Publishers Clearing House

Type: Company
Name: Publishers Clearing House
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Lowell woman pleads not guilty to larceny in long-distance scam

LOWELL -- When an 87-year-old woman from Wilmington, N.C., received a letter she thought was from Publishers Clearing House notifying her she had won $2.6 million, she was convinced this was the real deal.But after sending a total of $15,000 to a male ... [Published Lowell Sun - 3 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Victim of a Sweepstakes Scam

Every time there was a knock at the front door, Beverly Weinert took a deep breath. She thought it might be the Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol on her doorstep, with roses, balloons, and a big check.Beverly explains what she thought she had won, ... [Published KKTV.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

St. Juse Hospital

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, founded in 1962 and publicized largely through the efforts of entertainer Danny Thomas, is known worldwide as a flagship hospital in treating childhood illness . Their mission statement makes clear that no child ... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Publishers Clearing House Expands Charitable Relationship With St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) and Launches 4th Annual "The Giveback"

Events Guarantee $150,000 to Support St. Jude Through Blend of Online, Offline Promotions With Chance for an Additional $50,000 via Daily Engagement by the PCH Facebook Fan Network ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Publishers Clearing House Scam

By: - Email×11 Call For Action InvestigatorFrom Call For Action investigations to anchoring, Sarah Schwabe works hard daily to help the community with issues that matter to them.Connect With Me:Close/ Call for Action/ Headlines List/ ArticleIn this 11 ... [Published KKTV.com - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

On Your Side Alert: Bogus emails want your personal information

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -Crooks are after your cash or your private banking information, and you need to use caution the next time you sign in to your email.At first glance, email claiming to be from Bank of America just may fool you, but it is not from the ... [Published NBC12 Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Oneida City man doesn't fall for bogus Publishers Clearing House check scam

ONEIDA >> A Bennett Street resident received a bogus check and other communication this week indicating he’d won $2.5 million.“Everything looked legitimate,” said Steve Stafford, the bogus prize receiver.In the mailing, there was a prize letter ... [Published Oneida Daily Dispatch - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Blue Springs resident warns of phone scam

A concerned Blue Springs resident wants to raise awareness of a phone scam that recently tried to swindle money out of her elderly parents. Linda Michael said her parents received a phone call on Wednesday afternoon from a person who claimed to be from ... [Published Independence Examiner - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 2 reports

Reidsville police alert public to scams

Oct. 10-- The public should watch out for two scams that Reidsville police say they recently became aware of. In one, a Reidsville resident received a letter with an enclosed check stating that it was from Publishers Clearing House, according to police. ... [Published Insurance News Net - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Publishers Clearing House Launches ‘Double The Cash Prize’, Chance to Win $10,000 a Week For Life

- Oct. 10, 2014 - PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. -- Known for its life changing sweepstakes, iconic big checks and the Prize Patrol, Publishers Clearing House today announced the newest prize in its sweepstakes lineup – ‘Double The Cash Prize’ – where one lucky ... [Published Prlog - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Publishers Clearing House’s sweepstakes app has social tie-in

By Michael BarrisOctober 9, 2014Sweepstakes marketer Publishers Clearing House continues its digital expansion with the launch of a new mobile application that enables users to share information on social about sweepstakes.In conjunction with the launch ... [Published Mobile Marketer - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

South Brunswick woman, 90, targeted in scam

South Brunswick Police DepartmentPolice believe this is one of two men who allegedly scammed a 90-year-old South morePolice believe this is one of two men who allegedly scammed a 90-year-old South Brunswick woman. Police said this man allegedly walked ... [Published Home News Tribune - Sep 29 2014]

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I told him, "I'm recording this call for broadcast on the air and I'm asking you to please stop calling her."
...experience was unique, but I believe these types of scams are being played out daily against thousands of American senior citizens," he said. "Anything you can do to educate and warn our senior citizens and their children about these issues is helpful. It is a much bigger problem than commonly understood."
"If you didn't send in any entries or anything, why would you be doing this. And if it's legitimate, have them give you a name, a phone number and don't be afraid to check it out" said Crosswhite
PCH repeatedly reminds people that they do not send friend requests : "Fact: No member of the Prize Patrol will send you a friend request on Facebook" . And one of their readers made this Facebook post about how he followed fake pages supposedly owned by Prize Patrol members, and the con men behind them...

