How To Spot Sweepstakes Scams

Your giveaway dream win can quickly turn into a major hassle if the email announcing you were a winner was actually one of the many sweepstakes scams trying targeting the gullible. Providing your private info to the scammers compounds the problem, and this is technically being “phished,” a victim of identity theft.

Family Vacation Sweepstakes

It's great winning a family vacation sweepstakes and working with marketing companies that help you book a trip win for yourself and the kids. While the majority of vacation giveaways are intended for two people, many sponsors of food sweepstakes and Disney, Inc. run family vacation sweepstakes.