FORD – Win $30,000 voucher to purchase one of the following vehicles: 2015 Ford Fusion, 2015 Ford Escape, 2015 Ford Focus, 2015 Ford Explorer !
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The 2015 Make the Switch Giveaway is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older and have a valid driver’s license at the time of entry.
2.PROMOTION OVERVIEW AND PROMOTION PERIOD:
The Promotion consists of a sweepstakes with a grand prize drawing and bonus drawing .The Promotion begins January 28, 2015 at or around 5:00:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and ends December 30, 2015 at or around 5:00:00 p.m. EST .
3.HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES GRAND PRIZE DRAWING:
There are three (3) ways to earn an entry into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing:
A. Standard Entry for Grand Prize Drawing: To enter, go to www.maketheswitchgiveaway.com (“Web Site”) or m.maketheswitchgiveaway.com (“Mobile Site”) during the Promotion Period from your computer or mobile device.
(a) VIA COMPUTER: If you are entering from a computer, watch one of the four short videos posted on the Web site (each a “Sweepstakes Video”) and then complete and submit in full an official entry form at the Web Site to receive one (1) entry (“Standard Entry”) into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing.
(b) VIA MOBILE DEVICE: To enter from a mobile device, answer three (3) trivia questions (“Trivia Questions”) for one of the four vehicles listed on the Mobile Site and then complete and submit in full an official Sweepstakes entry form via your mobile device at the Mobile Site to receive one (1) Standard Entry into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Quiz questions will not be judged. Your mobile carrier’s data rates may apply. If you register for the Make the Switch Test-Drive offer after being served with a Facebook ad for the Test-Drive, you may also elect to enter the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing during the Test-Drive registration process to receive one (1) Standard Entry into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Each Entry must be filled out completely and accurately with first and last name, daytime telephone number (including area code), street address (no PO Boxes please) and email address. Computer entrants may watch additional Sweepstakes Videos to receive up to a total of four (4) Standard Entries into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Mobile entrants may answer additional sets of three Trivia per vehicle to receive up to a total of four (4) Standard Entries into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Limit four (4) Standard Entries per person/email address during the Promotion Period.
B. Sharing Entry for Grand Prize Drawing: After submitting a Standard Entry, entrants can share the Promotion via a unique URL on their Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Pinterest accounts inviting their friends to enter the Sweepstakes. For every five (5) people who enter the Sweepstakes via the entrant’s unique URL, the entrant will receive one (1) sharing entry (“Sharing Entry”) into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Limit five (5) Sharing Entries per person/email address during the Promotion Period.
C. Personal Page Entry for Grand Prize Drawing: Starting February 18, 2015 at or around 5:00:00 p.m. EST entrants will have the opportunity to create a personal page on the Web Site tracking the entrant’s Entries into the Sweepstakes after they have submitted a Standard Entry. Entrants who complete the steps to create a personal page will receive ten (10) personal page entries (“Personal Page Entries”) into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. Limit ten (10) Personal Page Entries per person/email address during the Promotion Period.
4. HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES BONUS PRIZE DRAWING:
After submitting an Entry into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing, entrants will have the opportunity to log into their Facebook account, if not already logged in, and post a comment on the Web Site to earn one (1) entry (“Bonus Entry”) into a Bonus Drawing. Comment must include #fordsweepsentry to qualify, content of the comment will not be judged. Any form of entry other than that described herein is void. All Bonus Entries must be received and recorded during the Promotion Period to be eligible for the Bonus Drawings. Comments must be truthful and Sponsor reserves the right to verify information contained in the Comments. Comments must be the original work of the entrant. In addition, entrants agree that all entries (including any and all videos and other information therein) shall meet the following requirements and guidelines (any entry that, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, violates the following criteria will be disqualified and will not be considered an eligible entry):
• Entries must constitute an original work of entrant, and must be in keeping with the Sponsor’s image, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion.
• Entries must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any third party.
• Entries must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, illegal, discriminatory or harassing, or display inappropriate activity, behavior or conduct or contain nudity.
• Entries must not promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message.
• Entries must not be obscene or offensive, crude or vulgar, endorse any form of hate or hate group, gang signs or symbol.
• Entries must not contain trademarks, logos or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission.
• Entries must not contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses, websites, webpage links or street addresses.
• Entries must not contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) without permission.
