BRADSDEALS HOLIDAY WISHLIST CONTEST
- Sponsor. Contest is sponsored by Shop Smart LLC, a Delaware entity, the headquarters of which is located at 640 N LaSalle Suite 556 Chicago, IL 60654 (“Sponsor”). By entering, you agree to these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding.
- Eligibility. The BradsDeals Holiday Wishlist Contest (“Contest”) is open only to individuals who are legal U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older, who have pre-existing internet access. Not open to residents of Rhode Island. Employees of Sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, agencies, and affiliated companies and their immediate families are not eligible.
- How to Enter. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
- Prizes. A qualified panel of judges will select one winner. Entries will be judged on Significance of Need and Quality of Essays.
To enter the Contest, simply send an email to Wishlist@bradsdeals.com a short explanation of why you or someone you know is deserving of this year’s cash prize. Essays must be submitted in English. You must complete all required information to be eligible to enter to win a prize. Entries must be submitted between November 15, 2012 at 12:01 am and December 7, 2012 at 11:59 pm Central Time. The Contest is only open to those have correctly and completely complied with the instructions above. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider may apply and will be your sole responsibility. The Entry Site’s database clock will be the official timekeeper of this Contest.
Limit one contest entry (“Entry”) per household. Additional entries will be disqualified, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any household that submits multiple entries. All materials submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
Proof of emailing or submitting the entry form does not constitute proof of delivery or entry. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the entry form (the “Entrant”). “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person assigned to an email by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses.
Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete, lost, late, damaged, illegible, misplaced or misdirected email/mailed entries or faulty transmissions, technical computer hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or interrupted or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled, misrouted, scrambled or delayed computer transmission or other errors or problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human, electronic or otherwise, which may limit a user’s ability to participate in the Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Contest or in the announcement of the prizes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty, failed, garbled or jumbled electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Contest; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Contest; or, (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of the internet or the Entry Site or any combination thereof; (e) any injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Contest or download any materials in the Contest.
- One (1) Grand Prize of $3,000
- One (1) Second Place Prize of $2,000
- Ten (10) Third Place Prizes of $500.
Prize winners will be notified by email, U.S. mail, or telephone. Should a prize notification or prize addressed to an Entrant be returned as undeliverable, Sponsor may not resend the notice (whether by the same or another method), research the Entrant’s address, or make any further attempts at deliver. Sponsor may disqualify that Entrant and select an alternate winner.
The prize winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, W-9 form (where applicable) and a Publicity Release (where not prohibited), and Background Check Authorization within forty-eight (48) hours of prize notification or an alternate winner may be chosen, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If the background check reveals that, in Sponsor’s discretion, Entrant has been convicted of a crime or otherwise engaged in any conduct that would disqualify Entrant pursuant to these Official Rules or that, in Sponsor’s discretion, would reflect adversely on Sponsor, Sponsor may disqualify the Entrant and select an alternate winner.
Any alternate winner will have the same rights and obligations as the original winner.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.