FAMILY DOLLAR HOME MAKEOVER CHALLENGE SWEEPSTAKES

Official Rules

Family Dollar “Makeover Challenge” Sweepstakes
Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES YOU EXPRESSLY OPT IN TO RECEIVE EMAIL FROM SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW), WITH SPECIAL OFFERS/PROMOTIONS (“PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS”). ENTRANTS CAN OPT OUT OF RECEIVING PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS AT ANY TIME.

DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES/ENTRY PERIODS: The “Family Dollar Makeover Challenge” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 a.m. Easter Time (“ET”) on February 9, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on March 1, 2014 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

The Sweepstakes Period is subject to twenty one (21) daily entry periods (each, an “Entry Period”), each associated with a daily drawing (each, a “Daily Drawing”). Each Entry Period starts at 12:00 a.m. ET and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on the Entry Period date itself. For example, the first Entry Period starts at 12:00 a.m. ET on February 9, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on February 9, 2014. For each Daily Drawing, one (1) daily prize winner (each, a “Daily Prize Winner”) will be selected and he/she will win a daily prize (“Daily Prize”). Non-winning Entries (comprised of the “Initial Entry” and optional “Bonus Entries” as further defined in the “TO ENTER” section below) from previous Daily Drawings will carry over and be eligible for subsequent Daily Drawings. All eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period will also be eligible for a chance to win the grand prize (“Grand Prize”). NOTE: The maximum number of Entries an Entrant can receive into the Grand Prize drawing is six (6) as further described in the “TO ENTER” section below. For purposes of these Official Rules the Daily Prizes and Grand Prize will be collectively referred to as “Prizes”. See the “WINNING” and “PRIZES” section of these Official Rules for complete details. Limit of one (1) Daily Prize and one (1) Grand Prize per person/household.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal U.S. residents residing in the United States and the District of Columbia, (excluding residents of Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, Puerto Rico, and Washington) who are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry (the “Entrant”). Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live) or persons living in same household (whether related or not) of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and each of its respective parent companies, divisions, affiliates, contractors, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes including, but not limited to National Sweepstakes Company, LLC (the “Independent Administrator”) are not eligible to participate. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void in Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Washington and where restricted or prohibited by law. Persons who have previously won a contest, sweepstakes or promotion of any kind sponsored or otherwise associated with Sponsor within the thirty (30) calendar days immediately preceding the start of this Sweepstakes are ineligible to participate or win a Prize.

TO ENTER: There are two (2) ways to earn Entries into the Sweepstakes as further described below; (a) the initial entry (“Initial Entry”); and (b) bonus entries (each, a “Bonus Entry”). All Entrants must first obtain an Initial Entry into the Sweepstakes prior to earning Bonus Entries.

Initial Entry (Required): Limit of one (1) Initial Entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Visit http://mysav.in/homemakeover (the “Website”) to access the official Sweepstakes entry form (“Entry Form”). Then, complete the Entry Form in its entirety by submitting your full name (including your first and last name) and your email address. Upon clicking the “Enter Sweepstakes” button, Entrants will receive one (1) Initial Entry into the Daily Drawing associated with the Entry Period for which he/she clicked the “Enter Sweepstakes” button. Such Initial Entry will also be eligible for each Daily Drawing held thereafter, unless or until the respective Entrant is selected as a Daily Prize Winner. In addition to being eligible for Daily Drawings, such Initial Entry will also be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing. The maximum number of Initial Entries an Entrant can receive into the Grand Prize drawing is one (1).

Bonus Entries (Optional): There are two (2) ways to earn Bonus Entries into the Sweepstakes as outlined below. Regardless of the method(s) used to obtain Bonus Entries into the Sweepstakes, the maximum number of Bonus Entries an Entrant can receive is five (5).

(a) Sharing the Sweepstakes via Social Networks:
• Facebook® “Like” and Pinterest “Share”: If desired, after clicking the “Enter Sweepstakes” button (outlined above), click the applicable icon/button to either “Pin” or “Like” your favorite home makeover photograph (“Photo”) to your Pinterest profile or Facebook® page. Then, click the “Continue” button.
• Recommend/Share on Facebook®: If desired, click the “Recommend” or “Share” icon/button to recommend or share the Sweepstakes on your Facebook® page.
• Recommend/Share on Twitter®: If desired, click the “Tweet” icon/button to share the Sweepstakes on your Twitter® page.
• Share the Special Link: If desired, copy, paste and share the Sweepstakes link (https://contest.io/c/39nxmhsk) in any way you wish (including personal blog posts and other social networks).

