Limit one entry per person. Must be 18 or older and a PECO residential electric customer. Entrant must be a homeowner.
Fill out the information below to enter.
The sweepstakes will be open to enter until August 17th, 2014. There will be a total of 5 individual winners selected.
Winners will receive a free PECO Smart House Call. A PECO energy advisor will visit winners' homes to assess their home energy use and provide energy saving ideas and on the spot upgrades.
+Once your energy assessment is complete, PECO will give you up to $5,000 towards energy efficient upgrades around your home.
At PECO, we offer our customers great tips and programs to help you save energy and money. In fact, our customers have saved more than $350 million in energy costs with PECO Smart Ideas.
To learn more, visit peco.com/SmartIdeas or call 1‑888‑5‑PECO‑SAVE.
This “PECO Smart House Call Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Greater Media Philadelphia. Prizes are provided by PECO Energy Company (“PECO”). Sweepstakes entry period will run from 6:00AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on July 7, 2014 through August 17, 2014 at 11:59PM (ET). All electronic entries must be received by August 17, 2014. To enter for a chance to win, go to www.peco.com/smartideas and complete/submit the online entry form during the entry period or visit a participating SUBWAY® restaurant for a registration form and mail the completed form, postage pre-paid, to Greater Media Philadelphia, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, Attn: PECO Smart House Call Sweepstakes. All mail-in entries must be postmarked by August 17, 2014, and received by August 20, 2014 to be eligible for the prize drawing. To be eligible, entrant must be a PECO residential electric customer and own a residential property in one of the following Pennsylvania counties: Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks, Chester/York.
On or about August 21st, three (3) qualifiers will be randomly selected from each eligible county or grouping of counties, from all eligible entries received from that county. Qualifiers will be contacted by PECO to confirm eligibility for the PECO Smart House Call program. One (1) winner from each eligible county or grouping of counties will be randomly selected from the eligible qualifiers from that county. The initially-selected winners will be notified by phone and email using the information provided in the entry form. Initially-selected winners must confirm acceptance of prize within three (3) business days of initial notification, or risk disqualification and selection of a new winner.
All Sweepstakes entries will become the property of Greater Media Philadelphia and will not be acknowledged or returned.
One (1) grand prize will be randomly awarded to an eligible entry (Winner) from each of the following five groupings of Philadelphia regional Pennsylvania counties (Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks and Chester/York). Five (5) total grand prizes will be awarded, each consisting of: a PECO Energy Smart House Call to the winner’s residence (must be located in the county stated on the entry form; value $100), and up to $5,000 in energy efficiency upgrades based on the recommendations in the Smart House Call issued report (Prize). Prize value will vary, depending on what home improvements are recommended following the Smart House Call. Winners will receive a gift card or voucher for the recommended improvements (or the estimated cash value, in PECO’s discretion, of the improvements), up to a maximum value of $5,000. Scheduling of the Smart House Call is based on availability and must be scheduled within five (5) days after the end of the Sweepstakes. Each Winner must be willing to allow Fox 29 and other PECO representatives to accompany the PECO Home Energy Advisor on the Smart House Call to record a news segment and/or commercial featuring each Winner and your home. The news segment will be transmitted publicly by Fox 29 as a part of its television programming. PECO is responsible for fulfilling the Prizes and all decisions regarding the Prizes shall be made by PECO, in its discretion, and be final. Any home improvement expenses incurred by a Winner in excess of $5,000 are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Each Winner is responsible for obtaining any required permits and other approvals to complete the recommended improvements and is solely responsible for any applicable taxes associated with the Prize.
If a PECO customer has previously received a PECO Smart House Call (i.e., the customer paid to have a Smart House Call from a PECO Energy Advisor), s/he is still eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. If selected as a Winner, PECO will reimburse the customer for the cost of the Smart House Call and the customer will be eligible either to (i) receive the Prize as described above or (ii) be reimbursed for home improvements made as suggested in the Smart House Call report issued to the Winner, up to a maximum of $5,000.
Estimated Retail Value: Value of prize will vary, depending on call results. Minimum value: $600. Maximum value: $5,100. Total maximum value of all Prizes is $25,500.
Odds of being selected as a qualifier depend on the total number of eligible entries received from each eligible county. Odds of being selected as a Winner once selected as a qualifier depend on the number of confirmed eligible qualifiers, but will not be less than 1 in 3. Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to substitute any Prize with one of equal or greater value. No Winner may request any Prize substitution. Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the Winner. Winner must claim Prize by completing all required paperwork in person at the Greater Media Philadelphia office within 14 days after the end of the Sweepstakes. Prize not claimed within this timeframe will be forfeited. All taxes, including but not limited to federal, state, and local taxes, and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance or use of Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner.
All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, who own a residential property in one of the following Pennsylvania counties: Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks, or Chester/York. Residents must own the home in which they are living and have the right to make energy efficiency upgrades to their home without needing the approval of another party (other than permits required by the town or county in which the home is located). Residents and their homes must be eligible for the PECO Smart House Call program, as determined by PECO in its sole discretion. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Philadelphia, PECO, Fox 29, their respective affiliates, advertising and promotional agencies, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio) are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.” Limit one entry per person. Void where prohibited.
By entering, all participants agree to release and hold harmless the Sweepstakes sponsors/prize providers, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Fox 29, PECO and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Sweepstakes and any Prize won. Winner will be required to sign a form releasing the above-named parties from all liability in connection with the Sweepstakes and the award and use of the Prize before claiming the Prize.
The Sweepstakes sponsors/prize providers undertake no liability or responsibility, and make no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the Prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the Sweepstakes, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the Sweepstakes, by the Winner and/or Winner’s guest(s). The Sweepstakes sponsors/prize providers are not responsible for damage to a Prize or loss of a Prize after the Prize has been claimed, nor are they responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed Sweepstakes entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this Sweepstakes, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsors, Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).
Entry into this Sweepstakes constitutes full permission for Greater Media Philadelphia, Fox 29, PECO, and any other Sweepstakes sponsors/prize providers, and each of their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.
If required by applicable law, Greater Media Philadelphia will report the total value of each Prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099. Winners must provide their social security number to Greater Media Philadelphia for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
Failure to conform to all Sweepstakes rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of an entrant or on the entrant’s behalf, will result in the entrant’s disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. Sponsor reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in Sponsor’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any sweepstakes or promotion conducted by any Sponsor or its affiliates. Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in the Sweepstakes rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this Sweepstakes, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of the Sponsor and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the Sweepstakes are final and binding. Copies of written Sweepstakes rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the Greater Media Philadelphia office, One Bala Plaza, Suite 424, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the Sweepstakes concludes.
As a condition to participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, PA having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant, Sponsor and PECO hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
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PECO Energy Company, 2301 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103