From The (Contest Queen)

Do You Enter Publisher’s Clearing House Sweepstakes?

July 28th, 2016|

Hi Carolyn, I wanted to ask you why do Canadians need to mail in entries for PCH contests. It is really annoying and maybe you can talk about this in the upcoming contest conference in [...]

What is the Best Way to Thank a Sponsor?

July 21st, 2016|

Louann writes: I have a question for you. I am wondering when you thank a sponsor for a prize is it better to post the thank you with a picture to their page or it [...]

Does Exact Word Count Matter?

July 17th, 2016|

Nicole (aka @TheMinimalistMama) a fellow blogger, wanted to know: Does exact word count matter? #AskCarolynAnything Episode 7 What was my response to Nicole? Watch the video to find out. Do you enter contests that require [...]

Can I Copy Your Entry?

July 16th, 2016|

Rene asked: Do you have a 100+ word to say why I want the prize so I could copy the text? Sorry Rene. You can't hire me to enter for you, in any capacity. Here [...]

How Long Should You Wait For a Prize?

July 12th, 2016|

Hi! I have a question I can't find the answer to. I won a trip administrated by ESG. How long should fulfillment of the prize take? I returned my affidavit and they said they would [...]

Dinner With The Contest Queen #2

July 10th, 2016|

Last month I hosted my first Dinner With The Contest Queen Flash Giveaway on my Facebook Page. From that dinner, I found a contest on a bus shelter ad. Of course I entered! I was [...]

‘WIN’ at 100 Paces

June 27th, 2016|

When I wrote about my first winner of Dinner With The Contest Queen, I left out one small detail. I can spot the word WIN at 100 paces. After I had parked my car, as [...]

PIN Code Hunting: Tips & Tricks

June 11th, 2016|

You may have seen me PIN code hunting with my daughter in High Stakes Sweepers or Winning For a Living. We did collect PINS, but not the way it was portrayed on TV. My ex used [...]

Dinner With The Contest Queen

June 10th, 2016|

Sometimes a bright idea comes to you via the mail. That's what happened to me this week. On Monday morning I opened my mailbox to discover a lovely surprise; a set of passes to #BBQWeekTO. [...]