1. Eligibility
A limit of one entry into this Instant Win Game per day is allowed per individual and per e-mail address for each separate online promotion unless otherwise specified. Subsequent entries determined to be submitted from the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses in violation of this rule will be declared ineligible. Giveaway Nos. 1885, 1675 and 1702 are limited to U.S. residents who are users of PCH.COM online properties. Principals and employees of Publishers Clearing House and, their affiliates and subsidiaries, their contest processors, their immediate families and the Board of Judges are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws apply.

2. How to enter the Sweepstakes
To enter, click on the card that corresponds to today's date to receive the day's scratch card. Scratch the card and if you reveal any 3 matching identical prize amounts, you will win that prize.  Please see Section 4 of these Official Rules for information on How to Claim a Prize. Entries received after December 24th, 2010 (11:59 PM, ET) will not be eligible to win a prize in this promotional event.

3. Current Prizes

Giveaway No.  1675
Promotional Period No. 1: Giveaway No. 1675 begins June 1st, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on December 31, 2014 (11:59 PM, ET) or earlier at our option.

Prize: One (1) Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000.00) cash prize (See below for replenishment option.) 

Giveaway No.  1702
Promotional Period No. 2: Giveaway No. 1702 begins December 1st, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on January 4th, 2011 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: Two (2) One Hundred Dollar ($100.00) cash prizes; Four (4) Fifty Dollar ($50.00) cash prizes; Two Hundred (200) Twenty Dollar ($20.00) Amazon Gift Certificates

Giveaway No.  1885
Promotional Period No. 3: Giveaway No. 1885 begins December 13th, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on December 24th, 2010 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: One (1) One Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) cash prize; Five (5) One Hundred Dollar ($100.00) cash prizes; Twenty (20) Fifty Dollar ($50.00) Amazon Gift Certificates; One Hundred (100) Ten Dollar ($10.00) Amazon Gift Certificates; Three Hundred (300) Five Dollar ($5.00) Amazon Gift Certificates

Giveaway Nos. 1675 and 1702 are part of an instant win prize pool that may be shared and offered in various promotions across PCH online properties.

Winner Selection Methodology:  Computer-generated potential winning times will be randomly selected during the promotional periods and prizes will be randomly assigned to the winning times. If you are the first person to scratch at or after a winning time during the promotional periods, you will win a prize.

In the unlikely event that, due to a system malfunction or other technical error, more than one person is identified as a winner of a single instant-win prize, PCH reserves the right to hold a random drawing to determine the winner of the prize.

For Giveaway No. 1675, we reserve the right to replenish the prize if it has been awarded to enable continuance of the Giveaway. In the event of replenishment, a new winning time will be randomly selected during the remainder of the promotional period. If you are the first person to scratch at or after a winning time during the promotional period, you will win a prize.

4. How to Claim a Prize
You will be notified immediately if you have won a prize. To claim your prize, you must follow the instructions in your notification and complete and submit your claim form within 30 minutes of winning. Failure to timely and properly claim any prize will result in forfeiture. In the event that the prize from Giveaway No. 1675 goes unclaimed, it will be awarded in a random drawing among all eligible entries at Giveaway end. Forfeited prizes from Giveaway Nos. 1702 and 1885 will be returned to the prize pool and made available to be won again. The first person to play at or after the time that a forfeited prize is made available again will win that prize.  All personally-identifiable information submitted by any winner to claim a prize is subject to the Privacy Policy.

5. Publicity
Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name and photograph in television commercials, in website promotions, and for other promotional purposes, unless prohibited by law. Parent or Legal Guardian must act for a minor.

6. General Conditions
By entering this promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Board of Judges. Publishers Clearing House,, PCH Lotto and their agencies are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Publishers Clearing House,, PCH Lotto and their agencies assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries. Publishers Clearing House,, PCH Lotto and their agencies are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Publishers Clearing House, and/or PCH Lotto which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House and and/or PCH Lotto reserve the right to terminate the online portion of the promotion. Entries become the property of Publishers Clearing House and and/or PCH Lotto and will not be returned.

Publishers Clearing House and reserves the right through decision by the Board of Judges to disqualify any entry determined to be the result of tampering with the system and/or PCH Lotto in violation of the letter and spirit of the official rules. Any use of programmed, automatic or scripted entry methods will void all associated entries and individuals using such methods may be disqualified for future entry opportunity. 

7. Disputes
Decisions of the Board of Judges are final. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to play will be deemed to be the entrant. Failure by Publishers Clearing House, and PCH Lotto to enforce any provision in these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

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Prize/Value Giveaway
End Date Est. Odds of Winning


1675 *12/31/14 1 in 454,560,000

(1 @ $1,000.00 cash prize;
5 @ $100.00 cash prizes;
20 @ $50.00 Amazon
Gift Certificates; 100 @ $10.00
Amazon Gift Certificates;
300 @ $5.00 Amazon
Gift Certificates)

1885 12/24/10 1 in 14,085

(2 @ $100.00 cash prizes;
4 @ $50.00 cash prizes; 200 @
$20.00 Amazon Gift Certificates)

1702 1/4/11 1 in 67,961

* Prize may be won and awarded prior to the end date. At our option, prize may be replenished to enable continuance of Giveaway. Refer to Section 3 for details.

You Have Not Yet Won.  All Entries Have The Same Chance Of Winning.  The winner has not been identified.  We don’t know who the winner is.  If you enter our Sweepstakes, your entry will have the same chance to win as every other entry.

Enter For Free.  You don’t have to buy anything to enter.  Just follow the instructions in the Official Rules.

Play the PCH Lotto Instant Win Game Once Per Day. Your first scratch card play after selecting numbers for  all four PCH Lotto games will qualify as an entry into the Instant Win Game.

Buying Won’t Help You Win. Your chances of winning without a purchase are the same as the chances of someone who buys something.  It would not be lawful to give any advantage to buyers in a Sweepstakes.