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!

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

  1. Pennie says:

    I would like to post pictures of someone scamming people out of money and trying to get me to send money so people can see what there looking for in scams!!!

  2. Billi Jo says:

    I was sent a friend request from Danielle Lam At-PCH. So I accepted thinking well that’s cool, and then they asked me how I was doing and I said fine, and then I asked if it was really Danielle. They said yep and that I had won $25,000! So of course I was excited and asked them when. They then asked for my phone number and I wasn’t sure I wanted to give that to them so I went online and read about pch scams and realized that it was probably fraudulent so I reported and blocked it. She did not ask for any money but when I read online that PCH does not send out friend requests from Facebook I quickly realized that it was a scam.

  3. Erika Zeigler says:

    I was contacted by phone this morning with the news that I have won 4.7 million plus 10,000.00 a week and a car. The callers name was Stacey and her phone number is 607-699-1725 ext 7070. She told me in order to get registered I have to open an new checking account with my bank and call her back with that number. She did not ask me for any money.

  4. Pat Tillinghast says:

    This just happened to me last night, I had Todd Danille and Dave friend me on Facebook and messager. They asked for my phone number which I gave to Todd and then he asked for my address which I said u have my address. He also told me I won 10 million dollars plus 5 thousand a week. So I said u need to call me before I give anymore info and he did right away. He couldn’t even pronounce Todds name definitely foreign. I told him then that I had his number and was reporting right away and hung up on him. He Dave and Danille all disappeared from my friend list and I blocked his number. Hope that’s the end of that

    1. PCH Staff PCH Staff says:

      Hello Pat, I am very happy you recognized this was a scammer contacting you! Please report any information that you have by following this link: Remember PCH will never send you a friend request or send a message through social media. We encourage everyone to review the following safety tips to better protect themselves from being scammed: Stay safe everyone!

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