These rules apply to all contests conducted by WBYG (“Radio Station”), unless otherwise set forth in specific contest rules for a particular contest. In certain cases, particular contests may have their own specific rules which will be set forth in contest rules for that particular contest and will be available at our studio and on website.
1. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
A. Unless otherwise specified, contests are open to all listeners who are 18 years of age or older and who are legal US residents. Must possess a valid, government-issued ID.
B. Employees of the Radio Station, its licensee, its parent company, their affiliated entities, affiliated advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win.
1. Listeners are eligible to win a contest only once every thirty (30) days and a prize valued at $600 or more, only once every six months. Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest.
A. Unless otherwise specified, all prizes or prize certificates must be claimed at the office of the Radio Station, located at 303 8th Street, Point Pleasant, WV, Monday-Friday during regular business hours. Prize or prize certificate must be claimed within 10 business days of winning. Failure to claim prize by the specified time will result in forfeiture of the prize.
B. Unless otherwise permitted by Radio Station, winner(s) must claim his or her prize in person, and a prize cannot be claimed by third parties on behalf of the winner. If a contest is open to entrants under the age of 18 and a winner is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must claim the prize.
C. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its arrival. Radio Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
1. Prizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.
Text Message Contests
This station occasionally conducts contests where the method of entering the contest is through the use of texting. If a contest accepts text message entries, this station does not charge a fee for text entries. Entrant’s normal text plan charges may apply. Station assumes no responsibility for charges incurred for text-messaging, including (without limitation) charges resulting from any bounce back messages or contest notices from the Radio Station.
If there is any dispute about the identity of an entrant, the registered user of the text message account on the date of entry will be the recognized entrant. This station assumes no responsibility for, and does not guarantee in any way, the availability or performance of any mobile, text or data service, including liability for
transmission delays or message failures. This station does not guarantee, and shall not be responsible for, the delivery or timeliness of any text message entry. The Common Short Code (CSC) being used to enter a contest may or may not be supported by or compatible with all wireless carriers, and may prevent entry through the CSC method of entry. The time that a message is logged as arriving in this station’s system is the time of entry, regardless of the time at which the entrant attempted to send the entry. For help text HELP and to stop, text STOP to the specified program short code and follow the instructions provided at the entry process. Standard text and data rates will apply. This station is not responsible for service outages, message failures, transmission delays or any other factor affecting the availability or performance of the
text messaging service.
We remind listeners that texting while driving is illegal.