HomeAdvisor’s getgeeked Giveaway



SPONSOR.  HomeAdvisor’s getgeeked Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by HomeAdvisor, Inc., 14023 Denver West Pkwy Bldg. 64 Golden, CO 80401 (“Sponsor”) and promoted in partnership with Digital Trends (“Partner”), 111 SW 5th Avenue Suite 100 Portland, OR 97204. getgeeked is not a sponsor or administrator of this Promotion.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD The Sweepstakes begins on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, and ends on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (“Sweepstakes Period”). All Entries must be submitted and received within the Sweepstakes Period to be valid and eligible for the Sweepstakes.

ELIGIBILITY. Open to legal residents of USA who are 18 or older. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize. All federal, state and local laws apply.

HOW TO ENTER.  You may enter the Sweepstakes as follows:

Online Entry: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online by completeing the following actions via the Gleam widget on the contest landing page: Following @Digitaltrends on Twitter, following @HomeAdvisor on Twitter, and/ or tweeting “.@HomeAdvisor and @DigitalTrends want to help you check a project off your list with a $500 Visa giftcard. #ggNY http://bit.ly/1OtWp8m”. View the contest entry page here.

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official time keeper for this Sweepstakes.

By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to follow and be bound by these Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries, including photos provided, may be used by the Sponsor for any lawful purpose without further permission of the entrants or any consideration apart from participation in the Sweepstakes in accordance with these Rules.

PRIZES.  At the end of the Sweepstakes Period, two (2) prize winners will be selected to each receive one (1) $500 Visa Giftcard. The winners will be randomly selected at approximately 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Friday, October 16, 2015 and notified immediately via Twitter, and will be given instructions to contact publicrelations@homeadvisor.com to provide a shipping address to receive the prize. Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.  All taxes and other expenses related to any prize are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner.

WINNERS.   The Prize winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, a release of any and all liability from any claims for damages, losses or injury against Sponsor and/or any of its agents or contractors arising from participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance and use of the Prize, a confirmation of entrant’s assignment of rights to the submitted entry materials, unless otherwise prohibited, and the entry materials, and such other forms as the Sponsor may require, including any information required for tax reporting purposes.  For a winner list, please contact Sponsor at the address set forth above. The Winner hereby grants Sponsor the right to disclose the Winner’s name publicly as the Winner of this Sweepstakes.

The Prize must be claimed within seven days of notification, and winner’s affidavit and related forms must be returned executed within seven days of receipt. If the Prize is not claimed within seven days of notification or if the selected winner is found to not meet all of these Sweepstakes Rules or fails to timely provide required releases and documentation as set forth above, Sponsor will randomly select another Prize winner. If another winner is selected, any previously selected winner will have no rights to the Prize, or any other Sweepstakes benefits. This process may be repeated until the Prize has been awarded to a fully-qualifying entrant.

RELEASE AND INDEMNITY.  Every entry submitted becomes the exclusive property of Sponsor, and Sponsor may therefore use and otherwise publicly display the Winner’s entry in any manner or medium. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release and hold Sponsor harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes and/or acceptance, possession, or use of any prizes including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, property damages.  Entrants further agree to indemnify and defend Sponsor from and against any and all claims relating to entrant’s entry, the photo submitted by Entrant and any use of such photo by Sponsor, or relating to entrant’s breach of any of these Rules, including without limitation claims by third parties or otherwise based on intellectual property rights, publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements of these Rules, and Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration of the Sweepstakes and prize awards are final.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.  Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers computer equipment, software, failure of any email to be received by the Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Under no circumstances will Sponsor award more prizes than the prizes set forth above. In the event that any erroneous duplicative awarding of prizes occurs, the error shall be corrected and the prize awarded to the proper winner based on the criteria set forth above. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, legal challenges, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Sweepstakes, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Any disputes relating to this Sweepstakes or any prizes awarded in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without any resort to any form of class action, and any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes. Under no circumstances shall any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for other damages or have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY PROHIBIT OR LIMIT EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE FOREGOING LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

USE OF DATA.  Sponsor will be collecting and using personal data about participants in accordance with its privacy policy. Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at http://www.homeadvisor.com/rfs/aboutus/privacyPolicy.jsp (the “Privacy Policy”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information as set out in its Privacy Policy and in these Official Rules and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.

JURISDICTION.  Any dispute that may arise here under shall be brought solely in the appropriate state or federal court sitting in the State of Colorado, and entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such court.