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Win a BMW at Paymentshield roadshow

Paymentshield is offering a total of seven brand new BMWs worth £200,000 just for attending a Paymentshield roadshow.

In 2003 Paymentshield ran a similar scheme just before Christmas, when seven intermediaries were presented with Minis.

For 2004 a total of seven BMWs are up for grabs with the main promotion winner driving off in a BMW M3 Coupe. Six intermediaries will drive away BMW 318 Compact Sports and onelucky intermediary will receive a BMW Z4 Convertible just for attending a Paymentshield roadshow.

Prizes are to be presented to the winners at an award ceremony to be held at the world renowned Gleneagles Hotel in Scotland on December 11 and 12 hosted by a celebrity guest.


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