2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway Terms



  • Prize: One Winner of the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway (”Giveaway”) will receive (1) $500 prepaid Mastercard. No prize substitution permitted except at Deserve’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Deserve to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  • Eligibility: The Giveaway is open to all persons who:
  • Post a photo or video of a holiday tradition, new or old AND
  • Like/Follow @Deservecards on Instagram and Twitter AND
  • Tag #DeserveATraditon AND
  • Tag @Deservecards on Instagram (+1 entry) and, or Tag @Deservecards on Twitter (+1 entry) AND
  • Are 18 years old as of the date of entry, AND
  • Are a legal resident of the United States, including on a student or work visa, AND
  • Are not employees of Deserve Inc. or its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers or immediate family members and/or those living in the same household.
  • Limit one entry per person per platform.  Void where prohibited by law.
  • Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Deserve, as final and binding. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
  • 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway Entry Period: Photo entries posted on Twitter or Instagram starting November 20, 2018  through December 10, 2018 are eligible to win the Giveaway.  All photo entries must be posted by December 10, 2018 @ 11:59pm Pacific time.  Deserve will donate $1.00 (one dollar) up to a maximum of $500.00 to a national hunger nonprofit for every friend you tag.
  • How to Enter:   Follow the entry rules as set forth in Step 2 of these Contest Rules, Eligibility.  Contest submissions must have the accompanying hashtag #DeserveATradition. Your submission must fulfill all eligibility requirements to enter. Submissions that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Deserve. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Deserve.
  • Winner Selection and Notification: The Winner of the Giveaway will be randomly selected from the pool of all eligible entries by Deserve on or around December 15, 2018. Winner will be notified via Instagram or Twitter direct message not later than December 20, 2018. Deserve shall have no liability for a Winner’s failure to receive notices due to Winner’s spam, junk e-mail or other security settings, or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within seven (7) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return completed and executed declaration(s) and release(s) as may be required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Winner’s receipt of the prize offered in this “2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway” is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE 2018 HOLIDAY TRADITION GIVEAWAY AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  • Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  • Rights Granted by you: By entering the Giveaway you understand that Deserve, anyone acting on behalf of Deserve, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review, or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter, in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including without limitation not otherwise specified, the entry and Winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image and/or statements, and biographical information as news, publicity or information, and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any additional compensation.
  • Contest Administration: The 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway contest is administered entirely by Deserve, Inc.  If Deserve deems it necessary, it may take any necessary action to ensure fair administration of the contest.  By entering this photo contest, all entrants agree to comply with Deserve’s administration methods and will make no claims whatsoever about such methods.  Deserve, Inc. assumes no responsibility whatsoever for any damage which may arise in keeping with participation in this contest. Deserve has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Giveaway and to void entries for any reason including but not limited to multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Giveaway rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.
  • Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Deserve and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the Giveaway and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process; (v) electronic or human error.

Deserve reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway in the event of a virus, “bug”, unauthorized human intervention, fraud, or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the contest. In such case, Deserve may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) any action taken by Deserve. Deserve reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process, the operation of the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway, this or any website, or violates these Official Rules.

Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Deserve reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

  • Disputes: THIS GIVEAWAY IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in San Mateo County, California having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this contest), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  • Sponsor:  The Sponsor of the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway is Deserve, Inc, PO Box 1826, Menlo Park, CA 94026.  Deserve and this 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway are not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or in any way associated with Instagram. Deserve and the 2018 Holiday Tradition Giveaway are not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or in any way associated with Twitter.