The Penny Hoarder’s Pile of Cash Sweepstakes

August 2, 2011
by Kyle Taylor
Penny Hoarder's Pile of Cash Sweepstakes
Photo by borman818

Things have been pretty exciting here at The Penny Hoarder HQ in the last week. To start things off, over 500 new readers subscribed to our newsletter in July! Woohoo! We were also just interviewed for a story about weird things people are renting out and it will be played on local news stations around the country this month.

To celebrate all this wonderfulness, we thought we would hand out some good ole’ fashioned cash. I hear Congress passed a debt deal, so you should still be able to spend it. 🙂

Here’s a quick rundown on the prize and how to enter:

Two (2) lucky winners will receive $50 in Cash!!

The winners can choose to receive their prize via Paypal or by mail. Entry is simple! You just need to subscribe to our free updates. If you are already a subscriber then you already have earned 1 entry.

You can also gain up to 4 bonus entries for completing the tasks below.

1. Subscribe to our free updates:


2. Share one of these articles on Facebook. You may share all of the articles or just one of the articles. Each share earns an entry, meaning you can earn up to 4 bonus entries. (Please leave a comment below letting us know what article(s) you shared)

Share our article: “Bad at Spelling? It Could Make You a Millionaire”
Share our article: “What’s in Your Fridge? Get Paid to Share…”
Share our article: “NASA Will Pay You $5,000/month to Lay in Bed”
Share our article: “Get Paid to Spy on the Mailman”


The Rules:
This giveaway will remain open until 11:59 p.m. EST, Friday, August 26th. Any entries received after this cut-off will not be counted. The winner will be selected randomly using and will be notified via email within 48 hours after the close of the contest. The winner will have 72 hours to respond to the winner notification email, otherwise we will select another winner at random.

Good luck Penny Hoarders!

Update: This contest is now closed. We will announce our winners within the next 48 hours.
Update 2: Congratulations to Yvette L. and Tiffany S. for winning $50 in “The Penny Hoarders Pile of Cash Sweepstakes”!!!!



by Kyle Taylor
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