Terms and Conditions

 

Finger on the Pulse Community Site reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms, including our Privacy Policy, at any time. It is your responsibility to check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of such changes will mean that you accept and agree to the changes. Provided you comply with these Terms, Finger on the Pulse Community Site grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use this Site.

Eligibility

Membership in any Finger on the Pulse Community Site panel is free and is open to individuals only (not corporations or other business entities) that are at least eighteen (18) years of age or such other age as required by your geographic location. Membership in certain panels may be further restricted based on your age or geographic location. If you are less than eighteen (18) years of age and win any prize or receive any cash award through Finger on the Pulse Community Site incentive program, then such award will be made to your legal guardian. You are permitted to have only one account.

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Registration and Passwords

While you may access this Site without registering for membership in any Finger on the Pulse Community Site panel, in order for an account to be established in your name, you must complete the provided online registration form. To open a member account, you must provide Finger on the Pulse Community Site with complete and valid contact information, including your full legal name, home address, valid e-mail address, and all other requested information. Your account must have a unique and valid e-mail address and password.

You agree to provide only accurate, current and complete registration information and to keep that information updated in order to maintain its accuracy. Finger on the Pulse Community Site may terminate or suspend your membership and you may forfeit your rewards if you fail to provide or keep your personal information accurate and complete.

You may use only one (1) password to open and access your account, and you may not use another account holder's password or allow anyone else to use your password, for any reason. You are solely responsible for the security of your user name and password and any activity that occurs under your membership account, whether authorized or unauthorized. Finger on the Pulse Community Site will not be responsible for any losses incurred through the use of your password by a third party, except when unauthorized use is directly attributable to the gross negligence or fraud of Finger on the Pulse Community Site. You agree to immediately notify Finger on the Pulse Community Site of any unauthorized use or breach of your member account.

Should you forget your password, you may request that Finger on the Pulse Community Site via e-mail send it to you so that you can regain use of your account. This procedure assumes that mention is made of your username, and that the e-mail address provided by you when registering is used (or the new one provided in the event of an update).

By joining as a member of Finger on the Pulse Community Site's panels, you agree to receive invitations to participate in Finger on the Pulse Community Site's Surveys and its third-party partners via e-mail. Finger on the Pulse Community Site does not guarantee that you will receive a certain minimum volume of invitations or any invitations at all. Your participation in any Survey and your disclosure of any personally-identifiable information is completely voluntary.

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Relationship

You are responsible for providing any computer equipment and communications services necessary to connect to and access this Site. You agree that neither your membership in a Finger on the Pulse Community Site panel nor your completion of any Surveys for Finger on the Pulse Community Site and its clients create any agency, partnership or employment relationship, and that your completion of Surveys is strictly as an independent contractor. You also agree that any rewards you receive for completing Surveys are the only compensation you will receive for your completion of Surveys.

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Member Code of Conduct:

Finger on the Pulse Community Site is an online community dedicated to making your voice heard and allowing you to tell leading providers of products and services what you think. When you use and post content to the Finger on the Pulse Community Site Site or our community we ask that you observe the following rules:

