Ambassador Contest Official Rules

Contest Period:  The OfferingTree Ambassador Contest (“Contest”) begins at 12:00:00 am Central Time (CT) on July 7, 2021 and ends at 11:59:59 pm CT on August 31, 2021.

“Ambassadors” means anyone who has applied to, been approved and joined the Ambassador Program, which includes agreement to the OfferingTree Ambassador Program Terms & Conditions (https://www.offeringtree.com/ambassador-terms/)

“Customer” means anyone (other than yourself) who: (i) was referred by you to OfferingTree by clicking on your Ambassador Program link found within the ambassador program tab of the profile section of your your OfferingTree site (the “Unique Link”); (ii) has subscribed to one of OfferingTree’s paid plans for more than 15 days during the Contest Period; (iii) actually made a subscription payment to OfferingTree; and (iv) is not otherwise ineligible, which shall mean: (a) was not tracked through your Unique Link, (b) is not in good standing because of an invalid or expired payment method, or (c) is suspected by OfferingTree, in its sole discretion, of engaging in fraudulent activity. Any and all determinations of what constitutes a Customer and whether a Customer shall count towards an Ambassador’s total for purposes of this Contest, shall be made by OfferingTree in its sole discretion, and will be final and binding. By participating, contest participants hereby agree that reports from OfferingTree’s third-party tracking provider (FirstPromoter) shall serve as the definitive record of Customers and shall be the determining factor in the event of any dispute.

Eligibility:

Participation in the Contest requires that you are:

  • An OfferingTree user who has access to an OfferingTree site;
  • At least 18 years of age; 
  • In compliance with all of the terms set forth in the OfferingTree Ambassador Program Terms and Conditions; and
  • Do not have any other sponsorship agreement with OfferingTree (e.g., podcast sponsorship)
  • Do not live in Puerto Rico or any other jurisdiction where this contest is void and/or prohibited by law. 

How to Win:

At the start of the contest, 12:00:00 am CT on July 7, 2021, the count for all Ambassador’s Customers will be set to zero. At the end of the contest, 11:59:59 pm CT on August 31, 2021, OfferingTree will generate a report of the total number of Customers achieved by each Ambassador via it’s third-party tracking provider during the Contest Period (as defined above). The Ambassadors who achieve the top 10 highest number of customers will win a prize as follows: 

  • “Tier 1” are the Ambassadors who have generated the top 3 highest total number of Customers during the Contest Period
  • “Tier 2” are the Ambassadors who have generated the next 3 highest total number of Customers after Tier 1 winners
  • “Tier 3” are the Ambassadors who have generated the next 3 highest total number of Customers after Tier 2 winners

Prizes: Ten (10) Ambassadors will receive a single prize each:

Winner Notification: Winners will receive an email on or before September 3, 2021 at 11:59:59 CT from OfferingTree. Winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, which must be properly executed and returned within five (5) days of issuance or the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. The winner is responsible for payment of all taxes and/or fees on the prize and for any other expenses not specifically described herein. If the prize or prize notification is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, or if a winner fails to properly sign and return all forms described herein, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. By participating in the Contest, entrants hereby grant OfferingTree all rights, including the right to edit, publish, use, adapt, modify, or dispose of any proper names, likenesses, photographs, and/or city/states without further consideration or payment to the entrant online (including on the OfferingTree website), in print, or in any other media (including the Internet) for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions, without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. If an entrant changes his/her e-mail address after he/she enters the Contest, it is his/her sole responsibility to notify OfferingTree by emailing [email protected] before the end of the Contest Period.

In the Event of a Tie: a. Each Ambassador will be required to submit his/her answer/response to the following statement: “What I did to generate new Customers during the Contest Period.” b. The answer/response to the statement must be fifty (50) words or less. c. The winner will be determined by that which in the sole discretion of OfferingTree most conforms to OfferingTree business ideals. d. OfferingTree will act as the Official Judge of any “tie” generated submissions and their decision is final.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS CONTEST, ENTRANTS AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE JUDGES, WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO CLAIM AMBIGUITY IN THE RULES, AND RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS OFFERINGTREE, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, PRIZE SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, AND ALL OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS AND EMPLOYEES (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASEES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY INJURIES, LOSSES, DAMAGES, CLAIMS, ACTIONS, OR ANY LIABILITY OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM OR ARISING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY USE, MISUSE, OR NONUSE OF THE PRIZE BY THE WINNER), OR ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE OR NONUSE OF THE PRIZE THAT MAY BE AWARDED. WINNERS AGREE TO ACCEPT THE PRIZE “AS IS”. NEITHER FIRSTPROMOTER NOR OFFERINGTREE MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, CONCERNING THE PRIZES.

Additional Terms and Conditions: Entrants agree that any and all disputes relating to the Contest shall be governed by the laws of the State of Minnesota. OfferingTree and FirstPromoter are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Contest related materials; or for transactions that are lost, misdirected, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, telephone, paper transfer, mail system, human or other error; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, including inability to access any Web site associated with this Contest, or process any transaction thereon. c. If in OfferingTree’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest, the judges reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and/or void any entries submitted fraudulently, modify or suspend the Contest, or to terminate the Contest and prize as a result of the action requiring such termination. OfferingTree reserves the right to modify or terminate the Contest in its entirety at any time and at its sole discretion. Should the Contest be terminated/modified prior to the stated end date, notice will be e-mailed to the participating participants. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, OfferingTree reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any attempts by an individual to access any Web site associated with this Contest via a bot script or other brute force attack or any other unauthorized means will result in the IP address becoming ineligible. Use of automated entry devices, or Contest entry services or programs is prohibited. To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a note that says “Official Rules Request” (WA and VT may omit return postage) to: OfferingTree SBC, PO Box 580993, Minneapolis, MN 55458, USA.

Winners List: For the names of the winners, available after September 3, 2021, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (WA and VT may omit return postage) to: OfferingTree SBC, PO Box 580993, Minneapolis, MN 55458, USA. Requests must be received by September 3, 2005.

Sponsor and Administrator: The Sponsor and Administrator of this Contest is OfferingTree SBC, PO Box 580993, Minneapolis, MN 55458, USA.

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