Starting Monday, November 26, a new Reindeer will be hidden on uBid.com somewhere (anywhere but a product or bidding page) and when you click on the Reindeer, he will reveal a hidden message. Each day through Friday, November 30, another Reindeer will be added to the site, with another hidden message.
Collect all messages (5 total) as the week progresses. On Friday, the Hidden message will also include an entry form link where you will provide the 5 messages you've collected, your name, email, etc. and you'll be entered into a sweepstakes to win a $100 iTunes Giftcard!
UBID.COM/HOLIDAY/REINDEERGAMES/ RULES - "uBid's Reindeer Games"
Sponsorship and Eligibility
This sweepstakes is sponsored by uBid, Holdings, Inc. d/b/a uBid.com and RedTag.com ("uBid"), 740 Hilltop Drive, Itasca, Illinois 60143-1335. There is no purchase necessary to enter or win. This sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States who are eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry; however, the contest is void in those states or countries where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of uBid, its affiliates, licensees, franchisees, advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate family members of each are not eligible.
The qualification period for the prize winners of the sweepstakes begins at Midnight, (Prevailing Central Time), Monday, November 26, 2012 and ends at 11:59 P.M. (Prevailing Central Time) on Sunday, December 2, 2012.
No purchase is necessary to play Reindeer Games or enter the sweepstakes. To enter, you must complete the entry form on the uBid.com/sweepstakes website (the "Website"), which requires you submit to uBid certain messages you've collected around the uBid.com website, in conjunction with the Game. Full explanation is available on the site home page and uBid Holiday HQ Page.Â The entry form also requires you provide some personal information, including your first and last name, date of birth, mailing address, telephone number and e-mail address. All email addresses provided must be current, valid and currently used by you. Alternatively, you may also enter the sweepstakes by sending a note with your first and last name, date of birth, mailing address, and your email address to uBid.com Sweepstakes, 740 Hilltop Drive, Itasca, Illinois 60143 to be received by 11:59pm. (Prevailing Central Time) on Sunday, December 2, 2012. Upon receipt of a valid entry, either through the Website or via a valid mail-in entry, uBid will add your personal information to its customer and email lists, including adding you as subscriber to the uBid Daily Email Alert. To win, you must be subscribed to the uBid Daily Email Alert at the time of the winner drawing.
In the event you have already subscribed to the uBid Daily Email Alert, you will still need to submit an entry to be entered into each uBid.com/sweepstakes. Being a Facebook "Fan" of uBid's Facebook Page does not automatically enter you into the sweepstakes, you must submit your information on the Website form in order to be considered entered.
Generally, the Website will not collect or store information about sweepstakes participants except for the information set forth in the sweepstakes entry form. Information transmitted to uBid electronically or otherwise will generally be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used by the receiving party for publicity as set forth below.
Although this contest may be advertised on uBid.com's Facebook page, this sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to uBid and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used by uBid. By entering, you acknowledge that you have released Facebook of any and all responsibilities implied or provided uBid and that this sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
Duties of Participants; Limitation of Liability
By entering, participants agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of uBid, which shall be final. All federal, state, and local laws apply. uBid and the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and representatives of uBid, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising, promotion and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible entries; (ii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of uBid that may cause the sweepstakes to be disrupted or discontinued; (iii) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by a prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of a prize, or from participation in the sweepstakes; or (iv) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the contest. Participants agree that any dispute arising out of this sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without class action and exclusively by the state and federal courts in DuPage County, Illinois under the laws of Illinois, without regard to that state's conflict of laws principles.
Violation of Contest Rules
uBid reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner who, in its sole suspicion, tampers with the entry process, violates these rules, or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.
Selection of Winners; Chances of Winning
Prizes will be awarded from among all eligible sweepstakes participants who are subscribed to the uBid Daily Email Alert at the time of the winner drawing. The winner will be chosen at random by a random number generator. The odds of winning depend in part on the number of entries received but are estimated to be approximately 1 in 250,000. Only one (1) entry per participant will be permitted.
Description of Prizes
The sweepstakes prize winner(s) will win an iTunes Giftcard with an approximate value of $100. It is the participant's responsibility to read and understand all information which accompanies the product prize concerning use, risks and maintenance.
Notification of Winners; Substitution of Prizes
After December 3, 2012, the winner will be notified a total of three (3) times by email at the email address submitted in the winning participant's entry form prior to 11:59P.M. (Prevailing Central Time) on Sunday, December 2, 2012. (CDT). In the event that the winner does not respond to any of these three emails and 5 days have passed since the last email date, a new winner will be promptly chosen, and the original winner will not have any claim to the prize. The winner will not be notified by any other means, including but not limited to, regular mail, telephone or Facebook. The winner may not substitute or transfer the prize. uBid reserves the right to substitute the prize of equal or greater value in the event the prize is unavailable. The prize is not redeemable for cash. All taxes on the prize are the winner's responsibility. The value of the prize item will include shipping and handling.
