$1,000,000.00 Prize Entry | Order Form

SUPER MILLION DOLLAR XV SWEEPSTAKES
$1,000,000.00 Prize Entry | Order Form
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PERF
for American Express® Cardmember:
PRIZE ENTRY NUMBER:
CARDMEMBER INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Please select your preferred payment
option label from letter and affix above
2. Carefully detach order form and place
in the Response Envelope provided
3. Return for receipt by the Early
Bird deadline of 7/14/08 to qualify
for a chance to win the 7 day/6 night
vacation for 2 to Florida
SEE MAGAZINE OFFER DETAILS ON BACK.
If you win you will have another
opportunity to decide on your
FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO ENTER WITHOUT PURCHASE, SEE BACK.
payment preference.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. PURCHASING DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
If yours is the winning entry and
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which would you prefer?
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Attention Cardmember: The Official Prize
Entry Number printed below is registered
to you alone. If this number matches
the pre-selected winning Prize Entry
Number(currently known only to the
judges), and you return it for receipt by
PRIZE ENTRY
NUMBER:
the July 21, 2008
deadline,
you will win
the $1,000,000.00 Prize.
Get an issue of FOOD & WINE® free. If
satisfied, you will continue to receive
FOOD & WINE, the magazine for people
who are passionate about cooking and
eating well. See Offer Details on letter
below.
Dear Name,
You may hold the pre-selected winning Prize Entry Number (currently known only to the judges). If you hold the winning Prize
Entry Number, and you return your entry for receipt by the 7/21/08 deadline, you will win the $1,000,000.00 Prize. At that
time, you will have another opportunity to decide whether you would like your Prize in one lump-sum payment of $500,000 CASH
or ANNUITY PAYMENTS of $33,333.34 for 30 years!
In addition to the $1,000,000.00 prize, the judges will be awarding over 1,000 other prizes. These prizes are GUARANTEED
to be awarded, and if you are the winner you could: Drive away in a Buick LaCrosse Cx, enjoy a Bose Lifestyle Home Theatre
System or a Panasonic 27” TV/VCR/DVD Flat Screen. You could even take home a Samsung MP3 Player or a smart Helbros
Dress Watch.
If you hurry you could win more…Reply by July 14, 2008 to be eligible to win the “EARLY BIRD BONUS”— 7 days and 6
nights in a two-bedroom condominium at the Emerald Beach Resort and Spa in Panama City Beach, Florida. No purchase is necessary. Purchasing does not improve your chances of winning.
You are also entitled to receive a FREE issue of Food & Wine…You can start enjoying the good things in life right now with
a FREE issue of Food & Wine, the culinary magazine from American Express Publishing that brings you delectable recipes,
affordable wine selections and the inside scoop on trendsetting restaurants.
Discover food and wine pairing ideas. Plus, enjoy our famous special issues: The Grilling Issue, Best New Chefs, two Annual
Wine issues, and the Holiday Issue.
If you like your free issue of Food & Wine and want to continue receiving it, do nothing and you will receive 12 more issues (13
in all) billed to your American Express® Card account at the special Cardmember price of $29. Otherwise, call 1-800-333-6569
to cancel and the first issue is yours to keep, FREE. If satisfied, you will receive continuous annual renewal of your subscription
at the then current rate (currently $32) until you advise us to cancel. You may cancel at any time, for any reason, and receive
a credit to your American Express Card account for the unserved issues – GUARANTEED. (To enter sweepstakes without
purchasing, please check the “NO” box on the back of the Entry/Order Form.)
The Judges are awaiting your reply...You must enter by the deadline to win the $1,000,000.00 Prize and the 1000+ other
prizes. Don’t delay, you could be the $1,000,000.00 prize winner. Enter today!
