WSBT Cold Hard Cash Contest Rules

WSBT Cold Hard Cash Contest Rules
1. No purchase necessary. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter.
2. How the contest works:
A.) Viewers are asked to log on to or send in a postcard and guess when they think the
temperature will first fall below zero. The temperature must fall below zero without wind chill. The low
temperature must be below zero, i.e. not zero. The official temperature will be taken from South Bend
International Airport. An entry day is from 12:00am to 11:59pm. If more than one contestant picks the
winning day when the temperature falls below zero, without wind chill, a random drawing of those
correct entries will be held. One (1) grand prize winner will be awarded $1000. Entry submission
begins October 27th and ends December 5th or the first day temperature reaches below zero. Overall
contest ends when the temperatures falls below zero and one (1) winner is selected. If the temperature
has not fallen below zero before April 1st 2015, a random drawing of every entry will be conducted with
one (1) winner selected to win $1,000 dollars.
B.) Enter by visiting or by sending in a post card, attention Josh Taylor, to WSBT –
1301 East Douglas Rd., Mishawaka, IN 46545.
3.. WSBT, whose decisions are final, binding and conclusive on all matters will conduct the random
drawing, if necessary. By entering this contest, entrants accept and agree to be bound by these rules and
the decisions of the judges relative to the contest.
4. In the event of non-compliance, an alternative winner may be selected.
5. Winner’s name & likeness may be used for publicity purposes without further compensation.
6. Employees of WSBT and their families, its subsidiaries, divisions and related companies, its
promotional agencies and all participating promotional partners are not eligible. Employees or family
members of Employees of local area media are not eligible to win or participate in this contest. Contest
is open to South Bend Television DMA residents only. All others will be disqualified.
7. Taxes are the responsibility of the winner. Anyone receiving over $600 in cash and/or prizes will
receive a 1099 form from WSBT in January. Winners must fill out a federal W9 form before they
receive their prize.
8. WSBT reserves the right to settle all disputes and to change and alter the details of the contest as
circumstances merit.
9. Winners will be notified by phone and/or email and must pick up their prize at WSBT – 1301 East
Douglas Rd., Mishawaka, IN 46545 during regular business hours (M-F, 9AM-5PM).