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Lowell woman pleads not guilty to larceny in lo... [Published Lowell Sun - 3 hours ago]
Victim of a Sweepstakes Scam [Published KKTV.com - Oct 24 2014]
St. Juse Hospital [Published Examiner.com - Oct 24 2014]
Court Determines that Employer's FMLA Notice Se... [Published JD Supra - Oct 23 2014]
Bamboozled: How a senior citizen lost more than... [Published New Jersey Online - Oct 23 2014]
Publishers Clearing House Expands Charitable Re... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Oct 21 2014]
Publishers Clearing House Scam [Published KKTV.com - Oct 20 2014]
On Your Side Alert: Bogus emails want your pers... [Published NBC12 Online - Oct 20 2014]
Fake Facebook page sweepstakes scams: could you... [Published About - Oct 19 2014]
Oneida City man doesn't fall for bogus Publishe... [Published Oneida Daily Dispatch - Oct 18 2014]
Blue Springs resident warns of phone scam [Published Independence Examiner - Oct 18 2014]
Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes: Are... [Published About - Oct 17 2014]
Damn the scammers [Published CDA Press - Oct 17 2014]
5 Of The Best Costume Ideas For Adults This Hal... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 14 2014]
Scammer Pretends To Be US Marshal, Says $200 Is... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 11 2014]
Man gets jail for scamming life savings from re... [Published Fox News Latino - Oct 11 2014]
Reidsville police alert public to scams [Published Insurance News Net - Oct 11 2014]
GREEN DOT : Scammer Persistent, But Meets His M... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 10 2014]
Reidsville police alert public to scams [Published News-Record.com - Oct 10 2014]
Publishers Clearing House Launches ‘Double The ... [Published Prlog - Oct 10 2014]
Man Who Bilked San Diego Priest of $40,000 Gets... [Published La Jolla Patch - Oct 10 2014]
Publishers Clearing House’s sweepstakes app has... [Published Mobile Marketer - Oct 09 2014]
Iowa State Daily reports newspapers stolen [Published Iowa State Daily - Oct 09 2014]
Police Blotter: Police arrest registered sex of... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Oct 08 2014]
Police issue warnings about financial scams [Published Sentinel - Oct 08 2014]
5 things: Light snow, breast cancer donations, ... [Published Elkhart Truth - Oct 05 2014]
Ukiah police and fire log: Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014 [Published Willits News - Oct 05 2014]
Hold that victory dance: Publisher's Clearing H... [Published Elkhart Truth - Oct 04 2014]
Ruidoso Police Department: Scammers use reliabl... [Published RuidosoSearch.com - Oct 03 2014]
Readers' Forum, Oct. 1, 2014 [Published Tribune Star - Oct 01 2014]
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Publishers Clearing House Expands Charitable Re... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Oct 21 2014]
Events Guarantee $150,000 to Support St. Jude Through Blend of Online, Offline Promotions With Chance for an Additional $50,000 via Daily Engagement by the PCH Facebook Fan Network ...
PCH Digital grabs its chief marketing officer f... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 22 2014]
Above: PCH Image Credit: PCH Old media wants to learn from new media. In that vein, Publishers Clearing House Digital , the digital arm of the marketing sweepstakes company, has hired a new chief marketing officer away from e-commerce firm Gilt Groupe ...
Steer Clear of Fake “Euromillions Lottery” Email [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - Sep 17 2014]
If you see a missive in your mailbox called “Winning notification”, think twice before filling it in and replying. It’s a classic 419 / money mule scam mail and it’s been bouncing around for the last 6 or 7 days. According to the email, you somehow won ...
Octopus Investments backs customer service plat... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 16 2014]
Conversocial , a New York-based customer service platform, has raised $5 million in Series A2 funding. Previous backer Octopus Investments led the round with participation from new investor Matt Arnold of DFJ Espirit. In addition to the funding, ...
Lottery Winner Who Took Vow Of Poverty Will Don... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 04 2014]
Roy Cockrum won the largest lottery ever in the history of Tennessee, but said he will use the winnings to fund arts programming. AP Photo/Tennessee Lottery Cockrum moved away from his native Knoxville decades ago, but moved back in 2009 to take ...
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