From The (Contest Queen)2019-02-21T14:12:09-05:00

From The (Contest Queen)

And The Lucky Winner Is…

February 23rd, 2021|

Originally reviewed on March 10th, 2008. I just finished reading And The Lucky Winner Is... (subtitled The Complete Guide To Winning Sweepstakes and Contests) by Carolyn and Roger Tyndall with Tad Tuleja published in 1982. [...]

The Prize Winners Handbook

February 22nd, 2021|

Originally reviewed on February 22nd, 2008. When I was married, my husband bought me copies of every book on sweepstakes and contesting he could find. I now have an entire shelf of them dating as [...]

Is This Year Lucky?!

February 11th, 2021|

It's the Chinese Lunar New Year and this year is the Year of the Metal Ox. What does that mean?! The Chinese zodiac has twelve signs (Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, [...]

The Other Contest Queen

February 4th, 2021|

Originally published on February 8th, 2008. Boy! Has the hobby changed since Carol Shaffer was entering sweeptakes. It's been almost 20 years since she wrote her popular sweepstakes book called Contest Queen. Her book focuses [...]

WIN @ 100 Paces

February 3rd, 2021|

Originally published on January 24th 2008. I wrote about a weird contest I spotted in the newspaper. How times have changed. I decided to republish this blog with a completely different post as the title [...]