What is a Prize Patrol Blitz?

In a Prize Patrol Blitz the Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol awards 101 prizes to winners in 101 zip codes across the USA. The sweepstakes prizes are awarded in a 2-3 day timeframe. This is accomplished by training over 30 teams of Publishers Clearing House employees to become Prize Patrol Deputies. The training program is […]

What if the PCH Winner Isn’t Home?

People often ask what happens if the winner isn’t home when the PCH Prize Patrol arrives for the sweepstakes winning moment? The answer is the Prize Patrol will find a way to award the cash sweepstakes prize to the Publishers Clearing House winner. Sometimes we’ll find out where the winner is and travel to that […]

PCH Prize Award in Stockton, CA

Here are some notes from our recent PCH Prize Patrol visit in Stockton, CA, when we were on the trail of a Publishers Clearing House winner… Ready for our next sweepstakes winning moment, we drive up to an apartment building. The PCH Prize Patrol is excited to surprise a resident with a big check from […]

Will the Prize Patrol Come to My Zip Code?

In a few weeks over 30 teams of Prize Patrol deputies will criss-cross the country to deliver roses, balloons AND BIG CHECKS of at least $10,000.00 to 101 winners. One of them could be you! To find out if the PCH Prize Patrol will come to your area, go to pch.com, then type in your […]

Are We Coming Out of the Recession?

Some economists think the answer to this question is “Yes”: the stock market shows signs of stabilizing, home sales are inching back, consumer confidence is slowly turning around. Other economists think that the recession will be with us a long time and that there are still rough days ahead. Now, having awarded over $221 million […]

How Did the Prize Patrol Get Started?

Just over twenty years ago, Todd Sloane, an assistant in the PCH advertising department, came to me and said, “I have an idea.” “What is it?” I asked as I sat in my office minutes after we had conducted a drawing for a Million Dollar SuperPrize. “Well,” he said, “you’re about to place a phone […]

Where Will Dave Sayer Appear Next?

Visiting New York in the summer was always a family tradition. We have many relatives here, so we visit as often as possible. A favorite place to go has always been my Great-Aunt’s summer home on the Long Island Sound. Since I’ve been doing a summer internship at Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes Headquarters in Long […]

Do Pets Win the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes?

On my most recent Prize Patrol trip there were pets in two of the three homes where I delivered sweepstakes prize checks to Publishers Clearing House winners. The winners were people, but they had some lucky dogs and one lucky cat, who might now have more treats in their future. As we approached the Idaho […]

Publishers Clearing House Summer Internship

I’m what some people call a “PCH baby,” meaning someone who grew up involved with PCH, the famous sweepstakes company that has made many unsuspecting winners millionaires. My mom has worked at Publishers Clearing House since before I was born and consequently, I’ve spent countless days after school and during vacations sitting in her office […]

PCH SuperPrize Winner’s Story on National TV

When Doris Gray of New Jersey won our $5,000.00 A Week For Life PCH SuperPrize in February, the PCH Prize Patrol was there, of course, to capture the winning moment – which you can see at PCHTV.com. But there were other video cameras there as well to witness all the excitement – which turned out […]