Advance America – Driving Experience With Danica Patrick – Win the following • Roundtrip (coach class) Air Transportation for two (2) to the prize destination
Advance America Driving Experience with Danica Patrick
Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID
WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW OR REGULATION.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH
FORM A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITY
OBLIGATIONS ON THE PART OF ENTRANT AND A LIMITATION OF ENTRANT’S RIGHTS
WINNER MUST BE ABLE TO TRAVEL BETWEEN 11/30/18 AND 12/2/18 TO CLAIM THE
GRAND PRIZE. EVENT TAKES PLACE 12/1/18 ONLY.
1. ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL,
IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MI, MO, MS, NE, NV, OH, OK, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA,
WI, & WY, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (OR THE AGE OF MAJORITY
IN YOUR STATE OF RESIDENCE, WHICHEVER IS OLDER), at the time of entry (the
“Entrant”). Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to win a prize:
(a) employees or agents of Advance America, Cash Advance Centers, Inc., 135 North
Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306 (“Advance America”) (the “Sponsor”) and/or Cohen-
Friedberg Associates, LLC, Framingham, MA 01702 www.cfapromo.com (the
“Administrator”), Zimmerman Advertising, Danica Patrick, Danica Patrick Racing, and
each of its companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, (b) individuals
engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the
Sweepstakes; and (c) persons who are in the immediate family of any person in any of
the preceding categories (including mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, son,
spouse, grandmother, grandfather, children or grandchildren), regardless of where they
live; or persons who reside in the same household, whether related or not, as any
person in any of the preceding categories. All eligibility is subject to all federal, state and
local laws and regulations. All entries submitted are the property of the Sponsor. The
Sponsor’s designated database clock will be the timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.
2. SWEEPSTAKES TIMING:
The Advance America Driving Experience with Danica Patrick Sweepstakes (the
“Sweepstakes”) entry begins Monday, October 1, 2018 at 12:00:01 a.m. (midnight) Eastern
Time (“ET”) and ends Monday, November 12, 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (“Sweepstakes
Period”). The Sweepstakes will consist of one (1) drawing being conducted on or about
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 to award six (6) prizes (each a “Prize”). Potential winners will be
randomly selected by the Administrator, from all eligible entries received during the
Only entries that include a fully compliant entry (completion of all required fields on the entry
form) will be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Entry in the Sweepstakes does not constitute entry
into any other promotion, contest or sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each
Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules
and the decisions of Sponsor and/or Administrator whose decisions shall be final and legally
binding in all respects and not subject to further review in any forum.
3. HOW TO ENTER:
During the Sweepstakes Period, complete the online Official Entry Form found at
www.AdvanceAmericaDrivingExperience.com. Registration will include the following: name, state,
email address, birth date and phone number. After you have submitted your registration, you will
automatically be entered into the Sweepstakes. LIMIT: Enter one (1) entry per person per day.
LIMIT: One (1) prize per person or household.
Use of Data: Sponsor and Administrator will be collecting personal data about the Entrants
Entry Notes: Any attempted form of entry other than as described herein is void. Sponsor will
determine, in its sole discretion, what constitutes a valid entry and reserves the right to reject any
submissions that it deems, in its sole discretion, to violate any of Sponsor’s policies, standards,
or practices. All materials submitted become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned
or acknowledged. By entering this Sweepstakes, you are agreeing to receive Advance America
marketing emails. However, you may opt-out of receiving such emails by clicking on the
“unsubscribe” link in the email that you receive.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud or technical failures impair
the integrity of the Sweepstakes as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, and to award
the Prize based on eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.
If you opt to access the Sweepstakes via your wireless mobile device, data rates may apply
according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier.
Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges as well as charges for
wireless Internet access) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your
prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers’ rate plans may vary, and you should contact your
wireless carrier for more information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your
participation in this Sweepstakes. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas.
Check your phone’s capabilities for specific instructions. Sponsor is not responsible for any
Entry Notes: Entries made on another’s behalf by any individuals or other entities, including but
not limited to, commercial Sweepstakes/contest subscription notification and/or entering
services, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. Tampering with the entry
process or the operation of the Sweepstakes is prohibited and any entries deemed by Sponsor,
in its sole discretion, to have been submitted in this manner will be void. In the event a dispute
regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to
Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.
