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May 06, 2013, 10:41 ET

Gilligan From Gilligan's Island, Mike From The Brady Bunch, And Willis From Diff'rent Strokes All "Win" The Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes In Brand New TV Advertising Campaign

Publishers Clearing House, whose famous Prize Patrol "winning moments" have been a mainstay of TV advertising for a quarter of a century, is...

Feb 28, 2013, 15:47 ET

New Orleans Area Woman Gets Shock Of A Lifetime As Prize Patrol Arrives With $1,000,000.00 Prize

 A Louisiana woman received the shock of a lifetime today when she was surprised by America's most welcome drop-in guests. Mrs. Elise...

Aug 31, 2012, 16:51 ET
John Wyllie, 47 of White City, Oregon wins the Publishers Clearing House $5,000 A Week Forever Prize!  (PRNewsFoto/Publishers Clearing House)

Medford Area Man Gets Shock Of A Lifetime As Prize Patrol Arrives With $5,000 A Week "Forever"

An Oregon man received the shock of a lifetime today when he was surprised by America's most welcome drop-in guests.   Mr. John Wyllie of...

Jul 12, 2012, 10:07 ET
Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol.  (PRNewsFoto/Publishers Clearing House)

Publishers Clearing House Announces unprecedented $5,000 a week "Forever" sweepstakes

 Publishers Clearing House (PCH), nationally famous for their direct mail sweepstakes and online offers, announced an unprecedented prize...

Jan 11, 2012, 05:00 ET

Publishers Clearing House Acquires Liquid Wireless

 Publishers Clearing House, America's leading multi-channel direct marketer and the premier digital destination for consumers who...

Aug 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

Publishers Clearing House Warns of 'Fake Check' Mailings Falsely Claiming To Be From PCH, Oprah Winfrey and O Magazine

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Publishers Clearing House today alerted consumers about reports they have been receiving about...

Jun 26, 2008, 01:00 ET

Publishers Clearing House Announces More Summer Prizes to Address Domestic Economic Woes

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding last month's 101 winners of a cross-country sweepstakes promotion to be more grateful...

May 15, 2008, 01:00 ET

101 'Big Checks' From Publishers Clearing House Arrive at Most Welcome Time

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- With polls showing the economy to be Issue #1, Americans are especially glad to be receiving tax...

Oct 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Counteracting Counterfeit Checks

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Publishers Clearing House joined today with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and other business...

Dec 18, 2006, 00:00 ET

Publishers Clearing House Announces Return of 'Enter Today, Win Tomorrow!'

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The yellow helium balloons are being filled, the gigantic check is going into production and that...

Jul 10, 2006, 01:00 ET

Granddaddy of Sweepstakes Gets a Makeover

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In these days of extreme makeovers, even companies like a facelift at times. In the case of...

Apr 13, 2006, 01:00 ET

More and More Winning at

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday afternoon (April 12), the Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol once again did the...

Nov 29, 2005, 00:00 ET

Chassidy Madden of Kentucky is Publishers Clearing House's second winner of $1 million from in three months. (PRNewsFoto/PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE)[RV]

2nd Publishers Clearing House Million Dollar Winner in Three Months from Online Entry

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol arrives to surprise a million dollar winner, they...

Oct 21, 2005, 01:00 ET

Prize Patrol to Bestow Halloween Treat

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Every Halloween folks expect to have youngsters costumed as goblins, witches or...

Sep 14, 2005, 01:00 ET

Making - Or Winning - Money The New-Fashioned Way

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Betsy Tanabe of State College, PA, got a new computer last Christmas and has learned to surf the...

Aug 02, 2005, 01:00 ET

Publishers Clearing House to Market Heritage House Collectibles

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Publishers Clearing House and Southwestern/Great American Inc., announced...

Jul 11, 2005, 01:00 ET

Reality TV That Cannot Be Shown: "It's Too Painful" Says Publishers Clearing House

NEW YORK, July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Sloane, Senior Vice President of Publishers Clearing House, has a strong stomach for reality TV. Like...

Jul 06, 2005, 01:00 ET

'Don't Change Your Vacation Plans,' Says Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol. 'We'll Find You If You Win.'

NEW YORK, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Once again Publishers Clearing House commercials are on the air showing the company's always-welcome Prize...

Jun 05, 2001, 01:00 ET

Summer Travel Tips From America's Most Moneyed Traveler

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The traveler waits silently in a van, peering at his watch and gazing down a dark deserted road...

Dec 21, 1999, 00:00 ET

Who Wants To Be A Multi-Millionaire?

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Publishers Clearing House, famous for its direct mail multi-million dollar sweepstakes prizes for...