Spook-tacular Sweepstake Rules

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AND THE WINNER IS: Patsy Lewis!!!!!!

Please send us a direct message on Facebook with your email address and we will send you your prize.

Thank you everyone for entering and good luck next time.


The Gist of How To Enter:

Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes using one (1) or more of three (3) entry methods below.Enter the Sweepstakes by doing any of the following:

" Like" Sponsor’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Bills.com and leave a comment on our post with the hashtag #winbills.

AND/OR

" Follow" @billsdotcom on Twitter and "Mention" @billsdotcom on Twitter with a tweet using the hashtag #winbills.

AND/OR

Complete and submit the online entry form found at http://bill5004.wix.com/billssweepssignup including the hashtag #winbills on your entry form.

Entrants can greatly increase their odds of winning by doing more than one (1) of the entry options described above.Note, however, that there is a limit of one (1) entry per Facebook account, one (1) entry per Twitter account, and one (1) online entry form submission in each Entry Period. So, in any Entry Period, an entrant can enter up to three (3) times (once on Facebook and once on Twitter, provided the entrant has accounts at both social media sites, and once with an online entry form). Excess entries are not permitted and will be void.


Full rules:

Official Rules for Bills.com's Spook-tacular Sweepstake

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Sponsor:

The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Bills.com LLC (“ Sponsor”) located at 1875 S. Grant Street, Suite 500, San Mateo, CA 94402, 800-998-7497. This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook or Twitter or otherwise affiliated with Facebook or Twitter.

Eligibility:

The Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older.The following people associated with Sponsor, Freedom Debt Relief, LLC, or Freedom Financial Network, LLC (Freedom Debt Relief, LLC and Freedom Financial Network, LLC are hereinafter collectively referred to as " Freedom"), their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and any advertising and promotion agencies associated with the Sweepstakes, are not eligible to enter:

  1. Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, spouses, siblings and the respective spouses);
  2. People living in the same household as an employee or immediate family, whether or not related; and
  3. Corporate officers, directors, and their immediate family members.

No entry can be submitted on behalf of another person. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable laws and is void where prohibited by law.

Entry Period:

The Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. PDT October 24, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PDT October 31, 2014

Prize and Odds of Winning:

One (1) winner will be selected during the Sweepstakes Entry Period to electronically receive an Amazon Gift Card having a retail value of $100Winners may not substitute or redeem the Prize with Sponsor for cash. Winners are responsible for any taxes and fees associated with the Prize. The Prizes are awarded "as is" without any warranty or guaranty, either express or implied. Sponsor reserves the right, at it's sole discretion, to substitute the Prize with another prize of comparable value. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Agreement to the Rules:

By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrant unconditionally agrees to and accepts the Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions.Sponsor’s decisions shall be final and binding.A winning entrant will not be entitled to a Prize (as that term is defined below) unless and until entrant has followed all of the Official Rules and met all requirements set forth herein.

Sweepstakes Announcements:

The Sweepstakes will be announced on Sponsor’s Facebook page ( https://www.facebook.com/Bills.com) and Sponsor's Twitter page ( https://twitter.com/billsdotcom(twitter handle: @billsdotcom). All announcements will contain a link back to the Official Rules at Bills.com/sweepstake-rules.

How to Enter:

Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes using one (1) or more of three (3) entry methods below. Enter the Sweepstakes by doing any of the following:

" Like" Sponsor’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Bills.com and leave a comment on our post with the hashtag #winbills.

AND/OR

"Follow" @billsdotcom on Twitter and "Mention" @billsdotcom on Twitter with a tweet using the hashtag #winbills.

AND/OR

Complete and submit the online entry form foundat http://bill5004.wix.com/billssweepssignupincluding the hashtag #winbills on your entry form.

Entrants can greatly increase their odds of winning by doing more than one (1) of the entry options described above.Note, however, that there is a limit of one (1) entry per Facebook account, one (1) entry per Twitter account, and one (1) online entry form submission in each Entry Period. So, in any Entry Period, an entrant can enter up to three (3) times (once on Facebook and once on Twitter, provided the entrant has accounts at both social media sites, and once with an online entry form). Excess entries are not permitted and will be void.

Sponsor reserves the right to request personal information from an entrant to verify valid entries. The collection of any personal information will be subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy found at http://www.bills.com/privacypolicy/. If entrant uses their mobile phone to submit entries, their wireless carrier may charge a fee for data. Payment of any charge is entrant's responsibility. Sponsor is not responsible for any such charges.All terms and conditions of Facebook and Twitter, as applicable, apply. The use of any automated system to enter to manipulate the entry process is prohibited and may result in disqualification. Any entrant found to be using multiple Facebook or Twitter accounts to enter will be ineligible.

Entrants are not permitted to submit any entry that violates copyright or trademark rights of a third party, constitutes defamation or libel, violates the privacy or publicity rights of a third party, or could be read as a false or misleading advertisement claim. All entries must be original works of authorship.

Effective Date of Entries:

Entries submitted on Facebook or Twitter will be effective on the day posted on the social media site. Online form entries will be effective on the date received by Sponsor.

How Winners are Selected:

Within three (3) days of the conclusion of an Entry Period, Sponsor will randomly select one (1) potential winner from all valid entries received during the Entry Period. Non-winning entries from an expired Entry Period will not be included in any later entry period drawings.

