How To Report Publishers Clearing House Scams on Facebook

Hi blog readers,

As you know, sadly there are Publishers Clearing House scammers on Facebook who pretend to be the PCH Prize Patrol in order to fool people. We want to help our fans avoid these Publishers Clearing House scams every way we can.

Remember, the PCH Prize Patrol DOES NOT send out friend requests to our fans on Facebook. So if you do receive a friend request, chat request or private message claiming to be someone from the Prize Patrol, they are NOT who they claim to be!

A lot of you have been asking how to report these scams, so I put together this step-by-step guide to show you exactly what to do in case you happen to come across one.

STEP #1: On the fraudulent page, click the “gear” looking image and select “report/block”.

How to report a Publishers Clearing House Scam Step 1

STEP #2: Select “Submit a Report” and “Report Account”. Click Confirm.

How to report a Publishers Clearing House Scam Step 2

STEP #3: Select “This person is impersonating someone” and “A Celebrity”. Then type the name of the person being impersonated and select the page. Click continue.

How to report a Publishers Clearing House Scam Step 3

STEP #4: FINAL STEP: Select “Block” and “Sumbit a Report”. Click the continue button to complete.

How to report a Publishers Clearing House Scam Step 4

So fans, if YOU happen to come across Publishers Clearing House scams like these, please follow these steps and report the scam to Facebook.

And as always, comment below or on my Danielle Lam PCH Prize Patrol Page on Facebook if you have ANY questions. We’ll be happy to help stop these Publishers Clearing House scams in any way we can.

Stay safe everyone!

Danielle Lam PCH Prize Patrol

Danielle Lam

PCH Prize Patrol Elite

P.S. TV REMINDER!! Turn on your big black boxes because the Prize Patrol is on “Let’s Make A Deal” all this week! And they’re giving away BIG MONEY! You don’t want to miss it!


213 thoughts on “How To Report Publishers Clearing House Scams on Facebook”

  1. I was contacted by Monica Vega from New York as a PCH employee stating I was a winner of 950.000 dollars, and she”ll be at my house on 8 3 2015 to pick up 350 dollars for the delivery of the check. I am a cancer patient and this very crule and on disability.

    1. PCH Staff PCH Staff says:

      Hello Shelia – We’re so sorry to hear this. That was a scammer impersonating a PCH employee! PCH never contacts winners in advance and you never have to pay to claim a PCH prize! The only way you would know if you won is by the Prize Patrol showing up at your door. Do not give scammers any of your personal information or money! Please report this scammer to abuse@pch.com and check out these helpful tips: http://bit.ly/_FraudProtection_

  2. Gary says:

    I received a phone call from PCH and that I had won close to a million and a car. First they asked me if I was at home. I replied no. Then I was instructed to go to my closest Wall Mart and I would be met there as they were in the air now. They also told me that I had to pay a registration fee for the car.

  3. Lue Ellen Bergen says:

    I won a million dollars and a Chrysler from Mr. Goldberg and Michael Collins. I fell for it because I could really use some money. But first I received.a friend and request from Deborah Holland on Facebook . I was out 1700. Dollars before I wizened up.

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