Williams Broadcasting

Williams Broadcasting

Cash Card Giveaway

WGME Cash Card Giveaway

Who Can Enter

1.  To be eligible to participate in this contest, entrants must be Maine residents who are 18 years of age or older, reside in the WGME viewing area, and are an existing member of Facebook.com.

2.  Employees of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc., WGME, Inc., and any other company which owns, programs or provides other services to television broadcast station WGME (the “Station”),  Buddy Media, Inc., Ciceron, Inc, Facebook, Inc., Facebook.com, their affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, any and all local television broadcast and cable stations, local radio and other media companies, and the immediate family members of each are ineligible.  The term “immediate families” includes spouses, grandparents, parents, siblings, children and grandchildren.  Only one winner per household.

How to Enter

(a)  No purchase is necessary to enter.  Qualified entrants may enter once per weekday (Monday through Friday).

    (b) Weekdays from Monday, February 16, 2014 to Friday, February 28, 2014, the word of the day will be broadcast during the WGME morning news program block which airs weekdays from 5:00 AM to 7AM on WGME, channel 13. To enter, log onto the WGME Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ wgme13 and click “Like” to access the Cash Card Giveaway online contest entry page and online entry form. Complete the online entry form with your name, phone number, email address, secret word of the day, and birth date in the provided area and click submit. No mechanically reproduced or completed entries will be accepted.

    (c)  The contest start on February 16, 2014 and ends at 7:15AM EST on February 28, 2014 (the “Contest Period”).  Entries must be received by Station by 7:15AM EST on each weekday during the Contest Period to qualify for the daily drawing.  Station is not responsible for server unavailability, computer or any other electronic malfunction.
    (d) Each weekday during the Contest Period, one (1) winner will be selected by random drawing from among valid and correct entries, for a total of ten  (10) winners.  Remaining valid entries will not carry over to the next daily drawing.  
    (e)  All entries received that are mutilated, tampered with, incorrect, illegible, or from ineligible entrants will be void.  All entries become the property of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc. and the Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.

The Prize(s)

1.  Ten (10) winners will be selected.  Each winner will receive a $100 Visa gift Card.  The prize is subject to the terms and conditions of Visa.
2.  Winner(s) will be notified by phone. Winner(s) must sign and return a release and affidavit of eligibility, which must be received within 7 days of notification at the time winner(s) claim his/her prize in person at the Station.  Winner(s) must show picture identification to claim prizes.  Station reserves the right to examine additional identification and may choose to accept or deny awarding the prize based on the identification presented.

3.  If a winner cannot be notified within 3 days, or does not timely sign and return the release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize will be forfeited, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner randomly selected from among remaining valid and correct entries for the respective daily drawing.
4.  There will be no substitutions or cash alternatives for prizes except at the sole discretion of Station.  The Station has the right to substitute a prize of similar value.  No transfer or assignment of prizes is allowed.
5.  Each winner is responsible for paying all local, county, state and federal taxes on prizes based on the estimated retail value of the prizes as set forth in these rules.   Winner must sign a W-9 form.   
6.  Contestants are eligible to win only one prize within any 30 day period, regardless of the number of contests entered.
7.  WGME, Inc., Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. and Sinclair Television Group, Inc. are not liable if the provider of any part of the prize fails to satisfy its obligations to furnish its portion of the prize.  
8.  WGME Inc., Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. and Sinclair Television Group, Inc. are not responsible for any liabilities arising directly or indirectly from the award or use of the prize.

9.  In claiming your prize, you acknowledge that WGME Inc.,  Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. and Sinclair Television Group, Inc. have the right to publicize your name, character, likeness, photograph, voice and the fact that you are the winner for promotional purposes without financial remuneration.

Odds of Winning/Miscellaneous

1.  Odds of winning depend on the number of correct entries each day.
2. Complete contest rules are available Monday through Friday during normal business hours at WGME, 81 Northport Drive, Portland, ME 04103 and on the Station’s website at www.wgme.com

3.  For a list of prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WGME, 81 Northport Drive, Portland, ME 04103  by December 1, 2013.

4.  This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.  Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc., WGME Inc, Buddy Media, Inc., Ciceron, Inc., Facebook, Inc., and Facebook.com accept no responsibility or liability in connection with any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by or resulting from the acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded hereunder.

5.  Station cannot be held liable for any lost or stolen entries, prizes or contest information.  

6.  Station reserves the right to make rules and contest changes and change the aforementioned contest dates.
7.   By entering this contest, each entrant waives any and all claims of liability against the Station, any sponsors, Facebook.com, and their respective parent, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, for any and all claims, loss, damage or injury which may occur as a result of entrant’s participation in this contest.
8. Facebook, Inc. and www.facebook.com (collectively, “Facebook”) are not affiliated with the Stations nor this contest.  This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by or associated with Facebook.