OFFICIAL RULES FOR PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES FOR PCHTV INSTANT WIN GAME





OFFICIAL RULES FOR PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE SWEEPSTAKES

A limit of one online entry per day is allowed per individual and per e-mail address for each separate online promotion unless otherwise specified. Subsequent entries determined to be submitted from the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses in violation of this rule will be declared ineligible.

All entries received by 11:59 P.M., ET, 12/19/17 from this Bulletin will be eligible for our $2 Million SuperPrize® (Giveaway No. 8800). You will automatically be entered into this Giveaway by completing the entry process. Upon timely entry, your assigned Prize Number(s) will be fully eligible to win. On days when you are eligible for multiple entries, multiple Prize Numbers will be assigned to you. Entries submitted from this Bulletin/Promotion after the deadline will be deemed invalid.

The SuperPrize Number associated with the winning Bulletin/promotion that matches the winning number for Giveaway No. 8800 wins.

You may receive multiple entry opportunities into our ongoing Giveaways. Various presentations of these Giveaways using various prizes/prize values may be presented to the public. The winning entry will be eligible for the prize configuration promoted in the Bulletin or pch.com offer from which it comes. A winner's prize may be supplemented up to the maximum amount of the Giveaway at PCH's option.

Unless otherwise specified,if the matching winning number from a Giveaway has not been returned at giveaway end, the minimum registered prize amount alone is guaranteed to be awarded to an alternate winner by second chance random drawing among eligible entries at giveaway end. In the event that the winning number from a winning Bulletin/promotion is duplicated, there will be a random drawing among such inadvertently duplicated numbers to determine a winner. In case of a dispute, winning entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.

Prizes will be paid as follows: If the matching winning number for Giveaway No. 8800 is assigned to a timely entrant from this Bulletin, the winner will receive $50,000.00 a year for 29 years and a final payment of $550,000.00 in the 30th year. Present value of Giveaway No. 8800 will vary depending on interest rates and market conditions at the time of the award.

Winners will be notified by mail or in person at our option. Prize award date(s) promoted in this e-mail bulletin may be adjusted to accommodate travel arrangements and scheduling conflicts.The entrant named on the winning entry form will be considered the winner. Winner must be located and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility within 30 days or we will select an alternate winner. Entry constitutes permission to use winner's name and photograph in television commercials, in website promotions, and for other promotional purposes, unless prohibited by law.

Board of Judges' decisions are final. Giveaways may be ended early for promotional purposes, and if so, all eligible entries will be included and the winner selection method will not change. Taxes are winner's responsibility. Giveaway No. 8800 is open to U.S. and Canadian residents who are physically located and residing within their respective country of residence; however online entry is only open to U.S. residents. U.S. and Canadian residents can enter ongoing Giveaways open to them by writing to the address shown below. Void where prohibited. All giveaways are void in the province of Québec, and residents of that province are not eligible to enter or win. Principals and employees of Publishers Clearing House, their affiliates and subsidiaries, their contest processors, their immediate families and the Board of Judges are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws apply.

By entering this promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Board of Judges. Publishers Clearing House and their agencies are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Publishers Clearing House and their agencies assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries. Publishers Clearing House and their agencies are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Publishers Clearing House which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House reserves the right to terminate the online portion of the promotion. Entries become the property of Publishers Clearing House and will not be returned.

Publishers Clearing House reserves the right through decision by the Board of Judges to disqualify any entry determined to be the result of tampering with the Publishers Clearing House online system in violation of the letter and spirit of the official rules. Any use of programmed, automatic or scripted entry methods will void all associated entries and individuals using such methods may be disqualified for future entry opportunity.

Write-In Entry Instructions. You may write in as often as you like to enter our ongoing Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes at the address below. Sweepstakes eligibility will be based on date the write-in entry is received. Just mail each entry separately. We do not accept entries from a third party or entries sent in bulk.

1-800-645-9242
Publishers Clearing House
101 Winners Circle
Jericho, NY 11753

To receive future Sweepstakes opportunities, to obtain our most recent list of winners, or if you wish to stop receiving Bulletins from us, just let us know by calling the number or writing to us at the address above.

