Hi everyone. Welcome to another edition of Danielle’s Desk, where we answer the questions you’ve posted on social media. More specifically, where Prize Patrol elite member, Danielle, answers your questions. The question we’re addressing today is a common one, and you may be wondering about it yourself: How long do you have to play before you win?

Question: How Long Do You Have To Play Before You Win?

Click on this video to find out!

Like Danielle said, we’ve had winners who’ve been entering for years, and winners who’ve been entering for weeks. The winner selection process at Publishers Clearing House is completely random, so everyone has an equal chance of winning, no matter how long they’ve been entering.

I watch Winning Moments all the time. I love how shocked and happy everyone is. Witnessing such a life-changing event is really something, and I always get really emotional. Having seen so many, I can tell you that I’ve heard winners say they’ve been entering for years, and I even heard one winner say she’d been entering for three months. THREE MONTHS! Talk about lucky!

There are so many opportunities to win, and it’s always FREE. I can’t imagine why anyone would choose not to enter… which brings me to a question I have for YOU.

Question: How Long Have YOU Been Entering Our Sweepstakes?

We want to hear from you! Please visit the comments section below and tell us how long you’ve been entering to win a PCH sweepstakes! What have you won? Which prize would you most like to win? Have you entered to win our latest SuperPrize? I hope so, because it’s $1,000 A Day For Life, and a “Special Early Look” Prize Event Winner will be announced October 31st!

(alt text: Danielle’s Desk: How long do you have to play before you win? You Could Be Next!)

Whether you’ve been playing for years or days, any PCH Winner will tell you that the most important thing, without question, is to keep the faith and keep entering… because HEY… you never know! Good Luck!

Tina P.
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  1. 80s/90s, my mom let me put on stamp & put entry in mailbox. Started myself in ’99. Countless hours on multiple games in multiple apps, emails, mail-ins & purchases over years. After 21+yrs of my own entries. I’M DONE! CLOSING ACCT & DELETING APPS.

    1. While I can understand that it may get discouraging at times, you’ve got to be “in it to win it”. Keep in mind that we do receive millions of entries, but only one person can win each giveaway. However, every entry you submit has the same fair chance as every other entry we receive, so keep trying. Our winners are randomly selected and there’s no way to know who we’re going to surprise next. To see all of your entry options each day, click here: http://bit.ly/Enter-A-PCH-Sweeps. Good luck to you and all who enter!!

  2. Danielle’s Desk, Hi, My name is Richard Dildine, McKinney,Texas. I just want to say, all this month PCH is saying I;m an newcomer. I’m Not. I have been with PCH since 1975. You also I’ve Never purchased anything. I’m offended, as thru th years I have purchased Many, Many items. I’mnow 86, and livinh g in a extended Care Facility, and on limited, tight income. This is only to say, at this time I can not afford a purchase, but enjoy trying to win. Over all these years I’ve yet to win. Be fun to win something, before i’m too old to press the keys.
    Thanks much for place to talk with you.
    Richard Dildine
    dildinedick@gmail.com .

    1. Thank you so much for your support. PCH values our loyal fans like yourself. I would like to remind you that a purchase is never required and it will not increase a person’s odds of winning. We really mean it when we say that it’s free to enter and free to win. Our winner selection process is completely random; there’s no way to know who our next winner will be. Every entry has the same fair chance so keep trying and don’t give up. To see all of your entry options, click here: http://bit.ly/Enter-A-PCH-Sweeps. Good luck to you and all who enter!!

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