Virginia Lottery Launches Campaign to Warn of Lottery Scams

The Virginia Lottery is launching a campaign to warn people about lottery scams.{} Officials say the goal of the "Play Smart" campaign is to inform both lottery players and non-players to be careful when someone tells them they've won a large amount of prize money.{}{}{} It includes a PSA on TV and radio as well as brochures with tips.The Lottery says the biggest concerns is scammers ask for personal information over the phone.