THE LINC LETTER 2020 JULY 4TH SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

 

NO PURCHASE OR DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

THE LINC LETTER 2020 JULY 4TH SWEEPSTAKES (SWEEPSTAKES”) BEGINS AT 9:00 AM EASTERN TIME (ET) ON 6/1/2020 and ENDS AT 11:59 PM ET ON 6/20/2020 (Entry Period).

 

ELIGIBILITY: Open only to legal residents Virginia age 18 years of age or older (or at least the age of majority as legally mandated by the entrants jurisdiction of residence if greater than 18) at time of entry. Subject to all applicable federal and state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. Employees and their immediate families (parents, children, spouse, siblings) of THE LINC LETTER ("the Sponsor"), its advertising and promotion agencies, their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, sales representatives and/or distributors, and their immediate families, and those living in the same household (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter.

 

ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY RULES: THIS IS A LOCAL CONTEST. YOU MUST AGREE TO PICK UP PRIZES YOU WIN IN PERSON IN EASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY, VIRGINIA TO QUALIFY TO ENTER. WE WILL CONTACT PRIZE WINNERS TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS FOR PICK-UP.

 

HOW TO ENTER: There are three (2) methods of entry. Method #1: Complete & return the official Entry Form per instructions provided elsewhere in the direct mail offer you received in the LINC Letter June 2020 edition (materials can also be downloaded and printed from  https://holodecoffice.com/lincstore/  ) Mail in as many sweepstakes tickets as you wish (up to 20 per household, which you have fully separated prior to enclosing) with the Official Entry Reply form, with or without a donation (mail-in entry). Method #2: To enter online & make a donation (“online entry), visit  https://holodecoffice.com/lincstore/  or the URL indicated & follow all online entry instructions to enter the sweepstakes, including indicating how many sweepstakes entries you wish to submit. Online entries must be received between 9:00 AM Eastern Time (ET) on 6/1/2020 & 11:59 PM ET on 6/20/2020. All online entry notices posted at website apply, including but not limited to the Sponsors Privacy Policy. Online entries are deemed to be made by authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry.  For Entry Method #1: Sweepstakes entries that are not completely separated from each other WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE. Ensure that your name & phone# appear on every sweepstakes ticket you return. Entries must be postmarked by 6/20/2020 & received by 7/1/2020. For all entry methods: Use of any automated program to enter will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, garbled, incomplete, illegible, misdirected or postage due mail/entries. Sponsor will not assume responsibility for any third partys failure to act in accordance with its instructions pertaining to Sweepstakes implementation. No mechanical reproductions of entries accepted. All entries become Sponsors property and will not be returned or acknowledged.  Limit: Twenty (20) entries per household regardless of method of entry.

 

CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: No purchase or donation of any kind necessary to enter or win. You have not yet won. Begins 6/1/2020; ends 6/20/20 (“Entry Period). D r a w i n g  t a k e s  p l a c e  o n  J u l y  4 th ,  2 0 2 0 . 50 prizes will be awarded. Prizes & their Fair Market Values (“FMV) will be displayed on-line on June 1, 2020 at  https://holodecoffice.com/lincstore and  http://facebook.com/eastmont.lincletter. Prize list will also be mailed to LINC Letter email subscribers. on June 1, 2020. To sign up for the email subscription visit http://lincletter.com.  Prizes & their Fair Market Values (“FMV”): two (2) Fly Boxes containing 10 to 20 hand-made fishing flies suitable for fly fishing ($29.50 value per prize); three (3) Fishing flies 2 per pack ($5 value per prize); five (5) Art pieces by Rusted and Recycled Art including one (1) Glass Flower for Garden ($35 value), two (2) Glass Mushrooms for Garden ($25  per prize), one (1) Corkscrew Ballerina ($45 value), one(1) Framed Rust Print ($55 value), one (1) Framed Alcohol Ink Painting ($55 value); one (1) coupon for 1 year’s Business Web Hosting from Holodec Office Systems LLC ($300.00 value); one (1)  Introduction to Fly Fishing: A One-Day Mini-Course (personal instruction) with fly fishing book and DVD ($400 value);  one (1) 43" Class 4K UHD LED Roku Smart TV HDR ($178.00 value); two (2) New River Gourmet Gift Baskets ($100 value per prize); one (1) Roaled Beverage ($25 value); one (1) Oso Beverage ($25 value); one (1) Coupon for 1 month Free Waldron Wellness Club Membership ($57 value) ; one (1) coupon for two (2) Tomato Festival T-Shirts ($30 value); one (1) Coupon for Waldron Fitness Sweatshirt ($25 value); one 1) coupon for Professional written and designed résumé ($50 value); one (1) Amahi Ukelele ($60 value); two (2) LINC Letter Best of Beans & Banjos CD ($10 value each prize); twelve (12) Cook Book: Cooking with the LINC Letter ($10 value each prize); one (1) Coupon – Charlotte’s Web II ($50 value); two (2) Inspections – A1 Auto ($16 value each prize); two (2) Coupons- Trena’s Jewelry ($25 value each prize); six (6) Dollar general Gift Cards ($15 each prize); one (1) Adult Women’s Huffy Slider Bicycle refurbished ($55 value); Variety Pack choice of Beef ($399 value) or Pork or Chicken or Seafood. Maximum value of all prizes: $2470. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received, estimated at 1:40 for all prizes.  

