Digicel’s “Shake It, Text Competition”

Digicel’s  “Shake It, Text Competition” 

Terms & Conditions

 

 

Start Date: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020

End Date: Thursday, December 30th, 2020

 

The “Shake It, Text Competition” (the “Promotion”) Frequently asked Questions (“FAQ”) and Terms and Conditions (the “Terms”) apply to you and govern your participation in the Promotion for chances to win certain prizes in the text to win competition. You should read these FAQs and Terms carefully before participating in the Promotion.

“We” or “us” means Newcom, a company registered at 14 Ocean Boulevard, Kingston. References to “we”, “our” and “us” in these Terms also includes our subsidiaries and affiliates (“Affiliates”) from time to time.

“I” or “You” means the person accessing or using the text to participate in the Promotion (and “my” and “your” shall have the same meaning).

If you do not agree to or accept any of these Terms, you should stop participating in the Promotion immediately.

 

 

1.       What is the “Shake It, Text Competition”?

The Digicel’s “Shake It” Text Competition gives all Digicel customers a chance to win great prizes by registering and participating in the competition.

 

2.       What is the promotional period?

The promotion begins at 12am on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020 to 11:50pm on Thursday, December 30th, 2020.

 

3.       Who is eligible to enter the Promotion?

In order to be eligible for the Promotion, you must be a Digicel customer with an active Digicel prepaid and/or postpaid account

The following customers are excluded from participating in the Promotion:

a.      Postpaid Corporate & Business account customers;

b.       Digicel and Newcom employees, dealer principals or employees of any of our affiliated companies, advertising, competition and public relations agencies, dealers, distributors and their immediate family members are not eligible for entry. For these purposes immediate family members are spouses, parents, siblings and children.

 

4.       How do I participate in the Promotion?

·       You may enter by texting the word SHAKE to 6161.

·       Once the keyword ‘SHAKE is sent, customers will receive a message advising them they will receive one of the nineteen (19) tokens with the value of that token and their rank.

o   Example: Welcome to Digicel's Shake It game. Collect the most for a chance to take home the Grand prize! TEXT SHAKE to 6161. $5/text.

o   Receive their first item- Example: You shook and got a teddy bear token worth 20 points. Your total is 20 & you are ranked #1. Text Gift to 6161 for a chance to WIN.  $5 per text.

Participants can request additional tokens to increase their chances in the game. Participants can text Gift to 6161 to request additional tokens to increase their chances of winning prompted by text to enter for more chances to win.

Customers will be charged $5 for each token sent to them (the customer is charged when the message is sent).

o   The Grand Prize is shown in the table below:

Winner Categories

No. of Winners

Prize

1st Place Grand Prize

1 Winner

$1,500 Cash

5.  What tokens are sent at each request and what amount of points are assigned to each?

Tokens and their corresponding points are shown in the table below:

Gift

Value

A Teddy bear

20 points

A Doll

35 points

A video game

60 points

A Toy truck

50 points

A board game

40 points

A bicycle

500 points

A skateboard

55 points

A scooter

90 points

A swing set

100 points

A football

75 points

A drum set

80 points

A laptop

600 points

Headphones

40 points

MP3 player

200 points

A DVD player

300 points

A watch

300 points

Train set

45 points

A toy car

30 points

 

Randomly selected tokens are sent to each participant’s phone. You will receive a token along with points and your rank per request. By texting “SHAKE” to 6161 you will be able to collect more tokens to increase your points and rank in the competition. Each text sent to 6161 will cost $5.

 

 

6. Can I increase my points and rank in the competition?

·       Yes. By texting “SHAKE” to 6161 you will be able to get more tokens to increase your points and rank in the competition. Each text to 6161 will be at the cost of $5. Upon texting “GIFT” to 6161 you will receive a message similar to the following:

·       You shook and got a teddy bear worth 20 points. Your total points is 20 & you are ranked #1. For a chance to win, text SHAKE to 6161. $5/text

The competition will have the element of double, 5Up days, 10Up, 50Up, 100Up, 200Up, 250Up, 300Up and 500Up days 1000***Up. On the Double day, participating subscribers will receive double the amount of points for the tokens received hence giving an increased chance to WIN. On the 5UP day, Digicel will give 5 times the amount of points for every token received on that day etc.