ALL PRIZES ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AWARDED AS OFFERED
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER
BUYING WON’T HELP YOU WIN

SWEEPSTAKES FACTS FOR PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE PRIZES
Prize/Value Giveaway
No.
End Date Est. Odds of Winning

$2,000,000.00 8800 *2/28/18 1 in 2,400,000,000

  • * Winner may be determined earlier. See Official Rules for details.

You Have Not Yet Won. All Entries Have The Same Chance Of Winning. The winner has not been identified. We don't know who the winner is. If you enter our Sweepstakes, your entry will have the same chance to win as every other entry.

Enter For Free. You don't have to buy anything to enter. Just follow the instructions in the Official Rules.

Enter As Often As You Like. You don't have to wait for us to e-mail you an entry opportunity. You may submit additional entries simply by writing to us at: 101 Winners Circle, Jericho, NY 11753. Each time you write to us you will be entered once into each ongoing sweepstakes. Each entry request must be mailed separately.

Buying Won't Help You Win. Your chances of winning without a purchase are the same as the chances of someone who buys something. It would not be lawful to give any advantage to buyers in a Sweepstakes.







OFFICIAL RULES FOR PCH.COM INSTANT WIN GAME

 

1. Eligibility
A limit of one entry into this Instant Win Game per day is allowed per individual and per e-mail address for each separate online promotion unless otherwise specified. Subsequent entries determined to be submitted from the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses in violation of this rule will be declared ineligible. Giveaway Nos. 9289, 10126, 10127, 10128 and 10129 are limited to U.S. resident PCH.COM users who are physically located and residing in the U.S. Void where prohibited. All Giveaways are void in the province of Québec, and residents of that province are not eligible to enter or win. Principals and employees of Publishers Clearing House, their affiliates and subsidiaries, their contest processors, their immediate families and the Board of Judges are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws apply.

2. How to enter the Sweepstakes
To enter, watch videos on PCHTV between July 1st, 2017 (12:00 AM, ET) and September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET). You will either win a prize or receive a Token award, depending on what is revealed. Please see Sections 5 and 6 of these Official Rules for information on what happens if you win and how to credit Tokens. Entries received after September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET) will not be eligible to win an instant prize.

3. Current Prizes and Token Awards
Giveaway No.  9289
The promotional period for Giveaway No. 9289 begins December 20th, 2016 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on December 19th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET) or earlier at our option.

Prize: One (1) @ One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) Cash (See section 4 below for replenishment option.)

Giveaway No. 10126
The promotional period for Giveaway No. 10126 begins July 1st, 2017 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: Ninety-Two (92) One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) Cash

Giveaway No. 10127
The promotional period for Giveaway No. 10127 begins July 1st, 2017 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: Ninety-Two (92) Fifty Dollars ($50.00) Cash

Giveaway No. 10128
The promotional period for Giveaway No. 10128 begins July 1st, 2017 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: Ninety-Two (92) Twenty Dollars ($20.00) Cash

Giveaway No. 10129
The promotional period for Giveaway No. 10129 begins July 1st, 2017 (12:00 AM, ET) and ends on September 30th, 2017 (11:59 PM, ET).

Prizes: Two Thousand, One Hundred Sixteen (2,116) Ten Dollars ($10.00) Cash

Everyone who plays the game and does not win a prize in one of the above-listed amounts will be randomly granted up to Five Hundred (500) Tokens.

Giveaway Nos. 10126, 10127, 10128 and 10129 are instant win Giveaways that may be offered across various pch.com promotions. Giveaway No. 9289 is an instant win Giveaway that may be offered across various promotions on PCH online properties.

4. Winner Selection Methodology -- Cash Prizes
Computer-generated potential winning times will be randomly selected during the promotional periods and prizes will be randomly assigned to the winning times. If you are the first person to play at or after a winning time during the promotional periods, you will win a prize.

The various presentations of the game devices are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent the actual odds of winning. For the actual odds of winning a prize, see the Sweepstakes Facts in these Official Rules.

In the unlikely event that, due to a system malfunction or other technical error, more than one person is identified as a winner of a single instant-win prize, PCH reserves the right to hold a random drawing to determine the winner of the prize.

For Giveaway No. 9289, we reserve the right to replenish the prize if it has been awarded to enable continuance of the Giveaway. In the event of replenishment, a new winning time will be randomly selected during the remainder of the promotional period. If you are the first person to play at or after a winning time during the promotional period, you will win a prize.

