5 Freebies and Giveaways You Can’t Miss

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Win Free Stuff with these BIG Sweepstakes

By: Amber Hunt

Everyone loves free stuff! There are always companies giving away free samples, prizes and services on the Internet in order to attract customers and future clients. Here are the top 5 freebies and giveaways that we’ve come across recently:

1. Thanks A Million Giveaway – If you close your mortgage with Quicken Loans by December 31, 2010, you’ll be automatically entered for a chance to have your home loan paid off – up to $250,000!  In addition to the mortgage pay off giveaway, Quicken Loans also has a Thanks A Million Sweepstakes instant win game that everyone can play for free.

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2. The Great Kiwi Adventure – Zespri, the world’s largest marketer of kiwifruit, is giving away a 7-night beachfront vacation for four to New Zealand! The grand prize winner will also receive domestic flights and ground transportation between Auckland, Tauranga and Bay of Plenty. There is an additional chance to win if you’re a blogger. Simply compose a blog entry about the benefits of kiwifruit or why New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty is appropriately named for another chance to win.

3. $20,000 Well Spent Sweepstakes – This sweepstakes comes to us from Better Homes & Gardens, which often has several sweepstakes available to enter at any given time. Their top sweepstakes at the moment is a $20,000 giveaway.  And the winner will be able to spend the money however they choose!  You can also browse Better Homes & Gardens other giveaways here.

4. $30,000 Roofing & Windows Sweepstakes – Interlock Lifetime Roofing Systems is giving away new Lifetime Roofing or Energy Efficient Windows. If you win this contest, not only will you receive a new roof or windows, but you’ll save money each month on your energy bills!

5. Organize in Style Sweepstakes – A well-organized life is a happy life.  You can bring beauty, ease and order to your life by winning the grand prize in this sweepstakes from The Container Store: a $1,500 closet makeover!

There is never a shortage of online contests and giveaways. Remember to read the fine print of any sweepstakes before you enter. There are legitimate giveaways like those listed here, but there are also scams and exaggerated claims that you should be aware of before you enter any personal information online. If you do your research and stick with trustworthy companies, you should be able to avoid an unpleasant experience.  Good luck!

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