Holiday Shopping Giveaway
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND
WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Holiday Shopping Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (and the District of Columbia) and Puerto Rico, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. Employees of Ibotta, Inc., Universal Promotions, Inc., and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, and all other service agencies involved with the Giveaway and members of their immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members (whether related or not) of each such employee are not eligible to participate or win. In order to enter the Giveaway or receive a prize, you must fully comply with the Official Rules and, by entering, you represent and warrant that you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, whose decisions shall be binding and final in all respects relating to this Giveaway.
2. Sponsor and Administrator
Sponsor: Ibotta, Inc., 1801 California Street, Suite 400, Denver, CO 80202.
Administrator: Universal Promotions, Inc., 980 Walnut Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15234.
Giveaway begins on November 30, 2020 at 7:00 a.m. MST and ends December 6, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. MST (“Giveaway Entry Period”). The Giveaway is governed by these Official Rules and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
4. How to Enter
There are two ways to enter during the Giveaway Entry Period:
• Enter Via Ibotta. You must be a user of the Ibotta app (the “App”). Becoming a user is free. You
can become a user online at https://ibotta.com/register or by downloading the App for free. Once
registered, you will be able to earn one (1) entry into the Giveaway when you add an offer in the
Ibotta App. You will be able to earn one (1) additional entry for each offer you “Redeem” for a
maximum of five (5) additional entries. You must unlock the offer, tap "Redeem,” and follow the
instructions to take a photo of the receipt and submit it for an entry. Duplicate or fraudulent
receipts are not accepted. You must upload a valid and untampered receipt from a purchase you
• Website Entry Method. To enter the Giveaway without using the App, you must visit
www.universal-promotions.com/sweeps/holiday and follow the online instructions to complete
and successfully submit an online form. You must complete the online form with your full name,
physical address, valid email address, and check the box, “I agree to the terms and conditions of
the Official Rules.” When you complete a website entry form, you will automatically receive six
(6) entries into the Giveaway. Limit of six (6) entries per person during the Giveaway Entry Period regardless of method of entry. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address or Ibotta account. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s entries and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate in the Giveaway is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified.
5. Winner Determination
On or about two (2) days after the end of the Giveaway Entry Period, the Administrator will select twenty (20) entries for the grand prize described below in a random drawing of all valid entries received. The potential winners will be contacted using the email address provided with the registration and may be awarded the prize subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. The potential winners will be notified by email on or about two days after the drawing. Failure by a potential winner to respond to any contact within forty-eight (48) hours of notification will result in disqualification, and Administrator will select an alternate potential winner in the same manner. Odds of winning a Giveaway prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Giveaway Entry Period. Limit of one prize per person.
6. POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR AND/OR ADMINISTRATOR.
SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR’S DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE ADMINISTRATION, OPERATION, SELECTION OF THE WINNER AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED TO THE GIVEAWAY.
7. Verification of Potential Winners
Potential winners may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability
and Publicity Release (where permitted by law) (collectively, the “Affidavit”) by the date specified by
Sponsor, or an alternate potential winner may be selected. In the event (a) potential winner cannot be
reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted, or the potential winner
notification or Affidavit is returned as undeliverable, (b) potential winner declines or cannot accept,
receive or use the prize for any reason, (c) of noncompliance with these Official Rules or any of the
aforesaid time periods, (d) potential winner is found to be ineligible to enter the Giveaway or receive the prize, or (e) potential winner fails to fulfill the Affidavit-related obligations, the potential winner shall be disqualified from the Giveaway and an alternate potential winner may be selected in a random drawing , from among the other eligible entries received, as described in Section 5 above. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification and Affidavit procedures in connection with the selection of alternate potential winner, if any.
8. Grand Prizes
Twenty (20) grand prizes will be awarded. Each grand prize winner will receive one thousand dollars
($1,000). 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 the listed prize for one of equal or
greater value for any reason. Winner (or parent / legal guardian if winner is a minor) is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities, as well as any other costs and expenses not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Winner may be required to complete and return an IRS W-9 form (i.e. Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification). Prize will be awarded only if the potential prize winner fully complies with these Official Rules.
9. Entry Conditions and Release
Each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Giveaway; (b) defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, celebrities, and any other person and organization responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Giveaway, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Giveaway, acceptance, possession, attendance at, defect in, delivery of, inability to use, use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry. Winner acknowledges that the prize is awarded as-is without warranty of any kind.
Except where prohibited or restricted by law, winner’s acceptance of prize constitutes the winner’s
agreement and consent for Sponsor and any of its designees to use and/or publish winner’s name, city and state of residence, photographs or other likenesses, pictures, portraits, video, voice, testimonials, biographical information (in whole or in part), and/or statements made by winner regarding the Giveaway or Sponsor, worldwide and in perpetuity for any and all purposes, including, but not limited to, advertising, trade and/or promotion on behalf of Sponsor, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised, including, but not limited to, print, TV, radio, electronic, cable, or World Wide Web, without further limitation, restriction, compensation, notice, review, or approval.
11. General Conditions
Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors shall not have any obligation or responsibility, including any
responsibility to award any prize to entrants, with regard to: (a) entries that contain inaccurate
information or do not comply with or violate the Official Rules; (b) entries, prize claims or notifications
that are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient, in whole or in part, due to computer, human or technical error of any kind; (c) entrants who have committed fraud or deception in entering or participating in the Giveaway or claiming the prize; (d) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (e) any inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason; (f) if a prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to Acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, weather or any other similar event beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control; or (g) any damages, injuries or losses of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from awarding, acceptance, possession, use, misuse, loss or misdirection of any prize or resulting from participating in this Giveaway or any promotion or prize related activities. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway, or with any Website promoting the Giveaway; (b) acting in violation of the Official Rules; or (c) entering or attempting to enter the Giveaway multiple times through the use of multiple email addresses or the use of any robotic or automated devices to submit entries. If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that technical difficulties or unforeseen events compromise the integrity or viability of the Giveaway, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue, and/or terminate the relevant portion of the Giveaway, including the entire Giveaway, and/or modify the Giveaway and/or award the prize from all eligible entries received as of the termination date.
12. Limitations of Liability
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Giveaway; (d) technical or human error in the administration of the Giveaway or the processing of registrations; or (e) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Giveaway or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s registration is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Giveaway. No more than the stated number of each prize will be awarded.
Except where prohibited, by participating, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the
construction, validity, interpretation, administration, and enforceability of the Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of an entrant and Sponsor shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the state of Colorado without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction and that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of actions arising out of, or connected with the Giveaway, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating, but in no event attorney’s fees; (3) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. By entering the Giveaway, all entrants agree to be subject to jurisdiction in the Federal and State courts of Colorado and agree that all disputes relating in any way to this Giveaway must be resolved in the courts of Colorado. Entrants agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.
14. Giveaway Results
To obtain the prize winner list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Universal Promotions, Inc., 980 Walnut Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15234; Attn: Holiday Shopping Giveaway – Winner’s List. Requests must be received within 60 days of the end of the Giveaway Entry Period.
15. Official Rules
To obtain a copy of Official Rules visit www.universal-promotions.com/sweeps/holiday. In the event of a conflict between these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Giveawayrelated materials, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.