Official BEN-FM Contest Rules

Update to BEN-FM contest rules, Effective Tuesday August 24, 2010

All prizes MUST be picked up at the WBEN-FM offices during office business hours unless otherwise noted. Winner may designate someone to pick up their prize for them, if approved by BEN-FM promotions personnel in advance. If approved, the designee must have a copy of the prize winner's VALID, GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID with them or the prize cannot be released. All winners must provide a signed and notarized liability/publicity release before any prize can be claimed.

Office is located at: One Bala Plaza - Suite 424 Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Office business hours are Monday through Friday 9a-5pm. Office closes early around holidays. Please call 610-771-0957 to confirm that the office is open before appearing at the station.

Winners will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WBEN-FM contest with a value of $50.00 or more within the previous 60 days. Winners will also be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN-FM/ WPEN) prize valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days

So, you want to win prizes from BEN-FM. Here are the basic contest parameters you need to know.
  • Remember to read the specific contest rules carefully. Some prizes have limitations, black out dates for trips, etc.
  • Yes… you will have to pay taxes on all prizes valued over $600.
  • All prizes MUST be picked up in person at the WBEN-FM offices during the business hours of 9:30am - 5:00pm, Monday-Friday, excluding holidays and the day before/after a holiday. Prizes not claimed within 30-days of winning will be forfeited.
  • When picking up prizing, please bring a copy of a valid driver's license/photo I.D. for confirmation.
  • WBEN-FM offices are located at One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. Need help finding us? Get directions.
  • Online listeners to the BEN-FM web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute. Listening to the station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in an on-air contest.


WBEN-FM GENERAL CONTEST RULES

These rules are applicable to all WBEN-FM contests unless the individual contest rules differ, in which case the individual contest rules will govern as to the specific differences.

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

For call-to-win contests: Winner qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call. Contest calls will not be accepted at any number other than the one specified in the rules.
  1. All contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.
  2. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.
  3. Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash. WBEN-FM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.
  4. Winners must claim their prizes in person at the WBEN-FM offices within 30 days after the end of the contest. Prizes not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited. Winners will be required to furnish positive proof of identification when claiming prize.
  5. All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in WBEN-FM’s terrestrial listening area.
  6. Winners will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WBEN-FM contest with a value of $50.00 or more within the previous 60 days. Winners will also be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN/WNUW/WPEN) prize valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days.
  7. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Philadelphia, its affiliates, the contest/promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WBEN-FM or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in WBEN-FM’s ADI (as defined by Arbitron) are not eligible. “Immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”
  8. One entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant.
  9. Winners (and their guests, if any) will be required to sign a liability/publicity release before claiming the prize.
  10. WBEN-FM is not responsible for the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, for any other risk, incident or damage relating to the acceptance and use of the prize, or for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station.
  11. WBEN-FM is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.
  12. Participation in contest constitutes full permission for WBEN-FM and promotion sponsors to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness without compensation.
  13. Winners are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
  14. Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. WBEN-FM reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. These rules and all decisions of the judges, who may be employees of WBEN-FM or the contest sponsor, are final and binding. For a copy of the rules or to request a winner's list for any WBEN-FM contest (available up to 30-days after the conclusion of a contest), mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: WBEN-FM Contest Rules/Winner's List, name of the contest, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.
  15. SMS Terms of Service

    The following terms and conditions apply to SMS text messaging promotions and text alert clubs sponsored by 95.7 BEN-FM which will send one or more text messages to the phone number you provide at opt-in.

    Unless otherwise indicated in an advertisement on 95.7 BEN-FM we do not require any payment or charge any subscription fee for SMS text messages sent by 95.7 BEN-FM

    Note that your carrier’s message & data rates may apply. Please check your mobile contract for details.

    95.7 BEN-FM will offer periodic mobile messages to subscribers who have opted-in to the 95.7 BEN-FM text club. The frequency of messaging depends on the club that your phone is subscribed to.

    Upon subscribing to a club, you will receive a text message noting how many texts you should expect to receive per week or month. Sometimes a maximum number is given. Sometimes the number of messages depends on the frequency of news for the particular subscription.

    For additional help, Text HELP to 95711 in reply to a text message you receive.

