Publishers Clearing House Scam: Do Not Be a Victim

Publishers Clearing House Scam  Do Not Be a Victim

Publishers Clearing House (PCH) does not ask for bank account or other financial information. There is no processing fee, tax or special handling charge required to win. The Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes prizes are delivered free of charge to the winners.

If you are contacted by someone claiming to represent Publishers Clearing House, or claiming to be a PCH employee and asked to send or wire money, send a pre-paid gift card or a Green Dot MoneyPak card, or cash a check and send a portion back to him/her as payment for any reason to claim a Sweepstakes prize, it is a scam.

The scammers’ preferred method of sending money is through Western Union, MoneyGram, Green Dot MoneyPak card. This is because those methods of sending money make it virtually impossible for the victims to get back their money.

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  • September 1, 2021 at 7:37 AM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: Publishers Clearing House

    Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2021, 06:53:46 PM EDT

    Subject: USA


    Dear PCH Customer,

    We wish to inform you that you have won (Eight hundred & fifty thousand dollars)  in our PCH (email) winning draws.

    please email Beth Broderick for collection.

    Beth Broderick

    Publishers Clearing House


    beth.pchofficer @ yahoo . com

    NY 10019, United States


    You are to establish contact with the Following details below

    Full Name_


    Phone Number_

    Thanks & Regards

    Mrs. Roberta Luca Alice

    Publishers Clearing House

    NY, United States

    To forfeit Publishers Clearing House, please unsubscribe"

  • June 6, 2020 at 8:48 PM by an anonymous user from: Fort Lee, New Jersey, United States

    there is another one about world life drinking water. usual scam method, 400 and they send you a check for 4 grand to cash made out thru post office check which is fraudulent. been there done that. learned my lesson.

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Publishers Clearing House Scam: Do Not Be a Victim