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Mortgage Contest Rules

CBS ATLANTA –WGCL-TV PAY YOUR RENT OR MORTGAGE SWEEPSTAKES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

The CBS ATLANTA- WGCL-TV Pay Your Rent or Mortgage Sweepstakes begins at 4:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("E.T.") on October 14, 2013, and ends November 15, 2013. Entries must be received by 11:59 pm, E.T. on November 15, 2013, to be eligible and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor: WGCL-TV/Meredith Corporation, 425 14TH Street, Atlanta, GA 30318.

 

ENTRY: Go to https://www.facebook.com/cbsatlanta, "like" the page, look for the Pay Your Rent Or Mortgage Sweepstakes graphic, then follow directions to complete the entry form to receive one (1) entry. There is no cost to register or enter.

You may gain up to one (1) additional entry by referring individuals ("Referred Individuals"). Each time a Referred Individual submits an entry into the sweepstakes, subject to restrictions and any limitations of total number of entries described hereunder, your name will be entered in the sweepstakes. All Referred Individuals who complete and submit an entry will be entered into the sweepstakes and treated as a regular participant. Referred Individuals must abide by the Official Rules herein, including, but not limited to, eligibility restrictions. REFERRAL OF INDIVIDUALS IS NOT A REQUIREMENT OR CONSIDERATION TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.

Entries and referred entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices or by means which subvert the entry process will be void.

This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. ("Facebook").

LIMIT: Maximum of one (1) entry per person and maximum of one (1) referred entry per person. No group entries.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of Georgia, Alabama and North Carolina in the WGCL-TV Designated Market Area as defined by the Nielsen Company*, who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry, and can provide rent or mortgage payment documentation. Employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members are not eligible. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Winners of a prize from Sponsor within the past thirty (30) days from the beginning date of this sweepstakes are not eligible.

WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZING: On or about November 16, 2013, one (1) potential grand prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The potential grand prize winner will receive a check for 12 months of mortgage or rent payments (up to $2,000/month), up to a maximum amount of $24,000. The total amount of the prize will be determined from the documentation provided by the potential winner to Sponsor that will verify the last three (3) consecutive months of mortgage or rent payments made by the potential winner. The monthly payment (up to $2,000/month) will be multiplied by 12 to determine the total amount awarded for one year.

Potential winner must be available between November 16-20, 2013, for the Sponsor to contact via the email and/or telephone number provided on the entry form. Sponsor will determine all elements of prizing in its sole discretion. Prize may not be assigned, transferred, or changed, except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third-party product or service accepted by the winner. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuse to provide required documentation, is found to have violated Official Rules, or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession, and use of prize. 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 the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.

ODDS of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

PRIVACY: Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor's privacy policy at http://www.cbsatlanta.com.

OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winner from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the sweepstakes is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.

GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law: (i) entry constitutes permission to use winner's entry, name, hometown, voice, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable; (ii) potential winner will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability/Publicity and required documentation within ten (10) days of receipt of notification, or an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing. If winner fails to respond within timeframe indicated or winner notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing. By participating and winning a prize, winner releases Sponsor, Facebook, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the sweepstakes. Subject to all U. S. federal, Georgia state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes, if any, on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner will receive an IRS 1099-MISC tax form. For winner's list, available after November 27, 2013, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to WGCL - Pay Your Mortgage Or Rent Sweepstakes Winner's List, 425 14th Street, Atlanta, GA 30318.

*CLEBURNE AL, RANDOLPH AL, BANKS GA, BARROW GA, BARTOW GA, BUTTS GA, CARROLL GA, CHATTOOGA GA, CHEROKEE GA, CLARKE GA, CLAYTON GA, COBB GA, COWETA GA, DAWSON GA, DEKALB GA, DOUGLAS GA, FANNIN GA, FAYETTE GA, FLOYD GA, FORSYTH GA, FULTON GA, GILMER GA, GORDON GA, GREENE GA, GWINNETT GA, HABERSHAM GA, HALL GA, HARALSON GA, HEARD GA, HENRY GA, JACKSON GA, JASPER GA, LAMAR GA, LUMPKIN GA, MADISON GA, MERIWETHER GA, MORGAN GA, NEWTON GA, OCONEE GA, OGLETHORPE GA, PAULDING GA, PICKENS GA, PIKE GA, POLK GA, PUTNAM GA, RABUN GA, ROCKDALE GA, SPALDING GA, TOWNS GA, TROUP GA, UNION GA, UPSON GA, WALTON GA, WHITE GA, CLAY NC.

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