Check 'n Go Retail Holiday Sweepstakes Official Rules

November 17, 2014 by: Donna Parshall





Sponsor: Check ‘n Go, 100 Commercial Drive Suite #300 Fairfield, OH 45014 (“Sponsor”).

Term: The Check ‘n Go Retail Holiday Sweepstakes begins on December 1, 2014 12:00AM Eastern Standard Time (EST), and ends on December 15, 2014 11:59PM), EST (“Term”).

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, who are above the age of majority in the state or territory in which they reside at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. Employees of Check ‘n Go and its affiliated companies and members of the immediate families of each are not eligible. Sweepstakes is subject to all local, state, and federal laws and regulations. By entering this Sweepstakes, all entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules, and to comply with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

How to Enter: No purchase necessary to enter or win the Sweepstakes.

A. Automatic Entry

Customers who receive a funded loan or cash advance from a Check ‘n Go store during the contest term will be automatically entered.

B. Mail-in Entry

Print your name, mailing address (no P.O. Boxes), email address, and phone number on a 3×5 postcard and mail to: Check ‘n Go Retail Holiday Sweepstakes Entry, 100 Commercial Drive Suite #300 Fairfield, OH 45014. All entries and requests become the Sponsor’s property and will not be returned or acknowledged. Illegible entries and entries with P.O. boxes are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, incomplete, misdirected, mutilated, postage due, or entries not received in time for drawing. All entries must be received no later than the last business day during the Term. Limit one (1) sweepstakes entry per person/address/email address/month no matter what method of entry is used. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the allowed number of entries by using multiple/different identities, registrations, or any other methods will void that participant’s entries and that participant may be disqualified. Sponsor and its affiliated companies are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, human error or technical malfunctions, illegible, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any computer equipment or software, or any combination thereof, or for lost, stolen, late, misdirected or mutilated entries. All entries become the property of Sponsor, and will not be returned. Sponsor will not accept forged, altered, mechanically reproduced or facsimile entries.

Prizes: Sponsor will award one (1) winner one (1) $500 gift card. Approximate retail value of prize: $500.00. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

Winner Selection: Potential winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries during the Promotion Period. This selection will take place on December 19, 2014. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor or Independent Sweepstakes Administrator. Potential winners will be contacted by e-mail or by phone at the e-mail address or phone number provided on the registration page or the mail-in entry. Winners will be required to complete, sign, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release within four (4) calendar days of notification. Failure to return the documents and/or requested information, the return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or if a winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, will result in the prize being forfeited. An alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. There will be three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Prizes will be fulfilled 6-8 weeks after the conclusion of the promotion. All decisions of Sponsor are final. Odds of winning each prize are dependent upon number of eligible entries received.

Prize Restrictions: Limit one (1) prize per individual/household during the Term. Prizes are non-transferable, and no substitutions are allowed except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value, should the prize become unavailable for any reason. Any and all taxes and costs associated with the receipt and use of the prize are the responsibility of the winner. By accepting any prize, winners consent to use of his/her name or likeness for advertising/publicity purposes without further consideration, except where prohibited by law.

Privacy: Any information collected will be subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, located at (the “Policy”). By entering the Sweepstakes, you acknowledge that you have agreed to such Policy and you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information for the purposes of administering this Sweepstakes in accordance with such Policy.

Conduct: By participating, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree to comply with and be bound by decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be: (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or any Sponsor web site; (b) violating these Official Rules; (c) violating the Official Rules of service, conditions of use, and/or general rules or guidelines of any Sponsor property or service; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person.

Release and Limitation of Liability: By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and related entities (collectively, “Releasees”) from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons and property that may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize from or arising out of participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (1) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (2) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (3) any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

Force Majeure: The failure of the Releasees to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of the Releasees (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other force majeure event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.
Disputes: Except where prohibited or otherwise outlined in these Official Rules, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate Ohio State Court; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental, consequential damages, and any other damages other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Ohio or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Ohio.

Winners List: For the list of winner(s), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope, post-marked at any time during the Term for the Official Rules and no later than the 15th day of each month to receive the prior month’s winners, to: Check ‘n Go Retail Holiday Sweepstakes Winner, 100 Commercial Drive Suite #300 Fairfield, OH 45014. VT residents can exclude return postage.

Official Rules: For a copy of these Official Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope, post-marked at any time during the Term, to: Check ‘n Go Retail Holiday Sweepstakes Rules Request, 100 Commercial Drive Suite #300 Fairfield, OH 45014. VT residents can exclude return postage.