UPS My Choice Instant Win Game
Lot’s of Awesome Prizes to be won!
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS PROMOTION.
The rules, terms and conditions specified herein comprise the Official Rules for the UPS My Choice Friends and Family Referral Promotion (the “Promotion”) and shall govern all participation in the Promotion. Please take a moment to review these Official Rules which, by your participation, you agree will govern all matters relating to the Promotion. Promotion begins on or about July 15, 2013 and ends at September 22, 2013 (the “Promotion Period”). Instant Win Game Plays earned during the Promotion Period may be redeemed through September 29, 2013 (the “Game Play Period”).
THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO SPONSOR AND ITS THIRD PARTY PROMOTIONS ADMINISTRATOR AND NOT TO FACEBOOK. THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE WILL ONLY BE USED AS PROVIDED BELOW IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
ELIGIBILITY: Promotion is open only to members of UPS My Choice and who are legal U.S. residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older. PROMOTION IS NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. Employees, directors and officers of United Parcel Service General Services Co.(United Parcel Service, Inc., “Sponsor”), its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising, promotion and judging agencies involved with the Promotion, and members of the immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouse) and household of each such employee are not eligible to receive entries into the Sweepstakes or win the Sweepstakes Grand Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
This Promotion includes a Sweepstakes promotion and Instant Win Game Play promotion. There are two different sets of potential participants for the Instant Win Game Play promotion. Eligible individuals who are members of UPS My Choice (“Existing Members”) may register to participate in the Instant Win Game Play promotion for Existing Members and the Sweepstakes promotion as set forth in these Official Rules. Eligible individuals who successfully register for UPS My Choice on UPS.com during the Promotion Period using a Promotion Code (as defined below) provided by an Existing Member (“New Members”) are eligible to participate in the Instant Win Game Play promotion for New Members as set forth in these Official Rules. A New Member may not participate in the Instant Win Game plays for Existing Members or receive entries into the Sweepstakes promotion for Referrals until that New Member has registered to participate in the Promotion as an Existing Member as set forth in these Official Rules.
INSTANT WIN GAME/ODDS WINNING AN INSTANT WIN PRIZE – FOR NEW MEMBERS (How to Play)
To receive an Instant Win Game play as a New Member, the eligible individual must register for UPS My Choice at www.upsmychoicepromo.com during the Promotion Period using the unique Promotion Code (as defined below) received from an Existing Member through email or Twitter. Only those New Members who successfully complete registration, will be eligible for one (1) game play for the chance to instantly win an Instant Win Prize for New Members. Eligible entrant must enter the unique Promotion Code upon UPS My Choice registrations to receive a game play. Limit one (1) game play per person will be awarded for each successful UPS My Choice registration. Since a Promotion Code cannot be entered as part of registration for UPS My Choice through the UPS My Choice Facebook App, individuals who sign up for UPS My Choice through the UPS My Choice Facebook App during the Promotion Period will not be considered New Members and are not eligible to receive an Instant Win Game Play for New Members. In connection with the registration process, you may be asked to consent to receive promotional emails and mailings from Sponsor and/or its partners; consenting to receive such emails and mailings is optional, and is not necessary to enter the Promotion nor will it increase or improve your chances of winning. Proof of entry submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt of entry by Sponsor. Once a successful registration for UPS My Choice by a New Member is verified, the New Member will receive an Instant Win games play prompting the entrant to log into the Promotion Site, where the entrant can play the Instant Win game by selecting one of three packages displayed on the screen. The selected package may reveal that the entrant (i) has won a prize for that Instant Win game play, subject to verification, or (ii) has not won any prize for that Instant Win game play. If you receive a non-winning message on your screen, you are not a winner of an instant win prize. The official judging organization administering the game plays determines the random order in which the instant win prizes shall be awarded through the instant win game. Odds of winning are dependent upon number of game plays and the time at which the game plays are received.
HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE PROMOTION – FOR EXISTING MEMBERS:
To register for the Promotion, Existing Members must go online to www.upsmychoicepromo.com during the Promotion Period and register on UPS My Choice Referral Promotion website (“Promotion Site”) and (1) register using their Facebook login or (2) create an account by providing their email address and password. Upon completing registration, that Existing Member will receive a unique promotion code to refer friends and family to sign up for the UPS My Choice service (each a “Promotion Code”). Existing Members do not receive an Instant Win Game Play upon registration for the Promotion. If an Existing Member selects to use their email address to login, that Existing Member will only receive an Instant Win Game play and a Sweepstakes entry for successful registrations for UPS My Choice using the Promotion Code through www.ups.com. To have the ability to receive an Instant Win Game play for successful registrations by referrals through Facebook, the Existing Members must use their Facebook login upon initial registration for the Promotion at the Promotion Site. When inviting friends and family to register for the UPS My Choice service as part of the Promotion, entrants must comply with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, policies and guidelines, including, without limitation, making any disclosures required in postings on social media web sites related to the Promotion, including, as necessary, disclosure of the entrant’s employment with UPS or entrant’s receipt of sweepstakes entries or Instant Win game plays in connection with registration of friends and family for the UPS My Choice service.
You may be asked during UPS My Choice registration to consent to receive marketing promotional emails, mailings and other information about Sponsor and/or its partners; consenting to receive such emails, mailings and information is optional, and is not necessary to enter the Promotion nor will it increase or improve your chances of winning.
INSTANT WIN GAME/ODDS OF WINNING AN INSTANT WIN PRIZE – EXISTING MEMBERS (How to Play): For each friend or family member, who is not enrolled in the UPS My Choice service, that enrolls in the UPS My Choice service using the Existing Member’s Promotion Code during the Promotion Period (each a “Referral”), that Existing Member receives an Instant Win Game play and Sweepstakes entry. Existing Members can earn unlimited Instant Win Game plays during the Promotion Period as long as the referred individual enrolls in UPS My Choice using their assigned Promotion Code. Once a Referral is verified, the Existing Member will receive an email notifying the Existing Member of Instant Win Game plays received and prompting the Existing Member to log into the Promotion Site, where the Existing Member can play the Instant Win Game by selecting one of three packages displayed on the screen. The selected package may reveal that the Existing Member (i) has won a prize for that Instant Win Game play, subject to verification, from one of the Prize Levels One through Five (as described below) or (ii) has not won any prize for that Instant Win game play. If you receive a non-winning message on your screen, you are not a winner of an instant win prize. The official judging organization administering the game plays determines the random order in which the instant win prizes shall be awarded through the instant win game and the specific level of the instant win prize to be awarded. For each Existing Member’s first Instant Win game play, each eligible Existing Member will win a Level One prize, and may select from one of the available Level One prizes, as directed on the Promotion Site. Odds of winning a prize for each subsequent Referral and Instant Win Game play are dependent on the number of instant win game plays awarded during the Promotion Period.
TO ENTER SWEEPSTAKES/ODDS OF WINNING SWEEPSTAKES GRAND PRIZE DRAWING – FOR EXISTING MEMBERS ONLY:
For each valid Referral, eligible Existing Members will receive one (1) sweepstakes entry for a chance to win the sweepstakes grand prize. Odds of winning the sweepstakes grand prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
ADDITIONAL ENTRY RESTRICTIONS:
Only new UPS MyChoice registrations received during the Promotion Period using the Existing Member’s Promotion Code will be counted as Referrals for purposes of this Promotion. Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) any interruption, deletion, defect, or failures of any telephone line, telephone network, or telephones, (ii) computer equipment or hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature, (iii) any lost or delayed data transmission, (iv) the inability to access any online service, (v) any incorrect or inaccurate entry of information of any kind, whether caused by users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion or by any technical or human error. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in printing or posting of the offer or Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize.Proof of entry submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt of entry by Sponsor. If Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain additional entries by using multiple email addresses, registrations, identities or any other method, all entries submitted by the entrant may be declared null and void.
