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Aggregated information pertaining to the performance of a sponsored post may be passed onto these third parties. For example, how popular a sponsored post is with our users and any links clicked (if any) within the post. No personal information will be disclosed to these third parties as part of this process; only information in an anonymous, aggregated form may be disclosed.
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Unless otherwise stated, all giveaways will follow these guidelines:
(i) Winners will be chosen randomly.
(ii) Are hosted with the intent of adding fun to this Website and in no way are meant to be a form of gambling.
(iii) Open only to residents of Canada and U.S., unless otherwise stated.
(iv) Start and end on dates of the giveaway will be listed on each specific contest.
(v) If giveaway is self-hosted the prize will be mailed to the winner(s) within 14 days.
(vi) Please note that this Website chooses the companies that we work with very carefully and only choose companies that we think are reputable and honest. If a giveaway is sponsored by one of these outside companies or businesses, this Website cannot be held liable or responsible, should a vendor choose not to fulfill a promised prize.
(vii) Once winner is randomly chosen, they will be contacted via the e-mail address they provided upon entering the contest. In order to send the prize to the winner, we may require a mailing address. Winner recognizes that their information (name, e-mail address and/or mailing address) may need to be passed onto the prize delivering party for fulfillment of the giveaway should the prize be sponsored by an outside entity.
(viii) We may, at our discretion, make public the first name and province or state of our giveaway winner(s). All other contact information will remain private.
(ix) Each winner will have 48 hours to claim the prize, after being notified via the e-mail they used to enter the contest. After 48 hours, if there is no response (or winner does not meet entry requirements (as specified when they entered), another winner will be randomly chosen.
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(xi) Any prizes that may result in tax liability for the winner(s) are the winner(s) responsibility.
(xii) We are not responsible for lots or damaged items. Replacement items will not be provided.
(xiii) Giveaways may be promoted on Facebook, Twitter, e-mail or other social network sites. This is a means of promotion only, and any promotion on those sites is not to be interpreted as Facebook or Twitter partaking in, or being in any way responsible for that particular contest.
(xiv) We reserve the right to end, extend, or change a giveaway for any reason and without prior notice.
(xv) Odds of winning in one of our giveaways depend on the number of entrants.
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Last Updated: February 23, 2023