of residence: Outaouais

  • Retailer: Dépanneur Super 7 (250 Rue Papineau, Papineauville)

  • The retailer will receive a 1% commission of $10,000.

  • Prize claim centre: Loto-Québec head office, Montréal

Highlights

  • Claude enjoys playing the lottery from time to time. His decision to buy a Lotto Max ticket was an impulsive one.

  • As it turns out, the decision paid off big time, since he won a Maxmillions prize in the December 1 draw!

  • The lucky winner says he plans to make the most of his win by buying a new car and making renovations to his home.

  • Also on his to-do list: write a book, and visit Tahiti and Canada's west coast once circumstances allow.

COVID-19: How to claim your prize

As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec has reopened its prize claim offices in Montréal and Quebec City by appointment only, and only for prize claims amounting to $10,000 or more. Right now, the safest and most efficient way to claim a prize amounting to less than $10,000 is by mail. Prizes amounting to $600 or less can be claimed at any Loto-Québec retailer.

Please note: Owners of physical lottery tickets with an expiry date between March 17 and September 17, 2020, inclusively who've won a prize will have an additional six months to claim it. The payment terms for prizes won on lotoquebec.com remain the same.

About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec's mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. Between January 1 and December 6, 2020, Loto-Québec paid out 105 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to lottery winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 14 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.

Lotteries website: loteries.lotoquebec.com

Hashtag: #lotoquebec

twitter.com/lotoquebec
facebook.com/LotoQuebecLoteries
youtube.com/LotoQuebec
instagram.com/lotoquebec_officiel
linkedin.com/company/loto-quebec

The lucky winner Claude Perron. (CNW Group/Loto-Québec)
The lucky winner Claude Perron. (CNW Group/Loto-Québec)

SOURCE Loto-Québec

Cision
Cision

View original content to download multimedia: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2020/09/c8092.html