Sincerely,
Shaun Gurl
Vice President, Consumer Marketing
PRIZE
Super Million Dollar Prize
Grand Prize
First Prize
Early Bird Prize
8.5” x 15” folds to 8.5” x 3.75”
PMS 285/BLACK 2/0
WHITE STOCK
PERF AT 3.75”
DESCRIPTION
$1,000,000.00
Buick LaCrosse Cx
Bose Lifestyle Home Theatre System
7 day/6 night spa/golf vacation for 2 to FL
STATUS
Unawarded
Unawarded
Unawarded
Unawarded
$1,000,000.00 Prize Entry | Order Form
EARLY BIRD BONUS
Beat the Early Bird Deadline for a chance to win:
• 7 days/6 nights vacation package trip for two
• Two-bedroom condo at the Emerald Beach Resort & Spa, Panama City Beach, FL
• Round-trip airfare from winner’s nearest commercial airport
• Breakfast for two daily
• One spa treatment per person
• One round of golf per person
SUPER MILLION DOLLAR XV SWEEPSTAKES
$1,000.000.00
PRIZE
DREAM SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES
Grand Prize
First Prize
Second Prize
Third Prize
Fourth Prize
PERF
Buick LaCrosse Cx or $25,000.00 Cash
Bose Lifestyle Home Theatre System or cash equivalent
Panasonic 27” TV/VCR/DVD Flat Screen or cash equivalent
Samsung MP3 Player or cash equivalent
Helbros Dress Watch
YES! Tell me if I’m the winner of the $1,000,000.00 Prize, or any one
of the other great prizes waiting to be awarded in the Sweepstakes. No
purchase required to enter.
Along with my entry I want to enjoy my FREE ISSUE without
obligation to continue. If I wish to continue receiving FOOD & WINE®,
I will simply do nothing and receive 12 more issues (13 in all) billed to
my American Express® Card account at the special Cardmember price
of just $29. Otherwise, I’ll just call 1-800-333-6569 to cancel and the
first issue is mine to keep, FREE. If satisfied, I will receive continuous
annual renewal of my subscription at the then current rate (currently
$32) until I cancel. I may cancel at any time, for any reason, and receive
a credit to my American Express Card account for all unserved issues
– GUARANTEED.
NO. I don’t want to receive my FREE issue and risk-free subscription
to FOOD & WINE, but tell me if I’m a winner anyway.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY.
PURCHASING DOES NOT IMPROVE MY CHANCES OF WINNING.
SEE REVERSE SIDE FOR DEADLINES
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT, SALES PRESENTATION, OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING. Sweepstakes begins 10/15/07; ends 1/30/09. Entry must be received by date specified elsewhere in offer or by prize deadline(s) below, whichever
is sooner. Follow all entry instructions published elsewhere in this offer.
SUPER MILLION DOLLAR XV SWEEPSTAKES: Winner will be determined by comparing individual sweepstakes numbers on all eligible entries received with the pre-selected winning number. Selection of
winning number will be conducted under the supervision of an independent judging organization whose decisions are final. If the winning number is returned, winner notification will be made on or before 8/31/09. IF WINNING NUMBER
IS NOT RETURNED, PRIZE WILL NOT BE AWARDED. Sweepstakes open to legal U.S. residents (except residents of Florida), and to residents of other countries and U.S. territories and possessions only where offered and permitted by law.
Void in Florida and where prohibited by law. This offer will NOT BE MAILED into Texas.
CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: You have not yet won. No purchase necessary. One prize of $1,000,000, if claimed, will be awarded as an annuity of 30 annual installments of $33,333.34 (current value of annuity as of
08/27/07 was $513,729), OR winner may choose $500,000 lump sum cash. Odds of winning are 1:130 million. Sweepstakes registered by Ventura Associates, Inc., 1040 6th Ave., NY, NY 10018 (the “Judges”) & may be presented in
different creative presentations by different organizations (the “Presenting Promoter(s)”). Sweepstakes ends 1/30/09. Illegible, incomplete, mutilated, postage due or mechanically reproduced entry forms or entry forms that have been
tampered with or not obtained through legitimate channels will be disqualified. Liability for an irregular entry form, sweepstakes number or sweepstakes notice will be limited to replacement with another. If, due to a printing, production,
technical, human or other error of any nature, more than one valid entry form with the pre-selected winning number is returned, a random drawing will be conducted by Ventura Associates, Inc., whose decisions are final, from among all
eligible, validated and non-suspect entries received with the pre-selected winning number to determine one winner. Ventura Associates, Inc, shall always have the right to take such other measures as it deems necessary or appropriate in its
sole discretion to preserve the integrity of the Sweepstakes. In no event shall Ventura Associates, Inc, and/or Presenting Promoters have any liability or obligation to award more than the one prize stated above. For the name of the winner
(if prize is claimed), available after 10/30/09, send self-addressed, stamped envelope by 1/30/09 to: Super Million XV Winner, P. O. Box 9267, Medford NY 11763-9267.
