PODCAST REVIEW SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES

Participation in the “Podcast Review” SWEEPSTAKES (the “Sweepstakes”) constitutes your agreement to be bound by these Official Rules (“Official Rules”) and Sponsor’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy[A1].

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR LIKELIHOOD OF WINNING.

ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 AM Pacific Time on October 20, 2021 and ends at 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time on November 17, 2021 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

Sponsor: Leaf Group Ltd. is the sponsor of the Sweepstakes (the “Sponsor”). The Sponsor’s address is 1655 26th Street, Santa Monica, California 90404.

Eligibility: To participate in the Sweepstakes, you must be a legal U.S. resident and eighteen (18) years of age or older. Employees, officers, and directors of the Sponsor and its subsidiaries/affiliates Leaf Group, and Hunker (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Partners”), and their immediate family members (spouse, and parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and household members, where or not related,  are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.

How to Enter: Rate 'Being Home With Hunker' on Apple Podcasts and write a review, then you may submit one (1) Sweepstakes entry during the Sweepstakes Period by completing and submitting the online form <https://www.hunker.com/being-home-podcast-sweeps> (each an “Entry”). LIMIT OF ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void such Entries and that entrant may be disqualified, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid Entry in a Sweepstakes will be determined by Sponsor. Proof of submission (screen captures, etc.) does not constitute proof of entry. All Entries become property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. 

Entrant Representations to the Sponsor: Entrant represents and warrants that: (a) the information and documents (including all text, photographs, graphics and other works) Entrant has submitted or will submit to the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes are true, correct, and complete in all material respects and not misleading;[A2] [MOU3] [MOU4]  and (b) Entrant has never been arrested, indicted, convicted or pled no contest to a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude. [A5] 

Selection of Winners; Odds of Winning: One (1) potential winner (the “Potential Winner”) will be selected at random by Sponsor following the close of the Sweepstakes Period from the pool of eligible Entries received. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. POTENTIAL WINNER IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR, AND MUST MEET ALL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS BEFORE AN ENTRANT WILL BE CONFIRMED AS A WINNER AND A PRIZE WILL BE AWARDED.

Winner Notification: Potential Winner will be notified via email within ten (10) business days following the expiration of the Sweepstakes Period and may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and, unless prohibited, Publicity Release. The Potential Winner will have seventy-two hours (72) hours from the initial message from the Sponsor to respond and claim their prize. If the Potential Winner does not respond within the seventy-two (72) hour period, or if they have not complied with these Official Rules or decline a prize for any reason, or fail to timely return all required documentation, then the Potential Winner will forfeit the prize and the Sponsor may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner from all remaining eligible entries. 

Prize(s): 

Leeway Home ($250 gift card toward elegant dinner and dishware) 

Home Depot ($250 gift card for houseplants to breathe life into your space) 

Jenny Kayne ($150 gift card to use on Jenny Kayne’s nature-inspired candles and home fragrances) 

Clare Paint ($200 gift card for the premium paint color that takes you to your happy place) 

Garden 24 ($150 gift card toward art prints and unique home accents)

No substitution, transfer or cash equivalent of any prize is permitted by winner. If the prize (or portion thereof) is not reasonably available, the Sponsor may substitute the prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All prizes awarded are subject to the restrictions and limitations noted in these Official Rules, on the prizes and/or included with the prizes and the winner must abide by all such limitations and restrictions. Winner agrees to accept the prize “as is” without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The Sponsor has the right to resolve any concerns, questions, or complaints related to the prizes in its sole discretion. Winner is solely responsible for any and all federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and any other costs in connection with receipt of the prize not specified herein as being provided. Limit one (1) prize per person. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

Prize Distribution: Each prize will be delivered to the winner at his or her address. All risk of loss passes to the winner at the point of shipment.

Publicity Grant: Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes permission for the Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Partners and their respective designees to use the winner’s name, likeness, city, state of residence, personal information and text, photographs, graphics or other works of authorship submitted in their Sweepstakes entry to appear on the Sponsor’s and/or any Sweepstakes Partner’s website or social media accounts and elsewhere, in any and all media, for advertising, marketing and promotional purposes, worldwide in perpetuity, without compensation, notification or permission, unless otherwise prohibited by law. 

Limitations of Liability: Entrants, by participating, agree to release, indemnity and hold harmless the Sponsor, Sweepstakes Partners, and all social media platforms on which the Sweepstakes is advertised, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of prize or participation in this Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered or garbled entries, email or mail or other communications of any kind; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize(s) or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. 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 Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer or other devise related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website.  Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void.  Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner(s) from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. 

Any and all disputes will be resolved in the appropriate courts in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, exclusively, and subject to the laws of the State of California. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of California and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of California.

Use of Data: By entering the Sweepstakes in accordance with the entry process described above, you will be registering to receive email communication from Sweepstakes Partners, and agree that your registration and any other information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by them. Leaf Group Ltd.’s Privacy Policy can be found here http://www.leafgroup.com/privacy-policy; 

Winners List: To obtain a written identification of the winners, please send your request and a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “Podcast Review” Sweepstakes, Leaf Group, 1655 26th Street, Santa Monica, California 90404. Requests must be received within four (4) weeks of the end of the Sweepstakes Period.

THE SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, TWITTER, TIKTOK, SNAPCHAT or any other social media platform.