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‘Tis the season to win some money! JCPenney is giving customers a chance to win $500 this holiday season in their We Got Your Cart Sweepstakes. Along with offering up some big Black Friday deals, JCP will be rewarding 500 of their customers with $500 in Jan. 2023. That’s a total gift of 250,000 to their customers this year!

The sweepstakes started Monday, Nov. 8, 2022 and will end on Jan. 2, 2023. There are a total of four entry periods — that you can review here — with 125 winners each period. Entries can be completed online or by mail and there will be a total of four random drawings at the end of each entry period for a total of 500 winners. So if you’ve got your shopping cart chock full of JCPenney deals right now, be sure to enter for your chance to win a voucher worth $500 to clear your cart.

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How to enter the sweepstakes.

A graphic of two phones showing the registration pages for the JCPenney We Got Your Cart Sweepstakes

While the sweepstakes rules state that no purchase is necessary to enter, it is a little easier to enter if you do make a purchase. Online entries require a receipt of a valid recent purchase to be accepted. Regardless of the entry method you choose below, there is a limit of 10 entries per customer for the duration of the entire sweepstakes period.

How to enter online.

  1. Visit the online entry form and enter your email address to get started.
  2. Enter your contact information.
  3. Upload a valid receipt from a JCPenney purchase made in-store or online within the entry period timeframe. Uploads are accepted in .JPG, .JPEG, .PNG, and .GIF formats.
  4. Click to continue and complete your entry form.

If you would like to enter this sweepstakes without a valid JCPenney receipt, you can do so by mail.

How to enter by mail.

To enter without a receipt, you can mail in an entry. Rules for mail in entries are pretty specific, but may be worth it if you would like to win without spending a cent. Please not that P.O. Boxes not accepted for this sweepstakes.

  1. Hand-write your complete name using no initials, a valid e-mail address, your street address, city, state, ZIP code, telephone number, and date of birth in the MM/DD/YYYY format on a 3½”x5″ card.
  2. Mail it in an outer mailing envelope with sufficient postage to The JCPenney Clear Your Cart Sweepstakes, PO Box 251328, West Bloomfield, MI 48325.

Click to read their full sweepstakes rules.

Related: JCPenney Black Friday


Shop JCPenney this Black Friday for some excellent deals.

A woman standing in JCPenney, holding up a Black Friday Deal sign

Since you need to make a purchase to receive a receipt to enter online, we’ve got some great JCPenney Black Friday deals you can shop right now.


JCPenney Shoppers Could Win $500 This Holiday Season