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‘Jeopardy!’ champ claims he won $20K from HQ Trivia — but was never paid

“Jeopardy!” champion Alex Jacob claimed he won money through the HQ Trivia app but has not heard anything regarding his prize. Jacob, who won the game show’s “Tournament of Champions” in 2015, tweeted Monday, “Guys, I need your help. I won $20,000 on @HQTrivia on June 10 and still haven’t heard anything about payment. Sadly, I don’t think they’re going to pay. Please RT (retweet) to tell HQ they should honor their jackpots. If I’m wrong, I’ll happily delete this give $100 to someone who RT’d!” HQ Trivia describes itself as a “live trivia game show app with cash prizes.” The game is played every day live with a chance for players to win money if they answer the questions correctly. To play the game, a per ...