SmartDollar® $5,000 Grand Prize Cash Giveaway/SmartDollar® September Cash Giveaway

Official Rules

Copyright 2022 The Lampo Group, LLC and Lampo Licensing, LLC, all rights reserved.

  1. Who Is Eligible: To be eligible to win any Prize in the SmartDollar® $5,000 Grand Prize Cash Giveaway/SmartDollar® September Cash Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”), Entrant must be a natural person who is a legal resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and at least 21 years of age. If Entrant is a minor, as defined by the jurisdiction of Entrant’s primary residence, Entrant’s parent or legal guardian must grant permission for Entrant to participate in the Sweepstakes. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Product purchases or other interactions with The Lampo Group, LLC (“Lampo”) will not increase Entrant’s chance of winning. VOID WHEREVER PROHIBITED BY LAW. See below for more details regarding eligibility restrictions.

 

  1. Who Is Not Eligible: Executives, officers, and employees of Lampo or of radio stations carrying The Ramsey Show®, Endorsed Local Providers, Ramsey Trusted Providers, and other vendors or independent contractors of Lampo, persons working on the Sweepstakes at any level in any capacity or working for Lampo or any outside companies or agencies involved in the Sweepstakes, previous winners, and immediate family members of anyone who falls into any of the foregoing categories are not eligible. Immediate family is defined as spouse, children, and parents.

 

  1. How to Enter: All entries are submitted online by Entrants in accord with the provisions set forth in subsections immediately below. All entries are treated equally.

 

(a) $5,000 Grand Prize: Entrants may enter for chances to win the $5,000 Grand Prize by logging into their SmartDollar® account at www.smartdollar.com any time during the $5,000 Grand Prize Entry Period, as set forth in subsection (4)(a) below.

 

(b) $500 Weekly Prize: Entrants may enter for one (1) chance to win each of the four (4) $500 Weekly Prizes by logging into their SmartDollar® account at www.smartdollar.com once during each respective $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period, as set forth in subsection (4)(b) below.

 

(c) $1,000 Budget Bonus Prize: Entrants may enter for one (1) chance to win the $1,000 Budget Bonus Prize by either creating or updating their EveryDollar budget at any time during the $1,000 Budget Bonus Prize Entry Period, as set forth in subsection (4)(c) below. EveryDollar can be accessed by logging into SmartDollar at www.smartdollar.com and navigating to https://www.smartdollar.com/app/tools/budget.

 

  1. Entry Periods:
  1. $5,000 Grand Prize: Entries will be accepted from September 1, 2022, 12:00 AM CT through September 30, 2022 11:59 PM CT (“$5,000 Grand Prize Entry Period”). Limit of thirty (30) total $5,000 Grand Prize Entries per person, with each Entrant being permitted only one (1) entry per person per day of the $5,000 Grand Prize Entry Period.

 

  1. $500 Weekly Prize: Limit Limit of one (1) total $500 Weekly Prize Entry per person per week for each of the four $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Periods (“$500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period”), regardless of the number of times over and above one (1) that an Entrant logs into his or her account during each of those Sub-Entry Periods.

 

    1. $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period 1: Entries will be accepted from September 1, 2022 12:00 AM CT through September 7, 2022 11:59 PM CT;
    2. $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period 2: Entries will be accepted from September 8, 2022 12:00 AM CT through September 14, 2022 11:59 PM CT;
    3. $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period 3: Entries will be accepted from September 15, 2022 12:00 AM CT through September 21, 2022 11:59 PM CT;
    4. $500 Weekly Prize Sub-Entry Period 4: Entries will be accepted from September 22, 2022 12:00 AM CT through September 30, 2022 11:59 PM CT.

 

  1. $1,000 Budget Bonus Prize: Entries will be accepted from September 1, 2022 12:00 AM CT, through September 30, 2022 11:59 PM CT (“Budget Bonus Entry Period”). Limit of one (1) total Budget Bonus Prize Entry per person during the Budget Bonus Entry Period. 