  • Be courteous and respect the opinions of others and behave in a manner that supports a safe and comfortable environment for all members.
  • Do not post any of the following:
    • Material that advocates illegal activity or political, religious or ideological beliefs.
    • Personal attacks or anything (including "jokes" that may be misconstrued) obscene, vulgar, illegal, harmful, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else's privacy.
    • Advertising and solicitations - Do not use any community areas to buy or solicit for goods, services, or money, or to advertise or sell products or services to others. For example, do not post any advertising, referrals, promotional materials, junk mail, "spam," chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation.
    • Any content that infringes any patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right of another.
    • Any statement that expresses or implies that any actions you take are endorsed by Finger on the Pulse Community Site or our clients.
  • Do not take any Survey other than in good faith, such as providing false answers or speeding through a survey or answering each question the same way. Finger on the Pulse Community Site reserves the right to withhold awarding rewards to you if, in Finger on the Pulse Community Site's reasonable view, your Survey responses are untruthful or not well considered.
  • Do not access or use any part of the Site for anything other than your personal, non-commercial use.
  • Do not access or use any part of the Site in any way that may violate any applicable state, federal, or international law, regulation, or other governmental requirement and/or regulation, treaty or tariff.
  • Do not resell, barter, trade or otherwise attempt to generate income by providing access to your Finger on the Pulse Community Site to others.
  • Do not impersonate any individual or entity, including, without limitation, a Finger on the Pulse Community Site employee, agent or client, or other Finger on the Pulse Community Site members or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity, including by "framing" any portion of this Site to make it look like you have a relationship with us or that we have endorsed you for any purpose.
  • Do not attempt to circumvent the Finger on the Pulse Community Site, including by requesting rankings from other members or posting content which does not respond to or pose any question in order to garner rewards.
  • Do not publish or make reference in any media to any Survey or Site content without our prior written permission.
  • Do not collect or store any personal information about other members.
  • Do not attempt to access any service or area of the Site that you are not authorized to access.
  • Do not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or interface not provided by us to access the Site or extract data.
  • Do not send to or otherwise impact us or this Site (or anything or anyone else) with harmful, illegal, deceptive or disruptive code such as a virus, "spyware", "adware" or other code that could adversely impact this Site or any recipient or take any action, such as a denial of service attack, that might impose a significant burden on this Site's infrastructure or interfere with the ordinary operation of this Site.
  • Do not re-post on the Site any statements you receive from the Finger on the Pulse Community Site help desk.
  • Do not communicate with the Finger on the Pulse Community Site help desk in a manner which is obscene, vulgar, harmful, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue or misleading.
  • Do not engage in any other activity that the Company reasonably deems improper or abusive. Failure to comply with this Code of Conduct may result in termination of your membership account.

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Confidentiality of Activities

Finger on the Pulse Community Site's clients may disclose confidential and/or proprietary information and materials to you as part of Surveys and other activities such as forums, polls, chats, phone interviews, email communications, etc., and such information and materials shall remain the sole and exclusive property of its owner. This confidential information may include, but is not limited to, new product ideas or concepts, packaging concepts, advertising and movie or television concepts or trailers, and the text, visual images and sounds related thereto. By becoming a member, you agree that you will keep the contents and materials disclosed to you as part of all activities in which you participate confidential and not disclose them to any third party or use the confidential information for any purpose except for the sole purpose of completing the activity. If you breach this obligation, in addition to termination of your account, you may be liable for monetary damages to Finger on the Pulse Community Site and/or our client for damages caused by the result of your breach.

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Privacy Policy

To better understand how Finger on the Pulse Community Site collects, uses and shares your personal information, please review our privacy policy, which is available here.

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Member Content and License

You hereby give a non-exclusive, perpetual, unlimited, worldwide, royalty-free right to Finger on the Pulse Community Site to use for any purpose any content you submit to this Site, including the right to edit, copy, transmit, publish, display, modify, distribute, create derivative works from and develop such content and to transfer such content to third parties. You, not Finger on the Pulse Community Site, will have sole responsibility and liability for all content you use, upload, post or submit to the Site, including on our message boards and in any Survey in which you participate, including the obligation to obtain any necessary approvals and authorizations required to post such content.

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Finger on the Pulse Community Site

Finger on the Pulse Community Site values our members' opinions, and to show our appreciation, Finger on the Pulse Community Site offers rewards in the form of sweepstakes.  Specifically, you may earn chances to win rewards as follows:

  • Survey Completion: Each survey you participate in will enter you into a monthly sweepstakes draws of $25 - $100 each. 7 winners are announced per month;
  • You will be emailed a week in advance, in order to confirm your user and address information. You are required to respond back to the email in 7 - 10 days, or your reward will be forfeited;

The timing of sweepstakes entries depends on the Survey. For some Surveys.

Finger on the Pulse Community Site will maintain a record of the monthly sweepstakes winners. If you feel are sweepstakes are incorrect, you must contact Finger on the Pulse Community Site by email within 60 days following our alleged error and explain in full the basis of your dispute, attaching any relevant information which offers evidence of the discrepancy. Upon receipt of your notice, we will investigate your claim and notify you of our decision to adjust, as we deem appropriate, within thirty (30) days. If we need additional time to decide your claim, we will notify you and will endeavor to render a decision as soon as reasonably practicable. Any decision by us with regard to such a claim will be final.

Gift Cards

If you are indeed a monthly sweepstakes winner, Finger on the Pulse Community Site will send the rewards in the form of American Express Gift Cards to the mailing address you provided to us in your online registration form.

