Save Energy. $ave Money. Win Prizes! Sweepstakes
Official Rules/Terms and Conditions

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. Eligibility
Save Energy. $ave Money. Win Prizes! Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the state of New Jersey who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry and are customers of New Jersey Natural Gas Company (“NJNG”) at the onset of the Sweepstakes. Employees of New Jersey Gas Company and ARM Marketing or any of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

2. Sponsor and Administrator
Sponsor and Administrator: New Jersey Gas Company, 1415 Wyckoff Road, Wall, N.J. 07719.

3. Timing
The Sweepstakes begins on April 16, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on June 15, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.

4. How to Enter

There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes: the Internet Method and the Mail-In Method:

  1. Internet Method:

    During the Sweepstakes Period go to www.njngwinprizes.com (the “Site”) where you will be required to register by providing your first name, last name and e-mail address and accept the Official Rules. Registration is free. All information provided must be complete and true. Once your Registration has been received in accordance with these Official Rules (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), you will automatically be provided with a survey composed of five (5) energy-efficiency questions (defined below), subject to compliance with these Official Rules (as determined by the Sponsor at its sole and absolute discretion).

    The Survey
    After confirming acceptance of the terms and conditions of this offer, follow the on-screen instructions to register and complete the survey (each, an “Entry”) for the chance to be deemed a potential Grand Prize winner (defined below) winner. In order to be eligible to receive a $5 e-gift card, users will need to complete five energy-efficiency survey questions. The entry is one-time only, and is NOT renewed during the Sweepstakes Period. Upon completion of all the survey questions, users are automatically entered for a chance to win one of three grand prizes.

    Users will see five (5) energy-efficiency questions, with a combination of mixed-method responses. Upon completion of all five survey questions, users will earn a $5 e-gift card. Before they are able to receive the e-gift card, users must provide their NJNG account number to confirm eligibility. A Limit of one entry per valid NJNG account. Up to a limit of 11,750 valid entrants, each qualified entrant will automatically be eligible to receive a $5 e-gift card. Upon completion of the survey all users will receive a PIN number. To enter the www.njngwinprizes.com/giftcard site, users will be required to enter the unique PIN they have been provided and a valid NJNG account number. Upon PIN and account number verification, users will be guided on screen through the process to select and redeem the e-gift card. The PIN is valid through, and expires on, July 15, 2018; and users must redeem the e-gift card within the validity period.

  2. Mail-In Method for Entries Postmarked Prior to June 13, 2018:

    To enter by mail before the 13th day of June 2018, on a 3″ × 5″ card, in ink hand print your full name, complete home address including zip code, home phone number with area code, NJNG Account Number and mail in a first class stamped envelope to NJNG’s Save Energy. $ave Money. Win Prizes! Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 1464, Wall, NJ 07719. Each properly completed and received card will receive one entry. Limit one entry per NJNG Account Number. No metered mail will be accepted.

  3. Limitations for All Methods of Entry:

    LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER NJNG ACCOUNT NUMBER BY ANY METHOD OR COMBINATION OF ENTRY METHODS. No copies, facsimiles or mechanical reproductions accepted. No responsibility is assumed for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, illegible or postage due entries or mail; or for any computer, phone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, availability or garbled or jumbled transmissions, or accessibility or availability, traffic congestion, or unauthorized human intervention.

    E-Gift Card Details
    Up to a limit of 11,750 valid entrants, each qualified entrant will automatically be eligible to receive a choice of $5 Lowe’s, CVS Pharmacy or Amazon.com e-gift card. After entrants complete the initial five survey questions and click submit, they will be deemed to be a eligible for a $5 e-gift card and will be presented via e-mail with a unique PIN and instructed to visit www.njngwinprizes.com/giftcard to enter the unique PIN and provide your NJNG account number to confirm eligibility. After verification of the PIN and your valid NJNG account number, users will be directed through the Web site to select and redeem the e-gift card. The PIN is valid through, and expires on, July 15, 2018; and users must redeem the e-gift card within the validity period.

    A maximum of one entry per an NJNG account over the entire Sweepstakes Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different e-mail addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant’s participation and that entrant may be disqualified (as determined by the Sponsor at its sole discretion). Use of any automated system to participate in this Sweepstakes is prohibited and will result in disqualification (as determined by the Sponsor at its sole discretion). Disposable e-mail addresses cannot be used for Sweepstakes registration. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to register will be deemed to be the registered user or entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. A potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All Entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor reserves the right to contact any whose e-mail address is submitted as part of this Sweepstakes for the purpose of administering this Sweepstakes.

5. Winner Determination

$5 E-Gift Card
During the Sweepstakes Period, up to a total of 11,750 $5 e-gift cards will be awarded to the first 11,750 eligible users, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, during the Sweepstakes Period. IN THE EVENT OF AN UNCLAIMED OR FORFEITED E-GIFT CARD, no e-gift card will be provided. If you are deemed to be a potential $5 e-gift card recipient, then you will instantly be presented with a page showing the applicable $5 e-gift card for which you are a potential recipient.