    To cancel an SMS subscription, text STOP to 95711 reply to a text message you receive. To remove yourself from all SMS subscriptions on the short code please text STOP ALL to 95711. You may also text STOPALL to cancel if you don’t remember which clubs you subscribed to, if any. You may receive a limited number of subsequent messages clarifying or confirming your opt-out request.

    Supported carriers include:  A T & T, Verizon, T-Mobil, Sprint, Virgin Mobile, Metro PCS

    You are not required to opt-in to the 95.7 BEN-FM text club to make a purchase from Station.

    You must be 13 years of age or older to use (STATION) SMS services.

    95.7 BEN-FM Privacy Policy:  http://www.ilikebenfm.com/about/privacy-policy/

    Support:  95.7 BEN-FM studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

 

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BEN’S “Family Vacation A Day Giveaway” – Official Contest Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

The BEN-FM “BEN's Family Vacation A Day Giveaway” Contest will run weekdays from Monday, May 5, 2014 through Friday, May 23, 2014.  Each weekday during the contest period, at approximately 8am, Noon, 2pm, and 4pm (ET), listen to 95.7 BEN FM to hear the Cue to text in the “Word of the Hour” .  When the Cue airs, text the specified Word of the Hour (as announced in the Cue to text) to 95711.  Standard message and data rates may apply.  Each entrant who texts the correct Word of the Hour within 15 minutes after the Cue to text airs will qualify for that day’s drawing for a chance to win a trip for four to Universal Orlando® Resort in Orlando, Florida.  One (1) Grand Prize winner will be chosen at random at the end of each contesting day from all text entries received that day.  Initially-selected Grand Prize winners are subject to confirmation of eligibility in accordance with these rules.

 

Entrants will only be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing on the day in which they entered.  Initially-selected Grand Prize winners will be notified via mobile phone (at the number from which the winning text was received) at approximately 5pm on the day that they entered, and must confirm notification and acceptance of prize within three (3) business days or risk forfeiture of the Grand Prize and selection of a new winner.  Listeners may send a maximum of one text per Cue to text during each day of the contest period, for a maximum of four (4) text entries per day.

 

Online listeners to the WBEN-FM (Station) web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute.  Listening to BEN-FM’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in the on-air portion of this contest.

If there is any dispute about the identity of an entrant, the registered user of the text message account on the date of entry will be the recognized entrant.  All participants acknowledge that messages are distributed by third-party mobile network providers and BEN-FM (Station) cannot control certain factors relating to message delivery.  Participants acknowledge that, depending on the recipient’s mobile provider service, it may not be possible to transmit the message to the recipient successfully.  Station assumes no responsibility for, and does not guarantee in any way, the availability or performance of any mobile, text or data service, including liability for transmission delays or message failures.

Station does not charge a fee for text entries.  It is each entrant’s responsibility to check with their individual carrier and mobile/data plan, as other charges may apply.  PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT TEXTS TO THE STATION MAY RESULT IN ONE OR MORE AUTOMATIC BOUNCE BACK MESSAGES, FOR WHICH PARTICIPANTS MAY INCUR A FEE FROM THEIR PROVIDER.  Station assumes no responsibility for charges incurred for text-messaging, including (without limitation) charges resulting from any bounce back messages or contest notices from the Station.

Only those text messages sent to the specific phone number provided, at the time texting is solicited, will be eligible to win. Texting to the main Station phone number or any other phone number are not eligible. 

