Retailers Retailers App Packet FAQS Rules Tools Retailer Portal Retailer SpotlightTOWN TALK - CLINTON, TNHossein Ghodrat really takes the name of his store, Town Talk, to heart by engaging his customers right when they walk through the door with a “Hello! How are you?”“We help players anyway we can: talking to them about how to play and what to do,” Ghodrat said, adding that they also talk to them about how the Lottery helps fund education in Tennessee.“Basically we treat players like we’d treat our own family, by helping them decide what tickets they want and how much they want to spend. We continuously talk to them throughout the whole purchasing experience,” Ghodrat said.Thank you, Hossein, for treating players like family. Together, we’ve raised more than $5.25 billion for Tennessee students.Benefits to SellingThe success of the Tennessee Lottery depends on its ability to build and maintain a strong, statewide retailer network to maximize sales and profits for educational programs. Economic benefits to retailers include:6.5% Commission on Lottery SalesFree Sales, Marketing and Promotional SupportAutomated Ticket-Inventory Tracking and AccountingHigh Frequency of Customer VisitsNo Up-Front Inventory CostsHigh Rate of ReturnFrequent Introduction of New GamesSatisfaction in Helping Raise Dollars for EducationMore than $5 Billion Raised for EducationClick here to read more about how to grow your business with the Tennessee Education Lottery.