Sponsor is not responsible for problems downloading or uploading any Sweepstakes-related
information to or from the web site or for any other technical malfunctions of electronic
equipment, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer hardware or software
failures, phone lines, failure of any electronic mail entry to be received by Sponsor on account of
technical problems, traffic, congestion on the internet or the web site, or any other technical
problems related to web site entries including telecommunication miscommunication or failure,
and failed, lost, delayed, incomplete, garbled or misdirected communications which may limit an
entrant’s ability to participate in this Sweepstakes.
4. SWEEPSTAKES DRAWING: A random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator
on or about November 13, 2018 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes
Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received during the Sweepstakes
Period. Winners will be announced on or about Monday, November 19, 2018 (pending
5. PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Only the Prizes listed below will be
awarded in this Sweepstakes.
Four (4) Grand Prizes: Ride along for winner and a guest with Danica Patrick at the
Charlotte Motor Speedway on December 1, 2018 starting at 10:00 a.m. Each winner
will receive the following:
Roundtrip (coach class) Air Transportation for two (2) to the prize
Two Nights’ (double occupancy) hotel accommodations.
Ground transportation (to/from hotel to racetrack).
Meet & Greet with Danica Patrick
Ride Along with Danica Patrick* (3-laps around the track weather
Catered lunch at Victory Lane
$500 to Winner to share with his/her guest towards expenses.
* Race cars do not have doors, so participants must have the ability to climb
through a 15 high by 30 wide window that sits 36 from the ground. Passengers
for Ride Alongs must be a minimum of 5 ft tall and 100 lbs and not to exceed
6’7 , 300 lbs. .
ARV of this prize package $2,400. The only available date for this prize is
December 1, 2018. Should weather conditions prevent the Ride Along with
Danica Patrick (“the Event”) from being conducted, no other alternative to this
portion of the prize will be made available.
PARTICIPATION IN THIS PRIZE PACKAGE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. PARTICIPANTS
ACKNOWLEDGE THE INHERENT HAZARDS, DANGERS AND RISKS ASSOCIATED
WITH RACE CAR DRIVING, AND THAT THERE ARE NATURAL FACTORS AND
OCCURRENCES WHICH MAY IMPACT ON OR AFFECT THE SAFETY OF SUCH
ACTIVITIES AND PARTICIPANTS ASSUME THESE RISKS AND DANGERS.
Grand Prize Notes:
Winner will coordinate with the designated travel agent or Sponsor representative to organize
the travel package. Winner and his/her travel companion must be 18 years of age or older.
Winner and guest are responsible for bringing proper identification (proof of age) to enter the
venue and participate in any activity.
Prize is provided on an “as is” basis, without any warranty of any kind. Prize is non-
transferable. Prize may not be redeemed for cash. Sponsor is not responsible if the Racing
Experience is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason and winner will not be
reimbursed for any cancelled prize.
Accommodation and air transportation are all subject to availability. Winner and guest must
travel on the same itinerary and on the same dates. Selection of hotel shall be at the
discretion of Sponsor or any other provider of any portion of the prize. Travel must be round
Air transportation shall be by coach class roundtrip from a major gateway to the location of
the prize, and all such travel arrangements will be made by a designated representative
whose decisions regarding the itinerary are final and binding. Selection of airline and airport
shall be at the discretion of Sponsor or any other provider of any portion of the prize. If in the
judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location (250
miles from winner’s home address), ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air
travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Trip winner and travel companions must have valid travel
documents to fly and to check in to a hotel (e.g., government issued I.D., passport, major
credit card, etc.) along with any other travel requirements in order to travel prior to departure,
and failure to do so may result in forfeiture of prize. Winner and his/her travel companion are
solely responsible for satisfying all legally required conditions of travel. Sponsor is not liable
for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation or delay or any weather or
airline issues that prevent the prize winner and travel companion, if applicable, from traveling,
in which event any missed portion of the prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will
All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description
above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities,
passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facilities
charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the sole
responsibility of the winner.
Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, undeliverable, returned, refused or stolen Prizes.
