Visa Holiday Instant Win Game Official Rules
1. Eligibility: Must be legal resident of the 50 U.S. and D.C., 18-plus years as of 11/1/06. Commercial card eligibility is subject to employer policies regarding sweepstakes participation. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
2. To Enter: The Sweepstakes
begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) on 11/1/06 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PT on 12/31/06 (“Promotional Period”). There are 3 ways to enter during the Sweepstakes Period
1) Automatic Entry: An eligible Visa® cardholder automatically receives 1 entry for each eligible Visa purchase made with his/her Visa card during the Promotional Period at a participating merchant. To enter without purchase or obligation: (2) By Online Entry
: log on to visa.com/win and follow the on-screen entry instructions to be entered. Only 1 entry per person/email address/phone number per day for a total of 61 entries for the entire Promotional Period.
All entries must be received no later than 11:59:59 p.m. PT of each week;OR (3) By Mail.
3. Drawings: Potential winners will be selected on or about 1/15/07 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received (transactions, online entries and mail-ins). Drawings are under the direction of Marden-Kane, Inc., whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Limit of one prize per person or household.
4. Prizes: 10 Grand Prizes: $100,000 to help fulfill your holiday wishes. Each winner will receive a check in the amount of $100,000. Approx. Retail Value (“ARV”) $100,000 each; Total value of all prizes, $1,000,000.
5. Notification: Potential winners will be notified by USPS Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation and will be required to complete and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release.
Eligibility: The Visa Holiday Instant Win Game (the “Instant Win Game”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Void where prohibited.
Timing: The Instant Win Game begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT"), November 1, 2006 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PT, December 31, 2006 (the "Promotion Period"). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Instant Win Game.
How to Enter: During the Promotion Period, complete the registration form.Complete and submit the registration form, including a valid home address.P.O. Boxes are not permitted. Once you submit the form, follow the directions to advance to the Instant Win Game page and to play the Instant Win Game. Click on the three (3) gift tags to reveal the gift images. If three (3) images appear then you are a potential Instant Win Game winner. The prize images that are revealed will not determine the prize received. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed. Limit: Each entrant may play one (1) time per day during the Promotion Period.
Tell A Friend Program: After you play the Instant Win Game, you will be invited to submit the names and email addresses of up to three (3) friends who must be eligible to play the Instant Win Game. Each person that you refer will receive an email solely notifying them about the Instant Win Game. You may only refer persons with whom you have an existing relationship. For each friend referral with a valid and unique email address, you will be given one (1) additional Instant Win Game play for a total of up to nine (9) additional plays through the Tell A Friend Program during the Promotion Period.
Opting-in Bonus Instant Win Game Play: You can receive one (1) bonus Instant Win Game play by opting-in to receive the Visa Discounts email. By opting-in, you agree to become part of a Visa database and are willing to accept future correspondence from Visa, including via email. You have the ability, upon receipt of any email from Visa, to "opt out" of (be deleted from) the email marketing database and not receive any subsequent email correspondence from Visa. The bonus Instant Win Game play is available only one time for the entire Promotion Period.
There will be five hundred one (501) random, computer-generated winning times, one (1) for each prize listed below, during the Promotion Period. If you are the first player to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly generated times, you will be a potential instant winner of the prize indicated. Winners will receive their prizes approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Instant Win Game.
Prizes: ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: $1,000 Simon Mall Giftcard®. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $1,000. FIVE HUNDRED (500) FIRST PRIZES: $50 Simon Mall Giftcard®. ARV: $50.
TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $26,000. Limit: One (1) Instant Win Game prize per person.
See Official Rules for complete details.