SPONSOR: LINC LETTER, PO Box 425, Shawsville, VA 24162-0425.

 

WINNER SELECTION & NOTIFICATION: Winners will be selected in a random drawing on July 4th, 2020 from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Random drawing will be conducted by an independent participant (judge) whose decisions are final & binding in all respects. Potential winners are notified by phone or email. If a potential winner fails to respond within 10 days, or if notification is undeliverable, that potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate will be determined.

 

All prizes will be awarded within 10 days of drawing, except in cases of delay of availability. Sponsor is not responsible for such delays. All federal, state, local & other taxes, costs & expenses relating to the use, acceptance & possession of any prize are the sole responsibility of winners. Prizes are non-transferable & no substitution or cash equivalent is allowed. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value in its sole discretion.

GENERAL: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the judge, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use each winners name, photograph, hometown, likeness, and prize won (all at Sponsors discretion) for future advertising, publicity in any and all media now or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, release, or permission. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of any prize or for any suspension of the Sweepstakes or inability to implement the Sweepstakes or award the prizes as contemplated herein due to any event beyond its control, including delays or interruptions caused by acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, utility outages, acts of terrorism, pandemic or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or regulator. Sponsor reserves the right to take action to: (i) permanently disqualify from any sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; (ii) suspend entries if the Sweepstakes becomes unfairly impaired in any way and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to such action. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the State of Virginia, U.S.A. without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS and/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT- OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT and WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE. LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER WITH OR VANDALIZE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL and CIVIL LAWS and SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES and DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES and CRIMINAL PROSECUTION AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

RELEASE: Entrants on their behalf, and on behalf of their respective heirs, executors, administrators, legal representatives, successors and assigns (Releasing Parties”), release, defend and hold harmless Sponsor, any entity involved in the fulfillment of the prizes or the administration of the Sweepstakes, and their respective employees, officers, directors and agents of each (Released Parties”), from any and all actions, causes of action, suits, debts, dues, sums of money, accounts, reckonings, bonds, bills, specialties, covenants, contracts, controversies, agreements, promises, variances, trespasses, lost profits, indirect or direct damages, consequential damages, incidental damages, punitive or exemplary damages, judgments, extent, executions, claims and demands whatsoever, in law, admiralty or equity, whether known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, against Released Parties which any one or more of the Releasing Parties ever had, now have or hereafter can, shall or may have which in any way arise out of or result from entrants participation, acceptance and use or misuse of any prize, including property damage, personal injury or death.

 

PRIVACY: By entering, you may be contacted by the Sponsor with future promotional offers. Information provided by you to participate in this Sweepstakes is subject to Sponsors privacy policy, located at https://holodecoffice.com/lincstore/content/2-legal-notice.

WINNERS LIST: For a copy of the winners list (available after 7/10/2020), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 7/31/2020 to: The LINC LETTER JULY 4th 2020 Sweepstakes Winners List, P.O. Box 425, Shawsville, Virginia 24162-0425

OPT-OUT: To opt-out of Sponsors future sweepstakes mailings, send your request to: LINC LETTER Opt-Out, P.O. Box 425, Shawsville, Virginia 24162-0425 or email  webmaster@holodecoffice.com