 

  1. Prize(s): SmartDollar will be giving away a total of $8,000 in the following manner:

 

  1. One (1) Grand Prize winner of $5,000;
  2. Four (4) Weekly Prize winners of $500 each; and
  3. One (1) Budget Bonus Prize winner of $1,000

 

  1. Selection of Winner(s):  At the conclusion of the each Entry Period or Sub-Entry Period referenced in section four and its subsections above, Lampo will randomly draw one (1) entry from all entries received during the applicable Entry Period.  The Entrant whose name is on the first entry randomly drawn from the eligible entries received will be the “Potential Winner” of the Prize(s) set forth above. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period. If the Potential Winner is disqualified or does not claim the Prize, or if the Prize is forfeited, Lampo may, but is not required, to draw an alternate Potential Winner.  The random drawing shall take place as soon as practicable after the close of the Entry Period. Decisions of the judges are final and binding.

 

  1. Necessary Availability:  Unless otherwise stated herein or prohibited by law, a Lampo team member will contact the Potential Winner by email. If the Potential Winner fails to respond to any  Prize notification email within two (2) business days, if the Prize notification email is returned as undeliverable, if the Potential Winner is unavailable, if the Potential Winner is disqualified or otherwise determined to be ineligible or declines to accept the Prize for any reason, if a Prize is returned to Lampo, or if the Potential Winner otherwise refuses or fails to comply with the “Winner's Obligations” listed below, the Potential Winner forfeits the Prize, and Lampo may select an alternate Potential Winner  from the remaining eligible entries received.  Lampo may or may not announce a Winner’s name on The Ramsey Show®. Unless it is prohibited by law, Lampo may also require the Potential Winner to be available to appear by telephone or in person on The Ramsey Show® as part of its announcement of the Winner’s name.

 

  1. Winner’s Obligations: The Potential Winner shall execute and return to Lampo an affidavit of eligibility, a Lampo liability release, and any appropriate and applicable IRS forms. The Potential Winner shall satisfy all the foregoing obligations within seven (7) business days of Lampo giving the Potential Winner notice of being the Potential Winner, and furthermore, shall be available as provided and described in section 7 above.  Failure or refusal to comply with these obligations shall result in the Potential Winner being disqualified and forfeiting the Prize.

 

  1. Incomplete or Multiple Entries: Multiple automated entries, entries submitted by others on Entrant’s behalf, or entries submitted by Entrant using different identities or addresses will be considered fraudulent, rendering Entrant ineligible for the Prize. Incomplete entries will not be eligible to win.

 

  1. Cumulative Prize: The total cumulative value of the Sweepstakes Prize(s) is $8,000 USD.

 

  1. Entries Not Received: Lampo is not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries or for any computer, online, telephone, or technical malfunctions that may occur. All entries become Lampo’s property and will not be returned. Neither product purchases nor email or mobile opt-ins will increase Entrant’s chances of winning.

 

  1. Taxes: All taxes, including but not limited to federal, state, municipal, and local taxes and all other expenses not specified herein, are Winner's sole responsibility. Lampo is not responsible for any tax implications of the acceptance of the Prize and makes no representations regarding the tax implications of accepting the Prize. Pursuant to IRS Circular 230, neither these Rules nor any other communication regarding the Sweepstakes is for the purpose of helping an Entrant or Winner avoid any penalties that may be imposed by federal tax law, and no affected taxpayer may use the Sweepstakes or its Rules in that manner.

 

  1. Entrant's Agreement: By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees to abide by the terms of these official Rules and by the decisions Lampo makes regarding the Sweepstakes, which decisions are final and binding on all matters. Any person refusing to agree with these terms shall not enter the Sweepstakes and is ineligible to win.  Also, by entering the Sweepstakes, an Entrant who becomes the Winner of the Prize grants Lampo the right to use and publish his or her name, likeness, and city and state of residence without Lampo being obligated to pay or give Entrant any compensation for such use and publication, which may be made online, in print, via email, and via any other media in connection with the Sweepstakes, but not as an endorsement of any business or service.