5. What Happens If I Win?
You will be notified immediately if you have won a prize. All prizes under $600.00 will automatically be sent to you within 3-5 weeks. For prizes $600.00 and above, you will be contacted with further instructions on how to claim your prize. At least one prize in the amount promoted as a replenishable prize is guaranteed to be awarded during the promotional period, either as an instant win or in a random drawing at Giveaway end. All personally-identifiable information submitted by any winner to claim a prize is subject to the Privacy Policy.

6. Tokens
Tokens are awarded randomly. If this game reveals a token amount, that token amount will be automatically credited to your PCH.COM Account.

7. Publicity
Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name and photograph in television commercials, in website promotions, and for other promotional purposes, unless prohibited by law. Parent or Legal Guardian must act for a minor.

8. General Conditions
By entering this promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Board of Judges. Publishers Clearing House, its affiliates and agents and representatives of any of them are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes, winner selection or display of sweepstakes results. Publishers Clearing House, its affiliates and agents and representatives of any of them assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to or alteration of entries. Publishers Clearing House, its affiliates and agents and representatives of any of them are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or a combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading materials for this Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs or unanticipated program functions or results, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, human error or any cause beyond the control of Publishers Clearing House which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House reserves the right to terminate, suspend, adjust or modify the promotion to run as anticipated or otherwise in accordance with the fair application of the laws of chance. Entries become the property of Publishers Clearing House and will not be returned.

The use of unfair, improper or unauthorized methods to access and enter this Instant Win Game is strictly prohibited, including (but not limited to) the opening and/or use of multiple accounts, the use of unauthorized or altered software or hardware to assist play (including the use of bots, bot nets, collusion with bots and/or use of gaming software or programs), accessing the Site from a foreign or otherwise ineligible location or IP address, using automated technology, proxy servers or other means to conceal your identity, any act or circumstance that unfairly alters your chance of winning, gives you an unfair advantage, or constitutes the commission of fraud or deception. Entries submitted through such methods are not valid entries and are not eligible to win; any "winning" invalid entries will be void and may report a losing result; any prizes, winnings and any other representative of value (if any) that you may otherwise have been entitled to receive shall be void and/or forfeited; and any prizes, winnings or representative of value already received by you shall be subject to disgorgement. Any use of programmed, automatic or scripted entry methods will void all associated entries and individuals using such methods may be disqualified for future entry opportunity.

9. Disputes
Decisions of the Board of Judges are final. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to play will be deemed to be the entrant. Failure by Publishers Clearing House to enforce any provision in these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

1-800-645-9242
Publishers Clearing House
101 Winners Circle
Jericho, NY 11753

To receive future Sweepstakes opportunities, to obtain our most recent list of winners, or if you wish to stop receiving Bulletins from us, just let us know by calling the number or writing to us at the address above.

ALL PRIZES ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AWARDED AS OFFERED
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER
BUYING WON’T HELP YOU WIN


SWEEPSTAKES FACTS FOR PCHTV INSTANT WIN PRIZES
Prize/Award Giveaway
No.
End Date Est. Odds of Winning

$100.00

9289 *12/19/17 1 in 120,000,000**

$21,600.00
(2,116 @ $10.00)

10129 9/30/17 1 in 14,178**

$9,200.00
(92 @ $100.00)

10126 9/30/17 1 in 326,087**

$4,600.00
(92 @ $50.00)

10127 9/30/17 1 in 326,087**

$1,840.00
(92 @ $20.00)

10128 9/30/17 1 in 326,087**

* Prize may be won and awarded prior to the end date. At our option, the Giveaway may end, or the prize may be replenished to enable continuance of Giveaway. Refer to Section 4 for details.
** Everyone who plays the game and does not win a prize in one of the above-listed amounts will be randomly granted up to Five Hundred (500) Tokens.

You Have Not Yet Won.  All Entries Have The Same Chance Of Winning.  The winner has not been identified.  We don’t know who the winner is.  If you enter our Sweepstakes, your entry will have the same chance to win as every other entry.

Enter For Free.  You don’t have to buy anything to enter.  Just follow the instructions in the Official Rules.

Play the Instant Win Game Once Per Day. Your first play of this game will qualify as an entry into the Instant Win Game.

Buying Won’t Help You Win. Your chances of winning without a purchase are the same as the chances of someone who buys something.  It would not be lawful to give any advantage to buyers in a Sweepstakes.