Prizes

Fifteen (15) Prizes (“Prizes”) will be awarded during the contest period. Each Prize winner (“Winner”) will receive a four (4) day, three (3) night trip for Winner and up to three (3) Guests (“Guests”) to Universal Orlando® Resort in Orlando, Florida.  Trip will include round trip coach class air transportation (as provided by Visit Florida) for Winner and up to three (3) Guests  from a major commercial airport near Winner’s home (as determined by Prize Provider in its sole discretion) to Orlando, FL; three (3) nights’ standard hotel accommodation (one room, quadruple occupancy, room and tax only) at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort or at another on-site hotel (as determined by  Prize Provider in its sole discretion); non-exclusive ground transportation to and from airport and hotel in Orlando, FL; 3 Park Unlimited Passes for admission to Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Wet ‘n Wild for Winner and up to three (3) Guests; and attendance at one (1) Blue Man Group performance (exact date and time to be determined by Prize Provider in its sole discretion) for Winner and up to three (3) Guests. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Prize (excluding airfare) is one thousand seven hundred and forty five dollars and ninety six cents ($1,745.96). The ARV of four (4) round trip coach class flights is ($1400).  If Winner elects to partake in any or all portions of his/her Prize with fewer than three (3) Guests or no Guest, the Prize will be awarded to Winner and each participating Guest and any remainder of the Prize will be forfeited and shall not be subject to further or alternative compensation. All elements of the Prize must be redeemed at the same time, and no changes will be permitted after confirmation of any redemption. Winner must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age in order to check into the on-site hotel. Specific travel dates and arrangements are subject to air travel, holiday, blackout dates, and other prize and travel restrictions. Trip must be completed within one (1) year from the end-date of the promotion (by May 23, 2015) or Prize will be forfeited.  Reservations are subject to availability. Trip must be booked at least sixty (60) days prior to intended departure date. Travel dates are subject to Prize Provider and Sponsor approval.  ARV of Prize may vary depending upon the points of departure, ground transportation, and/or airline fare fluctuations; any difference between stated ARV and final ARV of Prize will not be awarded. Prize consists only of the elements expressly set forth above; other elements or expenses (including, without limitation, insurance, meals, unspecified ground transportation, phone calls, gratuities, incidentals, souvenirs, gasoline, etc.) are NOT included in the Prize and all such expenses are the sole responsibility of Winner.  Winner is responsible for any air travel taxes and/or expenses, including applicable departure taxes or fees, inspection charges, baggage fees, and security charges. Once issued, tickets are nontransferable and may not be reissued once travel has commenced. Open tickets may not be issued and stopovers are not permitted. Travel arrangements must be made through Prize Provider. All Prize elements must be redeemed at the same time.     

Odds of winning the daily Grand Prize depend on number of eligible text entries received that day.  Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute for any prize or prize element with one of equal or greater value.  Winners may not request prize substitution.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winners must claim their prizes or prize certificates by completing all required paperwork in person at the Station offices within 30 days after the end of the contest.  Prizes not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 21 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a 95.7 BEN-FM contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days.  Winners will also be disqualified if they or a member of their household have won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN-FM/WPEN) prize or prize package valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Universal Orlando® Resort, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Visit Florida, their respective affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with 95.7 BEN-FM or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one text entry per Cue to text; multiple entries may disqualify the entrant.  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, all entrants agree to release and hold harmless Visit Florida, 95.7 BEN-FM, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc. (collectively, promotion “Sponsors”), Universal City Development Partners, Ltd. d/b/a Universal Orlando® Resort (“Prize Provider”) and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winners will be required to sign a form releasing 95.7 BEN-FM, Universal Orlando® Resort and each of their respective affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

Each of 95.7 BEN-FM and Universal Orlando® Resort undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  Each of 95.7 BEN-FM and Universal Orlando® Resort is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station.  95.7 BEN-FM is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of Station, 95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternative method of awarding the prizes.

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 95.7 BEN-FM and promotion Sponsors/Prize Provider and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

95.7 BEN-FM will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099.  Winners must provide their social security number to 95.7 BEN-FM for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize (including, without limitation, income, sales, excise, and use taxes). 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on the contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 95.7 BEN-FM’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 95.7 BEN-FM or its affiliates.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 95.7 BEN-FM and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 95.7 BEN-FM studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Furthermore, claims for bodily injury, personal injury, or property damage arising out of the redemption, use or misuse of the Prize must be submitted to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts of the State of Florida, and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida.  The entrant and BEN-FM hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

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BEN FM “WIN BEN'S BEACH HOUSE”

OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

The BEN-FM “Win BEN's Beach House” Contest will run weekdays from Monday, June 2, 2014 through Friday, June 27, 2014.  Each week, WBEN-FM will give away a 7 day stay at the BEN-FM Beach House in Ocean City, NJ.  To enter, listen to  95.7 BEN FM each weekday  during the contest period, at approximately 8am, Noon, and 4pm (ET), to hear the cue to call in for a chance to win the qualifying prize of a pair of tickets to Ben’s Summer BENder concert on Friday July 11. 2014 at PPL Park in Chester, PA.  The correct caller when the cue to call airs will with the qualifying prize and will be registered for that week's Grand Prize drawing, subject to completion of the call and confirmation of eligibility.  Fifteen qualifiers will be selected during each week of the contest (Monday-Friday).

