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Sweepstakes Tips & Advice to Help You Win More Prizes

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Whether you"re getting started with sweepstakes or looking for tips to help you win more prizes, this is the place for you. Learn how sweepstakes and contests work, discover tools to help make sweeping easier, and how to improve your odds of winning amazing prizes.
  1. What You Need to Know About Sweepstakes
  2. Getting Started with Sweepstakes Entries
  3. How to Win Skill Contests
  4. Can You Improve Your Odds of Winning?
  5. Get Motivated to Win!
  1. Improve Your Luck
  2. Avoid the Big DQ
  3. What to Do After You Win
  4. Sweepstakes Tax Tips

What You Need to Know About Sweepstakes

What are sweepstakes? What should you know before you begin? Does anyone really win? Find out here.

Getting Started with Sweepstakes Entries

Now that you're ready to start entering... where do you begin? Here are tips to help you get started.

How to Win Skill Contests

Contests are giveaways that pick the winners based on the merits of their entries, instead of in a random drawing. Skill contests often have better odds of winning - plus they can be really fun to enter. Here are some tips on how to win skill contests.

Can You Improve Your Odds of Winning?

A new car, a free vacation, stacks of cash - you could win all of these prizes and more, and we"ll show you how! Find insider tips and expert advice about how to improve your odds in order to have the best possible chances to win sweepstakes and contests.

Get Motivated to Win!

Whether you're going through a dry spell or you're a new sweeper who's never won a prize, it's natural that sometimes you'll doubt whether the time you're spending entering sweepstakes is worthwhile. However, you can't win if you don't enter! Here are some ways to keep your motivation high and win more prizes.

Improve Your Luck

To win sweepstakes, you'll need a healthy dose of luck. But luck isn't just something you're born with or not. Here are some tips and methods to help you feel -- and be! -- luckier.

Avoid the Big DQ

Few things in sweeping are worse than winning a fantastic prize only to get disqualified because of a technicality. Why do sweepstakes disqualify entrants, and how can you avoid it happening to you? Find out here.

What to Do After You Win

Learn what happens after you win a sweepstakes prize: how you'll be notified, what an affidavit is and what you need to do with it, how your prize will arrive, and much more.

Sweepstakes Tax Tips

If you are a U.S. citizen you are expected to pay sweepstakes taxes on your prize wins. Learn how sweepstakes taxes are paid, what information you should track, and how to avoid overpaying at tax time.

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