$10,000 Lucky Number Lotto Sweepstakes (#095)



The $10,000 Lucky Number Lotto Sweepstakes (#095) is sponsored by The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. (Reader's Digest), the "Sponsor." Sweepstakes begins 3/27/08 and ends 6/06/08.

1. ELIGIBILITY:  Sweepstakes open to legal residents age 18 and older of the United States, its territories and possessions.  Employees and members of the immediate families of employees of Reader's Digest, its affiliated or subsidiary companies, judging agents and promotion partners are not eligible.  Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the U.S.A. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

2. HOW TO ENTER: You can enter this Sweepstakes via the Internet.  Please go to https://www.rd.com/sweeps/lotto/banner_so/index.jsp?sep_id=26876 and follow the online entry instructions.  There will be ten (10) weekly drawings commencing Friday April 4, 2008 and continuing each Friday thereafter until the final draw on Friday June 6, 2008. To be eligible for each, all entries must be received by 11:59 .m. (Eastern Time) on the Thursday prior to each weekly drawing. For the final drawing, by 11:59 PM (EST) on Thursday June 5th, the final Sweepstakes Deadline Date. Only one entry per person (email address) per day is permitted.  All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.  If multiple entries are received, only the first entry will be included and later entries will be disqualified. Each entry has an equal chance to win.  Any dispute regarding submission of online entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry.  “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, online service provider, or other organizations (e.g. business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the operation of the website or the entry process.

3. SELECTION OF WINNER:  Entrants must select 5 numbers out of the 50 numbers listed in the Lucky Number Lotto grid. Submitting the entry will enter that person and their numbers for that week's draw. Winning numbers for each weekly draw will be selected by an independent judging agency whose decisions are final.  The winners of each weekly drawing will be determined by comparing individual numbers submitted to those selected by the judging agency. If more than one matching winning number combination is received, the prize will be equally split among those submitting the correct matching number combination. Winners will be notified by mail (and those with known email addresses may be notified by email as well) within 7 days of the drawing and may be required to execute a Statement of Eligibility and Release and Payment Authorization within 21 days of prize notification attempt or Winner may be disqualified and prize awarded to an alternate winner.  Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected. Entry and/or acceptance of prize(s) constitutes permission for the Sponsors and their agencies to use the winner's name, address (city and state) and/or likeness for advertising and trade purposes without further compensation or authorization, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, unless prohibited by law.

PRIZES:  There will be ten (10) weekly drawings for a total prize award of $10,000. The first draw will be for $1,000. If, however, no matching winning number combination is received, that week's prize will then be added to the next week's prize total.  In this case, the second prize draw would then be worth $2,000 and the draws would continue in this manner until the final drawing.  If after the final drawing a matching winning number combination has not been received, the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing on 6/06/08 to be conducted by the judging agency from all eligible entries received.  Odds of winning one of the weekly drawings and matching the winning prize number combination is 1 in 2,118,760.  The prizes are not transferable and cannot be assigned.  All taxes, if any are the sole responsibility of the winners. Neither the sponsors nor their affiliates or subsidiaries will be responsible for any loss, liability or damage arising out of the winner's acceptance or use of the prize.

CONDITIONS:  By entering, participants agree to be bound by these complete Official Rules.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  Sponsors, are not liable for, late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, garbled or jumbled, stolen, or illegible entries or for printing, distribution or production errors. Sponsors are not liable for any technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer internet system, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this sweepstakes, or other technical difficulties or failures or other errors of any kind.  Sponsors are not responsible or liable for any injury or damage to an entrant's or third person's computer and/or its contents, related to or resulting from Sweepstakes.  Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.   Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or modify the sweepstakes at any time for any reason.  In such circumstances prizes will be awarded based on entries received to date of termination.  All prizes will be awarded.

CONSUMER INFORMATION: Reader's Digest may share customer information about you with reputable companies in order for them to offer you products and services of interest to you.  If you would rather we not share information, wish to receive a list of winners, a copy of the Official Rules, have any questions about the Sweepstakes, or you do not want to receive future sweepstakes or skill contest mailings from Reader's Digest, specify your request and write to: The $10,000 Lucky Number Lotto Sweepstakes (#095), PO Box 50005, Prescott, Arizona 86301-5005.

Sweepstakes Facts

Prize Retail Value Number of Prizes Odds Final Closing Date

The $10,000 Lucky Number Lotto Sweepstakes (#095):

1 in 2,118,760

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. Final Closing Date is the last date entries are accepted. Your entry deadline may vary, See Official Rules for entry deadline details.

Entry Is Free.
You don't have to buy anything to enter. Just fill out the Entry Form as directed. You will be entered for each prize offered in this sweepstakes.

Buying Won't Help You Win.
Your chances of winning without a purchase are just as good as the chances of someone who buys something.