Official Contest Rules

AIR MILES® THE CANADIAN COLLECTOR CONTEST
(the “Contest”)

NO PURCHASE OR USE OF MILES NECESSARY

The Contest is open to Canadian resident AIR MILES Collectors who are 16 years of age or older. See Rule 2 below.

  1. Contest Sponsor: The Contest is sponsored by LoyaltyOne, Co. doing business as AIR MILES or the AIR MILES Reward Program (the “Contest Sponsor”), with its head office located at 351 King Street East, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 1L1.
  1. Eligibility: The Contest is open only to Canadian resident AIR MILES Collectors (“Collectors”), who are 16 years of age or older at the time of entry, except employees, representatives and agents of the Contest Sponsor, its affiliates and their respective advertising and marketing agencies, Contest administrators, judges and persons domiciled with any of the above. The Collector is the individual in whose name the Collector Number has been established or, in the case of a Business Collector, the principal associated with the Business Collector Number, as determined by the Contest Sponsor. Residence will be determined by the mailing address associated with the Collector Number. If you are not already an AIR MILES Collector you may become one by enrolling online at airmiles.ca.

    Online access and an email and a public Facebook account are required in order to participate in this Contest. Many public libraries, retail businesses and others offer free access to computers and a number of Internet service providers and other companies offer free email accounts. If you do not already have a Facebook account, you can obtain one for free at www.facebook.com.

  1. Agreement to Contest Rules: By participating in the Contest, you fully and unconditionally agree to and accept the Official Contest Rules and the decisions of the Contest Sponsor and its Contest administrators and judges, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.
  1. Contest Period: The Contest starts at 10:00:00 AM (ET) on June 17, 2019 and closes at 11:59:59 PM (ET) on July 17, 2019 (the “Contest Period”).
  1. How to Enter. No Purchase Necessary: A Collector will receive one (1) entry upon completion of the Collector number field in the form at the bottom of the AIR MILES totem animal quiz results page during the Contest Period. The AIR MILES Great Canadian Collector Quiz can be conducted by following the CollectorQuiz.airmiles.ca.

    The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to reject an Eligible Entry, in its sole discretion, that may be deemed offensive, distasteful or inappropriate.

    All Eligible Entries are subject to verification. The Contest Sponsor reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility in a form acceptable to the Contest Sponsor including, without limitation, government issued photo identification to award this Contest. Failure to provide such proof in a timely manner may result in disqualification. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of an Eligible Entry in this Contest will be the contest server machine(s) record of time.

    There is a limit of one Eligible Entry per Collector number during the entire Contest Period.  If the Collector exceeds the limit of one entry per person during the Contest Period as determined by the Contest Sponsor, their entry will be void.

  1. Prize: There is one (1) prize available to be won each consisting of 10,000 AIR MILES Reward Miles (“The Prize”).

    The approximate retail value of AIR MILES Reward Miles prize depends on the chosen method of redemption, available Reward options at the time of redemption, and the set preference between AIR MILES Cash and AIR MILES Dream balances. If redeemed with AIR MILES Cash, 95 Cash Miles can be used in-store for $10 towards purchases at participating AIR MILES Partners or 95 Cash Miles can be used online for eVouchers for $10 worth of value at participating Reward Partners. If redeemed for flights (1200 Reward Mile minimum required for flight redemption), value depends on destination chosen, date of travel and use of multiple carriers or suppliers. For example, one return economy flight in low season departure from Toronto, Ontario to Winnipeg, Manitoba is 2000 AIR MILES Reward Miles and has an approximate value of $525.00 (Canadian) excluding taxes. Winner must pay applicable taxes, related transportation fees, governmental levies, excess baggage and other non-ticket costs. The value of AIR MILES Reward Miles used for non-flight Reward options depends on Reward options in effect at the time of redemption. AIR MILES Reward Miles prize is subject to the terms and conditions of the AIR MILES Reward Program as amended from time to time. AIR MILES Reward Miles prize is not transferable or convertible to cash and must be accepted as awarded.

    All elements of the Prizes are not transferable or convertible to cash, or refundable, and must be accepted as awarded. Prize details shall be at the Contest Sponsor’s sole discretion. Where applicable, Prize elements will be awarded by the Contest Sponsor based on the mailing address associated with the Collector Number of a confirmed winner. In the case of loss, theft, mutilation, alteration or unauthorized use, a Prize and its elements will not be reimbursed or replaced. Except as expressly stated herein, a confirmed winner is responsible for all applicable taxes, fees and surcharges, if any, in respect of his/her prize and/or the use or redemption thereof.

    No compensation will be provided for failure by a confirmed winner to accept a Prize as awarded. Contest Sponsor gives no representations, warranties or conditions whether express or implied, in respect of a Prize or any elements of a Prize.

    Except as expressly stated herein, a confirmed winner is responsible for all applicable taxes, fees and surcharges, if any, in respect of his/her Prize and/or the use or redemption thereof.

    The odds of winning a Prize will depend on the total number of Eligible Entries received.