Entrants will receive one (1) Bonus Entry into the drawing associated with the Entry Period in which a referred friend (the “Friend”) either; (a) entered the Sweepstakes via the Facebook® “Like”; (b) entered the Sweepstakes via the Pinterest “share”; (c) entered the Sweepstakes via a Facebook® “Recommendation” or “Share”; (d) entered the Sweepstakes via the Twitter® “share”; or (e) entered the Sweepstakes via the Sweepstakes link. Such Bonus Entry will also be eligible for each Daily Drawing held thereafter, unless or until the respective Entrant is selected as a Daily Prize Winner. In addition to being eligible for Daily Drawings, such Bonus Entry will also be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing. The maximum number of Bonus Entries an Entrant can receive into the Grand Prize drawing is five (5).

IMPORTANT: IN ORDER TO RECEIVE BONUS ENTRIES, THE FRIEND(S) WHO LEARNED OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIA ANY OF THE SOCIAL NETWORK REFERRALS LISTED ABOVE MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND MUST ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES BY FOLLOWING THE STEPS TO RECEIVE AN INITIAL ENTRY. IF A REFERRED FRIEND DOES NOT ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES BY FOLLOWING THE STEPS TO RECEIVE AN INITIAL ENTRY, OR IF HE/SHE IS NOT ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES NO BONUS ENTRIES WILL BE AWARDED TO YOU FOR THAT FRIEND.

(b) Without Sharing the Sweepstakes via Social Networks: To receive Bonus Entries into the Sweepstakes without sharing the Sweepstakes via social networks, visit www.mysav.in/AMOE and complete the Bonus Entry Form in its entirety including your first name, last name, address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, date of birth, and email address. The press the “Submit” button in order to receive one (1) Bonus Entry into the drawing associated with the Entry Period in which you clicked the “Submit” button. Such Bonus Entry will also be eligible for each Daily Drawing held thereafter, unless or until the respective Entrant is selected as a Daily Prize Winner. In addition to being eligible for Daily Drawings, such Bonus Entry will also be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing. The maximum number of Bonus Entries an Entrant can receive into the Grand Prize drawing is five (5).

The use of any agencies or automated software to submit Entries will void all Entries submitted by that person. Any attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different identities, and/or any other methods will void that Entrant’s Entry and that Entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an Initial Entry the entry will be deemed submitted by the person in whose name the email account (provided at time of entry) is registered (“Authorized Account Holder”).The Authorized Account Holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email account by an entity responsible for assigning email addresses. Potential Prize Winners (defined below) may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder. No mechanically or programmatically reproduced Entries are permitted. Sponsor will not confirm receipt of Entries for Entrants. All Entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, or damaged Entries. By entering, each Entrant; (a) represents that he/she is at least eighteen (18) years of age and otherwise eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes; and (b) fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and legally binding in all respects. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook®, Twitter® or Pinterest. Entrants understand that the information being provided at point of entry is being provided to the Sponsor solely, and not to Facebook®, Twitter® or Pinterest.

WINNING: There are two (2) ways to win Prizes in the Sweepstakes. Each of the random drawings will be conducted by the Sponsor whose decisions are based upon their sole discretion and interpretation of these Official Rules and are final and binding in all respects.

Daily Drawings: There will be twenty one (21) Daily Drawings held on or about the business day immediately following each of the Entry Periods. For example, the Daily Drawing for the first Entry Period (starting at 12:00 a.m. ET and ending at 11:59 p.m. ET on February 9, 2014) will be held on or about February 10, 2014; the Daily Drawing for the last Entry Period (starting at 12:00 a.m. ET and ending at 11:59 p.m. ET on March 1, 2014) will be held on or about March 3, 2014. For each Daily Drawing one (1) Daily Prize Winner will be selected at random from among all eligible Entries received during the respective Entry Period (along with any non-winning eligible Entries received from preceding Entry Periods). A total of twenty one (21) Daily Prize Winners will be selected in this Sweepstakes. Odds of being selected as a Daily Prize Winner in the first Entry Period depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received in Entry Period 1. Odds of being selected as a Daily Prize Winner in any of the remaining Entry Periods depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received during the respective Entry Period, combined with the total number of non-winning eligible Entries received from preceding Entry Periods.

Grand Prize Drawing: There will be one (1) Grand Prize drawing held on or about March 3, 2014. For the Grand Prize drawing, one (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected at random from among all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected in this Sweepstakes. Odds of being selected as the Grand Prize Winner depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The total number of Entries a person can receive in the Grand Prize drawing is five (5) as described in the “TO ENTER” section above.

