Charleston Gazette-Mail Summer Gift Card Official Rules

No purchase necessary. One valid entry per contestant.

You must be 18 years of age or older at time of entry to be eligible for this contest. This contest is void where prohibited by law.

Winners will be notified by email. If a winner is unreachable after seven (7) days, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, an alternate winner will be selected. If Gazette Mail cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Automated ​entries of any kind is not allowed. Detection of said automated ​entries will lead to votes being voided.

Only one registered account per voter. If multiple accounts are detected for a single ​user, they will be disabled and ​entries disqualified.

Gazette Mail reserves the right to substitute any prize with another prize of equal or greater value.

Gazette Mail reserves the right to restrict the local winners to only persons whose primary residence is within a 60-mile radius of the affiliate’s’ office.

Employees of Gazette Mail, its respective parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising sponsors and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of each are not eligible.

​Giveaway entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of the ​giveaway commissioners, which are final on all matters pertaining to the ​giveaway.

Entrants further grant to Gazette Mail the right to use and publish their proper name and state online and in print, or any other media, in connection with the ​Giveaway.

Gazette Mail reserves the right to use any and all information related to the ​Giveaway, including information on ​entrants obtained through the ​giveaway, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.

The ​Giveaway and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright,​ Save Here Today, and/or Gazette Mail. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

Each winner, by acceptance of the prize, agrees to release all Sponsors, and their parent and subsidiary companies, their officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, and advertising agencies from all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize.

​Save Here Today and Gazette Mail are not responsible for Internet crashes or slowdowns caused by network congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, phone line failures, electrical outages, natural disasters or acts of man or God.

All results posted are unofficial until winners respond to e-mail notification.

Each winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and will be required to complete an IRS form W-9. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold prizes until completed form W-9 is received.

This ​giveaway is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the ​giveaway for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

Gazette Mail reserves the right to change the rules at any time.

This​ giveaway is officially sponsored by Gazette Mail.
Any winning entry that is from outside of West Virginia will be marked as disqualified.

In the event of a tie, a First Place winner will be chosen by a random drawing.