Notification and Potential Winners Requirements:

Potential winners will be announced within twenty-four (24) hours of the drawing. Potential winners will not be entitled to receive a Prize unless and until they have complied with these Official Rules and the requirements set forth below. Potential winners will be contacted as follows:

Sponsor's Website:
Sponsor will announce potential winners on its website at bills.com using the Facebook handle, Twitter handle, or individual's name from the online entry form of the potential winner, as applicable. In addition, one (1) of the methods described below will be used as well, depending on the form of entry used by the entrant.

Facebook Entry:  
Sponsor will announce a potential winner, whose entry was made on Facebook, on Sponsor's Facebook page by creating a new post including the potential winner's Facebook handle and requiring the potential winner to Direct Message Sponsor (privately) with the potential winner's email address, so that the Prize can be electronically delivered.

Twitter Entry:
Sponsor will announce a potential winner, whose entry was made on Twitter, with one (1) tweet mentioning the potential winner's Twitter handle from @billsdotcom and requiring the potential winner to Direct Message Sponsor. Additionally, Sponsor may, at is discretion, follow the potential winner on Twitter and ask the potential winner to send Sponsor a Direct Message with their email address. In either event, the potential winner must provide Sponsor with their email address so that the Prize can be electronically delivered. In order to receive a message from Sponsor, entrant must (a) be following @billsdotcom and (b) have their Twitter account set to "unprotected" and/or "public."

Online Entry Form Entry:
Potential winners will be sent an email from Sponsor requiring the potential winner to send Sponsor their email address, so that the Prize can be electronically delivered.

Potential winners will have fourteen (14) calendar days from the day of Sponsor's website announcement and communication described above (both of which will occur on the same day) to provide their email address to Sponsor in accordance with the instructions above. If the potential winner fails to provide a valid email address as requested by 11:59 p.m. of the fourteenth (14th) calendar day following Sponsor's announcement, the potential winner will be disqualified, and they forfeit any right to the Prize. In that event, Sponsor will randomly select a new potential winner from all entries and will notify the new potential winner as described above. The new potential winner will be required to comply with the Official Rules in order to obtain the Prize. In the event the new potential winner does not qualify for receipt of the Prize, Sponsor will repeat this process until all Prizes have been awarded.

Ownership and Use of Entries:

By submitting an entry, entrant acknowledges that entry information is being provided to and collected by Sponsor, and not Facebook or Twitter. Entrant also agrees Sponsor shall own all rights to the entry and all contents therein. In the event of a dispute as to the owner of an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the screen name/email address used to submit the entry, meaning the natural person associated with the social media account/email account from which the entry was submitted.

Release:

BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, FREEDOM, FACEBOOK, TWITTER AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES (COLLECTIVELY "RELEASED PARTIES") FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIMS, INJURIES, LIABILITY, LOSSES, DAMAGES OR CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, OUT OF ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR RECEIPT, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE. IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542, WHICH SAYS, "A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR."

The Released Parties are not responsible for incomplete, lost, late, inaccurate, delayed, misdirected entries or for unavailable networks, servers, websites or other connections, failed transmissions, or any other errors or difficulties of any kind relating to the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to incorrect uploading of the entry or related materials, administration of the Sweepstakes, the selection or judging of entries, prize announcements, or matters related to the administration of the Sweepstakes. The Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, tampering, equipment, or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes.

Consent to Use Information:

By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to (a) the use of the contents of their entry and any information Sponsor collects from them including, without limitation, their name, voice, performance, photograph/video, image and/or likeness for publicity, advertising, and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designee, without compensation or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and (b) to execute a specific consent to such use if asked to do so.

Limitation of Liability:

When permitted by applicable law, entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, special, incidental, punitive, consequential, reliance, exemplary, direct, or indirect damages arising out of or related in any way to the Sweepstakes, regardless of whether Sponsor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Additionally, in no event will Sponsor be liable for entrant's attorneys' fees. Except as required by applicable law, Sponsor's liability will be limited to the cost of entering the Sweepstakes.

Disputes:

Except where prohibited by law, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of California. Any dispute shall be brought exclusively in and resolved in a court of law in San Mateo County, California.

General Conditions:

Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, or to modify the Sweepstakes in the event of any act, occurrence, or circumstance that it believes would corrupt the integrity, administration, or fairness of the Sweepstakes including, without limitation, interference or impairment by fraud, virus or technical problems. If the Sweepstakes is suspended or terminated, Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, choose potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries.

Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant suspected of violating the Official Rules or manipulating the entry process or acting in a manner detrimental to the Sweepstakes. In the event of such disqualification, the associated entry shall be void. Sponsor may seek damages from any person violating the Official Rules or attempting to disrupt Sweepstakes operation. Sponsor's failure to enforce any Rule is not a waiver of that provision.

Governing Law:

All claims, issues and disputes, including questions regarding the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, the rights of entrants or Sponsor, or Sponsor's obligations will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.

Sweepstakes Results:

To request the names of the winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope (identifying the specific Sweepstakes hashtag for which you are requesting the winners) to Bills.com LLC, 1875 S. Grant Street, Suite 500, San Mateo, CA94402. Requests must be received within ninety (90) days from the end date of the applicable Sweepstakes Entry Period.

Severability:

If any provision of these Official Rules is found to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and all remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

Print a copy of these Official Rules for your records.

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