NOTIFICATION: The potential Daily Prize Winners will be notified by the Sponsor within five (5) business days of each Daily Drawing date (“Notification”). Notifications will be sent via email to each potential Daily Prize Winner’s email address (as provided via the Entry Form). Upon Notification, potential Daily Prize Winners will be required to submit to Sponsor, their complete contact information (including his/her first name, last name, address, city, state, zip code, and date of birth) for Sponsor to verify eligibility and ship the respective Daily Prize. The potential Grand Prize Winner will notified by the Sponsor within five (5) business days of March 3, 2014. Upon Notification, the potential Grand Prize winner will also be required to submit to Sponsor, his/her complete contact information (including his/her first name, last name, address, city, state, zip code, and date of birth) for Sponsor to verify eligibility and ship the Grand Prize. Sponsor will make two (2) attempts to reach potential Prize Winners via the Notification. In the event the Sponsor cannot reach a potential Prize Winner via the Notification after two (2) attempts, or if it is determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, that a potential Prize Winner is not eligible in accordance with these Official Rules, an alternate Prize Winner will be selected at random as follows: (a) for Daily Prize Winners: from among all remaining non-winning eligible entries received from the respective Entry Period (including any non-winning entries received from preceding Entry Periods); or (b) for Grand Prize Winner: from among all remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. In such case, the alternate Prize Winner will be notified as outlined above. The Prize Winners will each receive their respective Prize within six (6) to eight (8) weeks from the date in which the verification via the Notification is complete.

PRIZES:
Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner inclusive of an Apple® 16GB iPad Air. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $499.
Daily Prizes: One (1) Daily Prize of a $50 Family Dollar gift card will be awarded to each Daily Prize Winner. The ARV of each Daily Prize is $50.00. A total of twenty one (21) Daily Prizes will be awarded in the Sweepstakes. The total ARV of all Daily Prizes to be awarded is $1,050. Gift Cards are subject to individual Gift Card terms and conditions.
The total ARV of all Prizes to be awarded in the Sweepstakes is: $1,549. No substitution or cash alternative will be provided for any Prize. Sponsor will not replace a lost, mutilated or stolen Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize with a prize of comparable or greater value if Prize should become unavailable for any reason. Prize is not transferable prior to award. The Prizes consist only of the items specifically listed as part of the Prize descriptions. Prize Winners agrees that the Prizes are being provided “as is”, and the Released Parties (as defined in the “RELEASE” section below) make no warranty, representation or guarantee regarding a Prize, including but not limited to its quality, condition, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Prize Winners must look solely to the manufacturer of a Prize for any such warranties or guarantees, if any. Name of prize manufacturers are used solely for the purposes of identification of the Prizes. No endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or approval of prize manufacturers is intended or implied by such use. The Prize Winners consent (and agree to sign any additional documents required by Sponsor to formalize, effect or perfect such consent, except where prohibited by law) to Sponsor’s use of his/her name, likeness (photograph and/or video), biographical information, and voices in advertising/publicity/trade without compensation, notice or approval; and, each Prize Winner disclaims any ownership rights of such advertising/publicity/trade material (TN residents will not be required to sign a publicity release). No more than the number of Prizes set forth in these Official Rules will be awarded. Limit of one (1) Prize per person/household.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole discretion 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 cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and conduct the Sweepstakes in a manner which in its sole discretion is fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted to the Website.. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the Prizes at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. 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 Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify or reject any incomplete, inaccurate or false entry. ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW, AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. SPONSOR'S FAILURE TO ENFORCE ANY TERM OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF THESE PROVISIONS.
RELEASE: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Pinterest, and each of their respective officers, directors, managers, employees, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, members, shareholders, insurers, servants, divisions, predecessors, successors, representatives, distributors, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, including the Independent Administrator, consultants and legal advisors (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt, redemption or use of any Prize.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a); unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or as it pertains to the Sweepstakes; (b) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (c) any injury or damage to persons or property (including but not limited to Entrant's wireless device, or mobile phone) which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes; (d) any printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials (if applicable); (e) stolen, lost, late, misdirected, corrupted, incomplete, or indecipherable entries or the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, wireless device carrier networks or Internet Service (as applicable); (f) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, mobile device, cable, network (including Entrant’s particular wireless device carrier network), hardware or software; (g) Entrant’s inability to connect to his/her particular mobile device carrier network for any reason, including due to poor carrier reception and/or signal strength at any particular location (if applicable); and (h) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, wireless device carrier networks or Internet service. All federal, state and local regulations apply.
*USE OF DATA / ENTRANTS PERSONAL INFORMATION/PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS: Information collected from Entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policies, located at http://www.familydollar.com/termsofuse.aspx. By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy and hereby agree to: (a) Sponsor's collection and usage of their personal information in accordance with the Sponsor’s privacy policy; and (b) receive Promotional Materials from Sponsor. To unsubscribe to Promotional Materials at any time, click the “Unsubscribe” link found in the body of the Family Savings Email.
WINNER’S LIST/RULES REQUEST: For the name of the Prize Winners or a copy of these Official Rules, please submit a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt no later than April 30, 2014 to “Family Dollar Makeover Challenge Sweepstakes”, PO Box 560, Milford, IA 51351 (please specify “Winners List” or “Rules Request” on the outside of the envelope). Residents of VT may omit return postage.
SPONSOR: Family Dollar Stores, Inc., 10401 Monroe Road, Matthews, NC 28105. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook®, Twitter® or Pinterest. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc. and Twitter® is a registered trademark of Twitter, Inc.

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