Grand Prize Sweepstakes XVI

Official Rules


To Enter: To enter the Grand Prize XVI, respond and claim the uniquely assigned entry number, offered through Presenters promotional materials. Any deviance from conduct and procedure stated in these rules, including failure to meet prescribed urgent deadlines, invalidates your registration. To determine the Grand Prize winner(s), the individual assigned Sweepstakes numbers on all qualified entries will be compared against the prize-winning number(s) pre-selected by computer. Entries must be received in accordance with the prescribed deadline stated elsewhere in the offer, if no deadline stated entry must be received by promotion end date, December 31, 2016. Postmark determines date of respondent’s reply. Only official entry forms, authorized responses and transmissions will be accepted. Sponsor and its Presenter is not responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete or misdirected mail entries; technical failure, jumbled, scrambled or misdirected transmissions or other error of any kind whether human, mechanical or electronic that may affect the Sweepstakes entry process. All entries become the exclusive property of the Presenter and will not all will be acknowledged or returned. Use of any automated system or agency relationship or photocopy to submit entry is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In case of entry ownership dispute: Mail entries will be declared made by the submitter whose name is assigned to the entry. A variety of graphic presentations and techniques for eligibility are planned for this Sweepstakes. All submissions will be entered into the One Million or Two Million US Dollar Grand Prize Sweepstakes. Prize values and payout methods are specific to offer.
Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to residents 18 years and older of the United States and Canada (except Quebec) and selected parts of Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and South America and where made available and permitted by law. Promotion void where prohibited. All applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Canadian residents must successfully answer a skill-testing question. Employees of the sponsor, all Sweepstakes presenters, affiliates, licensees, suppliers, agencies, and members of those employees’ immediate families are not eligible.
Number Match: To determine the Grand Prize winner, the individual unique Sweepstakes numbers on all qualified entries will be compared against a prize winning number pre-selected by computer. The judges’ decisions are final. Chances of winning the Grand Prize are one in 300 million. One Million Dollars or Two Million Dollars are guaranteed to be awarded to the Grand Prize winner as specified in accordance with these Official Rules. If winning number(s) are not matched, Grand Prize(s) will not be awarded. All entry numbers are distributed randomly. It is indeterminable as to whether the actual winning number has been distributed, until after Sweepstakes end date. It is possible that there will not be a Grand Prize Winner.
Grand Prize: The winner of the One Million Dollar Grand Prize may choose to receive 30 installments of $33,334.00 per year or a single lump sum based on the annuity value at time of payout. Annuity cash value as of January 1, 2016 was $663,970.00. The winner of the Two Million Dollar Grand Prize may choose to receive 30 installments of $66,667.00 per year or a single lump sum based on the annuity value at time of payout. Annuity cash value as of January 1, 2016 was $1,327,940.00. All prizes will be pegged to the US Dollar at the time of payout as indicated in these Official Rules. For marketing purposes prizes shown may be representative or are suggestive of Grand Prize winning purchase possibilities. A Variety of international currencies may be used to represent prize values including but not limited to: GBP, Euro, AUD, and Yen. Currency rates are subject to change. Amount will be converted based on currency exchanges rate at the time of pay out.
Bonus Sweepstakes:All qualified entrants will be entered into a random drawing to be conducted on or about February 28, 2017. Odds of winning based on number of entries received. Prizes are guaranteed to be awarded as follows:
First Prize: Two (2) winners will each receive One thousand dollars ($1000.00).
Second Prize: Two (2) winners will each receive Five hundred dollars ($500.00).
Third Prize:Ten (10) winners will each receive One hundred dollars ($100.00).
Fourth Prize: Nineteen (19) winners will each receive Fifty dollars ($50.00).
Winner Notification:Promotion(s) is under the supervision of an independent judging agency whose decisions are final. Winners will be notified by mail within 60 days of the Grand Prize winner determination. Unclaimed Grand Prize(s) will not be awarded. Any prize notice(s) or claim(s) that results from production, printing, mechanical, typographical, electronic transmission or other errors or is obtained through other than a legitimate manner or channel is void and will not be accepted. Participating in the Sweepstakes constitutes permission to use the name, photo, or likeness of the prize winner for advertising and publicity purposes (where legal) without further compensation or consent. Grand Prize winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity /Liability Release before prize(s) is awarded. Affidavits must be returned within 14 days of notification to claim prize. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Taxes and any expense not specified herein are the responsibility of the winner.
General Conditions: Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately undermine the legitimate operations of the Sweepstakes, print or electronic versions, is a violation of the criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law and to disqualify such entrant from the Sweepstakes. In the event the Sweepstakes is compromised for any reason including non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes.
Release and Limitations of Liability:By participating in the Sweepstakes entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Presenter, Insurer, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents (the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of the entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, or receipt or use of any prize. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney's fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, incidental, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
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Sweepstakes Sponsor is an independent judging agency whose sole responsibility is to administer the Sweepstakes in accordance with the Official Rules. Sponsor does not accept or retain entrant information other than is required to satisfy prize fulfillment. Sweepstakes Sponsor has no knowledge or information nor is it engaged in the purchase of products or services that may have been transacted through the Sweepstakes Presenter(s). The Sweepstakes may be offered by multiple Sweepstakes Presenters. Sweepstakes Sponsor will not receive or enter into any correspondence other than the reporting of winners as stated herein. Sweepstakes Sponsor shall not be liable for technical, pictorial, typographical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein or through Sweepstakes Presenter offers. Copyright © All trademarks and logos used herein are trademarks of their respective owners in the United States and/or other countries.