Nearly everyone has heard tales of people that win so much from online competitions that they don’t need to work! Maybe someone you know has managed to enjoy a free holiday each year due to success in free online competitions. Whilst it’s not always possible to make a living from online competitions (although people that have been lucky with a big cash prize or two do manage it), it is certainly possible to enjoy the opportunity of gaining free goodies if your entry is the lucky one! There’s no magic formula to winning, but the following suggestions will help ensure you maximise your chances of winning when you enter online competitions.
Be in it to win it!
Although it’s possible to enter only a handful of competitions and get lucky, the more that you enter, the more chances you have to win.
Dedicated compers often spend hours every day entering online competitions UK wide to maximise their opportunities of gaining a coveted prize.
Don’t worry if you can’t devote huge amounts of time to entering; every comp you take part in gives you a chance at the prize so just fill in a few entries when you’ve got a minute or so spare and increase the likelihood of carrying off a top prize.
Look for multiple prize contests
If you don’t have time to enter every competition you come across, try and prioritise those which offer multiple prizes for a single entry.
Obviously if there is more than one prize then your chances of winning something increase; you may not get the biggest top win, but frequently runners up prizes can be well worth the effort which entering entails.
If you don’t like the prize you receive, you can always sell it on or give it away to someone who will appreciate it.
Watch out for new online competitions
Fresh contests go live nearly every day, so keep an eye on what’s out there and make sure you get your entry in when you see a competition which interests you.
Competition forums and websites are excellent resources to find out when new competitions are on offer, ensuring you get your entry in well before the closing date.
Don’t forget to check your Inbox, as manufacturers will often send out competition offers as part of their regular mail shots.
If you request marketing information from the brands you crave, you stand a good chance hearing about any opportunities to win they might be offering.
Every day people are waking up to the news that they’ve won a life-changing sum of money, a holiday in Barbados, a brand new car or a state-of-the-art phone. With so many great prizes available, it makes sense to make entering online competitions a regular part of your day. Use the tips above to increase your chances to win and get ready to start enjoying fantastic prizes when you get lucky with an online competition win.