 

  1. Announcing Winner(s): Winners will be announced on or after October 1, 2022 but in no case any later than December 1, 2022. A Lampo team member will contact the Potential Winner via an email to the contact information the Potential Winner provided on his or her entry.

 

  1. Entrant's Release: Entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any Prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and shall be resolved exclusively in accord with the provisions set forth in paragraph 17 below, (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering, but in no event attorney's fees, and (c) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages increased or multiplied. SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO PORTIONS OF THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY. All issues or questions concerning validity, construction, interpretation, or enforceability of these Rules, Entrant's rights or obligations, or the rights or obligations of Lampo, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Tennessee, without regard to any choice of law Rules.

 

  1. Termination of Sweepstakes: Lampo reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify anyone who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes if anything required for conducting the Sweepstakes malfunctions or is deemed illegal. If this Sweepstakes is terminated prior to the end of any Entry Period, which Lampo may do at its sole discretion, Lampo will post a notice on www.smartdollar.com/app/dashboard.
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  1. Jurisdiction and Venue: The Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Tennessee, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws rules, whether of the state of Tennessee or any other jurisdiction, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Tennessee. Void where prohibited for any reason. All disputes resulting in legal action shall be resolved in the appropriate court in Williamson County, Tennessee. Should Lampo find it necessary to seek legal assistance to enforce its rights, its damages, if any, shall include its reasonable legal expenses and fees, including reasonable attorney fees.

 

  1. Limitations on Liability: By entering, Entrant agrees that Lampo and its subsidiaries and affiliates and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents (collectively "Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever, and Entrants shall release and hold Released Parties harmless for any injuries, claims, losses, or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse, or use of any Prize or participation in this Sweepstakes or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity, or Entrant’s failure to comply with the Official Rules. The Released Parties shall not be liable to any Winner, Potential Winner, or any other person for failure to supply any Prize(s) or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s), or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s), or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, epidemic, pandemic, or any other cause beyond the Released Parties’ control. The Released Parties are not responsible for illegible, lost, late, damaged, incomplete, misdirected, or stolen entries or for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to errors in advertising, Official Rules, selection and announcement of the Winners, distribution of Prizes, or for lost, interrupted, or unavailable network, server, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website or other connections, availability or accessibility, or for miscommunications, failed computer, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, corrupted, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, or for any other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, electronic, technical, or network, or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture any such information, or for any misdirection or delay of any e-mail to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, Lampo’s website, Lampo’s application, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to Entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading or uploading any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes, or for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or for any personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of receipt or use or misuse of any Prize produced and/or manufactured by a Prize. 

 

  1. Winners List: To learn who won, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to The Lampo Group, LLC, Attn. SmartDollar® $5,000 Grand Prize Cash Giveaway/SmartDollar September Cash Giveaway, 1011 Reams Fleming Boulevard, Franklin, TN 37064. Requests received later than thirty (30) days following the last drawing date will not be filled.

 

  1. INTENTIONALLY OMITTED.

 

  1. Privacy: Any personal information submitted in the Sweepstakes is for the purpose of administering the Sweepstakes. No personally identifiable information collected will be resold or otherwise shared with third parties for marketing or sales purposes. For more information on Lampo’s privacy policy and security practices applicable to the Sweepstakes, please see the privacy policy found at https://www.ramseysolutions.com/corporate-wellness/smartdollar/privacy-policy.

 

  1. Rights Claimed: The Sweepstakes and these Rules are Copyright 2022 by The Lampo Group, LLC and Lampo Licensing, LLC, and all rights are reserved. All rights to Lampo’s trademarks and trade names are owned by Lampo Licensing, LLC and its affiliates, and are likewise reserved.