Beat the Heat

Posted on Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 8:48 am by Administrator


                                           OFFICIAL RULES





Qualification Period:  Customers may qualify for the Conditional Rebate Offer beginning on August 1, 2012 and ending August 24, 2012 (the "Qualification Period"). The conditional rebate offer is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.


Who May Enter:  The conditional rebate offer is open to legal residents of the United States only, who are aged 18 or older as of date of qualification..


How to Participate:  To be eligible, a customer must make a qualifying purchase from Carter's Jewel Chest during the qualification period to automatically qualify for the Conditional Rebate Offer (outlined below), based upon the required Rebate Activation requirements and conditions as outlined in these official rules.  


The participating location for this Conditional Rebate Offer is:

-    Carter’s Jewel Chest, 860 Hwy 62 E., Unit 1, Mountain Home, AR 72653


Qualifying purchases include jewelry purchases from August 1, 2012 through August 24, 2012.  Non-qualifying purchases include all watch, jewelry and clock repairs; any existing layaways and house accounts, and any purchase not sold at full retail value.


Eligible customers must have purchased qualifying jewelry, completed and executed a binding purchase contract, and, completed all financial requirements including any down payments or payments due at signing, been approved for any and all required credit or financing prior to the end of the qualification period (close of business on August 24, 2012).  Layaways and house account purchases originating from August 1, 2012 through August 24, 2012 must be paid in full by August 24, 2012 to qualify.


Other non-qualifying purchases are not qualified for the conditional rebate offer.  Any customer who makes a qualifying purchase during the Qualification Period will automatically be qualified for the Conditional Rebate Offer as follows:

-   Refund check in an amount equal to the total sum of their full purchase price less sales tax.  Recipients of the refund check, if any, are solely responsible for making their own timely and necessary payments to satisfy their lending company and agreement, if any.  (Payments will not be made on behalf of any qualified customer to their lending company.)


Each qualified customer will be eligible to receive a refund check from Carter's Jewel Chest in an amount equal to the total sum of their full purchase price less sales tax of a qualifying jewelry purchase only if the conditional rebate activation requirement occurs (see below).  Eligible customers do not need to be present in order to claim their rebate offer, provided the activation requirement has occurred per the below requirements.  The refund check for the total sum of the purchase price less sales tax of a qualifying jewelry purchase will automatically be processed for each qualified customer, based upon the conditional rebate offer activation requirements as outlined in these official rules.  Decisions of the Administrator are final and binding in all matters relating to this Offer. 


Conditional Rebate Offer - Activation Requirements

In order for the conditional rebate offer to be activated and eligible qualified customers to receive their refund check in the amount of the sum of the purchase price less sales tax of a qualifying jewelry purchase, the official designated weather measurement station located in Mountain Home, AR must record a temperature reading of 100.0 degrees Fahrenheit or higher on the designated weather measurement date between the designated time period as follows:

a.     Required Temperature Reading:     100.0 degrees Fahrenheit or higher

b.    Measurement Location:                  Mountain Home, AR

c.     Weather Station Name:                   MTN HOME 1 NNW (Official National Weather Measurement Station)

-     Baxter County Coop ID:      035036

-     Latitude:                             36.3458

-     Longitude:                        -92.3939

-     Elevation:                           243.84m

d.    Measurement Date:                         August 31, 2012

e.     Measurement Time Period:                        12:00:00am CT - 11:59:59pm CT (24 hours)


The official temperature measurement for this contest will be as recorded at the designated National Weather Measurement station, and as verified and reported by Weather Source, LLC, 10 Woodsome Drive, Amesbury, MA 01913 according to the standards of the National Climatic Data Center (NCDA).


Only the official temperature recorded and reported at the designated National Weather Measurement station shall determine the official temperature for this contract, regardless of the actual temperature reading at any sponsor or participating dealer location or any contestant's residence or address


Rebate Award & Delivery:  In the event that the Conditional Rebate Offer Activation requirements are met per these Official Rules, each qualified customer will automatically be awarded the Conditional Rebate Offer, subject to verification and compliance with these Official Rules, and confirmation of the official temperature measurement as reported by Weather Source, LLC. 


The conditional rebate offer amount per qualified customer is as follows:  A refund check equal to the amount of the total sum of the purchase price less sales tax of a qualifying jewelry purchaseIn the event the conditional rebate offer activation requirements are met, qualified customers can expect to receive their refund check within approximately 8 weeks after confirmation of the official temperature measurement and verification and approval that the conditions of these official rules have been met.  In the event the rebate activation requirements do not occur, then the conditional rebate offer is void, and there will be no rebate, refund or compensation in any manner to any qualified customer.


Rebate recipient(s), if any, must accept delivery of refund payment from Carter's Jewel Chest, (referred to as sponsor), or as otherwise instructed by sponsor.  All other costs related to Refund delivery and acceptance are the sole responsibility of recipient including but not limited to any and all applicable taxes (including local, state and federal income taxes).  Conditional rebate offer is non-transferable and no rebate offer substitution allowed, except at sponsor's sole discretion or as provided herein.  Winner(s) may be required to complete and return any necessary documents upon receipt of refund payment, including a W-9 form, and liability/publicity release.  Recipients of rebate awards are responsible for paying all applicable income taxes on award, and may receive a 1099 tax form if required by law.  Total maximum value of all available rebate awards not to exceed: $500,000.00 Cash.  Sponsor reserves the right to terminate Conditional Rebate Offer upon reaching the $500,000.00 cash refund limit.


Additional Rules & Restrictions:  By participating in this Conditional Rebate Offer, qualifiers agree to abide by and be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator, which shall be final in all matters relating to this offer.  In the event a qualified entrant is awarded a Refund, and is later found to be in violation of these rules he/she will be required to forfeit the refund or to reimburse Sponsor for the stated value. Participation constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winners' names and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising and trade in any media worldwide without limitation or further compensation unless prohibited by law.  False, fraudulent or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible for any prize.


Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of the offer, administration or execution of the contest or in the announcement of the rebate winners.  By accepting rebate, winners agree to hold sponsor, and released parties (collectively "Releasees"), from any claims, losses, actions, or damages of any kind, whether actual, incidental or consequential, for injury (including but not limited to death), damages, losses or expenses arising out of or relating to entrant’s participation in this contest, or the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any rebate, or participation in rebate-related activities (including but not limited to travel related thereto), and to assume all liability in connection therewith.  


Releasees shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply the rebate offer or any part thereof by reason of any acts of God, any actions, regulations, orders, or requests by any governmental entity, equipment failure, terrorist acts, war, fire, embargo, labor dispute or strike, labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, or any other cause beyond Releasees' sole control.  No more than the advertised amount of rebates will be awarded for any reason.


IN CASE OF DISPUTES:  By participating, each participant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Promotion, or any rebates awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and any judicial proceeding shall take place in a federal or state court within the State of New Jersey; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of New Jersey or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New Jersey.


Winners List:  For a copy of these official rules or a list of rebate recipients, if any, send a self addressed, stamped envelope to: Conditional Rebate Offer, c/o Carter's Jewel Chest, 860 Hwy 62 E., Unit 1, Mountain Home, AR 72653.  Please specify which you are requesting.  Requests must be received by October 31,2012.


Sponsor:  This conditional rebate offer is sponsored by Carter’s Jewel Chest, 860 Hwy 62 E., Unit 1, Mountain Home, AR 72653