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Eligibility: open to legal residents of the 50 United States (excluding residence of Alaska, California, Hawaii, Montana, Oregon and Washington) and D.C., 18 years of age and older.
Entry Dates: begins on May 29, 2009 and ends on July 17, 2009.
How to enter: two ways
Online: Visit www.50DaysofGiveaways.com
By Mail: To receive one game play and one entry into the Sweepstakes by mail, on a 3″ x 5″ piece of paper, hand-print your name, complete address, daytime and evening telephone numbers (area code included), and date of birth, and mail in a properly stamped #10 envelope to:
50 Days ENTRY
P.O. Box 8427
Melrose Park, IL 60161
Limit one Sweepstakes entry/game play request per stamped outer envelope and per day. On the day an eligible game play request is received, a designated representative of Promotion Group Central Inc. will play one game play on behalf of the applicable request. Potential Instant Win Game winners will be notified by regular mail. Non-winners will not be notified. Game play requests/Sweepstakes entries via this method must be postmarked by July 17, 2009 and received by July 24, 2009 to be eligible.
Bonus Game Play: There are two (2) ways to receive up to five (5) bonus game plays on any day during the Promotion Period:
1. Refer a Friend: once you have played the Instant Win Game online, you can follow the directions to provide the unique and valid email addresses of up to five (5) different friends to receive up to five (5) bonus game plays. You may only refer persons with whom you have an existing relationship and who are eligible to enter the Promotion. Each friend will be sent a refer-a-friend email solely notifying him/her about the Promotion. You may not refer a friend more than once.
2. Via US Mail: To receive five (5) bonus game plays by mail, on a 3″ x 5″ piece of paper, hand-print your name, complete address, daytime and evening telephone numbers (area code included), and date of birth, and mail in a properly stamped #10 envelope to: 50 Days BONUS GAME PLAY, P.O. Box 1689, Melrose Park, IL 60161. Limit one (1) bonus game play request per stamped outer envelope per day. On the day an eligible bonus game play request is received, a designated representative of Promotion Group Central Inc. will play five (5) bonus game plays on behalf of the applicable request. Potential Instant Win Game winners will be notified by regular mail. Non-winners will not be notified. Bonus game play requests via this method must be postmarked by July 17, 2009 and received by July 24, 2009 to be eligible. Limit five (5) bonus game plays per person and per email address per day, regardless of method of game play. Bonus game plays received in excess of the stated daily limitation from any person or email address will be void.
Entry Limit: one (1) Sweepstakes entry per person, per email address and per household per day, regardless of method of entry.
Note: Household always overrides person so this is one entry per household (physical address).
Prizes: Grand Prize (1): Winner will receive a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid Vehicle and the opportunity to take part in an awards ceremony at a local Family Dollar Store nearest his/her residence. In the event the winner resides within more than a 100-mile from dealership at which awards ceremony is to be held, Sponsor may provide ground transportation to/from awards ceremony. Cash Prize Option: In lieu of a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid vehicle to be awarded as the Grand Prize in the Sweepstakes, the Official Winner has an option, at their sole discretion, of receiving one (1) certified check in the amount of $12,500 payable to the Grand Prize winner.
First Prize (1): Sharp 52” Plasma HDTV & Samsung Blu-ray Player & 650W 5.1-Channel Home Theater System Package, including all mounting hardware, cables and installation services. ARV: $5,000.
Instant Win Game Prizes (871):
- Week 1: 5/29/09-6/5/09: (80) $50 Cash Prize
- Week 2: 6/6/09-6/12/09: (350) $5.00 Subway® Gift Card
- Week 3: 6/13/09-6/19/09: (7) $125 Gas Card
- Week 4: 6/20/09-6/26/09: (350) 4-Fandango Movie Ticket Vouchers (ARV $54)
- Week 5: 6/27/09-7/3/09: (70) $100 Omaha Steaks Gift Certificate
- Week 6: 7/4/09-7/10/09: (7) Laptop Computer Bundle 16″ Laptop, Printer, Speakers, Monitor, Wireless Keyboard/Mouse, Wireless Router, Case (ARV $1,500)
- Week 7: 7/11/09-7/17/09: (7) Nintendo® Wii™ Game Bundle: One (1) Nintendo Wii Console, two (2) Wii Games, one (1) Wii Remote and one (1) Wii Nunchuk. (ARV 599.99)
Unclaimed Instant Win Game prizes will not be awarded.
Prize: Limit: one (1) Sweepstakes prize per person and per household. They do not mention a limit on the instant win prizes.
Drawing Date: One (1) potential Grand Prize winner and one (1) potential First Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about July 31, 2009 from among all eligible entries received for the entire Promotion Period.
Official rules: 50daysofgiveaways.com/rules
Sweeps Rating: Good
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