Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition

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Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition

 

The staff of Digicel, Newcom, its advertising & PR agencies, Dealers, Distributors and sub-distributors and their immediate families (brother, sister, father, mother, daughter, son) are not eligible to enter.

  1. What is the Digicel’s “Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition?

·         The Digicel’s “Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition gives all Digicel customers a chance to win great prizes by registering and participating in the competition.

 

  1. Who is eligible to enter this promotion?

•     All Digicel customers, including postpaid, prepaid and dual customers are qualified to participate in the promotion.

  1. What is the promotional period?

·         The promotion begins at 12am on Monday September 2, 2019 to 11:59pm on Monday, September 30, 2019.                                                                          

  1. How do I enter the promotion?

•     You may enter by texting the word PLAY to 4442424.

•     Upon texting the word PLAY you will be registered in the Digicel’s “Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition. There is a $15 charge to register for the competition. You will then receive a text message advising of the type of token, the amount of points assigned and your rank in the competition.  

  1. How does the Promotion Work?

•     All Digicel Customers are able to register for a chance to win a Grand Prize in the Digicel’s Back to School Hunt Competition.

•     To register at a cost of $15 customers must text the word PLAY to 4442424. Each registered customer will receive a token each day with points assigned until the end of the competition. Customers may also request additional tokens by texting B2S to 444-2425.

•     Daily tokens are scheduled to be sent at 10:00 a.m. each day to each registered customer at a cost of $15 per token.  Customers receiving daily token must have sufficient credit on their phone to cover the cost of each token.  If they do not have sufficient credit, they will not receive their token for the day. 

•     Customers will be able to send ‘B2S’from their mobile phone to 444-2425 at a cost of $15. Once “B2S” is sent, and charges apply, customers will receive a text with a token and their rank.

•     Participants can send “B2S” as many times as they wish with one single objective; to collect the most tokens & gain the most points to earn highest rank in order to win the major prizes.

 

 

Prizes are as shown in the table below:

 

# of days

# of winners

Prizes

Unit Cost

Total Cost

Weekly prizes

4

4

Alcatel Pixie 3 Tablet

J$9,510.00

J$38,040.00

1st place Grand Prize

1 day

1

J$500,000.00

J$500,000.00

J$500,000.00

2nd place Grand Prize

1 day

1

J$200,000.00

J$200,000.00

J$200,000.00

3rd place Grand Prize

1 day

1

J$100,000.00

J$100,000.00

J$100,000.00

 

 

 

 

 

J$838,040.00

  1. Once registered will I receive a text automatically each day?

•     Yes. Provided you have sufficient credit to cover the cost of the message.

•     You will receive one token along with amounts of points and your current rank per request.

•     By texting B2S to 444-2425, you will be able to collect more tokens thus increasing your points and rank in the competition

•     Note: Each text to 444-2425 will be at the cost of $15.

  1. What tokens are sent at each request and what amounts of points is assigned to each?

•      Tokens and their corresponding points are shown in the table below.  Tokens will be randomly sent to each participant’s phone.

 

Token

Points

Pencils

20 points

Pen

50 points

Markers

80 points

Lunch Bag

100 points

School Bag

150 points

Books

200 points

Shoes

300 points

Uniform

600 points

Tablet

800 points

Laptop

1000 points

 

  1. What message do I receive when I register for the competition?

•     Upon successful registration you will receive a message similar to the following,

 

Welcome to Digicel's Back to School Hunt game. Fill your backpack with all the supplies u need to start school! The player with the most item wins! Text B2S to 4442425 to increase your points. $15/txt

 

·         Subsequent to the welcome message a second text will be sent from 4442425 with the token and points

You filled your backpack with pencils worth 20 points. Your backpack is now worth 20 points and ranked #1. Text B2S to 4442425 to get more points & WIN! $15/txt.

 

I do not wish to receive any more messages, how do I unregister?

•     To unregister, the customer can text EXIT to 444-2425.

•     N.B. There is no charge to exit the competition.

 

  1. Am I able increase my points and rank in the competition?

•     Yes.

•     By texting “B2S” to 444-2425, you will be able to get more tokens to increase your points and rank in the competition. Each text to 444-2425 will be at the cost of $15.

•     Upon texting “B2S” to 444-2425, you will receive a message similar to the following:

You filled your backpack with pencils worth 20 points. Your backpack is now worth 20 points and ranked #1. Text B2S to 4442425 to get more points & WIN! $15/txt.

 

 

  1. Am I able to increase my points in the Competition?

•     Yes.

