Host Group Real Estate, LLC referred to in this document as HG ACADEMY, is offering a monthly giveaway promotion. Every month HG will select a new recipient for the prizes detailed in this section, the contest/promotion is detailed below….
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
HG ACADEMY - MONTHLY FREE COURSE GIVEAWAY (the "Contest") is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of HG ACADEMY | HOST GROUP REAL ESTATE LLC. and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Contest is also open to former student following the rules of the contest. the prizes are promotional credits towards hg academy courses. all prizes cannot be converted into cash or other legal tender and can only be credited towards future classes at hg academy.
The Contest is sponsored by HG ACADEMY | HOST GROUP REAL ESTATE LLC., located at PO BOX 230871, Boston, Massachusetts 02123.
3. Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
Terms & Conditions
By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of HG ACADEMY | Host Group Real Estate LLC, which shall be final. All applicable federal, provincial, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Except where prohibited by law, participation constitutes the winners’ consent to HG ACADEMY’s use of their names, cities and states of residence and entries for advertising, publicity, and promotional purposes in any media, online or offline, without further permission, consent, payment or other consideration, unless prohibited by law. If, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the promotion, HG ACADEMY reserves the right, at their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion and to award the grand prize from among all eligible entries received prior to the date of termination. HG ACADEMY reserves the right to amend or modify the terms & conditions at any time during the promotion.
4. Contest Period
The Contest begins on March 08, 2021 at 12:00AM Eastern Time Zone and ends on December 31, 2021 at 12:00 AM Eastern Time Zone and runs monthly until HG terminates the contest (the "Contest Period"). Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified.
There is no deadline for the submission/entry as this promotion runs continually each month. Winners will be announced on or around the second Friday of each month. Announcement will be posted on HG Social channels and the winner will be notifies via email.
Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods:
Online by joining our HG Club and following the social media promotion instructions.
5. How to Enter
Online: This method of entry will be available by visiting our website (www.hostgroup.us) and following the directions provided to fill out the entry information at:https://hostgroup.us/hg-club-2021yqsf3amg, and submit.
1)Enter your email address & full name above + JOIN THE HG CLUB
2)Follow us on Instagram (link provided onHG Club registration page)
3)Like a photo
4)Comment with emojis only, What you are gonna do with your first big commission check once you get your license?
5)Tag one friend that would like to check out our programs=
an additional entry!
Use #WHYIWANTTOBEINREALESTATE #HGCONTEST
Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, and per household for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
6. Prize Drawing
On or about the second Friday of each month, the Sponsor will select potential winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received.
7. Winner Notification & Selection
Winners will be selected monthly from all eligible entries. Only those submitting comments through social media will be eligible. The odds of winning depend on the number of entries submitted and the quality of each entry. All decisions are final. The winners will be notified via email and via Facebook Messenger, email, direct message. Winners will be announced on Facebook + Instagram, HG Academy school accounts, If HG ACADEMY does not receive a reply to the winner notification announcement sent by email within seven (7) days from the date sent, the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be selected from among the remaining eligible entries. Unless prohibited by law, the winner will be required to complete and return an affidavit of promotion participation and a publicity/liability release within two (2) weeks of responding to the notification. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission (except were prohibited by law) to use the winners' names, cities, states, likenesses and/or voices for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation. Prize award materials and information will be sent to the winners after all required proof and documentation is received.
The potential winners will be notified by email, mail or phone. Each potential Grand and First Prize winner (parent/legal guardian if a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. If the potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance on the potential winner’s behalf and fulfill any other requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.
One first-place winner will be awarded the credit for the full cost of any pre-licensing program the HG ACADEMY offers as of March 2021 HG offers:
Accelerator Salesperson Program: 40 Hours Approved for Massachusetts
Accelerator RE Broker Program: 40 Hours Approved for Massachusetts
Award is to be used solely as tuition reimbursement or credit for the winners' own educations in the pre-licensing course dates of their choosing, dates selected have to be within the calendar year of the date of winning. One second and one third-place winner will be awarded $100 off each refund/reimbursement for a tuition credit applied for a complete registration. All entrants must be registered in our HG CLUB. Prizes Winners will receive a credit directly applied to the cost of the course or given a unique discount code to apply at checkout or have a HG Representative directly assist with registration over the phone or email to process the prizes. If a winner cannot select a date immediately, then HG will hold a credit in our registration system for no more than one year for the winner to apply towards a course. If no selection is made during the calendar year of the winning, then winner forfeits prize. It is the sole discretion of HG Academy and its directors to allow the prizes to be transferred to another party as per request of actual winner.
9. General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney's fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application, the processing of entries application downloads or in any Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney's fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Massachusetts. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Massachusetts, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Massachusetts.
13. Facebook | Instagram Promotion: In accordance with Facebook &
Instagram policies regarding promotions, HG ACADEMY has added the following and adhere to the FB/Instagram Guidelines regarding Promotions.
1) If you use Instagram to communicate or administer a promotion (example: a contest or sweepstakes), you are responsible for the lawful operation of that promotion, including:
a. The official rules;
b. Offer terms and eligibility requirements (example: age and residency restrictions); and
c. Compliance with applicable rules and regulations governing the promotion and all prizes offered (example: registration and obtaining necessary regulatory approvals)
2) You must not inaccurately tag content or encourage users to inaccurately tag content (example: don’t encourage people to tag themselves in photos if they aren’t in the photo).
3) Promotions on Instagram must include the following:
a. A complete release of Instagram by each entrant or participant.
b. Acknowledgement that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.
4) We will not assist you in the administration of your promotion and cannot advise you on whether consent is required for use of user content or on how to obtain any necessary consent.
5) You agree that if you use our service to administer your promotion, you do so at your own risk.