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If you've never won a trip, you probably have a lot of questions about what winning a vacation feels like. Is it really all it's cracked up to be? Are there hidden costs? Unexpected problems? Is it worth even trying to win trips? Find out through these win-a-trip stories from real winners.
Find the Answer: Read Stories about Winning Vacations from Real Winners
Sometimes you enter vacation sweepstakes, but for some reason, can't actually go on the trip when you win. Do the sponsors have to offer you a cash option if you can't go on the trip?
Find the Answer: Cash Options and Trip Prizes
If you can't take a trip you won, is it possible to give the prize to a friend or family member who would like to take it? Can you enter vacation sweepstakes with the intention of giving the prize away if you're lucky enough to win?
Find the Answer: Can You Give Away Vacation Prizes You Don't Want?
What if you can go on the trip, but you'd like more time at your dream destination? Is it possible to stay longer if you're willing to pay for any extra charges incurred?
Find the Answer: Can You Extend Your Stay on a Vacation Prize?
Say you win a vacation for two, but you'd like to bring your child along. Or you win a family vacation to Disney for four, but your family has five members? Can you pay to bring extra guests on a vacation prize?
Find the Answer: If I Win a Trip, Can I Pay to Bring Extra Guests?