What is Gildist?

Gildist is a company that hosts sweepstakes of cash via PayPal and other prizes. We were founded with the simple idea of creating a free & simple sweepstakes company with good odds and great prizes for people like you. There are no gimmicks or costs to collect your prize, and nothing to lose other than a few minutes of your time if your name isn't drawn.

So what are you waiting for? You could be entering to win something great right now.

Where are you based?

We are based in Dallas, TX.

How do I enter?

Most sweeptakes will have their own rules to enter. You can find the rules next to any of sweepstakes.

The general protocol is to enter your name and email address, plus follow whatever other rules are required. After that, you'll receive a confirmation email to verify your entry.

When are winners announced?

Winners are announced within seven days of the sweepstake's ending. We will contact the winners via email. Most sweepstakes award cash prizes that will be paid out via paypal. You will need to create an account to claim your winnings.

How does Gildist make money?

We make money via affiliate links and advertising.

Where does the name "Gildist" come from?

Gild-ist: one who's occupation is to cover with gold.

(Actually that's the definition of a gilder, but that domain was already taken)

I live outside the US. Can I enter?

You sure can!