Official Sweepstakes Rules

Versions of Official Sweepstakes Rules

Please select the sweepstakes rules which apply to you:

  • For sweepstakes starting on or after 8/1/2013 sweepstakes: click here
  • For B2B Promotion Instant Win Scratchers: see below

PayPerks B2B Instant Win Game
FULL OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

PROMOTION PERIOD: The PayPerks B2B Instant Win Game (the "Promotion") begins at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on October 6, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2014 ("Promotion Period").

ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years of age and recipients of a PayPerks B2B Promotional Scratcher (a "Scratcher"). Employees of PayPerks, Inc. (the "Sponsor"), its affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies, and members of their immediate family (spouse and parent, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

HOW TO PLAY: If you receive a Scratcher during the Promotion Period, follow the instructions on the Scratcher to visit the PayPerks website at www.payperks.com/b2b, locate the "B2B Bonus Code" on the Promotion scratch card and follow the instructions to enter your B2B Bonus Code on the website to immediately receive a potential winning or losing message. Each B2B Bonus Code can only be used once. All B2B Bonus Codes must be entered by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2014 to be eligible. Limit of one (1) B2B Bonus Code per person using only one (1) e-mail address throughout the entire Promotion Period. Multiple B2B Bonus Code entries received from any person or email address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Use of any automated or robotic system or other method inconsistent with the Official Rules to participate is prohibited and will automatically result in disqualification and voiding of any prize claims associated.

GRAND PRIZE (1): A $500 prepaid gift card (Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") $500).

FIRST PRIZES (10): A $50 prepaid gift card (ARV $50 each).

SECOND PRIZES (40): A $25 prepaid gift card (ARV $25 each).

Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Gift cards subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuer. The total ARV of all prizes is $2,000. All federal, state, and local taxes (if any), will be the responsibility of the winners. All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not transferable or convertible to cash. No substitution for any prize or any element thereof will occur except in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Limit of one (1) prize per person for the entire Promotion Period.

PRIZE ALLOCATION & NOTIFICATION: Prizes will be randomly assigned to B2B Bonus Codes on Scratchers throughout the Promotion Period. The odds of winning a prize are 51:10,000. The participant who, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, submits a randomly assigned winning B2B Bonus Code will be eligible to win the prize assigned to that B2B Bonus Code. If a participant is a potential winner of a prize, they will immediately receive an email notification informing them of the prize and may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility/liability release, tax form and, where legal, a publicity release (collectively, the "Eligibility Documents") for receipt by Sponsor within seven (7) calendar days of date of issuance. If a potential winner cannot be reached within seven (7) calendar days from the first notification attempt, in the event of noncompliance within the above stated Eligibility Documents time period or with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize may be forfeited at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All prizes will be sent to the prize winner’s address that the winner provided on the Promotion registration form. If a prize is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Office Rules, prize will be forfeited. Allow 3-4 weeks for verification and shipment/arrangement of prizes.

GENERAL: Sponsor is not responsible for (i) late, lost, delayed, not received, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, stolen, or garbled B2B Bonus Codes or prize claims; or (ii) failure to submit B2B Bonus Codes or prize claims due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, Internet Service Provider (ISP), servers, access providers, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or recipient; or (iii) any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems or servers, computer software problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website and assume no liability for damage to participant’s or any person's computer resulting from participating in the Promotion. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning B2B Bonus Code will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address at the time of B2B Bonus Code submission. "Authorized account holder" is the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an internet service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the e-mail address in question.

This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. All B2B Bonus Codes and corresponding game plays become the property of the Sponsor and none will be returned. By completing the registration form, all participants consent to the use of their names and/or photographs for publicity purposes without compensation, worldwide in perpetuity and in any form of media including the Internet, and consent to the collection, use and distribution of their personal information by the Sponsor for the purposes of running the Promotion. Sponsor will not sell or transmit this information to third parties except for the purposes of administering the Promotion, unless you agree otherwise. For information on use of personal information in connection with this Promotion, see Sponsor’s privacy policy posted at www.payperks.com/legal/privacy. Released Parties shall have no liability and shall be held harmless for any damage, loss or injury to a participant or any third party resulting from participation in this Promotion due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of (i) the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, (ii) administration of the Promotion, undelivered prize claims or other issues related to such claims or (iii) preparation for or participation in this Promotion or any related activity; (d) to waive all rights to claim or collect punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages; (e) that all causes of action relating to this Promotion will be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (f) that any and all claims, judgments, or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees, and in no event will entrant be entitled to received attorneys’ fees, or any other costs.

If for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of being completed as planned including, but not limited to computer virus, bugs, tampering, fraud, technical failures, printing, administrative, or other causes, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend this Promotion or to modify these Official Rules, without notice, at any time. In the event more prizes for any prize level are claimed than are intended to be awarded for any prize level, Sponsor reserves the right, as applicable, to award the stated prizes in a random drawing from among all valid prize claims for such prize level. In no event will Sponsor be liable for more than the stated number of prizes listed in these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or electronic communication or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek any and all remedies available to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Promotion-related materials, including but not limited to the Promotion registration form, or point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Promotion, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Promotion), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of New York, USA.

REQUEST FOR WINNER’S NAMES: For the names of the winners (available after January 6, 2015), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: PayPerks B2B Instant Win Game Winners, PayPerks, Inc.,174 West 4th Street, Suite 217, New York, NY 10014, for receipt no later than February 6, 2015.

SPONSOR: PayPerks, Inc., 174 West 4th Street, Suite 217, New York, NY 10014.