The Cinch Long & Foster Open House Weekend Sweepstakes
Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.

1.  How to Enter.  During the Sweepstakes Period (defined below) scan the QR code that appears on the flyer provided at participating Partner Open Houses or go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cinchsweeps to fill out Sponsor’s Survey Monkey entry form.  You must provide your name and a valid email address.

All entry information submitted shall be collectively referred to herein as the “Submissions” or each as a “Submission.” Submissions must comply with the Guidelines and Restrictions defined below. By entering, each entrant warrants and represents that: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive owner of the Submission; and (b) the Submission will not infringe on any rights of any third parties.

Providing a Submission constitutes entrant’s consent to give Sponsor and Partner a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display such Submissions in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, in perpetuity, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, for any purpose whatsoever, including for promotional or marketing purposes. 

Limit one (1) Submission per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Entrants are not permitted to submit a Submission more than once during the Sweepstakes Period.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, if you submit more than one (1) Submission such Submissions are deemed duplicate Submissions by the same person and will be subject to disqualification.  Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address.  Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple e-mail address, address, or phone number, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system, including artificial intelligence, to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.  In the event of a dispute e-mail account, the authorized account holder of the email address will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.  Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and Partner and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor and Partner are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor or Partner.  By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

2. Sweepstakes Entry Start/End Dates.  The Sweepstakes consists of one (1) drawing (the “Prize Drawing”). Entry into the Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 13, 2024 and ends at 11:59:59 pm ET April 14, 2024 (“Sweepstakes Period”).  The Prize Drawing will be conducted on April 15, 2024 on or around 5:00:00 pm ET.

3. Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least eighteen (18) years of age and the age of majority in their state of residence. Void outside of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.  Employees, officers and directors of Cinch Home Services, Inc. (“Sponsor”) and Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. (“Partner”) and all their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of promotion materials, and their immediate family are not eligible to enter.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, domestic partner, siblings, parents, legal guardians, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, including those related as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.  You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

4. Submission Guidelines and Content Restrictions: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that entrant’s Submission conforms to the Submission Guidelines and Content Restrictions as defined below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) and that Sponsor and Partner, in their sole discretion, may remove any Submission and disqualify an entrant or Submission from the Sweepstakes if they believe, in their sole discretion, that the entrant’s Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions.

Submission Guidelines:

  • The Submission must be primarily in English.
  • You must provide your legal first and last name.
  • You must provide a valid email address.

5. Random Drawing/Odds. One (1) winner will be selected in the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the applicable drawing. Drawing will be conducted by a representative of Sponsor.

6. Prize(s). One (1) winner will receive from Sponsor one (1) $1,000 Visa Gift Card that will be sent via Fedex or other trackable carrier, to the winner.  Total Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the prize: $1,000.

Prize is/are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of the prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. All taxes and unspecified expenses are the responsibility of winner(s). Visa Reward Card terms and conditions apply, and will be available with the receipt of the prize.

7. Notification. Sponsor will notify potential winner, at the e-mail submitted in the Submission, within approximately one (1) day following the Prize Drawing, and potential winner may be required to sign and return, where legal, a Declaration of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity Release and/or rights transfer document within five (5) calendar days of receipt.

If any potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) calendar days of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any potential winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate (time-permitting).  Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.

8. Conditions. BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANTS AND WINNERS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, PARTNER, VISA, SURVEY MONKEY AND THEIR ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONS AGENCIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED ENTITIES”), FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, FOR LOSS, HARM, DAMAGE, INJURY, COST OR EXPENSE WHATSOEVER WHICH MAY OCCUR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES AND FOR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY-RELATED CAUSE OF ACTION.  Any and all federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.  Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes winner’s permission for Sponsor and Partner to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information, and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor or Partner for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.  Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified.  Sponsor and Partner are not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.

9. Additional Terms. Any attempted form of entry other than as set forth above is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; artificial intelligence, robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Released Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, epidemics, pandemics, or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor may select the winners from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site.  Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

10. Disputes; Governing Law. The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party.  The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of Florida in Broward County.

THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to Broward County in the State of Florida. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.

11.  Use of Data. Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy. Please review Sponsor’s privacy policy https://www.cinchhomeservices.com/privacy-policy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.  You may opt-in to request information via email about Cinch Home Services home protection plans, but that is voluntary and not required for valid entry into the sweepstakes.

Partner will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy. Please review Partner’s privacy policy https://www.longandfoster.com/pages/privacy-policy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s and Partner’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s and Partner’s privacy policy(ies).

12. Name of Winner/List of Winners. To obtain a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope within two months after the end of the Sweepstakes Period to: Cinch Home Services, C/O Legal Department-Digital Promos, 4700 Exchange Ct., Suite 300, Boca Raton, FL 33431.

13. Sponsor. Cinch Home Services, Inc., 4700 Exchange Ct., Suite 300, Boca Raton, FL 33431.

THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORTED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH VISA AND/OR SURVEY MONKEY.  YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO SPONOR AND PARTNER AND NOT TO VISA AND/OR SURVEY MONKEY.