Affordable Home Furnishings April Text-To-Win

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APRIL'S GRAND PRIZE
WINNER

Victoria Lambert
Ball, La.


SHE WON A LANE® PLUSH
MICROFIBER ROCKER RECLINER!


ENTRY PRIZE

Just for participating, winners received 1/2 off of one month rental on a new rental agreement for products sold at Affordable Home Furnishings.

 

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Official Rules

WNTZ-TV FOX 48
Affordable Home Furnishings April Text-to-Win
Official Contest Rules

WNTZ- TV FOX 48 will be further mentioned as Station, ComCorp of Alexandria Inc. will be further mentioned as Licensee, CCA of America will be further mentioned as Company, Affordable Home Furnishings will be further mentioned as Advertising Sponsor, and “Affordable Home Furnishings April Text-to-Win” will be further mentioned as Contest. Internet sites “www.fox48tv.com” and/or “www.facebook.com/fox48tv” and/or “@WNTZFOX48” will be further mentioned as Station Website and/or FacebookTM Page and/or TwitterTM.

Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Odds of winning the contest are dependent upon the number of entries received as of the contest end date and time. A complete set of these rules are available in our Alexandria office at 4615 Parliament Drive, Ste. 201; Alexandria, La., in our Natchez office at 26 Col. John Pitchford Pkwy.; Natchez, Miss., on our Website, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your written request to “Affordable Home Furnishings April Text-to-Win” to 4615 Parliament Drive Ste. 201; Alexandria, La. 71303.

1) ELIGIBILITY
Participants/Entrants must reside within the boundaries of the Station’s Central Louisiana or Miss-Lou viewing area (which includes but doesn’t necessarily limit Avoyelles, Catahoula, Concordia, Grant, Rapides, and Vernon Parishes in Louisiana, and Adams County in Mississippi), maintain a Louisiana or Mississippi mailing address within those areas, and be at least 18 years of age on the date this Contest officially begins. Employees of Station, Licensee, Company, Advertising Sponsor and promotional agencies associated with this Contest, and the immediate family members of each entity are not eligible to participate. Participants/Entrants and their households are only eligible to win prizes totaling in value up to $500.00 or more every six (6) months through station’s online and on-air contesting. In addition, persons from the same households cannot win prizes through station’s online and on-air contesting for the same contest. However, this does not disqualify them from participating in the contest.

2) TO ENTER
Contest Begins: 04/15/2013 12:00 a.m.
Contest Ends: 04/28/2013 12:00 a.m.
No purchase necessary in order to participate, enter, or to win. A purchase of any kind will not improve your chances of winning this Contest. By participating/entering, participants/entrants agree to be bound by these Rules and Conditions. Station reserves the right to share contest data with a 3rd party (sponsor).

Participants will text a designated word (e.g. “WORD”) to a predetermined number sequence (46988) on their cell phone or smartphone. Contest is designed such that participants enter by using their cell phone or smartphone without preference to participants’ cell phone service provider. Standard text messaging rates may apply for participating, per participant’s cell phone service provider. As an alternative to entering via cell phone or smartphone, an entry form is provided on the designated Contest page found on Station Website. For participating, whether by cell phone/smartphone or Station Website, an entry receives a predetermined Entry Prize, provided by Advertising Sponsor. At the end of entry period, one winner will be selected from all entries to receive a Grand Prize provided by Advertising Sponsor. Odds of winning Grand Prize will depend on number of entries received throughout Contest period.

3) SELECTION
Participants will have the opportunity to text designated word to receive Entry Prize described in Section 4 and register for a chance to win Grand Prize(s) described in Section 5. All decisions made by the Station concerning the contest are final. Limit of one (1) entry per phone number per day. Any attempt to submit more than the maximum number of entries using multiple/different identities or any other methods may void participant’s entries for the Contest. Entries generated by a robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated means may be disqualified. No other forms of entry are valid other than that set forth above.

All entry information becomes the property of the Station and Advertising Sponsor and reserves the right to verify all entries. Contest winner will be notified via text messaging of prize notification. Verification of eligibility is needed to confirm winning status. Winner(s) must sign affidavits of eligibility/prize acceptance and release form(s) within five (5) business days after notification before any prize will be awarded. Photo identification and Social Security Number verification may be required as determined by Station management. Age of winner and area of residence will be verified before prize will be awarded. All applicable taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Prizes are non-transferable. Winner(s) will be required to accept prize in person at Advertising Sponsor, unless it is deemed unnecessary to award prize to winner(s) in person and will arrange another method of acceptance and/or delivery with the winner(s). Prizes not claimed within five (5) days after being awarded shall be considered forfeited and will become property of Station and/or Advertising Sponsor. Such prizes may be re-awarded or disposed of at the discretion of Station management. Decisions made by Station management are final. If you would like to receive a list of the winner(s) of this Contest, please opt-in (if method is available at time of entry), or send a request and a stamped, self-addressed envelope to WNTZ-TV FOX 48; “Affordable Home Furnishings April Text-to-Win”; 4615 Parliament Drive, Ste. 201; Alexandria, La. 71303. Request for winner’s name must be received within 60 days after contest close. Allow three weeks for delivery.