DREAM COME TRUE SWEEPSTAKES: Winner(s) of prizes below will be selected from among all eligible entries received in random drawings conducted on or about 7/31/09 by Ventura Associates, Inc., whose
decisions are final. Winners will be notified within 2 weeks of selection. All prizes guaranteed to be awarded. Sweepstakes open to legal U.S. and Canadian residents and to residents of other countries and U.S. territories and possessions
only where offered & permitted by law. Void where prohibited by law. If due to a printing, production, technical, human or other error of any nature, more prize claims are received for any prize level than the stated number of prizes intended
to be awarded, the prizes at that level will be awarded in a random drawing conducted by Ventura Associates, Inc., whose decisions are final, from among all eligible, validated and non-suspect prize claims received. In no event shall Ventura
Associates, Inc. and/or Presenting Promoters have any liability or obligation to award more than the one prize stated above. For a list of major winners, available after 10/30/09, send self-addressed, stamped envelope by 1/30/09 to: “Dream
Come True Sweepstakes” Winners, P. O. Box 9222, Medford, NY 11763-9222.
DREAM COME TRUE GRAND PRIZE GIVEAWAY CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: You have not yet won. No purchase necessary. Grand Prize winner chooses from a variety of merchandise
with approximately the same value (e.g., automobiles, vacations, electronics, etc.). Approximate retail value (ARV) of merchandise: up to $30,000 or $25,000 cash option. Estimated odds of winning: 1:12,600,000. To choose automobile,
boat or any other vehicle, winner must have appropriate license and assume all responsibility for registration, title, license, taxes, insurance fees and any other options not expressly included. Sweepstakes registered by Ventura Associates,
Inc., 1040 6th Ave., NY, NY 10018 & may be presented in different creative presentations by different organizations (the “Presenting Promoter(s)”). Sweepstakes ends 1/30/09.
DREAM COME TRUE DREAM PRIZE GIVEAWAY CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: You have not yet won. No purchase necessary. Prize levels First through Third will offer a variety of mer-
chandise, electronics, jewelry, house wares, etc. These prize winners only may select cash equivalent of ARV stated below or any prize offered at level won. Values at a given level will be approximately the same. ARV of merchandise prizes
& estimated odds of winning: 1 First Prize (ARV: $2,000): 1: 12,600,000; 1 Second Prize (ARV: $1,000): 1:12,600,000; 50 Third Prizes (ARV: $100 each): 1:252,000; 1,000 Fourth Prizes – Helbros® Dress Watch (ARV: $64 each, no cash
option): 1:12,600. Total ARV: $72,000. Sweepstakes registered by Ventura Associates, Inc., 1040 6th Ave., NY, NY 10018 & may be presented in different creative presentations by different organizations (the “Presenting Promoter(s)”).
Sweepstakes ends 1/30/09.
DREAM COME TRUE BONUS/EARLY BIRD GIVEAWAY CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: You have not yet won. No purchase necessary. Prize includes 7-day/6-night vacation for 2 at
Emerald Beach Resort & Spa in Panama City Beach, Florida in one two-bedroom condo unit, breakfast daily for 2, one spa treatment per person, one round of golf per person, transfers between airport and resort, and taxes and gratuities.
Round trip coach airfare from winner’s nearest commercial airport also included. ARV: $5,100, depending on location of winner & fares at time of departure. Any expenses not specified herein are winner’s responsibility. Estimated odds
of winning: 1:12,600,000. Sweepstakes registered by Ventura Associates, Inc., 1040 6th Ave., NY, NY 10018 & may be presented in different creative presentations by different organizations (the “Presenting Promoter(s)”). Sweepstakes
ends 1/30/09.
