OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma - Beginning November 1st, players will be able to purchase lottery tickets with debit cards.

Governor Mary Fallin signed Senate Bill 1303 on Thursday.

The bill is designed to make it easier for you to play the Oklahoma State Lottery.

The lottery projects the debit card option will grow sales and raise an additional $3-million a year for education.

Right now, lottery tickets can only be purchased with cash. 

The change still doesn't allow the use of credit cards to purchase lottery tickets.