Thrive Market Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA EXCLUDING LEGAL RESIDENTS OF RHODE ISLAND, HAWAII, ALASKA, AND/OR STATES, MUNICIPALITIES AND U.S. TERRITORIES THRIVE MARKET DOES NOT SHIP OR PROVIDE SERVICE TO. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY .VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

By participating in this sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes"), entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, the Official Rules of the Thrivemarket.com Sweepstakes homepage the individual enters, and the decisions of Thrive Market, Inc. ("Sponsor"), and any partners (“Sponsor Partners”), which are binding and final on matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. The Sweepstakes may be subject to other terms, conditions and/or rules not included in these rules. The Official Sweepstakes Rules found on the Thrivemarket.com Sweepstakes homepage in which the individual enters take precedent over these or any other Sweepstakes Rules.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who (i) are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry except for Sweepstakes that require individuals to be twenty-one (21) years old to claim offered prizes; (ii) are residents of the United States and the District of Columbia; and (iii) have completed one of the entry procedures set forth below; (iv) are not legal residents of Rhode Island, Hawaii or Alaska (v) are not legal residents of a state, municipality or territory Thrive Market does not offer services to; (vi) are Employees of Sponsor(s) and any of their respective related companies, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and agents and any agencies or other companies involved in the development or execution of the Sweepstakes or production or distribution of Sweepstakes materials, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 AM PST on the first of each month, and ends at 11:59 PM PST on the last day of each month, (the "Sweepstakes Period").

HOW TO ENTER: No purchase or payment is necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. During the Sweepstakes Period, enter the Sweepstakes by either completing the following steps or using the Alternative Method of Entry described below.

  1. Refer 5 friends during the "Sweepstakes Period"
  2. Place an order during the "Sweepstakes Period"
  3. Visit ThriveMarket.com sweepstakes homepage and enter your email account information.

Limit one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period.

By submitting an entry, you agree that your email address and any other information provided by you or collected by Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsor in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and may be shared with Sponsor’s affiliated business entities. In addition, entrants (i) will automatically be enrolled to receive emails from Sponsor and its assignees and (ii), to the extent any such entrant opts-in to receive such emails while participating in this Sweepstakes, may be enrolled to receive emails from Thrive Market and Sponsor Partners. Any information provided shall be used (a) by Sponsor in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at https://thrivemarket.com/privacy-policy and by Sponsor Partners in accordance with their Privacy Policy(s). All information submitted to Sponsor as part of an entry becomes the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by an automated means or scripts. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void.

Alternative Method of Entry ("AMOE"):
You may also enter the Sweepstakes by sending an e-mail with your first name, last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number (including area code) to help@thrivemarket.com. To be considered eligible for a Prize during the Sweepstakes Period, AMOE e-mails must be received by Sponsor on the last day of each month

Regardless of the method used to enter this Sweepstakes, the maximum number of entries allowed during the Sweepstakes Period is one (1) entry.

DATA COLLECTION:

PRIZES:
The available prizes ("Prizes") are as follows:

$1,000 Shopping Spree on ThriveMarket.com

Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Sweepstakes. In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award any prizes other than the Prizes specified in these Official Rules. The Prizes are non-transferable and no substitutions (including, without limitation, for cash) are permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any Prize if such Prize should become unavailable for any reason. If actual value of a Prize is less than the stated approximate retail value, the difference will not be awarded. Winners shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of the Prizes, and any related shipping and handling charges.

Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery of Prizes.

PRIZE SELECTION:
The winning entries for Prizes will be chosen at random 14 days after the end of each month, for a total of one (1) winning entries. The number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period determines the odds of winning a Prize. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the potential winner, the potential winner will be deemed to be the person in whose name the applicable email address is registered.

The Sweepstakes will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential winners will be notified by email; provided, however, that Sponsor reserves the right to determine an alternate method of notification. Potential winners must claim their Prize by responding within thirty six (36) hours to the email he/she receives from Sponsor notifying him/her of such Prize, and may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release within the thirty (30) day period. If a potential winner: (i) does not return the required documents within the specified thirty (30) day limit, (ii) is unreachable or (iii) is not in compliance with these Official Rules, such potential winner will have forfeited the Prize and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If an entrant is found to be ineligible, an alternate winner may also be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If a potential winner is at least eighteen (18) years old but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, the Prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.

PUBLICITY GRANT:
Each winner, by acceptance of a Prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor, Sponsor Partners and each of their respective designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, in any manner, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval.

RELEASE; LIMITATION:
Sponsor, Sponsor Partners, and each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, "Released Parties") are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled entries or email; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the Sponsor’s website.

Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or Sponsor’s website, who are in violation of these Official Rules or who act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner for the Prizes at issue from all eligible, non-suspect entries received for such Prizes during the period prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Entrants, by participating, agree that the Released Parties will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any Prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) or participation in this Sweepstakes. By receipt of a Prize, each winner agrees to release, indemnify, and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, injuries, losses, death, or damage of any kind, resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any Prize.

THE PRIZES ARE AWARDED "AS IS" AND NEITHER SPONSOR NOR SPONSOR PARTNERS MAKE ANY, AND HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL, REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE PRIZES.

DISPUTED ENTRIES:
In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. An authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the ISP, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW:
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or the awarding of the Prizes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in Los Angeles, CA; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iii) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"); and (iv) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. California Law, without reference to choice of law rules, governs the Sweepstakes and all aspects related thereto.

WINNERS LIST: For the names of the winners, send an email to help@thrivemarket.com.