VIP Shopping Spree Giveaway Sweepstakes
Official Rules and Conditions
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
- To Enter: No purchase or payment of any money is necessary to enter. To enter the VIP Shopping Spree Giveaway Sweepstakes, either register as a new VIPLINK™ member at www.partners.whirlpool.com between August 1, 2012 and August 19, 2012, or send an e-mail with your name, address, city, state, zip code and telephone number, to Every_Home_Partners@whirlpool.com with subject lin Shopping Spree Giveaway between August 1, 2012 and August 19, 2012. Only one entry is allowed per valid email address. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. In the event of a dispute, the potential winner may be required to provide proof that he or she is the authorized holder of the identified e-mail account. Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are lost, late, garbled, damaged, illegible or otherwise deficient or incompletely received for any reason. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures or errors of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or otherwise in violation of these Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify any promotion not capable of completion as planned, including by tampering, unauthorized intervention or force majeure.
- Random Drawing: Ten (10) winners will be determined in a random drawing to be held on August 20, 2012. Voucher winners will be notified via email as identified through entry submission on August 20, 2012 and must respond with acceptance within 48 hours of notification. Winner must also sign and return within one week of notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Publicity Release and provide SSN for IRS 1099 form. Failure to comply with deadlines may result in forfeiture of voucher and selection of an alternate winner. Vouchers not claimed by August 30, 2012, will not be awarded. Odds of winning are determined by the number of eligible entries.
- Eligibility: Sweepstakes open only to legal residents of the U.S. who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees including Retired Employees, family members and persons living in the same households of such employees, of Sponsor or its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies are not eligible to enter. By entering, winners certify that they meet all eligibility requirements.
- Prize and Approximate Retail Value: Ten (10) $1,000 limited time vouchers for use on www.partners.whirlpool.com between winning and November 12, 2012 wil be awarded. Winners must redeem $1,000 through our dedicated customer care team via the phone (866-808-9274) or live chat on www.partners.whirlpool.com. Vouchers will be sent to winners electronically and may carry a balance until expiration (November 12, 2012). Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutulated, or stolen voucher. Sponsor is not responsible if winner(s) does not use the voucher prior to expiration, and voucher will be forfeited in its entirety. The voucher expires November 12, 2012. Whirlpool Corporation reserves the right to substitute a check of equal value in lieu of a voucher. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.
- Miscellaneous: All fees, federal, state and other taxes relating to the use, acceptance and possession of the prize are the responsibility of the winner. Except where prohibited by law, winner must consent to the use of his or her name, voice, picture or other likeness without compensation for promotional purposes. For name of winner, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Whirlpool Corporation VIPLINK™ Program, 553 Benson Road, Benton Harbor, MI 49022, by September 20, 2012. Allow four weeks for delivery of winner's name. Void where prohibited. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the official rules and decisions of the judges. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole direction to cancel or suspend this sweepstakes should virus, bugs, or other causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the sweepstakes.
Sweepstakes sponsored by Whirlpool Corporation, 2000 N. M-63, Benton Harbor, MI 49022