In fact, a person who takes part in the green card contest does not risk anything.
All the information about yourself required for participation is sent by the person on the Internet.
They are not confidential. This information is not secret and therefore does not contradict the legislation of the CIS countries.
However, some people are worried that losing the green card lottery may have a negative impact on their ability to obtain an American visa in the future. This is a misconception.
But many people are also worried about moving to the United States after winning the lottery. In fact, there is no such need. The person who wins the green card has 2 years to make a final decision about moving to this country. Even if the person changes his or her mind about moving, there is no penalty for doing so.