 

7.       What is a ‘Bonus’ day?

·       Digicel selects a random day in which each tokens assigned points are doubled/tripled etc. for that day. You will receive a text similar to the one below:

‘‘Today ONLY Digicel will give double the points for every token! Simply text GIFT to 6161 to increase your chances to WIN prizes. Costs $5 per text

We will offer additional bonus points for a short window on random days. For e.g. For a random 2 hours TODAY you will receive 1000 TIMES your points to WIN $1,500 CASH. Text SHAKE to 6161.  $5 per text

 

 

 

 

8.      How will I know if I have won?

·       If your entry was selected you will be contacted via phone by a representative from Digicel.

 

9.       What If I was called, but I missed the call?

•      In order to win the prize you are required to speak with the Digicel representative.

•      If the call is unanswered then the attempt has failed. A failed attempt includes calls that are unanswered, calls go to the voicemail or if the phone is turned off.

•      Two (2) attempts, within an hour, will be made to contact each customer that is chosen.

•      If all two (2) attempts fail, then another potential winner is selected.

 

10.    Is there a cut off time for Grand Prize entries to be received?

·       Yes. All entries for the overall grand prize must be received by 11:59:59pm on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.

 

11.   When will the Grand Prize winner be selected?

·       The Grand Prize will be selected on Monday January 4th 2021 to the top ranked player for the promotional period. (Dec 2 to Dec 20).

 

12.   If I was contacted and won where do I collect the prize?

·       You will be required to collect your prize at the Digicel Head Office located in Barbados.

 

 

13.    If I was contacted and have won, how long do I have to collect my prize?

·       You are required to collect your prize within 14 days of being contacted. Digicel will retain any prize not collected within the stipulated period.

 

14.    What do I need in order to claim the prize?

            You are required to take with you the following items

·       A Government issued photo ID (passport, driver’s licence or national voter’s ID)

·       The phone with the SIM for the winning number that was used to enter

 

15.    Am I allowed to enter if I am under 18 years of age?

·       Yes. Persons under 18 years are allowed to enter.

 

16.    What do I do if I have won and I am under 18 years old?

·       Juveniles (under 18) winning must be accompanied by parents/guardians in order to claim prizes. All winners must present the winning phone number called as well as a valid national Government ID, in order to claim their prizes. Parents/guardians should present a valid national Government ID as well as the child.

 

Additional Terms and Conditions

A.     This Promotion is offered for your personal use and not for commercial use and you agree not to sell any rewards redeemed through this Promotion.

B.     Digicel gives no warranty or guarantee that its network or services shall be continuous, or will be free from faults.  Digicel will, however, use its best endeavours to ensure its network and services are reasonably fault free, and that service is reasonably uninterrupted.

C.     We reserve the right to disqualify you or terminate this offer if the Promotion is being abused, such abuse to include but not be limited to selling or attempts to sell the prizes, whether on a commercial basis or otherwise, general abuse deemed as an attempt to undermine the integrity of our services.

D.     You are solely responsible for all associated fees and costs incurred by you for redemption of prizes and for connectivity in relation to your use of the text messages. Be reminded that once roaming, you will not be able to use any data from your local prepaid or select postpaid plans.

E.      The selected winners must have complied with these Terms and Conditions to enter and be on an active, qualifying contract with no accounts held with Digicel being in arrears to be eligible to win the prizes.

F.      We reserve the right to modify or discontinue (permanently or temporarily), this Promotion being offered to you.

G.    If a prize is unavailable, we may, substitute the prize with an alternative prize to the equal value and/or specification where applicable.

H.     Prizes (if other than cash prizes) are not exchangeable and are not redeemable for cash.

I.       We reserve the right to, at any time, with or without notice, vary or cancel the terms and conditions of this Promotion. In the event of us giving notice to you of any such changes to or cancellation of the Promotion, it shall suffice for us to give you notice via messages to your handset/device or to post such notification on the Digicel website or the App. Any such notification shall be effective immediately or as of the date referred to in such notifications

J.      Any personal data relating to participants will be used solely for the purposes of this promotion by Digicel and/or by any agent appointed by it to assist with running the promotion on behalf of the Digicel and will not be disclosed to a third party for any other purpose without the individual’s prior consent. By entering this Promotion, you consent to the use of your personal data by Digicel and/or any agent appointed by it to assist with running the promotion for the purposes of administration of the promotion (including publishing your full name and county and/or disclosing it to third parties on request if you are the winner) and any other purposes to which you have consented. To see our privacy policy visit: www.digicelbarbados.com

K.     Winners may be required to take part in related publicity, including (without limitation) publication of the name and image of a promotion winner along with their winning entry via Digicel’s website, social media and other press and media channels. No additional payment will be given for this. Refusal to participate will result in forfeiture of the prize.