In order to obtain such a card, you will be emailed a week in advance in order to confirm you user and address information. You are required to confirm this information by 7 days, or your reward will be forfeited.

Misconduct, Fraud and Correcting Account Errors

Finger on the Pulse Community Site retains the right to monitor all member activity within Finger on the Pulse Community Site. If required by law, if you have violated our Code of Conduct above, or in the event that your account shows signs of fraud, abuse or suspicious activity, your member account may be terminated. If you have conducted any fraudulent activity, Finger on the Pulse Community Site reserves the right to take any necessary legal action and may have grounds to confiscate any rewards redeemed as a result of such activity. In addition, you may be liable for monetary losses to Finger on the Pulse Community Site, including litigation costs and damages, and you will not be allowed to participate in Finger on the Pulse Community Site in the future.

If you have won a sweepstakes prizedraw in error or you believe that your member account has been the subject of suspicious activity, please contact Finger on the Pulse Community Site immediately. If it is determined that you have been the victim of fraud, the sweepstakes entries you have earned will be transferred to a new member account.

Program Duration & Changes to Rules

If the Program is terminated or your membership is terminated by Finger on the Pulse Community Site other than as a result of your breach of these Terms, you will only have 30 days from such termination date to redeem any sweepstakes rewards you may have won.  If there is a modification to Finger on the Pulse Community Site incentive program, we will endeavor to notify you; however, Finger on the Pulse Community Site will not be responsible if you do not learn of the modification. The rewards offered required for specific rewards are subject to change without notice. All rewards are subject to availability.

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Finger on the Pulse Community Site Intellectual Property

This Site is protected by intellectual property laws and you agree to respect them. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by Finger on the Pulse Community Site or its licensors.

The logo and trademarks "FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE," "FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE.com" are trademarks or registered trademarks of Finger on the Pulse Community Site or its affiliates. All other trademarks, service marks, logos and trade names used on this Site are the property of Finger on the Pulse Community Site or their respective owners. All rights are reserved.

As used herein, "Content" means (without limitation) all text, design, graphics, images, sound files, animation, video, interfaces, software, code and the selection and arrangement thereof appearing or included from time to time on this Site. All Content on this Site is subject to intellectual property rights, contractual or other protection. The intellectual property rights are owned by us or our licensors. No Content may be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way except pursuant to the express provisions of these Terms or with our prior non-electronic consent. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose may violate intellectual property rights. No title to copies or to intellectual property rights are transferred to users – all title and rights remain with us. This Site is © FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE. All rights reserved.

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Disclaimer of Warranties

By utilizing the Finger on the Pulse Community Site program, you acknowledge and agree that Finger on the Pulse Community Site is not a bank or any other kind or form of financial institution. Finger on the Pulse Community Site is not responsible for the actions of any third party, such as the issuers of any gift cards, vouchers or other rewards.

You expressly agree that your use of this Site and the Finger on the Pulse Community Site program is at your sole risk. You agree that this Site, all information on this Site, the services offered by this and their functionality, and the Finger on the Pulse Community Site program are provided by Finger on the Pulse Community Site or its corporate parents or affiliates, successors or assigns, suppliers or agents, "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE." Finger on the Pulse Community Site is not responsible for typographical errors regardless of source. In addition, Finger on the Pulse Community Site does not represent or warrant that the information accessible on this Site is accurate, complete, or current. You hereby release Finger on the Pulse Community Site and its affiliates and third party providers from all liability regarding the redemption and use of any rewards, including any rewards that, after receipt, may be lost, stolen or destroyed.

FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND DUTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, DUTIES OR CONDITIONS: (a) OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE, OF RESULTS, AND OF ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OR PRIVACY OR SECURITY OF INFORMATION; AND (b) CREATED BY TRADE USAGE, COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE FURTHER DISCLAIMS ALL DUTIES TO YOU, IF ANY SUCH DUTIES EXIST, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO REASONABLE CARE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS, AND LACK OF NEGLIGENCE. FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE FURTHER MAKES NO WARRANTY OF TITLE OR AGAINST INTERFERENCE WITH YOUR ENJOYMENT OF ANY ASPECT OF THE COMPLETE SITE, OR AGAINST INFRINGEMENT.

