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bmobile CHRISTMAS promotion – Official Rules and Regulations

bmobile CHRISTMAS promotion – Official Rules and Regulations

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

1. Promotion Period: Starting November 23rd, 2011and ending December 20th,2011.

2. Eligibility: To enter and be eligible to win, you must be a legal resident of Trinidad & Tobago, be 18 years of age or older, and have a bmobileservice account and phone with text messaging features. Subscribers under bmobile corporate accounts are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited.

Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win prizes: (a) any person who, at any time on or after June1, 2011, was or is a director, officer, or agent of TSTT, or any of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, or affiliated companies, franchisees, or service agencies, or independent contractors; (b) individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Promotion (collectively the “Promotion Entities”), and (c) persons who are or purport to be immediate family members (defined as biological parent, step-mother, step-father, sister, brother, daughter, son or dependent or spouse of any of the foregoing) of any person in any of the preceding categories, regardless of where they live, or who reside in the same household (i.e., who have lived in the same household for at least three (3) of the twelve (12) months preceding the start of the Promotion Period, whether related or not) as any person in any of the preceding categories.

3. How To Enter/PARTICIPATE: To enter, customers must purchase a prepaid bundle, a postpaid Basic or Bonus bundle, or send a text message with the keyword WIN to short code 2277. Each of these activities gives customers chances to win one of twelve (12) cars in twelve (12) days. Each bundle purchased equals one (1) entry and each text sent equals one (1) entry.


New prepaid customers that purchase a prepaid bundle automatically gain one (1) entry in the next daily draw. Prepaid bundles include one handset plus one of two options of airtime credit, i.e., the customer can choose a bundle of one handset plus $100 airtime credit or one handset plus $175 airtime credit.


New postpaid customers that purchase a Basic or Bonus postpaid bundle automatically gain one (1) entry in the next daily draw. The Basic or Bonus postpaid bundle includes one handset, 50 Free bmobile to bmobile minutes, plus free talk to one chosen bmobile postpaid number for three (3) months.


All customers (new, existing, prepaid or postpaid) can gain multiple entries in the daily draws by texting the keyword WIN to short code 2277. Each text equals one (1) entry. The more texts sent, the more entries a customer has and the greater the customer’s chances of winning. Each text costs $5.00.Texting begins on November 23rd, 2011 and ends on December 19th, 2011.


Bmobile will be awarding prizes of twelve (12) cars in twelve (12) days at an approximate retail value of $1,800,000.


There will be twelve (12) daily draws for this promotion commencing on December 5th and ending on December 20th 2011.The dates for each draw are as follows:

  1. December 5th 2011
  2. December 6th 2011
  3. December 7th 2011
  4. December 8th 2011
  5. December 9th 2011
  6. December 12th 2011
  7. December 13th 2011
  8. December 14th 2011
  9. December 15th 2011
  10. December 16th 2011
  11. December 19th 2011
  12. December 20th 2011

During each draw, ten (10) finalists will be chosen. Each finalist will be contacted via phone by a bmobile representative using the mobile number that participated in the promotion. Each finalist will then be advised of the date and time of the live giveaway of the car for that particular draw.


The giveaway of the prizes will occur daily two days after each draw. The dates for prize giveaways are as follows:

  1. December 7th 2011
  2. December 8th 2011
  3. December 9th 2011
  4. December 12th 2011
  5. December 13th 2011
  6. December 14th 2011
  7. December 15th 2011
  8. December 16th 2011
  9. December 19th2011
  10. December 20th 2011
  11. December 21st 2011
  12. December 22nd 2011

The first eleven (11) giveaways will occur live on radio station Boom Champions 94.1 Monday to Thursday at 4:05pm, and on Synergy TV’s Friday Night Live program every Friday for the duration of the promotion. At these times, the mobile numbers of the ten (10) finalists (written on slips of paper)will be placed in a container and the host of the respective shows will pull one number from the container. That number will be called live on radio/TV and if the finalist answers, that finalist is the winner. If the first finalist called does not answer after five (5) rings, the second finalist will be called, then the third, then the fourth, until a winner is chosen.