• Entries must not contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission.
• Entries must not include look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead.
• Entries must not communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Released Parties wish to associate.
• Entries must not depict and/or contain any content that is in violation of these Official Rules and/or any applicable laws.
5. SWEEPSTAKES GRAND PRIZE (1):
One (1) Grand Prize winner will win one (1) $30,000 voucher to be applied towards the purchase of winner’s choice of one of the following vehicles: 2015 Ford Fusion, 2015 Ford Escape, 2015 Ford Focus, 2015 Ford Explorer.
Approximate Retail Value of prize (“ARV”): up to $30,000.00.
Grand Prize winner is responsible for all costs in excess of $30,000. If selected vehicle is less than $30,000, the difference will not be awarded to Grand Prize winner. Voucher may not be applied towards, title, license, insurance and registration fees required in claiming the vehicle, applicable sales taxes as well as all other expenses relating to the receipt and use of Grand Prize vehicle, including any travel and transportation costs associated with collecting the vehicle. Voucher may be applied towards any factory upgrades or options. Model, color, package, factory options, and other prize specifics are subject to availability. Other than the manufacturer’s limited warranty, Sponsor does not make, nor in any manner is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the vehicle including but not limited to its quality, fitness for purpose or mechanical condition. Grand Prize Winner (or such winner’s parent or legal guardian, if applicable) must have proof of a valid U.S. driver’s license from their state or place of residence in the United States and will be required to provide proof of insurance in order to take delivery. Grand Prize Winner must enter into a signed purchase agreement with the Grand Prize voucher within 60 days of date listed on signed Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (“Delivery Date”). Failure to provide proof of a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance prior to delivery, or failure to enter into a signed purchase agreement with the Grand Prize voucher within 60 days of the Delivery Date may result in prize forfeiture and selection of an alternate winner. Sponsor shall not be responsible for delays in delivery of the prize vehicle. All other costs not specifically stated herein as being awarded are the responsibility of the Winner.
6. SWEEPSTAKES BONUS DRAWING PRIZE (1):
The Bonus Drawing winner will receive $500 awarded in the form of a check made payable to the winner. Please allow 4-6 weeks for shipment of prize after winner verification and confirmation. ARV: $500. Bonus Prize Winner will be notified by Sponsor via Facebook direct message including instructions to redeem. Sponsor will make one (1) attempt at contacting the Bonus Drawing Prize winner. Sponsor is not responsible for undeliverable Facebook messages. Bonus Drawing Prize winner is responsible for maintaining active Facebook account status and checking Facebook messages for winner notification during Promotional Period. Unclaimed and/or lost prizes will not be awarded.
7. ALL PRIZES:
Taxes (INCLUDING ANY INCOME TAXES) are the sole responsibility of the winner, regardless of whether prize is used in whole or in part. Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner will be issued an IRS 1099 form for the retail value of the prize. No substitution, cash equivalent, or transfer of a prize will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to an alternate entrant who will also be selected randomly, even if the disqualified potential winner’s name may have been publicly announced. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Unclaimed prize will not be awarded. Odds of winning a Grand prize or Bonus Drawing prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the corresponding entry period. Total ARV of all prizes: $30,500.
8. SWEEPSTAKES GRAND AND BONUS PRIZE NOTIFICATION/REQUIREMENTS:
Potential winners will be notified by e-mail and/or phone at Sponsor’s discretion on or about January 30, 2016. If Sponsor cannot locate a winner within seven (7) days of date of attempted notification, the prize may be forfeited. Potential winners shall be required to complete, sign and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability/Publicity Release (unless otherwise prohibited) within seven (7) days of date of attempted notification. If a winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days, fails to complete, sign and return the Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within the required time period, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, or a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize may be forfeited. Prizes won by an eligible entrant who is a minor in his/her state of residence will be awarded to minor’s parent or legal guardian who must sign and return all required documents. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number of entrants.
9. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Personal information collected from Entrants is subject to the Privacy Statement found at www.maketheswitchgiveaway.com/privacy.aspx. By entering the Promotion, you expressly agree to the terms of the Privacy Statement. If you are selected as a winner, your information may also be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.
For the names of the winners or copy of Official Rules, send your request to 2015 Make the Switch Giveaway Winners List 3070 Bristol St. Suite 580, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. Requests must be received by January 30, 2016.