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Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES OR AGENTS WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SIMILAR GENERAL DAMAGES, OR FOR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OR IMPAIRMENT OF PRIVACY, SECURITY OR DATA, FAILURE TO MEET ANY DUTY (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DUTY OF GOOD FAITH, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT OR OF LACK OF NEGLIGENCE), OR FOR ANY OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER THAT ARISE OUT OF OR ARE RELATED TO ANY BREACH OR OTHER ASPECT OF THE ENTIRE AGREEMENT OR THIS SITE, EVEN IF FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND EVEN IN THE EVENT OF FAULT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR STRICT OR PRODUCT LIABILITY OR MISREPRESENTATION.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE LIABILITY OF FINGER ON THE PULSE COMMUNITY SITE, ITS CORPORATE PARENTS OR AFFILIATES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, SUPPLIERS OR AGENTS EXCEED THE ACTUAL RETAIL VALUE OF AN APPLICABLE REWARD AT ISSUE, OR IF A DISPUTE RELATES GENERALLY TO YOUR USE OF THE PROGRAM, TO THE FAIR MARKET RETAIL VALUE OF THE REWARDS WHICH YOUR UNUSED, UNEXPIRED, NON-CANCELED REWARDS ARE CONVERTIBLE INTO.

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Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold Finger on the Pulse Community Site, and its parent and affiliated companies, together with their officers, directors, owners, employees and agents harmless from any and all claims, losses, damages, suits, fines, levy's and costs (including reasonable attorney's fees and expert witness costs, including costs associated with in-house counsel), (collectively "Claims"), arising from or related to your use of this Site and any content you place on this Site, including Claims made by third parties. You agree that Finger on the Pulse Community Site has the unlimited right to defend any Claim and to settle any Claim without your prior permission. You agree to provide Finger on the Pulse Community Site with all reasonable assistance in the defense of any Claim.

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Cancelling Your Account

You may cancel your account at any time by contacting Finger on the Pulse Community Site at supportNA@Finger on the Pulse Community Site.com or by activating the "Unsubscribe" feature on this Site. Your account will also be cancelled if you withdraw from the Finger on the Pulse Community Site panel. Immediately upon deletion or your withdrawal from the Finger on the Pulse Community Site panel, your account will be closed. You understand and agree that, as noted above, upon closing your account, your right to access the Finger on the Pulse Community Site program will cease. Finger on the Pulse Community Site may terminate your account at any time for any reason.

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Tax Liability

You may be required under federal, state, and/or local laws to pay taxes on prizes you receive. You acknowledge that we may supply information to taxing agencies, or withhold taxes, at the request of those agencies or as we, in our sole discretion, deem appropriate. You acknowledge and agree that you will provide Finger on the Pulse Community Site with any additional personal information, such as your Social Security number, that Finger on the Pulse Community Site needs to comply with any reporting or withholding obligations. Your failure to provide such information within 30 days of a request sent by Finger on the Pulse Community Site to the email address registered at that time may result in the forfeiture of prizes you may have won.

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Links

Finger on the Pulse Community Site may provide links to third-party websites as a convenience to you, and Finger on the Pulse Community Site's providing of any link does not constitute an endorsement by such site of Finger on the Pulse Community Site or vice versa. You agree that Finger on the Pulse Community Site is not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and Finger on the Pulse Community Site does not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third parties. You agree that you will not use any third-party materials in a manner that would infringe or violate the rights of any other party and that Finger on the Pulse Community Site is not in any way responsible for any such use by you.

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Connecticut Law Applies and Connecticut is the Exclusive Forum.

These Terms and all performances and claims of every nature (including without limitation, contract, tort and strict liability) relating in any way to any aspect of this Site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Connecticut, U.S.A. without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any disputes regarding such claims or arising under or related in any way to these Terms or this Site shall be heard exclusively in the appropriate forum in Connecticut. You hereby consent to jurisdiction in a state or federal court sitting in Bridgeport, Connecticut and waive any claim or defense that such forum is not convenient or proper, and consent to service of process by any means authorized by Connecticut or federal law.

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Notices

Notices to You: We may give you all notices that we are required to give by posting notice on this Site. You also agree that we may give notice by email in our discretion, including notice of subpoenas or other legal process (if any). We may provide notice to any email or other address that you provide during registration. You agree to keep your address current and to check for notices posted on the Site.