Between 4:45pm and 5:00pm each Friday during the contest period, WBEN-FM will randomly select one of that week's qualifiers as a potential winner of that week's Grand Prize.  A WBEN-FM employee will call the phone number that was given during the qualifying phone call.  If the qualifier does not pick up on the first call attempt, s/he will be disqualified from that week's drawing, and WBEN-FM will choose a new potential winner.  This process will continue until a full phone call is completed and the Station confirms that the potential winner meets all eligibility requirements.  Winner qualification phone calls may be recorded, edited and later played on-air.   It is possible that a listener may be told that they are the winner and then later be disqualified due to the failure to meet all eligibility requirements after a review of all winner information.  Potential winners will be notified as soon as possible if they have been disqualified, and a new winner may be randomly selected in their place.  

Winner qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the entrant’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call.  Limit one qualifying call per person during the contest period.  Limit one Grand Prize per household during the contest period. 

In addition to the call-to-win portion of the contest described above, BEN-FM will conduct a text/online entry contest for a chance to win the final BEN-FM Beach House week.  During the contest period, June 2, 2014 through June 27, 2014 at 4:00pm (ET), text the keyword “BEACH” to the short code 95711.  Alternatively, enter online at http://www.vibescm.com/amoe by completing and submitting the online entry form with the keyword “BEACH” during the contest period.  All listeners who text the correct keyword, or enter it online, will be registered for the Grand Prize drawing for the final Beach House stay.  On or about Friday, June 27, 2014, one potential Grand Prize winner will be selected from all correct text and online entries received during the contest period.  Initially-selected winner will be notified by phone or email and must confirm acceptance of prize within five (5) business days or risk disqualification and selection of a new winner.  Winner phone calls may be recorded, edited and later played on-air.  Standard message and data rates may apply to text entries.  Text entrants will receive a bounceback message confirming their entry.

If there is any dispute about the identity of a text entrant, the registered user of the text message account on the date of entry will be the recognized entrant.  All participants acknowledge that messages are distributed by third-party mobile network providers and WBEN-FM cannot control certain factors relating to message delivery.  Participants acknowledge that, depending on the recipient’s mobile provider service, it may not be possible to transmit the message to the recipient successfully.  WBEN-FM assumes no responsibility for, and does not guarantee in any way, the availability or performance of any mobile, text or data service, including liability for transmission delays or message failures.  WBEN-FM does not charge a fee for text entries.  It is each entrant’s responsibility to check with their individual carrier and mobile/data plan, as other charges may apply.  WBEN-FM assumes no responsibility for charges incurred for text-messaging, including (without limitation) charges resulting from any bounceback messages or contest notices from the Station.

Only those text messages sent to the specific short code provided, at the time texting is solicited, will be eligible to win. Texts sent to the main Station phone number or any other phone number are not eligible.  All online contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.  The WBEN-FM clock is the official timekeeper for the contest.

 Prize

Sixty (61) qualifying prizes will be awarded, each consisting of two (2) tickets to BEN-FM’s Summer BENder concert on Friday, July 11, 2014 at PPL Park in Chester, PA.  Retail value:  $100 per prize.

Five (5) Grand Prizes will be awarded , each consisting of a one-week stay for the winner and  up to 8 guests at the “BEN-FM Beach House” in Ocean City, NJ, as follows:

Winner Selection Date              Beach House Week

6/6/14                                                  7/5-7/12/14

6/13/14                                                7/19-7/26/14

6/20/14                                                7/26-8/2/14

6/27/14                                                8/2-8/9/14

6/27/14 text/online contest                    8/9-8/16/14 

Check in is 2pm on the first Saturday of the stay; check out is 10am on the following Saturday. Grand Prize Value:  $2,100.  Transportation, meals, and all other expenses are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Winner and guests must comply with all rules and regulations established by the Beach House landlord, and will be responsible for any violation of the rules or damage to the Beach House. A $60 processing fee will be charged to each winner as well as a $50 insurance fee. Both fees are non-refundable and, along with signed lease agreement, will be required before winner receives the keys to the Beach House.  NO PETS are allowed in the beach house.  NO SMOKING is allowed in the beach house. Winners are responsible for bringing their own towels and bed linens.

Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  WBEN-FM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value.  Winners may not request prize substitution.  Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winners and qualifiers must claim prize in person as instructed by the WBEN-FM promotions staff.  Prize not claimed as instructed will be forfeited.  If winner cannot use the prize on the stated dates, it will be forfeited.   

If Grand Prize winner does not claim the Beach House in accordance with these rules, WBEN-FM reserves the right to award the Grand Prize to an alternate qualifier.  If the alternate qualifier does not claim the Beach House, WBEN-FM reserves the right to award the Beach House in its sole discretion or to not award the prize for that week.   

Odds of winning the Grand Prize each week in the on-air portion of the contest, once a qualifier, are one in 15.  Odds of winning the Grand Prize in the text/online portion of the contest depend on number of eligible entries received. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least twenty-four (24) years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  Potential qualifiers and winners will be disqualified if they have won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN-FM/WPEN) prize valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., its affiliates, promotion sponsors, prize providers, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with 95.7 BEN-FM or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one qualifying call per person, one text/online entry per person, and one Grand Prize per household during the contest period.  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, all entrants release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, prize providers, 95.7 BEN-FM, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winners will be required to sign a form releasing 95.7 BEN-FM and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

95.7 BEN-FM undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; weather hazards or other force majeure events that prevent the use or enjoyment of the prize; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  95.7 BEN-FM is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes or prize certificates before leaving the station.  95.7 BEN-FM is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of Station, 95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternative method of awarding the prizes.

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 95.7 BEN-FM and promotion sponsors, prize providers, and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

If required by law, 95.7 BEN-FM will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099.  Winners must provide their social security number to 95.7 BEN-FM for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize (including, without limitation, income, sales, excise, and use taxes). 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on the contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 95.7 BEN-FM’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 95.7 BEN-FM  or its affiliates.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 95.7 BEN-FM and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 95.7 BEN-FM studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The entrant and BEN-FM hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

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BEN-FM “DISNEY CRUISE-” – OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

 

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

HOW TO ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN

Listen to 95.7 BEN-FM during the 8:00am, 12:00pm (noon) and 4:00pm hours weekdays from July 21, 2014 through August 1, 2014, for the cue to call in to win. The 15th caller to 215-263-2363 when the cue to call airs will win $50 in Disney® gift cards and qualify for the Grand Prize drawing.  If the 15th caller is disconnected for any reason before completion of the phone call, the next caller taken will be deemed the 15th caller.

Online listeners to the WBEN-FM (Station) web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute.  Listening to BEN-FM’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.

 

Caller qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, and work/cell phone number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call.  Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number.

 

Thirty (30) qualifiers will be selected during the contest period.  On or about August 1, 2014, one (1) winner will be chosen randomly from all eligible qualifiers to receive the Grand Prize.  Initially-selected winner will be notified by phone and must confirm acceptance of prize within two (2) business days or s/he will be disqualified and a new winner selected. 

PRIZES

Up to thirty (30) Qualifying Prizes and One (1) Grand Prize shall be awarded.

Qualifying Prize consists of one or more Disney® Gift Cards with a total value of $50.00 per prize.  Gift cards are subject to expiration date and other restrictions as stated on the cards or accompanying paperwork.

Grand Prize is a Disney Cruise Line® vacation that consists of:

  • 7-Night Disney Magic Cruise sailing from Port Canaveral
  • One (1) Stateroom with maximum occupancy of four (4) people
  • Roundtrip coach airfare for four (4) between the major U.S. gateway closest to the winner’s residence and Orlando Airport. 
  • Round trip ground transportation between Orlando Airport and Port Canaveral
  • All meals onboard the cruise ship – excluding Palo
  • Pre-paid onboard gratuities, government taxes and fees (as defined on Disney Cruise Line website and brochure)

Cruise must be taken within the following dates: November 3, 2014 through February 28, 2015, EXCLUDING November 21, 2014 and December 21 & 28, 2014 sailings.  Winner must book prize package at least 45 days in advance.

The estimated retail value of the vacation package is $6,950.00

NOTE:  Items that are NOT included as part of the winning vacation package(s) are:

 

  • Shore excursions
  • Travel insurance
  • Nursery charges
  • Spa treatments
  • Transportation between winner’s residence and departure airport
  • Baggage fees
  • Meals off-ship and at Palo
  • Hotel room service
  • Laundry service
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Merchandise, souvenirs, etc.
  • Local and long distance telephone calls and ship-to-shore communications including internet
  • Other tips and gratuities, service charges and taxes
  • All other costs and expenses not listed as included in the prize description above

 

Winning vacation rules and restrictions include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Vacation must be booked at least 45 days prior to the intended travel dates and must be taken by February 28, 2015 aboard the Disney Magic (at the discretion of Disney Cruise Line Vacations). 