  1. Contest Draw: There will one (1) contest draw at the end of the Contest Period (“The Prize Draw”). To be eligible for the Prize Draw, an Eligible Entry must be received before the end of the contest Period.

  2. Winner Selection: A random drawing for one (1) Prize from all Eligible Entries received during the Contest Period will be conducted by an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding. Winner selection will take place at North Strategic, 445 King St W #200, Toronto, ON M5V 1K4 on July 18th, 2019 at 9:00 AM. If for any reason there are no Eligible Entries for the Contest Draw, the Prize will not be awarded. In order to be declared a winner, selected entrant must be an AIR MILES Collector and must first correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered at a pre-arranged time by telephone and otherwise comply with the Official Contest Rules. The Contest Sponsor or its representatives will make reasonable attempts to contact the selected entrant using the Social Media platform in which they used to enter the Contest and/or telephone number(s) recorded in respect of his/her Collector Number as the case may be. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted or has not responded within 1 day of the date when contact was first attempted, is not eligible in accordance with these Official Contest Rules, does not correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question or otherwise comply with these Official Contest Rules, then the selected entrant is disqualified and will not receive the Prize and another entrant may be selected. A selected entrant must sign and return to the Contest Sponsor within 1 day of receipt a Prize Acknowledgement and Release Form, in form satisfactory to Contest Sponsor, which includes a standard declaration of compliance with the Official Contest Rules and release form in order to be awarded a Prize. Failure to sign and return the Prize Acknowledgement and Release Form within 1 day of receipt will result in forfeiture of the Prize and selection of another entrant. AIR MILES Reward Miles Prize will be posted directly into the AIR MILES Collector Account of the confirmed winner within 1 week after the random drawing. To ensure that the winner receives the Prize in his or her preferred balance, winner should ensure his or her balance preferences (AIR MILES Cash balance and AIR MILES Dream balance) are set as desired prior to the Prize being posted in his/her Collector Account.

  3. General: The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to use the Winner’s name, city of residence, comments, likeness, photograph, voice and statements without further compensation, in connection with any advertising and publicity carried out by or on behalf of the Contest Sponsor in relation to the Contest or the AIR MILES Reward Program, in any media throughout the world in perpetuity. The first name or initials and city name of each Winner may also be posted on www.airmiles.ca.

    The Contest Sponsor is not responsible for any technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, or lost or unavailable network connections or garbled or deleted computer network transmissions, or failed, incomplete, garbled, misdirected or lost entries or inaccurate capture of entry or use of Miles information, even if it limits the ability to participate in the Contest. Any entry that occurs after a system failure is deemed a defective entry and is void and will not be honored. The Contest Sponsor and prize provider are not responsible for any injury or damage to persons (including each Winner and his/her guests) or property arising from the Contest or Prize, or which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from accessing or transmitting any material from the Website regardless of whether the material was prepared by the Contest Sponsor or a third party or is connected to the Website by hyperlink. All entries must be received during the Contest Period. All entries must be received during the Contest Period. All entries and prize claims are subject to verification by Contest Sponsor and will be void if not obtained through legitimate channels, or if not original, or if obtained other than in compliance with these Official Contest Rules. The Contest Sponsor will not accept screen shots or other evidence of winning or entry in lieu of its verification process. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. All entries become the property of the Contest Sponsor and will not be returned.

    Online entries must be made only by the original, manual keystrokes of the individual entrant. Use of any automated system including robotic or form filling software to enter or participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification of all entries by anyone using such assistance. 

    The Contest Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Contest Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Contest Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Contest Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

    For Québec residents, any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest in Québec may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the "Régie") for a ruling. For Quebec residents, any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

    Subject to the jurisdiction in Québec of the Régie, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize with one of equal or greater value, to cancel, terminate, amend and/or suspend the Contest without prior notice at any time and for any reason including without limitation, if viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, attempts to disrupt the Contest or other causes beyond the Contest Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper play or conduct of the Contest. In no event will the Contest Sponsor be liable for more prizes (in quantity or amount) than that specified in the Official Contest Rules.

     All entries become the permanent property of the Contest Sponsor and none will be returned. No correspondence will be entered into, except with the selected entrants. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws.

    By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Contest Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her entry only for the purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with these Official Contest Rules and the Contest Sponsor’s privacy policy (available at: https://www.airmiles.ca/arrow/PrivacyPolicy). This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may provide the Contest Sponsor or others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of their personal information. 

    The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By entering this Contest you understand that you are providing your information to the Contest Sponsor and the third parties it has engaged to assist it in administering the Contest and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used in accordance with the Contest Sponsor's Privacy Policy. The owners and operators of Facebook are completely released from all liability by each entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Contest Sponsor and not to Facebook.

    The name of each Winner may be obtained by sending a request with a self-addressed postage stamped envelope to “AIR MILES Canadian Collector Contest, Winner List Request, Attention: AIR MILES Marketing, 351 King Street East, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 1L1, until October 31, 2019. The first name or initials and City name of each Winner may also be posted on www.airmiles.ca.

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