Is ripping off its readers in the Stockpickr contest?, founded by business entertainment TV personality Jim Cramer, has been a slow-motion train wreck for more than a decade, destroying shareholder wealth with cumulative losses of $184 million.

But is also ripping off its readers?

The W.C. Varones blog has received a complaint from a reader who alleges that contest winners are being stiffed by  A repeat winner of the weekly Stockpickr contest claims to have followed all the rules, been notified that he was a winner, sent in a notarized prize claim form, and never received his cash prize.  Subsequent weekly contest wins did not receive acknowledgement by's product manager responsible for the Stockpickr contest did not respond to a request for comment.