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Old 01-11-2012, 02:19 PM
 
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So true it has to be a gimmick just to get you to visit their website they have you to do the lotto, the slots and when you really look no one can win any thing at them
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Old 01-11-2012, 03:06 PM
 
Location: Finally made it to Florida and lovin' every minute!
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Somebody in our community won $10,000 on Publisher's. Cool.
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Old 01-11-2012, 03:21 PM
 
Location: Neither here nor there
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I better hurry and get my entry in!! Not much time left.

I used to mail in my entry form regularly.......rarely bought anything, tho'.
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Old 01-11-2012, 03:24 PM
Status: "The most sincere pumpkin patch" (set 29 days ago)
 
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I'll never win it; after a billing mix up and PCH making me jump through hoops of fire only to prove it was their fault I told them where to stick it.
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Old 02-02-2012, 07:33 AM
 
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Yes, people do win infact I won their 1,000.00 a week for life a couple of years ago and they have neaver missed a weekly payment! The extra 52k a year is really nice let me tell you.
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Old 02-02-2012, 09:56 PM
Status: "Born to be a midwestern girl!" (set 17 days ago)
 
Location: Northeastern WI
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I may have answered this before, but yes, my grandparents won awhile bac, bless their hearts. And the one time they did nto order magazines, they won. It happens....
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Old 02-03-2012, 03:15 AM
 
Location: Texas
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I was sitting giving a speech one time in the 80s and the guy sitting next to me was the Mayor of Denton, TX. He had won the grand prize and I asked him if he ever bought any of the magazines. He said he didn't. He just sent in his entry and won.
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Old 02-03-2012, 04:50 AM
 
Location: Kenmore, WA
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Helo, I have been recieving e mail for I cant tell you how many years about you are this close to winning the grand prize in the Publishers Clearinghouse Sweepstakes. I swear I have not seen them drive up to a home in Years!! Or is just me? I never see a winner! Is it even worth entering ?
It's worth it to them, and their advertisers.
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Old 02-11-2012, 03:27 PM
 
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I've been entering Publishing Clearing House close to 30 years and my husband and I have not won anything. I have even placed orders with them. Not sure if my luck is good with them, but I still enter on line. Maybe one day the prize patrol will come to my house. lol! Yvonne Lamb
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Old 02-11-2012, 08:42 PM
 
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DON'T GIVE UP! While, I haven't won PCH yet, I have had some good luck in sweepstakes.

I am an Internet sweepstaker (my hobby) and I won a $40,000 travel trailer in January of 2010 by entering each day for about a month. Now another nice win: I received an affidavit just this week that I have to sign and have notarized because I am one of 21 people picked in a sweepstake for a cash prize. The way it works is that, the Rumba Specialty Meat Company picked 21 people from thousands of entries. Once all the people have returned the proper paperwork, or alternates are picked, 20 people will receive $500 each. So I have won $500 for sure. The 21st person picked will receive $10,000! Just making it into the final 21 is great, but I have my fingers crossed for the big one! I just don't give up and it pays off.
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