Contest Eligibility:Eligibility restrictions are outlined inside of the rules and vary per contest. There is no purchase or requirements of entry outside submitting the form. All administrators or members of HowToSFMC will be excluded from this contest.
Contest Entry:All entries must be made in conformance with the contest’s requirements. Non-conforming entries will be rejected and ineligible for contest prizes. Any entrant using fraudulent means to participate and/or win the contest will be disqualified. Any attempt by an entrant to undermine the legitimate operation of the context may be a violation of criminal and civil laws.
HowToSFMC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify, terminate or suspend the contest for any reason and without prior notice. In such a case, HowToSFMC may, as appropriate under the circumstances, select a contest winner via reasonable means consistent with the specific contest.
Contest Deadlines:All entries must be submitted on or before midnight EST on the date set forth on the submission page.
Winner Selection and Notification:The winning entry or entries for a contest will be selected in compliance with the terms declared in the rules for that contest. HowToSFMC will contact contest winners by email to confirm a winning entry.
The potential contest winner will forfeit the prize if he/she (1) does not respond to the initial notification email or return any required information within 10 business days, (2) cannot be contacted at his/her listed email address, (3) rejects the prize or the prize is returned as undeliverable, or (4) is disqualified for any reason. In the event of prize forfeiture, an alternate winner will be selected.
Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and all unspecified expenses or fees associated with prize acceptance, receipt, and use. Prizes may not be substituted or transferred by any contest winner and a winner may not receive cash redemption equal to the value of the prize in lieu of the prize. HowToSFMC reserves the right to substitute alternate prizes of equal or comparable value. Prizes are offered “as is” with no written, express, or implied warranty, including but not limited to, quality, condition, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. HowToSFMC is not responsible for replacing prizes as a result of damage prior to, during, or after shipping or events beyond HowToSFMC’s control. Winners must look to the manufacturer or service provider for any potential warranties or guarantees.
Publicity:Except where prohibited by law, entry in a contest and acceptance of a prize constitutes the entrant’s consent to HowToSFMC’s use of his/her name, likeness, voice, opinions, hometown, and state of residence and other indicia of persona for a contest, trade, or advertising purposes in any media without geographic or time limitation, and without additional payment or consideration.
Release: By entering a contest and, if applicable, receipt of any prize, each entrant and, as applicable, winner agrees to release and hold harmless HowToSFMC and its officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in a contest or any contest-related activity, or from the receipt or use or misuse of any prize, including claims or causes of action related to alleged damage to an entrant’s computer or electronic systems from downloading or using any material from HowToSFMC’s website, regardless of whether the material is connected to HowToSFMC’s website by a hyperlink text._
Disputes, Choice of Law, and Venue: Except where prohibited by law, entrants agree: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with a contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded; (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential, or other damages, including without limitation lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”); and (4) entrants hereby waive all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. _
Use of Collected Data:HowToSFMC will collect personal data about entrants for purposes of administering contests. By entering into a contest, entrants agree to HowToSFMC’s collection and usage of their personal information. HowToSFMC does not, and will not, disclose entrants’ personal information to non-affiliated third-parties.