Printer-Friendly Best Buy Gift Card Sweepstakes Official Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE CHANCE OF WINNING.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Sweepstakes begins 12:00:01 AM, Eastern Time (“ET”), on July 1, 2005 and ends 11:59:59 PM, ET, on September 30, 2005

WHO IS ELIGIBLE:  Participation is open to persons who are legal residents of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia), and must be age 21 or over. The following persons are not eligible to participate or win prize:  Persons who are now directors, eFile, Print FedEx OfficeSM employees or agents of Sponsor or its subsidiaries, parent, affiliates, advertising or promotion agencies, printers and suppliers of promotional materials, judging or fulfillment organizations, or auditing or legal firms involved with the promotion, nor any immediate family members (parents, children, stepparents, stepchildren, siblings, or spouse) or who live in the same household as any person in any of the preceding categories. Void outside the U.S., in Puerto Rico, and where prohibited by law.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter without purchase, hand print your legal name, address (no P.O. Boxes accepted), daytime phone number and date of birth on a 3” x 5” card and mail in an envelope to: FedEx Office $15,000 Best Buy Gift Card Sweepstakes, Dept. FED 2-C, P.O. Box 3006, Rogers, MN  55374-3006 OR you will be automatically entered once per week throughout the entire Sweepstakes Period, when you place your first FedEx Office order each week from a personal computer utilizing the File, Print FedEx OfficeSM software. Once an order is received, an automated “order received” email will confirm your order and notify that you have been automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. Participants may obtain a free copy of the File, Print FedEx OfficeSM software application on Compact Disk at any participating FedEx Office location while supplies last, or by logging on to www.FedExKinkos.com, clicking on the File Print FedEx OfficeSM icon, and following the instructions for installation. System requirements for this application are Windows 2000 or Windows XP operating system, Intel® Pentium® III-compatible CPU with 500MHz processor, 150MB of free disk space for Microsoft .NET Framework (if not already installed) and 30MB of free disk space. (No Apple® systems can be used). If you are utilizing a PC at work you may need help from your information technology department to get administrative privileges to install this software. Any other attempted form of entry is void. Sponsor’s servers shall be sole determination of if and when "receipt" of an Internet order and eligible entry occurs. In the event of dispute, Internet order/entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter Sweepstakes at time of entry. Sponsor is not responsible for any damage, technical problems, or loss of data suffered by the entrant's computer when setting up, down loading, or using the software provided by the Sponsor. Regardless of method of entry, limit one entry per person per week throughout the Sweepstakes Period, equating to a total of thirteen (13) possible entries. No mass mechanically or automatically reproduced or submitted entries allowed. All mail-in entries must be postmarked by 9/30/05, and all Internet entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM ET, on September 30, 2005 when the game ends.  Even if post-marked by 9/30/05, mail-in entries must actually be received within three (3) days (excluding days U.S. Post Office does not deliver) after such date.

Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, illegible, stolen, postage-due entries or human error that may occur in the receipt or processing of the entries. Furthermore, Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware, software failures/malfunctions/errors of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify and prosecute, to the fullest extent of the law, any person, in its sole discretion, who has tampered with this sweepstakes or engaged in any other fraudulent conduct. All entries received become property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

MONTHLY PRIZE DRAWINGS: There will be three (3) Monthly Random Drawings, to be executed on or about 8/14, 9/14 and 10/16, from among all eligible entries received during July, August and September of 2005. For each Monthly Drawing, five (5) winning entries will be selected from all Internet entries received by 11:59:59 PM ET on the final day of the calendar month, plus all eligible mail-in entries postmarked by the final day of the said month, and received within three (3) days (excluding days U. S. Post Office does not deliver) of month’s end.  Non-winning entries will be carried over into each subsequent Monthly Drawing. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received by the respective drawing dates. Drawings will be managed by an independent judging organization, whose decision shall be final and binding in all respects. Winners will be personally notified by phone within five (5) days of the drawing. If Winners cannot be located or notified by phone (no phone messages), or does not respond and claim his/her prizes within seven (7) days after notification, the prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Prize will be delivered approximately 8 - 10 weeks after the qualification of the Winner who has provided all required releases and other documentation.

PRIZES: Five (5) Winners each month, for a total of fifteen (15) Winners over the entire Sweepstakes, will each receive a Best Buy Gift Card in the amount of $1,000. Prize is non-transferable, subject to Gift Card conditions and may not be given, bartered or sold. (Actual Retail Value (“ARV”) $1,000 per each prize).  (Total ARV for all prizes is $15,000)

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:   By participating, entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are and shall be final, binding and conclusive. By accepting a prize, Winners consent, without limitations, and without receiving additional compensation, to the use of their names, photographs, and/or likenesses for advertising and/or trade purposes of Sponsor and its affiliates, and agents, except where prohibited by law. Should featured prizes become unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of like value. Winners wave the right to assert as a cost of winning the prize, any costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize. All applicable taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of Winners. Winners will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, publicity releases and releases of liability. Affidavits and releases must be returned within seven (7) days of notice, or prize will be forfeited. Promotion void in whole or in part where prohibited or restricted by law. This promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By participating and accepting a prize, each Winner releases Sponsor, its employees, its agents, including advertising and promotion agencies, and its subsidiaries, parent, and affiliates from any and all liability with respect to the use or misuse of the prize. Each Winner is responsible for all Federal, State and Local taxes on prize.

Additional:   For a Winners List, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by September 30, 2005 to:  FedEx Office   $15,000 Gift Card Winners List, P.O. Box 7430, Wilton, CT   06897 -7430. Winners list will be sent when the prizes have been awarded. By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrants grant the Sponsor permission to contact them concerning future offers and promotions. See FedExKinkos.com for company Privacy Policy. Best Buy and BestBuy.com are registered trademarks of Best Buy Co., Inc. and are used with permission.

Sweepstakes Sponsor:  The Sponsor is FedEx Office, Three Galleria Tower, 13155 Noel Road, Ste. 1600, Dallas, TX  75240. FedEx Office and File, Print FedEx OfficeSM are proprietary service marks of Federal Express Corporation and FedEx Office©2005 FedEx Office.



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