 

  • Vacation fulfillment is subject to availability and restrictions at Disney Cruise Line® and airline seat availability.  Travel may not occur during cruise ship or airline blockout periods. Advance reservations required.

 

  • Winner must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to enter and win.  Travelers under the age of eighteen (18) must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian who must be at least eighteen (18) years of age.

 

  • Vacation is for the winner of the sweepstakes/contest and three (3) guests of the winner's choosing.

 

  • Winner and companions are responsible for providing proper citizenship documentation to travel which may include passports, valid alien registration card and/or necessary visas.  Those without proper citizenship documentation will be denied boarding.  Guests of all ages are strongly encouraged to obtain passports.

 

  • Vacation and vacation components may not be sold, traded, transferred, rescheduled to dates not within the fulfillment period set forth above, or refunded.  Vacation is not redeemable for cash.

 

  • By entering, all participants agree that Disney, its parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary entities and their respective officers, directors agents, employees and assigns are released and discharged from any and all legal claims, losses, injuries, demands, damages, actions, and/or causes of actions that arise out of and/or in any way related to the prize, the receipt, use and/or enjoyment of the prize and/or the Promotion.

 

  • Actual final retail value of trip may be higher or lower based on departure date and city.  Prize elements may be subject to additional restrictions.  Winner and all guests must travel together on specified itinerary.  All travel dates and arrangements are subject to change based on availability and provider’s approval.  Winner may not make changes once travel and accommodations are booked.  Any portion of a prize not accepted by winner will be forfeited.

Odds of winning the Grand Prize once a qualifier are 1 in 30.  Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  BEN-FM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value.  Winners may not request prize substitution.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winners must claim their prizes by completing all required paperwork in person at the BEN-FM office as instructed by BEN-FM promotions personnel.  Prizes not claimed as instructed will be forfeited. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WBEN-FM contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days, or a Greater Media Philadelphia (including WBEN-FM, WMGK, WMMR, WPEN) contest with a value of $1000 or more in the previous 365 days.  Officers, directors, and employees (and members of their household or immediate family, i.e., parents, children, spouse, siblings, grandparents, the “steps” of each and persons residing in such immediate family member’s household) of Sponsor, Disney Destinations, their respective parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies, their advertising, promotion and web design agencies, all other entities involved in the creation, administration, or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes and their respective successors and assigns, are not eligible to enter or win.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate.  Limit one qualifying call per person and per household.  Void where prohibited.

Release

By entering, all participants  release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, WBEN-FM, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Disney, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winners (and their guests, if any) will be required to sign a form releasing the Released Parties from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

Each of the Released Parties undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  The Released Parties are not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes or prize certificates before leaving the station.  The Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of 95.7 BEN-FM, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternative method of awarding the prizes.

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 95.7 BEN-FM and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

If required by law, 95.7 BEN-FM will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099.  Winners may be required to provide their social security number to 95.7 BEN-FM  for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize (including, without limitation, income, sales, excise, and use taxes). 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on the contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 95.7 BEN-FM’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 95.7 BEN-FM  or its affiliates.  95.7 BEN-FM reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 95.7 BEN-FM and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 95.7 BEN-FM studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The entrant and BEN-FM hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor:  Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc. d/b/a WBEN-FM, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.

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WMGK/WBEN-FM Dodge Dart Giveaway 2014 –

Official Contest Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

There are three ways to qualify for a chance to win the Grand Prize.  Listeners may qualify a maximum of one (1) time during enter the contest.  Limit one qualifier per household.

(1) Listen to Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK each weekday from Monday, August 11, 2014 through Friday, August 22, 2014 for the “Cue to Call” to air.  The 25th caller to 215-263-WMGK (9645) when the Cue to Call airs will win an invitation to the WMGK & WBEN-FM’s Grand Prize Car Giveaway  Party on August 27, 2014 at  Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram at 1416 Main Street in Norristown, PA.

