Angie’s List $10,000 Dream Vacation Sweepstakes Official Rules
Angie’s List® $10,000 Dream Vacation Sweepstakes—Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER
a purchase shall not increase your chances of winning
Please read these Official Rules before participating in the Angie’s List® $10,000 Dream Vacation Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). You agree that, by submitting an entry, you will be bound by these Official Rules and acknowledge that you satisfy all Sweepstakes eligibility requirements. You may be referred to as “entrant” or “you” in these Official Rules. “Sponsor” or “Angie’s List” or “we” means Angie’s List, Inc., 1030 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202.
VOID in Florida, Puerto Rico, and New York and where prohibited by law. If you are an individual legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, 18 years or older at the time of entry, and adhere to these Official Rules, you are eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Employees of Sponsor and their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren); Sponsor affiliates; and advisors or advertising/promotion agencies and their immediate family members are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.
How to Enter
To become eligible to enter the Sweepstakes for a chance to win $10,000, you must—from October 1, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. EST through October 31, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. EST (“Sweepstakes Period”)—do one of the following:
- Sign up for a new or renewing Angie’s List membership online;
- Purchase a Big Deal or Storefront; OR
- Print, complete, and mail the short survey found at how to:
Attn: Dream Vacation Sweepstakes
1030 E. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202
If you enter by mailing in the survey, Angie’s List must receive the returned survey by the end of the Sweepstakes Period in order for the entry to be valid.
Limit one entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. No purchase is necessary, and a purchase shall not increase your chances of winning.
One (1) eligible entrant who successfully fulfills all eligibility requirements set forth herein will be awarded Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000). Sponsor is not responsible if the prize is lost, stolen, destroyed, or used without permission. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for another one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. If the prize is lost, stolen, damaged, or used once in your care, it will not be replaced. You will be responsible for paying all costs and expenses related to the prize that are not specifically mentioned, including, but not limited to, taxes, and any other expenses that might reasonably be incurred by you in receiving or using the prize.
The prize will be awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). We will award the prize to a minor’s parent or legal guardian if a minor, in any state where the age of majority is not 18, wins a prize. The parent or legal guardian must sign and return all required documentation.
If you are found ineligible, fail to comply with these Official Rules, your claim to any prize pursuant to this Sweepstakes is forfeited.
How to Win
On or around November 9, 2015 Sponsor shall conduct a random drawing to determine the potential winner. The first (1st) eligible entrant to be randomly drawn and who successfully fulfills all other eligibility requirements set forth herein will be notified that he or she is a potential winner by Sponsor via telephone or e-mail. An alternative potential winner may be selected if the first potential winner does not claim the prize within 48 hours of notification or otherwise meet the eligibility criteria.
If the potential winner is found ineligible, fails to comply with these Official Rules, or fails to email Sponsor or claim the prize within 48 hours after Sponsor notifies him or her, such potential winner’s claim to any prize pursuant to this Sweepstakes is forfeited and an alternate eligible entrant may be selected as a potential winner by Sponsor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. In such case, Sponsor will select the next eligible entrant by using the process described above and notify the alternate potential winner using the same notification process. Any selected alternate potential winner shall be subject to the same requirements for responding to Sponsor’s notification for eligibility to claim any prize.
Odds of Winning
Odds of winning are approximately 1:5,000. Actual odds are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received.
Sponsor may, to the extent permitted by applicable law and in its sole discretion, change these Official Rules or cancel the Sweepstakes at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Sweepstakes should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes or submission of entries.
Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) lost, misdirected, late, incomplete, or unintelligible entries or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by you or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of entries; (b) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes, if applicable; (c) any error in the operation or transmission, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; or (d) injury or damage to your or any other computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes, if applicable.
Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any individual found to be: (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website; (b) acting in violation of these Official Rules; or (c) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person.
If your entry is incomplete or if you use robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods, your entry will be void. If applicable, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same email account. The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domains associated with the submitted email addresses.
All decisions of Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes are final.
To accept a prize pursuant to this Sweepstakes, a potential winner must sign and return all required documentation, (which may vary depending on the potential winner’s state of residence and which may include the execution of contracts or releases), and shall be required to agree, on behalf of him/herself and his/her heirs and assigns, to: (a) allow Sponsor to use winner’s rights of publicity, including winner’s name and/or likeness, without compensation now or in the future, in connection with the Sweepstakes and for Sponsor’s promotional use, in any legal medium; and (b) release from liability and hold Sponsor and Sponsor Group (defined below) harmless from any loss, injury or damage to property or person, including death, and reasonable attorneys’ fees and court costs, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize or participation in the Sweepstakes, even if caused or contributed to by the negligence of Sponsor or Sponsor Group. “Sponsor Group” means and includes Sponsor, its affiliates and their respective owners, members, directors, officers, employees and agents.
This Sweepstakes shall be governed by Indiana law. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree that any lawsuit or other action arising out of, or relating to, this Sweepstakes or these Official Rules shall be brought exclusively in the state or federal courts located in Marion County, Indiana. You agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.
All rights are reserved by Sponsor. The failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any part of these Official Rules is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that part will be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain fully in force.
By November 9, 2015 Sponsor will post the winner’s name at www.angieslist.com/dreamvacationsweeps.
Angie’s List, Inc., 1030 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202.
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All information submitted in connection with this Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with these Official Rules and Angie’s List’s Privacy Notice (https://www.angieslist.com/alprivacypolicy.aspx).