francesca’s® Text to Win Boutique Survey Sweepstakes
: francesca’s® Text to Win Boutique Survey is sponsored by Francesca’s Services Corporation (“Sponsor”), having a principle place of business at 8760 Clay Road, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77080. The Sponsor is responsible for the delivery of the Prize (as defined below) to the winners.
The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry and have access to a computer or smart phone capable of two-way messaging. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, as defined below, and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates, distributors, dealerships, advertising agencies, and companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) and their immediate family members (i.e., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and the “steps” of each) and persons living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All applicable federal, state, and local laws apply.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you accept and agree to these Official Rules, including, but not limited to, your consent to receive text messages and e-mail messages from the Sweepstakes Entities in connection with the Sweepstakes at the mobile number and/or email address that’s been provided at opt-in. Consent is not a condition of purchase.
The decisions of Sponsor shall be final and binding in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes. The authorized account holder (the natural person assigned to the mobile phone number associated with the submitted profile) will be deemed to be the entrant.
Winning the Prize (as defined below) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein, and failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entrants and/or potential winners may be required to provide proof of identification and eligibility as required by Sponsor.
: The Sweepstakes occurs on a monthly basis and starts at 8:00 AM prevailing Central Time (CT) on the last Thursday of each calendar month and ends at 11:59 PM CT on the last Wednesday of each calendar month from May 2018 to December 2018, provided, however that entries for the May 2018 portion of the Sweepstakes begin at 8:00AM on April 30, 2018 (“Promotion Period”). Sponsor’s SMS vendor will use its computer as the official Sweepstakes clock. Regardless of the method of entry, any entries received outside of the Promotion Period will be disqualified.
HOW TO ENTER
: An eligible person may enter the Sweepstakes by completing a survey and texting as instructed after completion of the survey or the alternate method of entry (AMOE) by visiting the following website: https://vibescm.com/amoe/show/25458. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. To enter the Sweepstakes, during the Promotion Period, entrants must (a)(i) visit the link to the survey listed on the francesca’s® boutique receipt, (ii) enter qualifying receipt and age information, (iii) complete the survey and (iv) upon completion of the survey the eligible person will be provided with information on how to enter the Sweepstakes via text or (b) visit the alternate means of entry page at https://vibescm.com/amoe/show/25458 (the “Entry”). If entrants use their phone, normal time, toll, connection, and usage rates, if any, charged by your service provider will apply. The AMOE form may be submitted without any charge. Regardless of the method of entry, you will receive a text message confirming your entry has been received. Once entered, you cannot be removed from the Sweepstakes, but will receive a maximum of 2 text messages per entry, excluding any error messages. Text HELP to 22466 for help or contact customer care at here or 1-800-980-1180.
Regardless of the method of entry, entrants may submit only one (1) entry per person per each monthly period during the Promotion Period.
At approximately 9:00 PM CT on the last Wednesday of each calendar month during the Promotion Period, the SMS vendor will randomly select one (1) winner from the entries received during the Promotion Period. There will be one (1) Prize per month during the Promotion Period. Each potential winner will receive a text notification with instructions on how to receive the prize of one (1) $250 francesca’s® gift card, which will be sent via e-mail after receipt of the potential winner’s name, address, and email address. If the potential winner does not respond within forty-eight (48) hours of receiving the winning text notification, then another potential winner will be selected until the Prize is delivered. No substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash. Each Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with Prize receipt and/or use. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.
RELEASE AND CONSENT
An entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes by failing to comply with each provision of these Official Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Sweepstakes is at your own risk. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible to participate and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. If a technology platform, software, or hardware is incapable of running as planned for any reason beyond the control of the Sponsor, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without obligation or prior notice, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or suspension, the Sponsor shall promptly post a notice on the Sweepstakes entry page to such effect. The Sponsor shall not be liable for: (1) entries which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, damaged, or otherwise not received by the Sponsor; (2) technical failures of any kind that may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes; or (3) any technical malfunctions of the platform, operating system, telephone network, on-line system, computer equipment or other device, software or applications, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed device transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical, or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person's computer or device related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities, Foresee and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (c) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including, but not limited to, express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; and (d) and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error herein or in the Sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final.
Sponsor reserves the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the 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 Sponsor or its affiliates that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person Sponsor, in its sole discretion, believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW. If the Sweepstakes is cancelled for any reason before completion of the Promotion Period, all entries received up to the point of termination will be included in random selection for Prizes according these Official Rules.
Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt of Entry. If for any reason an entrant's Entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for entries it does not receive for any reason or for Entries that are received but are not decipherable for any reason.
Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In any cause of action, the Sweepstakes Entities’ liability shall be limited to $250, and in no event shall the Sweepstakes Entities be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’ fees and costs. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant waives the right to claim any additional damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, incidental or indirect damages (unless otherwise prohibited by law).
Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes each winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, including but not limited to the Internet and Sponsor’s social media sites, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Sweepstakes and the Official Rules shall be governed according to the laws of Texas, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. All claims, actions or suits must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction in Harris County, Houston, Texas.
For the name of each month’s winner, available after the tenth (10th) day of the following month, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Francesca’s Services Corp. ATTN: Text to Win Boutique Survey Sweepstakes Winner Name Request, 8760 Clay Road, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77080. Vermont residents may omit return postage. Requests for the Winner’s name or Winners’ names must be received no later than three months after the end of the Promotion Period.
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