BBB’s Dad Joke Contest

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To celebrate Father’s Day, BBB is running a contest for consumers to submit their best dad jokes in order to win a $150 Amazon gift card. BBB’s Dad Joke Contest is an opportunity to engage with consumers across the Heart of Texas on social media. Consumers will be encouraged to like BBB’s page and comment on the post with a joke. Everyone is encouraged to “react” to their favorite joke comment. The comment with the most reactions wins.

How to Enter:


  • Like BBB serving the Heart of Texas Facebook page
  • Comment on the contest post with a joke

Terms & Conditions:


Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who comment on the[Campaign URL]and who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. Employees of Better Business Bureau serving the Heart of Texas, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of BBB as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on June 11, 2018and ending June 17, 2018 at 11:59pm CDT. All online entries must be received by June 17, 2018 at 11:59pm CDT.

How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting a comment or a joke on the Facebook contest post. The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of BBB. You must provide the information requested. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of BBB.

Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive a $150 Amazon gift card. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by BBB. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at BBB’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. 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. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for BBBto use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected bycommunity voteunder the supervision of BBB. Winner will be notified by Facebook messenger within five (5) days following selection of Winner. BBB shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 3 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT BBB‘S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., comment, photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that BBB, anyone acting on behalf of BBB, and BBB’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

Terms & Conditions: BBB reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond BBB’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case,BBB may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by BBB.BBB reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. BBB has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes 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 Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, BBB reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. BBB reserves the right to delete any comments that are deemed inappropriate and therefore disqualify the contestant.

Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless BBB 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 Campaign 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 malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OFthe U.S.A. AND Texas, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Texashaving jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the BBB website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here:

Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:


Better Business Bureau serving the Heart of Texas

1805 Rutherford Lane

Austin, TX 78754


Requests must be received no later than June 30, 2018 11:59 CDT.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Better Business Bureau serving the Heart of Texas, 1805 Rutherford Lane, Austin, TX 78754 U.S.A.

The Campaign hosted by BBBis in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.

By commenting on BBB serving the Heart of Texas’ Facebook post, You, the Contestant, agreed to all of the Official Rules.


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