After entrants complete the initial five survey questions, they will be deemed to be a potential $5 e-gift card recipient and will be presented via e-mail with a unique PIN and instructed to visit www.njngwinprizes.com/giftcard to enter the unique PIN and provide your NJNG account number to confirm eligibility. After verification of the PIN and your valid NJNG account number, user then follows the instructions on screen to provide contact details for purposes of fulfilling the choice of $5 Lowe’s, CVS Pharmacy or Amazon.com e-gift card. The customer will receive their e-gift card via e-mail at the address provided when registering. Limit of one e-gift card per an account number. The PIN is valid through, and expires on, July 15, 2018; and users must redeem the e-gift card within the validity period.

Drawing Winners
On or about July 9, 2018, Administrator or Sponsor will select one (1) potential Grand Prize, one (1) second prize, and one (1) third prize winner (described below) in a random drawing of all valid entries received. The selected entrant will be contacted using the registration information provided with the entry and may be awarded the prize subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. The prize winner will be notified on or about July 16, 2018. Failure by entrant to respond to the initial verification within seven (7) days of notification will result in disqualification and Administrator or Sponsor may select an alternate winner in the same manner. Odds of winning the grand prize depend on the number of eligible entries during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit of one drawing prize per person.

6. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. A POTENTIAL WINNER OF AN INSTANT WIN PRIZE IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE WEB SITE SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL THE POTENTIAL WINNER’S ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND THE POTENTIAL WINNER HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREENSHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY ENTRY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED DEFECTIVE AND IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, seeding, printing, digital or programming failures, or other reasons or any errors cause more than the indicated number of Instant Win prizes to be available and/or claimed in the Sweepstakes Period, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the number of Instant Win prize(s) allocated to the Sweepstakes Period as per these Official Rules. Sponsor’s liability for a defective or irregular game play/entry is replacement with another randomly selected game play/entry if timely and otherwise feasible and in accordance with these Official Rules.

7. Verification of Potential Winners
Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Potential winners may be required to sign and return to Sponsor an affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize if applicable. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. If the potential winner of the prize cannot be contacted or a prize is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited.

8. Prizes

Drawing Prizes

Prize ARV of Each Instant Win Prize
Grand Prize - One (1) $5,000 Check $5,000
Second Prize - One (1) $2,000 Check $2,000
Third Prize – One (1) $1,000 Check $1,000

$5 E-Gift Cards for survey completion
The following e-gift cards — up to a total of 11,750 — will be awarded:

Number of E-Gift Cards E-Gift Card Types ARV of Each E-Gift Card
Up to a total of 11,750 e-gift cards $5 Lowe’s e-Gift Card;
$5 Amazon.com e-Gift Card;
$5 CVS Pharmacy e-Gift Card
$5

For all prizes and e-gift cards: No cash equivalent for the prize or e-gift card. Prize or e-gift card is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the listed prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. Winner and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Sponsor may not award the full amount of total prizes. In the event less than 11,750 registered entries are deemed invalid, sponsor shall not award the remaining instant win prizes. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities, as well as any other costs and expenses not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Grand Prize Winners will be required to complete and return an IRS W-9 form (i.e. Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification). Prize will be awarded only if the potential Prize Winners fully complies with these Official Rules. Total ARV of all prizes is $55,000.

Instructions and Terms of use for each e-gift card is clearly indicated on the e-gift card provided.

9. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize and e-gift card suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a entrant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize or e-gift card.

10. Publicity
Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winner consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, identity, social media username, hometown and state of residence, title, likeness, distinctive appearance, physical likeness, image, portrait, picture, photograph (whether still or moving), screen persona, voice, vocal style, statement, opinion, gesture, mannerism, personality, performance characteristic, biographical data, signature, and any other indicia or imitation of identity or likeness for any purpose (including, without limitation, promotional purposes) in any media throughout the world, without further payment or consideration.

11. General Conditions
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. 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 Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or play, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

12. Limitations of Liability
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (e) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance the prize offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, non-awarded, eligible prize claims.

13. Disputes
Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey or the appropriate New Jersey State Court located in Monmouth County, New Jersey; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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 the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, 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 (whether of the State of New Jersey or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New Jersey.

14. Entrant’s Information
Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy which is available at https://www.njng.com/privacy/index.asp.

15. Winner’s List
Winner List requests will only be accepted after the Sweepstakes end date (listed above) and no later than December 01, 2018. For the Winner List, mail in your request to Winner’s List – Save Energy. $ave Money. Win Prizes! Sweepstakes, New Jersey Gas Company, 1415 Wyckoff Road, Wall, N.J. 07719.