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a particular prize for one of comparable or greater
value. Winner is responsible for any and all applicable local, state, and/or federal taxes.
Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and
destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value.
One (1) Second Prize: $1,000 check payable to the Winner. ARV $1,000.
One (1) Third Prize: $500 check payable to the winner. ARV $500.
Total ARV of all prizes in this Sweepstakes is $11,100.
6. DISCLAIMER: Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties,
express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS
IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR
HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
Prize winner is responsible for any and all applicable fees, service charges, surcharges all
insurance, federal, state, and local taxes, and any other unspecified expenses associated with
acceptance or use of the prize.
If the prize or the prize notification is returned as undeliverable or any non-compliance with the
Official Rules or failure to respond within the applicable time period, it will result in forfeiture of
the prize and will be awarded via a random drawing from all remaining eligible entries in the
respective Entry Period.
Prize will be awarded only if the prize winner fully complies with these Official Rules.
7. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Prize winners will be notified via email or phone as determined by
the Administrator and in its sole discretion based on the information the potential winner
provided when registering in the Sweepstakes. Prize winners will be announced on or about
November 19, 2018. If any potential winner does not respond within two (2) business days of
the initial notification attempt, the potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate
potential prize winner may be selected. An alternate winner will be defined as the next randomly
selected entry from the relevant drawing the potential winner was disqualified from (“Alternate
Winner”) Once eligibility has been verified and the Sponsor receives the prize winner’s
requested information, the Sponsor will arrange to award the prize. Prize winner must reply with
all required information in order to receive their prize.
Each prize winner of a prize valued at $600 or more will be required to provide proof of identity,
verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules, and, unless prohibited by law,
a complete written Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability Form, W-9 tax payer request for
identification form and where legal, Publicity Release (“Affidavits”) as well as any other
documents required by Sponsor, all of which must be received fully-executed within two (2)
business days of receipt or such potential prize winner may be disqualified and an Alternate
Winner may be selected from the relevant drawing. Each winning Entrant further grants full
permission to the Sponsor and its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors,
and assigns, promotion agency and anyone authorized by any of them, to use my entry,
name, photograph, likeness, voice, video, and biographical data, in whole or in part, in
any and all media for the purposes of advertising, publicity and trade without additional
compensation or right of approval.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Neither Sponsor, Administrator, the Promotion Entities, prize
suppliers, nor any of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated entities or any of their
respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents, attorneys, successors and
assigns (the “Released Parties”) shall be held responsible for, and Entrant hereby releases the
Released Parties from any claims arising from or in any way relating to: (i) technical failures of
any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network,
hardware or software; (ii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone
or Internet service; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the
Sweepstakes; (iv) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the
Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (v) any injury, death or damage to persons or
property, including but not limited to Entrant’s computer, hardware or software, which may be
caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes
(vi) use of any prize and (vii) the drawing process including the outcome of the Sweepstakes.
9. GENERAL CONDITIONS: The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete,
inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, delayed, garbled or damaged entries; 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. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or
website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be
disqualified and all associated entries will be void. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON
TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE
OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS
AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY
LAW. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection
by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any
other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor, which corrupts or affects the administration 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/or to cancel, terminate, modify
or suspend the Sweepstakes or any element thereof. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will
award the prize from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation by
random drawing. The use of any automated launching or entry software or any other
mechanical or electronic means that permits the Entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is
prohibited. Any entries found or suspected to be submitted in this manner will be deemed ‘void’
by the Sponsor or Administrator. Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor and their
respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies and all of
their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability
whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by Entrants against, any liability, for any injuries,
losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in
part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or
participation in this Sweepstakes.
10. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, 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
state of South Carolina or the appropriate Court located in the state of South Carolina; (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) unless otherwise prohibited, under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain
awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and
consequential damages and any other damages, other than 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 South Carolina,
without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of South
Carolina or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any
jurisdiction other than the State of South Carolina.
11. WINNERS LIST: To obtain the names of the winners (available after 11/19/18), send a self-
addressed stamped envelope to: Advance America Driving Experience with Danica Patrick
Sweepstakes Winners, P.O. Box 2312, Framingham, MA 01703-2312. All such requests must
be received by 12/3/18.
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