The twelfth and final giveaway will occur live at the grand finale event to be held on the Brian Lara Promenade on December 22nd, 2011 from 4:00 to 6:00pm. The ten (10) finalists for this draw will be asked to be present at the event along with the winners from the previous live giveaways. The mobile numbers of the ten (10) finalists (written on slips of paper) will be placed in a container and the host of the event will pull one number from the container. That number will be called and if the finalist answers and is present at the event, that finalist is the twelfth winner. If the finalist answers but is not present, that finalist forfeits. Another number is then pulled from the container and the process repeated until a winner is chosen.

Terms and Conditions of Winning and Redeeming of Prizes:

  • Customers must have an active bmobile account to win and redeem their prize.
  • By participating, customers give permission for their names and pictures to be published in the press and online media if they are winners.
  • Prizes are non-transferrable.
  • Winners agree that Bmobile is not responsible for warranty, service, or maintenance of the vehicle once it has been and registered to the winner.
  • All warranty, service, or maintenance issues will be addressed directly to the Dealer from which the vehicle was purchased.

Conditions of Entry:

1. By participating in this promotion, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules and Regulations including all eligibility requirements and terms and conditions of wining and redeeming prizes. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification.

2. Disputes regarding entries: In the event of a dispute as to who purchased the mobile phone or who sent the text message, the ‘entry’ will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the mobile phone number that participated. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a mobile phone account by the wireless provider, telecommunications carrier or other organization responsible for assigning mobile phone numbers for the submitted mobile number. Bmobile business accounts are not eligible to participate unless expressly permitted by the business in writing. Selected entrants may be required to provide Bmobile with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the mobile number associated with the selected entry.

3. Subscribers under bmobile Corporate Employee accounts and other postpaid accounts are eligible for the text promotion. Subscribers under Bmobile Corporate accounts are not eligible.

4. Bmobile reserves the right in their sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend this Promotion at any time if fraud, technical failures, including any network server or hardware failure, viruses, bugs, errors in programming, or any other errors or other causes beyond the control of Sponsors corrupt the administration, security, integrity or proper play of the Promotion.

5. Bmobile does not warrant that access to or use of the bmobile service will be uninterrupted or free of any of the events stated below, due to the nature of computer and wireless communications. Sponsors and the Promotion Entities are not responsible for any problems that may arise, including but not limited to; (a) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, or other connection, availability or accessibility problems arising in connection with or over the course of the Promotion; or (b) communications failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions or hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or (c) failure of personal computers and/or software and hardware configurations, any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other error in the offering or announcement of any prize or in any prize notification documents; or (d) for any errors of any kind in connection with the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, clerical, electronic, or technical in nature; or (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information in connection with the Promotion.

6. Prizes cannot be transferred from one customer to another.


8. Any attempt by an entrant or other individual to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion, including but not limited to any fraudulent claims, may be a violation of criminal and/or civil laws in the countries where the Promotion is being run. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsors reserve the right to seek remedies and damages from any such individual, to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.Participants engaging in any of the foregoing activities may be disqualified and will forfeit any prizes won.

9. In the event that analysis reveals valid prize claims are greater than the number of prizes available as set forth in these rules, there will be a random drawing amongst all eligible prize claimants who have not yet received a prize, to award the remaining number of advertised prizes in the prize category in question. The award of prizes may be suspended in the event bmobile becomes aware of an error respecting the number of prizes. In no event will bmobile be liable for more than the stated number of prizes available in the prize category in question.

10. Prizes pictured in point of sale, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other Promotion materials are for illustrative purposes only. Actual prize(s) may vary from the prize(s) pictured. In the event any promotion details contained in these Official Rules and Regulationsconflict with details contained in point of sale, television and print, advertising, promotional packaging and other promotion media (Promotion Materials), the details of the Promotion set forth in these Official Rules and Regulation shall prevail. The approximate retail values (ARV) of prizes as stated by bmobilein the Promotion Materials, and/or in these Official Rules are subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace. If, at the time a prize is redeemed or awarded, the actual prevailing retail purchase price for the prize is less than the ARV stated by the Sponsors in Promotion Materials, and/or in these Official Rules, the prize winner will not be entitled to a check or cash for the price difference.

11. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In particular, TSTT’s employees are not authorized to waive, modify or amend any provision or provisions of these Official Rules in any manner whatsoever.

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