Open only to legal residents of the U.S. living in Florida; Georgia; Tennessee; Nebraska; North Dakota; Iowa; Wisconsin; Michigan; the Indiana counties of Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, DeKalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, LaPorte, Lagrange, Lake, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Porter, Randolph, St. Joseph, Steuben, Wabash, Wells and Whitley; the Illinois counties of Adams, Boone, Brown, Bureau, Carroll, Cass, Champaign, Christian, Clark, Clay, Coles, Cook, Crawford, Cumberland, De Witt, DeKalb, Douglas, DuPage, Edgar, Effingham, Fayette, Ford, Fulton, Grundy, Hancock, Henderson, Henry, Iroquois, Jasper, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Knox, La Salle, Lake, Lawrence, Lee, Livingston, Logan, Macon, Macoupin, Marshall, Mason, McDonough, McHenry, McLean, Menard, Mercer, Montgomery, Morgan, Moultrie, Ogle, Peoria, Piatt, Pike, Putnam, Richland, Rock Island, Sangamon, Schuyler, Scott, Shelby, Stark, Stephenson, Tazewell, Vermillion, Warren, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago and Woodford; the Minnesota counties of Aitkin, Anoka, Becker, Beltrami, Benton, Big Stone, Blue Earth, Brown, Carlton, Carver, Cass, Chippewa, Chisago, Clay, Clearwater, Cook, Cottonwood, Crow Wing, Dakota, Dodge, Douglas, Faribault, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Grant, Houston, Hubbard, Isanti, Itasca, Jackson, Kanabec, Kandiyohi, Kittson, Koochiching, Lac qui Parle, Lake, Lake of the Woods, Le Sueur, Lincoln, Lyon, Mahnomen, Marshall, Martin, McLeod, Meeker, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Mower, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Norman, Olmsted, Otter Tail, Pennington, Pine, Pipestone, Polk, Pope, Ramsey, Red Lake, Redwood, Renville, Rice, Rock, Roseau, Scott, Sherburne, Sibley, St. Louis, Stearns, Steele, Stevens, Swift, Todd, Traverse, Wabasha, Wadena, Waseca, Washington, Watonwan, Wilkin, Winona, Wright and Yellow Medicine. Void in Puerto Rico or where prohibited by law. Must be 21 years of age or older to enter or win. AAA Membership not required to enter. Employees and immediate families (parent, child, spouse, siblings and respective spouses) of ACG or Sponsor are not eligible to win.
3. To Enter
To enter the Sweepstakes, (a) be enrolled in convenience billing with a valid, approved payment method by 12/31/17; or (b) hand-print your name, address, daytime and nighttime phone numbers, and email address on a 3x5 card and mail to: Convenience Billing Sweepstakes, P.O Box 48, Dearborn, MI 48121-9970. Limit one entry per person. No facsimiles allowed. Entry must be received by 12/31/17. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, mutilated, damaged, incomplete, illegible or misdirected entries or for malfunctions of electronic equipment, computer hardware or software, or any other technical problems related to website entries. Entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Any attempt at entry, except as stated above, is void. Sponsor"s computer will be the official clock of the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the Sweepstakes.
5. Determination of Winners
Prize winners will be randomly selected by 3/1/18. Winners will be required to execute and return Sponsor"s Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, Publicity Release and other required legal documentation within thirty (30) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or potential winners are not in compliance with these rules, or if the potential winners are unable or unwilling to accept the prize, then the prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor"s discretion and time permitting, an alternate winner will be selected. All prizes will be awarded.
One grand prize winner will be randomly selected. Winners will be notified by phone, email or mail. Winners are responsible for all applicable laws pertaining to acceptance of the prizes.
GRAND PRIZE Winner will be randomly selected from all of the entries received during the contest entry period. Winner will receive a Royal Caribbean International Platinum Certificate valid for one (1) balcony stateroom for six (6), seven (7) or eight (8) nights on a Caribbean cruise for two (2) and complimentary airfare and transportation to a continental U.S. port city. Certificate includes cruise fare, taxes and recommended gratuities. Platinum Certificate valued at $2,691, transportation and airfare vary based on location and time of year. Total prize value not to exceed $4,999.99. Winner will be contacted by one of our AAA Travel Professionals to make arrangements. Odds of winning dependent on number of entries received. Prize subject to cruise schedule provided by vendor. No substitutions or cash value.
Any federal, state and local taxes and any expenses relating to the acceptance and use of the prize are the responsibility of the winner. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize, but Sponsor, except where legally prohibited, reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, retailers, local Sponsors and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of its officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) (collectively, "Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in this Sweepstakes. Winners, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grant permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval.
7. Limitation of Liability
Released parties are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes–related materials; for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, illegible or postage–due mail or entries; for transactions that are lost, misdirected or fail to enter into the processing system or are processed, reported or transmitted late or incorrectly; or are lost for any reason, including computer, telephonic, paper–transfer or human error, or electronic, computer or telephonic malfunction, damage, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, or any combination thereof. If, for any reason, this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or infection by computer viruses, bugs or tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, actions of entrants, technical failures or any other causes corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to award the prize from all eligible, non–suspect entries validly received prior to the action requiring such modification or to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the applicable states and venue shall be in the appropriate court of competent jurisdiction in Hillsborough County, Florida, for the resolution of all claims and disputes.
By participating, entrants agree to (a) the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects; and (b) release, discharge and hold harmless the Sponsor and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents and employees of the aforementioned entity, (collectively, "Released Parties"), from any liability, claims or damages arising out of their participation in the Sweepstakes and the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of any prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Upon entering the Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to grant, where legal, to the Sponsor and its designees, use of their names and/or likeness for future advertising and publicity purposes without compensation and, upon request, will provide consent to such use in writing.
As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, participant agrees that (a) under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, including any claim for damages related to personal injury, rights of privacy or defamation, other than for actual out–of–pocket expenses; (b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action or jury trial; and (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out–of–pocket costs incurred, but shall in no event include attorney"s fees. The Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures. Use of information obtained from participant subject to Sponsor"s privacy policies and the rules of this Sweepstakes.