The competition will have the element of double, triple, 5Up days, 10Up days, 20Up, 50Up, 100Up, 150Up, 200Up, 300Up, 400Up days & 500Up days. 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 triple day, Digicel will give 3 times the amount of points for every token received on that day etc.

  1. What is a ‘Double/Triple Entry’ day?

•     Digicel selects a random day in which each tokens assigned points are doubled/tripled for that day.

•     This gives customers an increased chance of winning.

  1. How will I be notified of a ‘Double/Triple Entry’ day?

•     Customers will receive  texts similar to the one below:

‘‘Today ONLY Digicel will give double the points for every token! Simply text B2S to 4442425 to increase your chances to WIN Tablets & CASH. Costs $15’

  1. How are the prizes selected?

·         There will be seven (7) winners of the draw for the Competition who will get the weekly and Grand Prize Packages.

·         One prize package will be awarded weekly from Monday, September 9, 2019 to Monday, September 30, 2019. See draw table below.

·         Three grand prize packages will be awarded on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 to the top 3 customers with the highest scores for the duration of the competition (September 2, 2019 to September 30, 2019). See draw table below.

•     All winners will be contacted by Digicel and will be required to state the name of the current promotion, “Digicel’s back to School Hunt game” to win the bonus and grand prize packages.

•     If there are more than one customers tying for the highest score, a winner will be randomly chosen from these customers, and the other will be awarded second (2nd) prize.

•     If the customer selected with the highest score does not state the name of the current promotion correctly, the customer with the next highest score or tied score will be selected and called until a winner is chosen from the backup list.

•     In addition to these Terms and Conditions, the Customer remains bound by any other terms and conditions of use of any of Digicel’s other services including the general Terms and Conditions governing Digicel’s Data Services and Digicel Telephone Services.

•     In the event the account of a Customer who is eligible to win any of the major prizes is the subject of a billing dispute in relation to the Competition as a result of fraud, erroneous charging, other technical problem that corrupts the administration, Digicel with the approval of Betting, Gaming & Lotteries Commission reserve to withhold the prize, terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the Competition until the disputed amount (and related charges) have been investigated.

Type of Draw

Venue for Draw

Draw Date

September 2nd - 8th

Digicel Head Office; 14 Ocean Boulevard

September 9th

September 9th - 15th

Digicel Head Office; 14 Ocean Boulevard

September 16th

September 16th – 22nd

Digicel Head Office; 14 Ocean Boulevard

September 23rd

September 23rd - 29th

Digicel Head Office; 14 Ocean Boulevard

September 30th

Overall Grand Prize (1st, 2nd,  & 3rd )

Digicel Head Office; 14 Ocean Boulevard

October 1st

  1. Do I get a token for each text sent to 444-2425?

•     Yes.

•     You will receive a token along with points and your current rank per request.

•     By texting “B2S” to 444-2425, you will be able to collect more tokens to increase your points and rank in the competition.

•     Note: Each text to 444-2425 will be at the cost of $15.

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

•     Yes. All entries must be received by 11:59:59pm on Monday September 30, 2019.

  1. What is the cost to register?

•     Each text message sent to 4442424 costs $15 per 160 characters.

Note: This includes the initial text “PLAY” to enter the competition.         

  1. When will the Grand Prize winners be selected?

•     Three grand prize winners will be awarded on October 1, 2019 to the top 3 ranked players for the promotional period.

  1. How often am I allowed to enter?

•     You are allowed to enter as often as you wish.

  1. How will I know if I have won?

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

  1. What if I was called, but I missed the call?

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

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

•     Five (5) attempts, within an hour, will be made to contact each customer that is chosen.

•     If all five (5) attempts fail, then another potential winner is selected.

  1. What if the network is unavailable when I try to play?

·         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 endeavors to ensure its network and services are reasonably fault free, and that service is reasonably uninterrupted.

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

•     You will be required to collect your prize at the Digicel office located in Kingston.

•     The address is:

Digicel

14 Ocean Boulevard

Kingston

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

•     You are required to collect your prize within 30 days of being contacted.

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

•     You are required to take with you the following items

§ A valid government issued photo ID (passport, driver’s license or national voter’s ID)

§ The phone with the SIM card for the winning number that was used to enter.

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

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

  1. 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. In the case the child does not have a valid national government ID then a birth certificate or student ID will be acceptable.

  1. Is this game authorized by Betting Gaming and Lottery Commission?

  Yes, this game is “Authorized under Section 58(3) of the Betting, Gaming and           Lotteries Act.”

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Back to School Hunt Game” Text Competition