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Plain English Guides SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING.

SWEEPSTAKES OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S., INCLUDING THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA AND PUERTO RICO, WHO ARE ABOVE THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THE STATE OR
TERRITORY IN WHICH THEY RESIDE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY
LAW.
Sponsor: Plain English Guides, PO Box 1693, Melbourne, FL  32902 (“Sponsor”).

Term: The PlainEnglishGuides.com Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins on November 1, 2012, at 9:00 a.m.
Eastern Standard Time (EST), and ends on November 30, 2013 at 5 p.m., EST (“Term”). A separate
Sweepstakes will be held for each calendar month during the Term.

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia and Puerto
Rico, who are above the age of majority in the state or territory in which they reside at the time of entry. Void
where prohibited. Employees of Plain English Guides and its affiliated companies and members of the
immediate families of each are not eligible. Sweepstakes is subject to all local, state and federal laws and
regulations. By entering this Sweepstakes, all entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official
Rules, and to comply with all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

How To Enter: No purchase necessary to enter or win the Sweepstakes.
A. Internet Entry
1) You can complete the survey at PlainEnglishGuides.com at anytime during the Term by providing the
information requested. Complete the registration page with your name, address, phone number and email
address and click on the "submit" button and you will automatically receive one (1) entry. Only one entry per
month per name or email address allowed.
2) The registration page must be completely filled out to constitute an eligible entry. Use of any automated
entry software is prohibited.

Prizes: Sponsor will award one (1) Twenty-Five Dollar ($25) gift certificate from Amazon.com. No more than
the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

Winner Selection: Potential winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries
received for during the Term on or about the fifth (5th) business day of the month immediately following the
end of the Term. The drawing will be conducted by Independent Sweepstakes Administrator. Winners will be
contacted by e-mail at the e-mail address provided on the registration page or the mail-in entry and be provided
with instructions on how to claim their prize. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or if a
winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be
forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.
There will be three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Prizes for each month
will be fulfilled 6-8 weeks from the date of the drawing for the corresponding month. Prizes will be shipped to
the address provided at entry or as confirmed by the winner within seven (7) calendar days of notification. All
decisions of Sponsor are final. Odds of winning a prize are dependent upon the number of eligible entries
received.

Prize Restrictions: Limit one (1) prize per individual/household during the Term. Prizes are non-transferable,
and no substitutions are allowed except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater
value, should the prize become unavailable for any reason. Any and all taxes and costs associated with the
receipt and use of the prize are the responsibility of the winner. By accepting any prize, winners consent to use
of his/her name or likeness for advertising/publicity purposes without further consideration, except where
prohibited by law.

Privacy: Any information collected will be subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, located at http://www.
plainenglishguides.com/PrivacyPolicy (the “Policy”). By entering the Sweepstakes, you acknowledge that you
have agreed to such Policy and you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information
for the purposes of administering this Sweepstakes in accordance with such Policy. If you wish to access or
correct your personal information held by us, opt out of receiving further communications from us or our
affiliated merchants or companies, or have other questions respecting our privacy policy, please contact us at
admin@plainenglishguides.com.

Conduct: By participating, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. Failure to
comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree to
comply with and be bound by decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor
reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be: (a) tampering or attempting to
tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or any Sponsor web site; (b) violating these
Official Rules; (c) violating the Official Rules of service, conditions of use and/or general rules or guidelines of
any Sponsor property or service; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to
annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.

Release and Limitation of Liability: By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, respective
parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and related entities (collectively, “Releasees”) from
any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and
property that may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize from or arising
out of participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for (1) 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; (2) any incorrect or inaccurate information,
whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or
utilized in the Sweepstakes; (3) any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone
lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or
entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the
Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any
other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any
materials in this Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries; or (5)
any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part,
from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

Internet: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer
virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the
control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct
of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who
tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL
LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE
ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Online entry can only be made via one (1) e-mail address per person. In the event of a dispute as to the identity
of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account
holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural
person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other
organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for
the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

Force Majeure: The failure of the Releasees to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act
of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside
of the control of the Releasees (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations) or other force
majeure event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.

Disputes: Except where prohibited or otherwise outlined in these Official Rules, entrant agrees that: (1) any and
all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded
shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate
Florida State Court; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs
incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3)
under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to
claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-
of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and
questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the
rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and
construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Florida, without giving effect to any choice of law or
conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Florida or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Florida.

Winners List: For the list of monthly winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope, post-marked any time
during the Term and no later than the 15th day of each month to receive the prior month’s winners, to:
PlainEnglishGuides.com Sweepstakes Winner List Request, PO Box 1693, Melbourne, FL  32902.