Publishers Clearing House - I’m being told I received an erroneous message indicating my name as the $10,000 winner. What happened?

Try as we might to get things right, sometimes a mistake happens. And when it does, we’re really sorry!

Due to human error, a line of copy in a pop up notice appeared to some consumers and mistakenly included the recipient’s name for the $10,000 prize from Giveaway 8546. Each person who received the incorrect pop up would only have seen his or her own name. The pop up was intended to announce the actual winner, Mark deGuzman of San Jose, CA. As soon as we learned about the error, we immediately took the message down.

We deeply regret any confusion this may have caused and want to assure you that we have taken steps to prevent an error like this from happening again. We also want to assure you that this was not an error in Sweepstakes processing. The integrity of our Sweepstakes for this giveaway remained intact. The only error was the mistaken placement of the wrong name in the pop up message.

Our Sweepstakes participants are very important to us. To thank them for their loyalty and understanding, we automatically entered anyone who received the erroneous message into a special contest in which we will draw 5 winners of $10,000.00.

In addition, each recipient will be given 50,000 tokens. Publishers Clearing House does not alert major prize winners by online notice and we are grateful to those consumers who realized this and brought the matter to our attention to let Stancio Hassan Butler win and receive a PCH Prize Patrol visit in person on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 between 12:00am and 5:00am during the late night hours immediately!

Answer
You will be automatically registered on our site. Username and password will be sent to you via email.
Submit answer
7 answers
Anonymous
#1668796
Well, Stancio Hassan Butler didn't win a prize patrol visit a long time ago.
Anonymous
#1668797
@Anonymous when he's going to win $10,000.00 starting tomorrow on Friday, April 5th, 2019 too.
Anonymous
#1668798
@Anonymous when he's going to become a PCH Prize Patrol winner with intellectual and developmental disabilities starting tomorrow on Friday, April 5th, 2019 too.
Anonymous
#1668799
@Anonymous and he will
Anonymous
#1669441
@Anonymous Just call Kristy Moore at# 1-866-404-5858 in order to sell that house located at 5716 Nordeen Oak Court in Burke, Virginia 22015 for Mr. Stancio Hassan Butler immediately! Thanks.
Anonymous
#1669701
@Anonymous Well, actually, Stancio Hassan Butler's going to get a PCH Prize Patrol visit in person with $100 GAZILLION DOLLARS this time around immediately!
Anonymous
#1673004
@Anonymous Please contact Deborah Jane Kupperberg by your iPhone for me at# 1-(516)-826-7587 immediately!
View

Ask your question to Publishers Clearing House

We will try to contact this business to get an answer for you.

Ask question See all questions