NOTE: Only the specific Cue to Call, when played in its entirety from beginning to end, will be used to solicit contest calls.  Snippets of the Cue to Call played for advertising or promotional purposes and music beds that contain music or sounds from the Cue to Call WILL NOT count.  Listeners should try to be the 25th caller as soon as they hear the Cue to Call begin to play.  If a listener accidentally calls when a snippet or sound is played, s/he will simply be informed of the error.

Online listeners to the WMGK (Station) web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute.  Listening to the Station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.

Caller qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, and work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call.   Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number.

Forty (40) qualifiers will be selected by this method during the contest period.

(2) Listen to 95.7 WBEN-FM weekdays from Monday, August 11, 2014 through Friday, August 22, 2014, at approximately 8am, Noon, 2:00pm, and 4pm (ET), for the cue to text in the “Word of the Hour”.  When the cue to text airs, text the specified Word of the Hour (as announced in the cue to text) to 95711.  Standard message and data rates may apply.  BEN-FM will select one (1) text entry each time the cue to text airs, from all eligible entrants who text the correct Word of the Hour within 15 minutes after the cue to text airs, to qualify for an invitation to the Grand Prize Car Giveaway Party on August 27th at Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram.  Selected qualifiers will be notified via mobile phone at the number from which the selected text entry was received.  Listeners may send a maximum of one text per cue to text during each day of the contest period, for a maximum of four (4) text entries per day.

Forty (40) qualifiers will be selected by this method during the contest period.

(2) Fill out an entry form at Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram at 1416 Main Street in Norristown, PA.  Entries must be filled out in their entirety and submitted at the WMGK table any weeknight between 6pm and 8pm from August 11-15, 2014, or at the WBEN-FM table any weeknight between 6pm and 8pm from August 18-22, 2014.  Each weeknight during the contest entry period, between approximately 8:00 and 8:15pm, two entries will be selected at random from all entries received that night, and the entrants’ names will be announced on-site at Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram.  Each selected entrant who is If the entrants are present when their name is announced, they will receive an invitation to the Grand Prize Car Giveaway  Party on August 27th.  If the entrant is not present, s/he will be disqualified and another entry will be drawn from the box until the person(s) whose name(s) is/are drawn is/are present. 

Ten (10) qualifiers will be selected by each station (for a total of 20 qualifiers) via this entry method.

Once an entrant has qualified for an invitation to the Grand Prize Car Giveaway  Party, neither that person nor anyone from that person's household will be eligible to receive another invitation to the party.  In addition, the selected entrant and all members of his/her household will be ineligible to win another prize from WMGK or WBEN-FM until August 27th at 8pm, when the grand prize winner for this contest is determined.  (The Grand Prize winner will be subject to WMGK’s Stations’ standard prize eligibility restrictions thereafter.)  Entrants who have received an invitation must be present at the Grand Prize Car Giveaway Party on August 27th to be eligible to win the Grand Prize.

The WMGK & WBEN-FM Grand Prize Car Giveaway  Party will take place on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at  Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram at 1416 Main Street in Norristown, PA.  At the Grand Prize Party, WMGK and WBEN-FM listeners qualifiers will be competing with listeners from Greater Media Philadelphia radio station WBEN-FM, who will also be conducting a contest in which their listeners will call or text in as well as appear be present at the dealership for a chance to win the Grand Prize the chance to receive an invitation to the Grand Prize Party where the 2015 Chryssyler 200 will be given away.  Both WMGK and WBEN-FM will each award fifty (50) listeners invitations to the Grand Prize Party. The WMGK & WBEN Grand Prize Car Giveaway  Party will take place on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at  Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram at 1416 Main Street in Norristown, PA.  Everyone who received an official invitation to the Party Qualifiers must check in at the WMGK and/or WBEN-FM table inside the dealership between 6:15-6:45pm.  (WMGK/WBEN-FM reserve the right to begin check-in earlier than 6:15pm.)  The Grand Prize event will begin at 7:00pm.  Anyone who hasn't checked in by 6:45pm may be ruled ineligible to participate in the Grand Prize event, in WMGK’s and WBEN’s sole discretion.  Only the actual entrant qualifier who received the invitation may take part in the Grand Prize event; no substitutions under any circumstances.  If a qualifiern invitation-holder is not able to attend the Grand Prize event, s/he will be disqualified and will no longer be eligible to win the Grand Prizereceive a prize. 

