Be very careful on this contest. They are saying I have ordered a subscription.
Posted by: Pat on November 4, 2010
I was also told I ordered a subscription and I didn't.
Posted by: Skorpil on November 7, 2010
Thanks for the info Skorpil, I think that happened to me when I entered the House Beautiful Daily Sweeps. These magazine sweepstakes are very tricky. You have to double check before hitting the submit button, but sometimes even if you fill out the correct form, you still get a subscription.
Posted by: NewSweeper on November 8, 2010
This one apparently is not set up right at their end. Usually when you click submit on the day's entry, you get a page that will have the link for the "not with purchase" entry. This one doesn't...it takes you directly to the form and apparently it is the one that sets up a subscription for you.
Posted by: Skorpil on November 11, 2010
Says it's not accepting entries. I think they don't have it "live" at their end yet for December....
Posted by: Skorpil on December 1, 2010
I did hit the no subscription entry which came up, but after filling it out it just said thank you. I think this means that a subscription went through and this has happened to me several times and I get so tired of it. Does anyone even win any of these so called $250,000 contests, because I never have heard of anyone winning. If I won I'd shout it from the roof tops!
Posted by: anonymous on December 2, 2010
When I tried to enter the "No purchase entry option" didn't even come up, it took me straight to the entry page.
I checked my email and I received an email staing, "Thank you for your subscription."
Posted by: anonymous on December 9, 2010
Sweepstakes subscription orders
If you accidentally submitted a subscription order while entering a sweepstakes and wish to cancel it, please allow at least 24 hours for your order to apply to our system. Choose “Cancel My Subscription” from the menu options on the left side of the screen after accessing your account online. You will be instructed how to cancel your most recent order.
Posted by: Contestgirl on December 9, 2010
"after accessing your account"....I don't have an account with any magazine website so I can never cancel. I just received an invoice for this magazine today. I've been sending a typed note back to them and letting them know there is no "no purchase link" on their site.
Posted by: Skorpil on December 18, 2010
Please see my message on the Good Housekeeping post you just made telling you how to deal with this problem.
Posted by: Contestgirl on December 18, 2010
Dang! ....they just trapped me into getting a subscrption. I thought I was careful. Watch out folks!
Posted by: Anamera on April 18, 2011
I've been entering these every day. Now I get the message that I can only enter ONCE. Checked the rules and it does say one entry per person AND more than one entry will disqualify you....:(
Posted by: Skorpil on December 17, 2013
Is this one entry per sweeps per day or one entry for all of them?
Posted by: ROBERT FLETCHER on April 18, 2016
Thanks--I've changed to single entry for this one. Always check the rules for each one though, as they can change.
Posted by: Contestgirl on April 19, 2016
Most of these contests are now per day, except the last one.
Posted by: Rgold153 on March 29, 2017