One (1) potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about October 7, 2013, from among all eligible Sweepstakes entries received. The random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes drawing. The selected Grand Prize winner is considered to be a potential winner subject to verification and compliance with these Official Rules. Winner will be notified by email and/or phone and will be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release, within 14 days of attempted notification or prize may be forfeited.
PRIZES – FOR PROMOTION FOR EXISTING MEMBERS:
SWEEPSTAKES Grand Prize: Vacation package for winner and guest up to $10,000. Approximate retail value: $10,000.
Winner will coordinate with Administrator’s travel department to arrange the vacation package.
Prize includes travel elements selected by winner, such as round-trip coach air transportation for winner and guest from the major commercial airport nearest winner’s home to the destination city and hotel accommodations for two persons (based on double occupancy), as available from Administrator’s travel department, not to exceed a total value of $10,000. If the winner lives within a 150 mile radius of the selected destination city, ground transportation may substituted for air transportation, as determined by Sponsor or Administrator’s travel department, in their sole discretion. Travel destination must be selected within 90 days and booked 45 days in advance of travel and be completed before October 7, 2014 or prize will be forfeited. Prize winner is not entitled to the difference between the cost of the actual travel package and $10,000. The costs and expenses of any travel package coordinated by prize winner in excess of $10,000 will be payable by the prize winner. All schedules and admissions, travel arrangements and other aspects of the prize are subject to conditions and changes outside the control of Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible if all or any portion of the prize is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except in Sponsor’s sole discretion.Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, vouchers or certificates. Any expenses not specifically mentioned as part of the prize (including, without limitation, gratuities, hotel services charges, including telephone calls, internet access and dry cleaning, incidental expenses, insurance, and room service and mini-bar charges) shall be the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Certain travel and security restrictions and blackout dates may apply and it is the responsibility of the winner and his/her travel guest to comply with all travel, security and other laws and regulations that may apply to them. It is responsibility of winner and travel guest to have all necessary travel documentation, including, without necessary, required identification and/or passports for travel. Traveling companions (or parent/legal guardian if traveling companion is a minor in his/her state of residence) must also complete and return a Release of Liability within 14 days of winner’s attempted notification. Any traveling companion who is a minor must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian on trip (if such person is not the prize winner or other travel guest). All travelers must agree to depart and return on dates specified by the Sponsor; dates of departure and return are subject to change.
INSTANT WIN GAME PRIZES FOR PROMOTION FOR EXISTING MEMBERS: Prizes are awarded from separate prize pools for Existing and New Members. Registration type “Existing versus New” determines prize pool. Existing Members will only be awarded prizes from the prize pool defined in the Instant Win Game Play Prizes – Existing Members section below. New Members will only be awarded prizes from the prize pool defined in the Instant Win Game Play Prizes – New Members section below.
Instant Win Game Play Prizes – For Promotion for Existing Members: Existing Members who receive notification of a winning entry for the instant win game play may choose a single prize from one (1) of three (3) prize choices depending on which prize level they have won, while supplies last. Prize descriptions and corresponding prize levels are below. 24,000 of Level 1 prizes Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $5. 6,357 of Level 2 prizes. ARV: $25. 400 of Level 3 prizes. ARV: $50 50 of Level 4 prizes. ARV: $100. 50 of Level 5 prizes. ARV: $250. Total ARV of all Instant Win Prizes: $316,425.
Apple, Amazon, Brookstone, Cuisinart, iHome, iLuv, Plantronics, Swiss Army, and Wustof are not participants in or sponsors of this promotion.