At the Grand Prize Party, WMGK and WBEN-FM will conduct a contest on-site that involves eliminating contestants via one or more a random drawings or other random elimination method(s)multiple random drawings to determine the grand prize winner. 

WMGK & WBEN will choose Three (3) alternates will also be selected randomlychosen, by a random drawing, in case the Grand Prize winner is deemed ineligible or disqualified.  If the Grand Prize winner is disqualified or deemed ineligible, the first alternate will be deemed the Grand Prize winner.  If the first alternate is disqualified or deemed ineligible, the second alternate will be deemed the Grand Prize winner.  If the second alternate is disqualified or deemed ineligible, the third alternate will be deemed the Grand Prize winner. 

Prize

One hundred (100) Fifty (50) qualifying prizes will be awarded (total):  each, an invitation to WMGK & WBEN-FM’s Grand Prize Car Giveaway Party on August 27, 2014 at Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram at 1416 Main Street in Norristown, PA.  Qualifying prize has no cash value.

One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded:  a 2015 Chrysler 200, MSRP $24,250.  Prize Winning vehicle will be displayed at Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram during the contest period.  There may be miles on the vehicle odometer at the time winner takes possession.

Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for all taxes, registration, license fees, inspection and inception fees, options (if available), insurance and refundable security deposit, if applicable.  Title will be issued in the winner’s name and the winner will be responsible for all charges in excess of the MSRP  value stated above.  Winner must possess a valid driver’s license, and demonstrate adequate and valid proof of insurance in order to receive the prize.  Winner must provide all requested financial and other documentation to the dealer..  Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram reserves the right to verify eligibility qualifications of any winner. 

Grand Prize winner may elect to receive a cash option (dealer check) of $10,000 in lieu of taking title to the vehicle.  This option must be elected in writing within 14 days after the contest concludes.  Allow 4-6 weeks for processing of check. 

Odds of being selected to receive an invitation to the Grand Prize Giveaway Car Party depend on the number of people trying to call in and/or text in and the order in which calls or are taken, or the number of eligible entries received on-site, as applicable.  Odds of being selected as the grand prize winner once the entrant has received an invitation depend on the number of invitees present at the Grand Prize Party, but are no less than one in 100.  Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  WMGK/WBEN-FM and Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value.  If there is damage to the  Chrysler 200 that has occurred between transport of vehicle from factory to dealership or at dealership between the time of its arrival and the time the winner takes ownership of the vehicle, Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge  Ram reserves the right to substitute a Chrysler 200 of equal or greater value.  Winner may not request prize substitution.  Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Participants must have valid photo ID to claim invitations on-site at the Grand Prize Car Giveaway Party.  Grand Prize must be claimed as instructed by WMGK and/or wWBEN-FM personnel.  Prizes not claimed as described instructedabove will be forfeited. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WMGK or WBEN-FM contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., its affiliates (including WMGK, WMMR, WPEN, WBEN-FM), Joe Orff's Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK, WBEN-FM or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia WMGK’s metro survey area are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by WMGK.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one Grand Prize Party invitation per person and per household.  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, all entrants release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, WMGK, WBEN-FM, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Grand Prize Winner will be required to sign a form releasing WMGK and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

Each of the SponsorsWMGK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  Sponsors areWMGK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize or prize certificate after it has been claimed. Winner must inspect prize before leaving the station.  Sponsors areWMGK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WMGKSponsors, SponsorsStation management reserves the right at its their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WMGK, WBEN-FM and promotion sponsors, including Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to videotape, photograph, display and/or publish the participant's name, city of residence, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation, for advertising and marketing purposes.

Taxes

Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram or WMGK/WBEN-FM will report the total value of the prize to the IRS and will furnish winner with a federal Form 1099.  Winner must provide his/her social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and is solely responsible for payment of all federal, state and local taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize. 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  SponsorsWMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in their WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by a SponsorWMGK or its affiliates.  SponsorsWMGK reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of the SponsorsWMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK/WBEN-FM office studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WMGKSponsors hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsors:  WMGK and WBEN-FM, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004; Joe Orff’s Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, 1416 Main Street, Norristown, PA.

BEN-efits Club

Take advantage of all of the BEN-efits our club has to offer including ticket pre-sales, access to great prizes, and much more.Below is ust a few things you can win!

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