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    • Louiseoc
    • By Louiseoc 18th Sep 18, 1:13 PM
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    Worst Year Ever!
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    • 18th Sep 18, 1:13 PM
    Worst Year Ever! 18th Sep 18 at 1:13 PM
    The wins this years are few and far between, Im not even at 10% of what I won last year, whats going on? I know im not the only one struggling, perhaps an email address change is needed?
    Feb Wins -

    In 2019 win more than 2019/0
    Win Totals 2013 3331 / 2014 4815
    2015 3067 / 2016 5617 / 2017 994

    2018 300 & PPI REFUND 3500
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    • bubblebobble23
    • By bubblebobble23 13th Oct 18, 5:01 PM
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    I might not win big but atleast I know I've done it all on my own steam with my own efforts, ethically.

    I'm fed up of seeing fake photo entries, just seen pumpkin carving competition with absolutely ridiculous entries, clearly ripped off, and if the winner carved that pumpkin themselves , recently , I will eat my computer.
    • cathasach
    • By cathasach 13th Oct 18, 5:38 PM
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    Not a dickybird since last advent! Truth be told I've been comping for 4 straight years now and I've only ever won little things here and there; never anything major. Keeping at it, though! Good luck to all of you who are also stuck in a dry spell!
    • sammi86
    • By sammi86 13th Oct 18, 5:38 PM
    • 429 Posts
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    This has been my worse year purely because i hardly enter comps nowadays. Had one of my best wins this year though a 4K tv so cant complain
    • lnesbitt
    • By lnesbitt 16th Oct 18, 4:52 PM
    • 149 Posts
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    It's the same for me. I've won NOTHING this year. Not a thing. Still ploughing on, though!
    • pleaseme
    • By pleaseme 18th Oct 18, 1:41 PM
    • 531 Posts
    • 1,490 Thanks
    I haven’t won anything since last year and still doing same amount of comps
    • hannahp
    • By hannahp 18th Oct 18, 4:22 PM
    • 832 Posts
    • 34,438 Thanks
    Same here, I haven't had a win since July 2017

    Compared to 2013 when I did only marginally more entries than currently and then I was having 3 or 4 (or more sometimes) wins per month of varying values.
    Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.

    • Glamourpuss23
    • By Glamourpuss23 23rd Oct 18, 4:09 AM
    • 350 Posts
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    I haven't won anything for a very long time. I did change my email about a year ago and it hasn't made a difference.

    When I started 5 years ago I got one good win a month. But then comping got extremely popular and now a small win is hard to get.
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