|Instant Win Prize Description||ARV||Level|
|Multi Tool||$5.00||Level 1|
|Dual Ballpoint Stylus Pen||$5.00||Level 1|
|Double-Walled Acrylic Tumbler||$5.00||Level 1|
|Amazon gift eCard||$25.00||Level 2|
|Swiss® Army 3 Piece Paring Set||$25.00||Level 2|
|iHome Earbuds||$25.00||Level 2|
|Plantronics® Bluetooth Headset||$50.00||Level 3|
|Amazon Gift eCard||$50.00||Level 3|
|Cuisinart Grilling Set||$50.00||Level 3|
|Amazon Gift eCard||$100.00||Level 4|
|iLuv Bluetooth Speaker||$100.00||Level 4|
|Brookstone® Headphones||$100.00||Level 4|
|Apple® iPod Touch||$250.00||Level 5|
|Amazon Gift eCard||$250.00||Level 5|
|Wustof® 12 Piece Knife Set||$250.00||Level 5|
Instant Win Game Play Prizes – New Members: Prizes are randomly time-seeded throughout the Promotion Period, and the first New Member who completes a game play at or immediately after a randomly selected time during the Promotion Period wins a prize, subject to verification. 4,800 Instant Win Prizes will be awarded. Amazon eCard. ARV $15.00. Total ARV of all Instant Win prizes: $72,000. Odds of winning are dependent upon number of game plays and the time at which the game plays are received. You will be prompted to fill out your address and email address if you are a winner and you must fill this out to receive your prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number. Any prizes returned as undeliverable will be forfeited.
All instant win prize claims are subject to verification, at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Proof of a screen-shot of a winning message does not constitute proof of winning. Sponsor will not accept screen shots or other alleged evidence of winning in lieu of verification process.
Prizes will be delivered to the winner’s address or email address provided with Promotion registration. Prizes will be delivered via UPS service, pursuant to the UPS Terms and Conditions of Service and Tariff in effect at the time of shipping.
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Prizes are non-transferable and substitution will not be allowed, except as expressly provided in these Official Rules or otherwise at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize with one of equal or greater value should the advertised Prize become unavailable for any reason. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes as may be required in Sponsor’s business judgment. This means, for example, that we may substitute merchandise prizes (identified above) with other items selected by Sponsor in the event any merchandise prizes become unavailable. Federal, state, and local taxes, and any expenses relating to the acceptance and use of the Prize not otherwise specified herein, are the responsibility of Prize Winner. Sponsor will issue tax reporting documents, as required by applicable laws and regulations. All prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries is received. In no event will Sponsor be required to award more than the stated number of prizes, regardless of the number of instant win prize claims.
Merchandise items shown are models available at the time of publishing. Merchandise should arrive within 4 to 6 weeks after verification of the prize claim. Prizes may not be returned or exchanged unless proven to be damaged or defective. Damaged or defective items must be returned within 30 days of delivery. There are no refunds, only exchanges unless noted on the Promotion Site.
GENERAL: By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to: (a) comply with all terms and conditions outlined in these Official Rules and abide by the decisions of the judges and/or UPS which shall be final and binding in all respects; and (b) release, discharge, and hold harmless UPS and the agencies involved in the development and administration of the Promotion, and their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, and employees, from any liability, claims, or damages arising out of their participation in the Promotion and the acceptance, use, misuse, or possession of any Prize. By accepting any Prize, winners agree to Sponsor and its designee’s use of the winner’s name and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without compensation and, upon request, will provide consent to such use in writing, and to execute specific consent if asked by Sponsor to do so. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or prematurely conclude the Promotion should any fraud, tampering, unauthorized intervention or other cause beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Promotion. If the Promotion is cancelled, Sponsor will select winners from the entries received up to time of such action. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entrants who violate the Official Rules or interfere with this Promotion in any manner. If an entrant is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate that Entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Promotion.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor is not responsible for misdirected, inaccurate, incomplete, lost, late, delayed, undelivered, postage-due, damaged or illegible entries, and all such entries will be void. Sponsor is also not responsible for errors or problems which may occur in connection with or relating to the Promotion, whether computer, network, technical, mechanical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of prizes in any Promotion-related materials or that may limit prize fulfillment or a participant’s ability to enter the Promotion.
WINNERS’ LIST/COPIES OF OFFICIAL RULES: For a list of the names of the winners or a copy of the Official Rules, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope, to be received by October 31, 2013 to BIW CG-4, UPS My Choice Referral Promotion, 7630 Bush Lake Rd Minneapolis, MN 55439. Please specify which you are requesting.