THE FOLLOWING APPLIES TO ALL OF THE SWEEPSTAKES ABOVE: No mechanically reproduced entries. No responsibility assumed for lost, late, misdirected, mutilated, damaged, incomplete, illegible or postage-due
mail/entries. All such entries will be disqualified. All entries become property of their respective Presenting Promoter & will not be returned or acknowledged. Participating entrants agree to these rules and the decisions of the Judges and
the Presenting Promoters, and release the Judges and the Presenting Promoters and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers,
directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation, acceptance and/or use of prize. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this sweepstakes
or acceptance, use or redemption of any prize. Presenting Promoters and Ventura Associates, Inc. are not responsible for any printing, production, typographical, human or other error of any nature in printing of the sweepstakes notice,
entry form or prize notice, or administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes. Any sweepstakes notice, entry form or prize notice containing a printing, production, typographical, human or other error of any nature
shall be deemed null and void. Ventura Associates and any of the Presenting Promoters are not liable for payment of any prize to entrants who have violated these official rules. Winners acknowledge that the Judges, Presenting Promoters
and all other businesses concerned with this sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty or representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness
or merchantability of any aspect of any merchandise prize except that such prize shall be subject to manufacturer’s standard warranty.
A winner may be required (at judges’ discretion) to sign & return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, & where legally permissible, a Publicity Release within 14 days of date on notification. Failure to execute and return any required
documentation within the time period specified and/or return of any prize notification or prize as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Acceptance of a prize by a minor will require execution
by parent or legal guardian of required documentation. Costs for goods or services not specified are winner’s responsibility. No substitution of prizes except by Presenting Promoter due to unavailability. Except where prohibited by law,
winners consent to use of their names, hometowns, prizes won & likenesses for promotional purposes on behalf of all Presenting Promoters without additional compensation. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state, provincial &
local laws & regulations apply. Prize values in U.S. currency. No transfer or assignment of prize permitted. Winners responsible for all taxes on prizes. U.S. laws govern all aspects of this sweepstakes. All disputes and claims relating to
this Sweepstakes shall be resolved in the United States.
Winner selection executed at 1040 6th Ave., NY, NY 10018. Ventura Associates, the independent judging organization, has provided all prizes at no charge. Ventura Associates, Inc. and/or Presenting Promoters reserve the right to modify,
suspend, or terminate the promotion if it becomes technically corrupted. In such event, prizes will be awarded from eligible entries received prior to this date of termination. Employees of Presenting Promoters, Ventura Associates, Inc., their
respective advertising & promotion agencies & any other person or organization directly involved with the promotion & their respective immediate families and/or household members of such employees are ineligible.
If offered in Canada, Canadian residents, to win, must first correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited mathematical skill testing question administered by mail. Any litigation regarding the conduct & awarding of a prize in this publicity contest
by a resident of the province of Quebec may be submitted to the Regie des alcools, des courses et des jeux.
MAIL PREFERENCE SERVICE: If you would prefer not to receive future sweepstakes mailings from us, please write to American Express Sweepstakes Opt-Out, P.O. Box 62710, Tampa, FL 33662-7108.
SWEEPSTAKES FACTS
Prize
Super Million Dollar Prize
Grand Prize
First Prize
SecondPrize
Third Prize
Fourth Prize
Bonus/Early Bird Prize
Retail Value Number of Prizes
$1,000,000 1
$25,000.00 1
$2,000.00
1
$1,000.00
1
$100.00
50
$64.00
1000
$5,100.00
1
Odds
1 in 130,000,000
1 in 12,600,000
1 in 12,600,000
1 in 12,600,000
1 in 252,000
1 in 12,600
1 in 12,600,000
You Have Not Yet Won. All entries have the same chance of winning. No one will know who the winner is until after the Sweepstakes ends.
Entry Is Free. No purchase necessary to enter. See instructions on form on how to enter free.
Enter As Often As You Like. Additional entries may be submitted by mailing a postcard with your name and address to: Sweepstakes Entry, P.O. Box 9251, Medford, NY 11763-9251. Each postcard must be mailed
separately. It is not necessary to await receipt of an entry form.
Buying Won’t Help You Win. Chances of winning without a purchase are the same as the chances of someone who buys something.
Entry Deadline/Sweepstakes Closing Date. To be eligible to win each prize offered in this Sweepstakes, your entry must be received by the applicable Entry Deadline stated in this communication. If there is no
Entry Deadline stated, your entry must be received by the Final Sweepstakes Closing Date of 1/30/09.
Please note: American Express Publishing is not responsible for any prize forfeited due to failure to meet deadline or failure to comply with prize entry specifics stated herein, receipt or unmarked
entry/order form will be deemed an order.
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