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Notices to Us: We receive many emails and not all employees are trained to deal with every kind of communication, so you agree to send us notice by mailing it to Finger on the Pulse Community Site USA, Inc., 21 River Road, Wilton, CT 06897, U.S.A. Attn. General Counsel. If a law requires us to accept email notice notwithstanding the foregoing, call us at (203) 834-8585 for our address established for receipt of such notices.

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Entire Agreement; Miscellaneous.

These Terms, including items incorporated into them (e.g., the Privacy Policy), as well as any additional terms or conditions contained on the Site for particular activities, and disclosures provided by us and consents provided by you on the Site (collectively, the "Entire Agreement"), constitute the entire agreement between us and neither party has relied on any representations made by the other that are not expressly set forth in the Entire Agreement. If any provision of the Entire Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect, provided that the allocation of risks described herein is given effect to the fullest extent possible. Our failure to act with respect to a breach does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches, and time is of the essence of the Entire Agreement. This Site is controlled by us from our offices within the United States of America and is directed to U.S. users. If you choose to access this Site from locations outside the U.S., you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You may not use or export anything from the Site in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations or the Entire Agreement.

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Notice of Copyright Agent (Digital Millennium Copyright Act)

Finger on the Pulse Community Site respects the intellectual property rights of others and requests that you do the same. Anyone who believes that their work has been reproduced in this Site in a way constituting copyright infringement may provide a notice to the designated Copyright Agent for the Site containing the following:

  • An electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • The address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
  • A representation that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • A representation that the information in the notice is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

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Further Information

If you have a complaint, you may contact us at 21 River Road, Wilton, CT 06897, U.S.A. If you are a California resident, the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the Dept. of Consumer Affairs may be contacted at 400 R Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 or (800) 952-5210.

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Rules for Sweepstakes

Limit and Eligibility:

This contest is open only to legal residents of the U.S. and Canada (excluding the residents of Quebec). The contest is open to individuals who are 13 years of age or older unless otherwise specified in the invitation. To be entered into the contest, you must either complete the registration process, designated survey or complete up to the point of termination, depending on the qualification requirements of the survey, or complete the designated profile questionnaire (personal interest survey) or screener survey under the Finger on the Pulse Community Site program. You must confirm the requested contact information when prompted (after completion or termination of the survey) to be eligible for the drawing. Only one winner will be accepted per household. In the event that a winner is under the age of eighteen (18), the prize will be awarded in the name of the winner's parent or legal guardian. Completion and eligibility are determined solely by Finger on the Pulse Community Site. Finger on the Pulse Community Site employees, family members of Finger on the Pulse Community Site employees, and Finger on the Pulse Community Site's suppliers, clients, distributors and/or sales agents, affiliates or subsidiaries, promotion and advertising agencies are not eligible to win. No purchase necessary to participate in the contest. This contest is void where prohibited.

Winners and Prizes:

Winners will be chosen at random from among all valid entries. There will be 7 monthly sweepstakes draws of $25 - 100 each. The drawing will be conducted once every month.

The prize structure is as follows:

Grand Prize (1 Winner): $100 Gift Card

Second Prize (2 Winners): $50 Gift Cards

Third Prize (4 Winners): $25 Gift Cards

Total retail value of month prizes = $300

Federal, state, provincial, local and any other applicable taxes in connection with these prizes are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. Prizes are nontransferable and no substitutions are allowed. Each prize will be paid to its winner in U.S. dollars in the form of a gift card.


Odds of Winning:

The number of eligible entries for the sweepstakes will determine the odds of winning.

Notification and Conditions:

All prizewinners will be notified by email of their winnings within 6 to 8 weeks after the drawing is complete and should receive their prizes four to six weeks after notification. Any prizewinner may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and/or a Liability Release to Finger on the Pulse Community Site (if Finger on the Pulse Community Site deems necessary). This will be made clear in the notification email. Finger on the Pulse Community Site must receive this documentation within three weeks of initial notification (by email) or a prizewinner will forfeit their winnings and an alternate winner will be selected by random drawing. In the event that a prizewinner is a Canadian resident, (excluding residents of Quebec), he or she must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question over the phone. The respondent will have a maximum of three minutes to correctly answer this question without assistance of any kind.

