A limit of one entry into this Instant Win Game per day is allowed per individual and per e-mail address for each separate online promotion unless otherwise specified. Subsequent entries determined to be submitted from the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses in violation of this rule will be declared ineligible. Giveaway Nos. 1675 and 1699 are limited to U.S. resident PCH.COM property users only. Principals and employees of Publishers Clearing House and pch.com, their affiliates and subsidiaries, their contest processors, their immediate families and the Board of Judges are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws apply.
2. How to enter the Sweepstakes
Play this Instant Win Slot Machine between August 25th, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and August 31st, 2010 (11:59 PM, ET) to be eligible to win an instant win prize. To enter, click the "spin now" button. Match any 3 identical icons and you will either win a prize, receive tokens, or gain entry into an ongoing PCH Giveaway, depending on which icons you match. Please see Section 4 of these Official Rules for information on How to Claim a Prize. Entries received after August 31st, 2010 (11:59 PM, ET) will not be eligible to win a prize.
3. Current Prizes
Giveaway No. 1675
Promotional Period No. 1: Giveaway No. 1675 begins June 1st, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on December 31, 2014 (11:59 PM, ET) or earlier at our option.
Prize: One (1) Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000.00) cash prize (See below for replenishment option.)
Giveaway No. 1699
Promotional Period No. 2: Giveaway No. 1699 begins August 2nd, 2010 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on August 31st, 2010 (11:59 PM, ET).
Prizes: Two (2) Five Hundred Dollar ($500.00) cash prizes; Five (5) One Hundred Dollar ($100.00) cash prizes; Ten (10) Fifty Dollar ($50.00) Amazon Gift Certificates; Fifty (50) Twenty Dollar ($20.00) Amazon Gift Certificates; Two Hundred (200) Ten Dollar ($10.00) Amazon Gift Certificates
Everyone who spins the wheel and does not win a cash prize or gift certificate in one of the above-listed amounts will be granted either Tokens in one of the following amounts: Ten Thousand (10,000) Tokens; Five Thousand (5,000) Tokens; Fifty (50) Tokens or entry eligiblity for one of the following amounts from Publishers Clearing House Giveaway No. 1523: $100,000.00 cash; a Ford Escape Hybrid Prize Package (valued at $32,715.00); $15,000.00 cash.
Giveaway Nos. 1675 and 1699 are part of an instant win prize pool that may be shared and offered in various promotions across PCH online properties.
4. Winner Selection Methodology: Computer-generated potential winning times will be randomly selected throughout the promotional periods and prizes will be randomly assigned to the winning times. If you are the first person to scratch at or after a winning time during a promotional period, you will win a prize.
In the unlikely event that, due to a system malfunction or other technical error, more than one person is identified as a winner of a single instant-win prize, PCH reserves the right to hold a random drawing to determine the winner of the prize.
For Giveaway No. 1675, we reserve the right to replenish the prize if it has been awarded to enable continuance of the Giveaway. In the event of replenishment, a new winning time will be randomly selected during the remainder of the promotional period. If you are the first person to scratch at or after a winning time during the promotional period, you will win a prize.
5. How to Claim a Cash Prize or Gift Certificate
If you match 3 identical token amounts, follow the instructions and either register for or sign into your PCH Games Account in order for that token amount to be credited.
7. Entry Eligibility
If you match 3 identical icons for an entry opportunity, follow the instructions on how to enter to become eligible to win this prize.
Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name and photograph in television commercials, in website promotions, and for other promotional purposes, unless prohibited by law. Parent or Legal Guardian must act for a minor.
9. General Conditions
By entering this promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Board of Judges. Publishers Clearing House, pch.com and their agencies are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Publishers Clearing House, pch.com and their agencies assume 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. Publishers Clearing House, pch.com and their agencies are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Publishers Clearing House and pch.com which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House and pch.com reserve the right to terminate the online portion of the promotion. Entries become the property of Publishers Clearing House and pch.com and will not be returned.
Publishers Clearing House and pch.com reserves the right through decision by the Board of Judges to disqualify any entry determined to be the result of tampering with the pch.com system and/or PCH Lotto in violation of the letter and spirit of the official rules. Any use of programmed, automatic or scripted entry methods will void all associated entries and individuals using such methods may be disqualified for future entry opportunity.
Decisions of the Board of Judges are final. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to play will be deemed to be the entrant. Failure by Publishers Clearing House, pch.com and PCH Lotto to enforce any provision in these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
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ALL PRIZES ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AWARDED AS OFFERED
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER
BUYING WON’T HELP YOU WIN
|End Date||Est. Odds of Winning|
|1675||*12/31/14||1 in 454,560,000|
|1699||8/31/10||1 in 44,270|
* Prize may be won and awarded prior to the end date. At our option, prize may be replenished to enable continuance of Giveaway. Refer to Section 4 for details.
You Have Not Yet Won. All Entries Have The Same Chance Of Winning. The winner has not been identified. We don’t know who the winner is. If you enter our Sweepstakes, your entry will have the same chance to win as every other entry.
Enter For Free. You don’t have to buy anything to enter. Just follow the instructions in the Official Rules.
Play this Instant Win Game Once Per Day Per Online Property. Your first slot machine play per day from each online property will qualify as an entry into the Instant Win Game.
Buying Won’t Help You Win. Your chances of winning without a purchase are the same as the chances of someone who buys something. It would not be lawful to give any advantage to buyers in a Sweepstakes.