Sweepstakes Rules: Get Ready to Celebrate Sweepstakes
NOTICE TO ONLINE ENTRANTS
In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsors on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsors and the independent judging organization, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsors reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it Sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; and (ii) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.
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Eligibility: The Get Ready to Celebrate Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, age 18 or older at the time of entry. Void outside the US, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of TI Media Solutions Inc. (the "Sponsor"), All You, Cooking Light, Health, MyRecipes, Real Simple, This Old House all of whom are divisions of Time Inc. Lifestyle Group and their subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate family members of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
Entry: There are 2 ways to enter.
Method #2: Mail a postcard, including your name and complete address, to: Get Ready to Celebrate Sweepstakes, c/o The US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Co., 625 Panorama Trail, Suite 2100, Rochester, NY 14625. Each postcard must be mailed separately and must be postmarked between Sunday, November 3, 2013, and Saturday, January 18, 2014, and received by Saturday, January 25, 2014. You may enter as many times as you wish by mail. Photocopied, illegible, or mechanically reproduced entries are not eligible. All entries become the property of the Sponsors and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected or postage-due mailed entries.
There are eleven (11) Weekly Sweepstakes Periods in the Sweepstakes promotion. Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Weekly Period indicated in the chart below to be eligible for that Sweepstakes Weekly's prize. Non-winning entries will not be rolled over to subsequent Weekly Entry Periods. Entrants will only be eligible to win a weekly prize for the Sweepstakes Entry Period during which they are received.
|WEEKLY SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE and DRAWING SCHEDULE|
|Week||SWEEPSTAKES WEEKLY ENTRY PERIOD
All eligible entries received
|Mail Received By Date||Random Drawing Date||Sweepstakes Weekly Prizes|
|From the Start of Day12:00:00 PM ("ET")||by 11:59:59 AM ("ET") on End of Day||End of Day||On/or About||Number Of Prizes Awarded for Each Sweepstakes Weekly Entry Period|
Prize/Approximate Retail Value ("ARV")/Odds:
Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize of $10,000.00 cash. Total ARV of Grand Prize: $10,000.00.
Weekly Prizes A total of twenty-nine (29) Weekly Prizes are available to be won. See chart above for actual number of prizes being awarded each week. Total ARV of All Weekly Prizes: $6,600.00
Week 1 Get Your Holiday Started: Three (3) Get Your Holiday Started Prizes for $200 gift card each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 1 Get Your Holiday Started is $600.00
Week 2 through Week 11 prize will be based on the previous week's vote. Entrants will have the opportunity to vote each time they enter, for the next week's prize and the prize with the highest number of votes prior to the start of the corresponding Weekly Entry Period will determine the weekly prize for the next week.
Week 2 Get the Look: Three (3) Get the Look Prizes for either a $200 Banana Republic gift card OR a $100 Sephora gift card + $100 J. Crew gift card, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 2 Get the Look is $600.00
Week 3 Get Giving: One (1) Get Giving Prize for either two (2) 7-inch Tablets + two (2) $100 gift cards to stock up your tablet OR two (2) Dyson DC33 Multi-Floor Upright Bagless Vacuum Cleaners, which has an ARV of $600.00. Total ARV of Week 3 Get Giving is $600.00
Week 4 Get Cooking: Three (3) Get Cooking Prizes for either a Cuisinart Elite Collection 12-Cup Food Processor OR Simply Calphalon Non-Stick 10 piece cookware set, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 4 Get Cooking is $600.00
Week 5 Get Decorating: Three (3) Get Decorating Prizes for either a $200 Wayfair gift card OR a $200 Home Depot gift card, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 5 Get Decorating is $600.00.
Week 6 Get Shopping: Three (3) Get Shopping Prizes for either a $200 Target gift card OR $200 Macy's gift card, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 6 Get Shopping is $600.00.
Week 7 Get Baking: Two (2) Get Baking Prizes for either a $300 Williams-Sonoma gift card OR Breville 5-Quart Stand Mixer, each of which has an ARV of $300.00. Total ARV of Week 7 Get Baking is $600.00.
Week 8 Get Relaxed: Three (3) Get Relaxed Prizes for either a $200 Spafinder gift card OR a Spa-in-a-Basket + Bliss gift card, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 8 Get Relaxed is $600.00.
Week 9 Get Healthy: Three (3) Get Healthy Prizes for either a Breville JE98XL Juice Fountain Plus 850-Watt Juice Extractor + $50 Grocery gift card OR a $150 Lululemon gift card + Yoga Set, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 9 Get Healthy is $600.00.
Week 10 Get Organized: Two (2) Get Organized Prizes for either a $300 Container Store gift card OR a Learnvest financial membership, each of which has an ARV of $300.00. Total ARV of Week 10 Get Organized is $600.00.
Week 11 Get Away: Three (3) Get Away Prizes for either a $200 gas card OR $200 Hilton hotels gift card, each of which has an ARV of $200.00. Total ARV of Week 11 Get Away is $600.00.
Total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes being offered: $16,600.00
Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received, but is estimated at 1:6,600,000.
Random Drawing: The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing taking place on or about Friday, January 31, 2014 from among all eligible entries received. Weekly Sweepstakes prize winners will be selected in a series of random drawings on or about the drawing date indicated in the Weekly Sweepstakes Prize Drawing Schedule above, from among all eligible entries received within the corresponding Sweepstakes Entry Period. Drawings will take place at the offices of US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company, an independent agent of the Sponsors whose decisions are final.
Grand Prize winner will be notified by email and confirmed in writing, and will be required to sign and return, within ten (10) days of winner notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Waiver, and where allowable, a Publicity Release and a W-9 (collectively, "the Releases"). Prize will be awarded within approximately Forty-five (45) days after the winner is verified.
Weekly Prize winners will be notified by email and requested to confirm their mailing address within 48 hours via return email. Prizes will be sent to the address on the entry form or new address provided via email within 4-6 weeks of winner being verified.
If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing. If a winner is otherwise eligible under these Official Rules, but is nevertheless deemed a minor in his or her state of primary residence, his/her prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who must execute the Releases on the minor winner's behalf.
Prize Conditions: Prize is non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize or prize component is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the sole responsibility of each winner. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use each winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.
Gift cards are not redeemable for cash and will not be replaced if lost or stolen. Gift card usage is subject to the issuing company's complete terms and conditions, including expiration dates.
The winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes, if applicable.
Winner acknowledges that the Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered.
General: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of The US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company and the Sponsor, and release the Sponsor and their affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the promotion, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the prize offered. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.
Official Rules: To request a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by January 31, 2014, to: Get Ready to Celebrate Sweepstakes Official Rules Request, PO Box 25466, Rochester, NY 14625.
Winner Confirmation: For a written confirmation of the winner (available after Friday, January 31, 2014), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than Friday, February 28, 2013), to Get Ready to Celebrate Sweepstakes, Winner Confirmation Request, PO Box 25497, Rochester, NY 14625.
Sponsor: TI Media Solutions Inc., 1271 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020.
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