Sweeney’s I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest: Official Rules

 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

  1. Click “Like” and become a fan of Sweeney’s®!

  2. Tell us: Mole tunnels can destroy grass roots, upturn well-kept gardens and cause overall havoc in Your back yard. At Sweeney’s®, we know the struggle of maintaining a yard with these little critters seemingly bent on ending Your hard work. We’ve heard thousands of stories about how much our customers hate moles. Now, we want to hear Yours!

Want to win the grand prize of a $500 Visa Gift Card? Enter our Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest! Send a video, compose a song, write a poem, or simply draft a few paragraphs explaining Your disdain of moles for a chance to win Your share of $800 in Visa Gift Cards!

Submission constitutes Your agreement to the Contest Terms & Conditions below. Please read the Terms & Conditions below as they describe Your rights to the submitted information, as well as ours.

 

CONTEST ELIGIBILITY:

You must be eighteen (18) years of age as of the starting date. You must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico to enter. Anyone over the age of 18 may enter the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest, but only fans of the Sweeney’s® Facebook Fan Page are eligible to win the prize.

 

SUBMISSION AND WINNING RESTRAINTS:

Participants may submit an entry once per contest that is hosted by Sweeney’s® that year.

 

PRIZES:

Grand Prize: $500 Visa gift card
Second Place: $200 Visa gift card
Third Place: $100 Visa gift card
Two (2) runner-ups will receive a gift package full of Sweeney’s® Mole Control Products

 

ENTRY PERIOD:

Submission Phase: 04/24/2017 – 05/31/2017

Selection Phase & Winners Announcement: by 06/15/2017

During this phase, Sweeney’s® selects and announces the Winner of the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest based on the DETAILS/CREATIVITY/SINCERITY of each answer.

 

CONTEST TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Please read the official rules and regulations below. By entering the Contest, You (“You”) accept these Official Rules. These are the Official Rules of the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest (“Contest”). The Contest aims to engage Sweeney’s® customers with a fun contest.

 

1. ELIGIBILITY

Entrant must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who is eighteen (18) or older at the time of entry. Anyone over the age of 18 may enter the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest, but only fans of the Sweeney’s® Facebook Fan Page are eligible to win the prize (defined in Section 8 below). The following persons are not eligible to enter the Contest: employees and directors of Woodstream Corporation®, and people who are involved in any way with the Contest. No purchase is necessary to enter the Contest and no preference will be given due to purchases. By entering, You agree to these Rules and warrant that You are eligible to enter the contest and Your Submission (defined in Section 3 below) complies with these Official Rules. THE CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

 

2. PROMOTIONAL PERIOD

Submit Your Submission between April 24, 2017 at 11:00am EST and May 31, 2017 at 11:59pm EST. The Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest Winner will be announced no later than June 30, 2017.

 

3. HOW TO ENTER

To enter the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest, You must enter the contest as outlined in the Sweeney’s® I Hate Moles Because… Facebook Tab. Your Submission must comply with the requirements set forth in Sections 3 and 4 below. The Entry is free for anyone to enter. To win the Contest, You must be a fan of Sweeney’s® by clicking “Like” in Sweeney’s® Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/SweeneysDIYPestControl). To enter the Contest, You also must accept these Terms and Conditions and Sweeney’s® Privacy Policy (http://www.victorpest.com/customerservice/privacy-policy).

When You submit (upload) Your submission online, the Submission will be viewable to Sweeney’s® employees and people involved in running the Contest. By submitting (uploading) Your submission online, You are giving Sweeney’s® permission to use Your name and submission answer on all digital properties. Once You have submitted Your answer, the Submission form will not be returned to You. Submissions may be disqualified at any time for non-compliance with these Official Rules. Sweeney’s® makes the final determination as to which Submissions are eligible to take part in this Contest and which Submissions will be considered for the prize. Sweeney’s® will not notify You of any disqualification or the reasons for such disqualification.

ANY ATTEMPT TO ENTER THE CONTEST EXCEPT AS PROVIDED ABOVE IS VOID.

 

4. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES; INDEMNIFICATION

You represent and warrant that: (a) You are eligible to enter the Contest; (b) You have complied and will comply with these Official Rules in connection with Your participation in the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest; Your Submission complies with all of the requirements of Section 3 and 4 above. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold Sweeney’s® harmless from any losses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from any third party action asserting a breach by You of any representation, warranty, or obligation in these Official Rules.

 

5. PRIZES

Grand Prize: $500 Visa gift card
Second Place: $200 Visa gift card
Third Place: $100 Visa gift card
Two (2) runner-ups will receive a gift package full of Sweeney’s® Mole Control Products

The Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest Winners can expect the prize to be E-MAILED/MAILED to them by Jun 30, 2017.

If the prize is returned as undeliverable, if You reject Your prize or in the event of noncompliance with the Contest Terms and Conditions, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.

 

6. RULES CHANGES

Sweeney’s® reserves the right to change the contest rules at any time (deadlines, stages, prizes).

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of You and Sweeney’s® in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States of America, without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and all proceedings shall take place exclusively in the United States of America.

 

7. HOW DO WE USE THE INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT?

If You enter the Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest (“Contest”), You will be asked to provide us with contact information such as email address and name.

Name and email address will be used to manage the delivery of our eNewsletters and marketing communications (entry into the “Contest” will automatically assign You opt in status to receive such communications via email).

We will not sell or distribute Your name, email address or other personal information to any third parties.

By being opted in to our eNewsletters and marketing communications, You are granting us permission to send You emails with product news, tips and/or promotions. We will send You emails with product news, tips and/or promotions. To help us better serve Your needs, we also receive email statistics from our customers who open emails or click links within them to our sites. We also use aggregate information and statistics to better understand our customer’s needs and preferences, and enhance the design of our sites and our products/services.

You will always have the opportunity to opt-out of further contact from us within Your account settings, or from emails we send to You, or within Your account preferences.

 

8. PRIVACY & OPT OUT MECHANISM:

By entering the Contest, participants will be sharing their personal information with Sponsor, and participants agree to Sponsor’s use of participants’ personal information as described in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at www.victorpest.com/customerservice/privacy-policy. To alter or remove Your personal information from Sponsor’s database, or to opt out of receiving promotional distributions and newsletters from Sponsor, email consumercare@woodstream.com at any time.

 

9. RULES REQUESTS:

For a copy of the official rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Sweeney’s® I HATE MOLES BECAUSE… Contest Rules Request, Woodstream Corporation, 69 N. Locust Street, Lititz, PA 17543. VT residents may omit return postage.

 

10. WINNERS LIST:

To receive the names of the Grand Prize winners by mail, available after July 1, 2017, send a stamped, self-addressed (#10) envelope to: Sweeney’s® I Hate Moles Because… Contest Winners List, Woodstream Corporation, 69 N. Locust Street, Lititz, PA 17543. VT residents may omit return postage.

 

11. SPONSOR:

Woodstream Corporation, 69 N. Locust Street, Lititz, PA 17543.