In the event that Finger on the Pulse Community Site needs additional contact information or documentation, the winner will be notified by email, and in some cases, by telephone (if necessary). The winner will be notified no longer than three days after he or she has been chosen. Unless otherwise specified, he or she must confirm and/or correct his or her contact information with a representative of Finger on the Pulse Community Site by the same means in which he or she was notified—by email, and in some cases, by telephone (if necessary). If Finger on the Pulse Community Site requires additional contact information and/or documentation, the winner should expect to receive his or her prize four to six weeks after Finger on the Pulse Community Site receives this information. If all of the contact information and/or documentation that Finger on the Pulse Community Site requires is not received within two business weeks, an alternate winner will be selected by a random drawing.

Odds of Winning:

The number of eligible entries for the sweepstakes will determine the odds of winning.

Notification and Conditions:

All prizewinners will be notified by email of their winnings within 6 to 8 weeks after the drawing is complete and should receive their prize four to six weeks after notification. Any prizewinner may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and/or a Liability Release to Finger on the Pulse Community Site (if Finger on the Pulse Community Site deems necessary). This will be made clear in the notification email. Finger on the Pulse Community Site must receive this documentation within three weeks of initial notification (by email) or a prizewinner will forfeit their winnings and an alternate winner will be selected by random drawing. In the event that a prizewinner is a Canadian resident, (excluding residents of Quebec), he or she must correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question over the phone. The respondent will have a maximum of three minutes to correctly answer this question without assistance of any kind.

In the event that Finger on the Pulse Community Site needs additional contact information or documentation, the winner will be notified by email, and in some cases, by telephone (if necessary). The winner will be notified no longer than three days after he or she has been chosen. Unless otherwise specified, he or she must confirm and/or correct his or her contact information with a representative of Finger on the Pulse Community Site by the same means in which he or she was notified—by email, and in some cases, by telephone (if necessary). If Finger on the Pulse Community Site requires additional contact information and/or documentation, the winner should expect to receive his or her prize four to six weeks after Finger on the Pulse Community Site receives this information. If all of the contact information and/or documentation that Finger on the Pulse Community Site requires is not received within two business weeks, an alternate winner will be selected by a random drawing.

Finger on the Pulse Community Site may require a completed W-9 IRS form and a completed Affidavit of Eligibility from the prizewinner (or legal guardian). The winner(s) will be notified by email of his or her winnings after the drawing is complete. Included in this email will be a direct link to the W-9 page on the IRS website, the Affidavit of Eligibility in the form of an attachment, and the Finger on the Pulse Community Site return address. Winner(s) will need to print, complete, and mail this documentation to the Finger on the Pulse Community Site return address as referenced in the email. Finger on the Pulse Community Site must receive all of this documentation within three weeks of initial notification (by email) or the winner will forfeit his or her winnings and an alternate winner will be selected by random drawing. Winners do not need to be online or home at the time of notification. Inability of Finger on the Pulse Community Site to contact winners, by means specified herein, may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner by random selection.

Release of Liability:

Finger on the Pulse Community Site and any partners and clients affiliated with surveys are not in any way liable for lost, late, or misdirected entries or for any damage, loss, or personal injury resulting from a) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; b) printing errors; c) errors in the administration of the sweepstakes or the processing of entries; d) late, lost, or undelivered mail; or e) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. Taxes and additional shipping, handling and delivery fees in excess of the prize amount, if any, are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. By accepting the prize, the winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning said prize, any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking said prize.

Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to the acceptance of this prize. Except where prohibited, acceptance of prize constitutes winner's consent to use his or her name, likeness, and biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation. If the winner does not want to authorize the use of his or her name for the likeness of advertising and promotional purposes, he or she must inform Finger on the Pulse Community Site at the time of notification.

Conduct:

Finger on the Pulse Community Site reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be: a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the sweepstakes or any Finger on the Pulse Community Site website; b) violating the Sweepstakes Rules; c) violating the terms of service, conditions of use and/or general rules or guidelines of any Finger on the Pulse Community Site property or service; or d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.

This sweepstakes is void where prohibited and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.

Finger on the Pulse Community Site reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the sweepstakes if fraud, technical failures or any other factors beyond the reasonable control of Finger on the Pulse Community Site may impair the integrity of the sweepstakes. Participants agree to be bound by these Sweepstakes Rules and by the decisions of Finger on the Pulse Community Site, which are final and binding in all respects.

This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the state of Connecticut, USA, and all entrants agree that any action concerning this sweepstakes must be brought in the state and federal courts located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and by participating in the sweepstakes, entrants irrevocably consent to this jurisdiction.

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Privacy:

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