The People Shopping Deal Alerts Sweepstakes
Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to enter if you are not at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States, or the District of Columbia, at the time of entry. By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this sweepstakes.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The People Shopping Deal Alerts Sweepstakes
("Sweepstakes") begins at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on 4/26/21 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/31/21 ("Sweepstakes Period").
HOW TO ENTER: The only method of entry that will be accepted is text message. To enter the Sweepstakes, visit https://peopleshopping.attn.tv/p/K8j/landing-page and follow the instructions to provide your mobile phone number and sign up to receive text notifications from People Shopping Deal Alerts. People will send you a text message asking for you to confirm via text that you would like to receive text notifications. Send a reply text message with "Y" to sign up for text notifications from People Shopping Deal Alerts and receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per person, using only one (1) mobile phone number. You may not enter more than once by using multiple phone numbers, multiple identities, or other devices in an attempt to circumvent these rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion Sponsor.
By providing your mobile phone number and responding "Y" to Sponsor's text message, you agree to receive up 15 autodialed marketing text messages per month from Sponsor or on behalf of the Sponsor about the Sweepstakes or a promotional offer. Your mobile phone must be capable of sending and receiving text messages to participate. Text message and data rates may apply. Consent to receive text messages is not required or a condition of any purchase. Text STOP to 1-833-240-3622 to cancel receipt of any future texts or text HELP to 1-833-240-3622 for help. See your wireless carrier for text message rates and capabilities. This text messaging method of entry is designed to work with most of the U.S. major wireless carriers in the United States, but Sponsor makes no guarantee that any particular wireless service provider will participate, and the mobile phone that is used must be capable of sending and receiving text messages. Check with your carrier for details. Proof of responding "Y" to Sponsor's text message is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of such Sweepstakes entry.
OPT OUT: If you wish to participate in The People Shopping Deal Alerts text notifications but do not wish to participate in the Sweepstakes, please send an email to NewMediaWin@Meredith.com and you will be removed from the Sweepstakes drawing.
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and 18 years of age or older. Employees of Sponsor and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (regardless of where they reside) or household members, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. "Immediate family members" shall mean spouses, parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, and their respective spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.
SPONSOR: Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust St., Des Moines, Iowa ("Sponsor").
WINNER SELECTION/DRAWING: On or about 6/7/21, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period to select one (1) potential winner. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winner will be notified by text message and will be required to complete and return Affidavit of Eligibility, IRS W9 form, and Release of Liability/Publicity within five (5) days of date of notification or an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate winner may be selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. Attempts will be made to contact and/or verify up to two alternate winners. After three attempts to verify a winner for the unfulfilled prize fails, the prize will not be awarded. No substitutions are permitted except if a prize or any portion of prize is unavailable, in which case a prize or portion of prize of comparable or greater value will be awarded. Prize is not redeemable for cash. Prize is non-assignable or transferable except to a surviving spouse.
PRIZE (1): A $1,000 check made out to the winner; Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $1,000. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the prize (or portion thereof) 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 a AAA regional office in New York, NY; (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 including attorney's fees or any other damages, other than for entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
RELEASES: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release Sponsor and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, death, loss or damage arising in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance, use or misuse of the prize.
OTHER: Any attempted form of entry into the Sweepstakes, other than the entry methods stated, is prohibited. Promotion Entities are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, or electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delayed transmissions which may limit or restrict an participant's ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's phone, or other matter relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes; and award the prizes via random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received up to the action taken by the Sponsor provided a sufficient number of eligible entries have been received.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, misdirected, inaccurate, stolen, undelivered, garbled, misdirected entries or electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delayed transmissions which may limit or restrict an participant's ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's phone, or other matter relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes, or text notification sign-ups; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this Sweepstakes if the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, epidemic, pandemic, or any other causes which, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, proper play or integrity of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor reserves the right to select the potential winner in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to date of cancellation or termination. In the event of a dispute regarding text entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the phone number associated with the entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned the phone number by the Cell Phone Provider, Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant's name, hometown (city and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable U. S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. Winner will be issued an IRS 1099 tax form in the amount of the prize retail value as stated herein.
WINNER'S NAME: For the name of the winner, available after 6/30/21, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winner's Name, The People Shopping Deal Alerts Sweepstakes, 1716 Locust St, LN-428, Des Moines, IA 50309.