4) ENTRY PRIZE
All participants upon entering Contest will receive a one-half (1/2) of one (1) month discount when applying for a new rental agreement for products sold at the Alexandria or Natchitoches, La. locations of Affordable Home Furnishings, the Advertising Sponsor. Participants must show proof of prize notification via text message when redeeming Entry Prize at Advertising Sponsor location. Participants are limited to only one (1) Entry Prize throughout Contest period per household, no matter the number of times participant(s) enter or number of cell phones or smartphones used during Contest. Entry Prize does not expire. Other conditions may apply as determined by the Advertising Sponsor. Value of Entry Prize is determined when product is purchased at Advertising Sponsor, after which the discount will be applied.

5) GRAND PRIZE(S)
From all eligible entries since the official start date of this contest, on or around 12:00 p.m. on April 29, 2013, one winner will be randomly selected to win a LaneTM plush microfiber rocker recliner, valued at $700.00, per Advertising Sponsor. Winner will claim prize directly from Advertising Sponsor.

6) PUBLICITY
Prize winners, by entering Contest, agree to allow Station and Advertising Sponsor to use prize winner(s) name, photograph, and voice and/or likenesses therein in contest or contest proof-of-performance publicity.

7) LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
Neither Station, Licensee, Company, or Advertising Sponsor, its agencies, nor any Contest entities are responsible for lost, illegible, late, misdirected, incomplete, mutilated, or non-delivered entries and/or E-mail; or for interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, internet service provider (ISP), Website, cell phone service provider, land-based telephone or other connections, availability or accessibility, or miscommunications, or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, or lines, or technical failure or jumbled, garbled, corrupted, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software or telephone malfunctions, failures, or technical errors or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. Neither Station, Licensee, Company, Advertising Sponsor, its agencies, nor Contest entities are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by cell phone or smartphone users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this contest; and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of the texting service used by the Station in order to execute this Contest. The Station, Licensee, and/or Company reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with entry process or operation of Contest or texting service, to be acting in violation of the terms of the Contest posted on the Station Website or to be acting in a unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. Station, Licensee, Company, Advertising Sponsor, and Contest entities are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or any other person's cell phone or smartphone equipment related to or resulting from participating in this Contest. If, for any reason, Contest, in the sole opinion of Advertising Sponsor, is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, hacking, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes which, in sole opinion of the Station, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Station reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend Contest, and determine winner from eligible entries received prior to action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and equitable by the Station. In case of dispute, authorized subscriber of cell phone or smpartphone number and associated text messaging used to enter at actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with the Official Contest Rules. The authorized account subscriber is deemed to be natural person who is assigned the cell phone or smartphone number by a cell phone service provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning cell phone or smartphone number. By agreeing to receive a text message with the results of this Contest, you acknowledge you are authorizing Station to send you a text message with the requested information. That text message may include a link to the Station Website with additional opportunities. We’ll never send you text messages unless you tell us it is okay. Please review our Privacy Policy at http://www.fox48tv.com/privacy-policy.

8) ADDITIONAL
Station, Licensee, Company, Advertising Sponsor, any associated prize provider(s), and prize manufacturer(s) accept no responsibility or liability in connections with any injuries, losses or damages arising from the use of the prizes awarded and are considered “released parties”. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, FacebookTM, when Station, at its sole discretion uses the site to transmit information regarding this or any Contest. You understand that you are providing your information to the Station and Advertising Sponsor for this Contest. The information you provide will only be used for in Contest or Contest proof-of-performance publicity. Advertising Sponsor reserve the right to substitute any prizes of equal or greater value in the event that prize(s) are unavailable for any reason. Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. In addition, Station also reserves the right to disqualify and/or exclude, in its sole and absolute discretion, any individual from any participation in the Contest at any stage for any reason, or no reason at all. It is further understood that these rules are subject to any and all rules of the FOX Broadcasting Company or program that this contest may be associated with. All decisions by Station and its management are final.