Enter to Win Cash and Gift Card Sweepstakes Contests Giveaways
SurveySavvy Online Panel
Get rewarded for completing online surveys by joining this free research panel. (This is a really good survey program, pays without problems - recommended.)
PRIZE: You are paid cash for completed surveys for which you qualify (you also get entries in the monthly sweepstakes even if you don't qualify for a survey). SurveySavvy Sweepstakes - a monthly drawing for fifty $10 prizes.ELIGIBILITY: open internationally to all ages
ENDS: Ongoing - Paid Surveys
(added February 27, 2012 - SURVEYS FOR REWARDS)
SwagBucks - Search and Win
Use this search engine and each search you perform is a chance to win "Swag Bucks". Exchange your *Bucks* in the Swag Store for some really great merchandise! You can also take polls, do tasks, take surveys, view videos and other ways to earn more SwagBucks, and search with your favorite celebrity to win autographed items and collectibles. (Hey, this reminds Grandma J of the old Blue Chip stamps, where you could save 'em up and go the blue chip store for all kinds of neat stuff! This is a cool rewards program that really pays)
PRIZEs: Swag Store items vary from time to time including iPods, Gift Cards (Amazon, Home Depot, Fandango, Starbucks, iTunes, SpaFinder, Overstock.com, more), MP3 music, home appliances, turntables, gaming consoles, digital cameras, exclusive celebrity merchandise, and a whole lot moreELIGIBILITY: legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) 13 years of age or older; and legal residents of the United Kingdom, 16 years of age or older
ENDS: Ongoing - search DAILY
(added April 19, 2008 - - - last link check and update - January 22, 2012: still going)
Bankrate's Frugal $ense Contest
Submit your favorite money-saving tip and you could win $100. Eash month 20 finalists are chosen from among the most useful ideas, then readers get to vote for the best.
PRIZE: The reader who has submitted the tip that receives the highest ranking will receive the $100 prize for that month.ELIGIBILITY: legal residents of the United States (except Arizona), 18 years of age or older
ENDS: Ongoing - Monthly contest. Submit as many tips as you like, but multiple submissions must contain different Frugal Tips.
(added February 4, 2008 - - - last link check and update - March 24, 2011: still going)
Bass Pecan Annual Recipe Contest
Submit a recipe featuring pecans as one ingredient for a chance to win the $1,000 cash grand prize. Recipe winner of the month wins a free bag of pecans plus the recipe highlighted on the website's recipe blog. Recipes judged on taste, originality, feasibility and appearance.
PRIZEs: Monthly Featured Recipe Prize - a free one pound bag of Bass Pecan's natural mammoth pecan halves. Grand Prize Winner - $1,000 cash prize awarded.ELIGIBILITY: open to legal U.S. residents 18 years or older
ENDS: Ongoing - Contest ends on December 31st of each year; enter as often as you like (note though: only one entry may qualify as a winner)
(added January 31, 2012 - RECIPE / COOKING CONTESTS)
Carvin $500 Gear Giveaway
Win free music gear!
PRIZE: $500 gift card to use toward any Carvin merchandise of winner's choice including guitars, amps, etc.ELIGIBILITY: open to residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Canada, 18 years or older
ENDS: Ongoing - One entry per Month.
(added March 23, 2002 - - - last link check and update - July 21, 2011: still going)
Monthly Coloring Contest - ColoringPages4U.com
Choose a picture from the coloring pages, color it in, then click the button to enter your picture for a chance to win an Amazon gift card. Judged on overall visual appearance, age of entrant, imaginative use of color, and use of brushes. Have fun - don't we all just love to color!
PRIZEs: Monthly First Prize - $30 Amazon voucher. Monthly Second Prize - $20 Amazon voucher.ELIGIBILITY: open to everyone worldwide, all ages
ENDS: Ongoing coloring contests - enter as many times as you like
(added February 3, 2012 - CREATIVE ENTRY)
The Cutest Pet Photo Contest
Got a Cute Pet Pic? Free Entry! A new $1000 Winner every month - entrant with the most votes wins this month's cash prize.
PRIZE: $1,000ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents residing in the United States or the District of Columbia, 18 years or older (Void in Puerto Rico, New York, Florida and Rhode Island)
ENDS: Ongoing Monthly Contest - enter once, you will be automatically rolled over into next month's contest.
(added August 18, 2011 - CREATIVE ENTRY)
The Estee Lauder Monthly Sweepstakes
Enter to win a $350 shopping spree for makeup, fragrance, and other Estee Lauder beauty products.
PRIZE: a one-time shopping spree at esteelauder.com of up to $350ELIGIBILITY: open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older
ENDS: Ongoing - ends at 11:59 PM ET on the last day of the month
(added December 8, 2012 - MONTHLY ENTRY)
Homemade Baby Food Recipe Competition
Submit your original baby food recipe - best recipe each contest wins a $60 Amazon voucher. Looking for all types of recipes - from purees to more exotic ideas. Each contest runs for 3 months.
PRIZE: $60 (US) Amazon gift certificateELIGIBILITY: Worldwide, 18 years or older
ENDS: Ongoing - tri-monthly competition; you may enter as often as you like.
(added June 13, 2012 - RECIPE CONTESTS)
Mystical Moola Cash Contest - Facebook
"Like" Mystical Fireworks on Facebook, then enter daily for a chance to win $100 cash!
PRIZE: Monthly Prize - $100ELIGIBILITY: open to all residents of Canada and the United States who have reached the age of majority within their province or state of residence
ENDS: Ongoing - Monthly prize draw. One entry per day.
(added April 3, 2012 - DAILY / FACEBOOK ENTRY)
Plain English Guides Sweepstakes
Awarding a $25 Amazon Gift Certificate to a winner every month!
PRIZE: $25 gift certificate from Amazon.comELIGIBILITY: open to all legal residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who are above the age of majority in the state or territory in which they reside
ENDS: Ongoing Monthly Giveaway - ends the last day of each month at 5 p.m. EST; one entry per month per person
(added December 2, 2012 - MONTHLY ENTRY)
Get paid $5.00 to join Snapdollars (complete your profile to get the cash). Earn cash by completing offers, reading emails, taking surveys, and online shopping. You can also play the Free Daily Sweeps which offers three lotto games with free daily tickets to play and try to win the cash prize (to play you must view an offer, then click link at bottom left of page that says "Play Ticket").
PRIZEs: Pick6 Game - match 6 numbers correctly - $1,000 cash. Pick5 Game - match 5 numbers correctly - $500 cash. Pick4 Game - match 4 numbers correctly - $5 cash. Cash Rewards - complete offers for various dollar amounts depending on offer; read cash email (click a link to view ad and get paid 1 cent or more for each mail).ELIGIBILITY: United States, 18 years of age or older
(added November 2, 2011 - CASH REWARDS PROGRAM / FREE LOTTO)
Victorian Laurels Seasonal Giveaway
Register daily for a chance to win a perfume/fragrance shopping spree! (scroll down page to find giveaway entry form)
PRIZE: $30 Victorian Laurels Fragrance Line gift certificateELIGIBILITY: U.S. and Canada, 18 years or older
ENDS: Ongoing - - Quarterly drawing. You may enter once per DAY.
(added December 12, 2006 - - - last link check and update - May 19, 2011: still going)