The prize will be delivered to the winner's authorized contact address, by traceable means, and the winner must be available or have someone available to sign for the prize. uBid will contact the winner and provide a tracking number for the prize delivery so the winner can plan accordingly for the delivery. Also in order to receive the prize, the winner must provide uBid with a current, valid street address (deliveries cannot be made to post office boxes) and any other relevant delivery information.Â We will make every effort to do so however uBid makes no guarantee that the prize will be delivered by December 25, 2012.
For the name of the winner or an additional copy of the official rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope or e-mail request to uBid at the address or e-mail address set forth below.
Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use winner's name, hometown and likeness for online posting, and/or any advertising and publicity without additional compensation. The winner may also be required to sign and return a transfer of ownership rights form, release of liability, declaration of eligibility and, where lawful, a publicity consent agreement, as conditions of receiving the prize. Failure to comply with the aforementioned conditions shall be grounds for forfeiture of the prize.
Inquiries or Questions
Any inquiries or questions regarding this sweepstakes may be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail to uBid.com Sweepstakes, 740 Hilltop Drive, Itasca, Illinois 60143, Attn: Marketing Department.
Intellectual Property Ownership and Use
The materials hosted on the Website are protected by United States and international laws regarding copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets and other proprietary rights. You are authorized to use the content on the Website only for purposes of entering the contest referred to therein and/or using the Service. You may not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display or perform, republish, store, transmit or distribute any of these materials without the prior written consent of uBid, except that you may store copies of such materials temporarily in RAM and may store files that are automatically cached by your web browser for display enhancement purposes, and you may print a reasonable number of pages for your internal use; provided in each case that you do not alter or remove any copyright or other proprietary notices included in such materials. Neither title nor intellectual property rights to any information or material in this site are transferred to you, but remain with uBid or the applicable owner of such content. See also the Website contest rules for further information concerning the ownership of all contest submissions to this Website.
uBid, the uBid logo, the uBid logo, uBid.com and the Website and all related product and service names, designs, and slogans are the trademarks or service marks of uBid. All other product and service marks on the Website are the trademarks of their respective owners.
Use of the Website; Uploading Information
uBid reserves the right, but does not assume any responsibility, to remove from the Website any material posted by you which uBid, in its sole discretion, deems inconsistent with the foregoing commitments, including any material uBid has been notified, or has reason to believe, constitutes a copyright infringement. However, uBid can neither review all material prior to transmission on the Website nor ensure prompt action with respect to objectionable material after it is transmitted on the Website. Accordingly, uBid assumes no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or other content that is provided by third parties. Your failure to comply with the above provisions may result in the termination of your access to the Website and/or uBid.com and may expose you to civil and/or criminal liability.
Users and Security
The Website is intended for access and use by those interested in entering the sweepstakes referenced therein or utilizing the Service. You may need a User ID and password to access and use certain parts of the Website. You are solely responsible for (1) authorizing, monitoring, controlling access to and maintaining the strict confidentiality of your user ID, password and codes (collectively, "IDs") assigned to you, (2) not allowing another person to use your IDs, (3) any charges or damages that may be incurred as a result of your failure to maintain the strict confidentiality of your IDs, and (4) promptly informing uBid in writing of any need to deactivate an ID due to security concerns. uBid is not liable for any harm related to the theft of IDs, your disclosure of IDs, or you allowing another person or entity to access and use the Website using IDs. You shall immediately notify uBid of any unauthorized use of IDs.
You agree to pay all fees, if any, as set forth on the Website for the Service. You shall pay such fees to uBid via an accepted valid credit card or, if approved by uBid, by invoice payment within thirty (30) days of receipt.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability:
THE WEBSITE AND INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITH ALL FAULTS. Neither uBid nor any person associated with uBid makes any warranty or representation with respect to the quality, accuracy or availability of the Website. Specifically, but without limiting the foregoing, neither uBid nor anyone associated with uBid warrants or represents that the Website or the information provided on that Website will be accurate, reliable, error-free, or uninterrupted; that defects will be corrected; that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components; or that the Website will otherwise meet your needs or expectations.
uBid DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT WILL uBid OR ITS CONTRACTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES RESULT FROM DELAY OR INTERRUPTION IN SERVICE; VIRUSES; DELETION OF FILES OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS; ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT TRANSMITTED ON THE WEBSITE; OR ANY OTHER CAUSE. THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT THERE IS NEGLIGENCE BY uBid AND WHETHER OR NOT uBid HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES. SOME OF THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS ARE NOT PERMITTED IN CERTAIN STATES OR COUNTRIES, AND MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
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