History of Coupons

Since 1894, when the concept was born, coupons have been part of the North American marketing world. The clever entrepreneur to first use this concept was Asa Candler, a druggist, who bought the formula for Coca-Cola that year. He gave out individual handwritten...

The Search

The internet can be a wonderful source of information when it comes to planning a raffle and all the various trappings that can go along with it, from where to buy raffle tickets to how to make your own raffle tickets. But sometimes all that information can only serve...

Going Places

Some of the more popular types of raffles involve items that help the winner get away in some manner, be it an actual destination or just the open road. The appeal of these types of raffles is that they offer what people consider to be luxury items, things they...

Holiday Raffles

That Benjamin Franklin was a smart guy, but he could be a little on the gloomy side. After all, he said that the only things certain in life are death and taxes. But he forgot the obvious – and much more entertaining: holidays! There’s a holiday during every...

Raffle Pop Quiz!

Which one of these things has been given away in a raffle? A. House B. Car C. Puppy D. Gun E. Meat F. All of the above! Okay, so those top two are probably pretty obvious, but the answer is F: all of the above! There are organizations set up across the country to help...