Premium Zone Contest
YOU MUST READ THE OFFICIAL RULES BELOW. BY ENTERING THE CONTEST YOU HEREBY AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES. DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES. INTERNET ACCESS IS REQUIRED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
BY ENTERING INTO THE CONTEST, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR ENTRY AND THE PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST WILL BE SHARED WITH THE SPONSOR. SPONSOR’S USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO THE SPONSOR’S PRIVACY POLICIES AT THE LINKS PROVIDED BELOW.
THE CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK, INC., INSTAGRAM, INC., YOUTUBE, INC., TWITTER, INC., OR LINKEDIN CORPORATION, EVEN THOUGH SPONSOR MAY PROMOTE AND ADVERTISE THIS CONTEST USING SERVICES PROVIDED BY ANY OF THE FOREGOING PLATFORMS.
Eligibility: This Contest is void where prohibited by law. You must (i) be a legal resident of the United States, (ii) be 18 years or older at the time of entry, and (iii) possess a valid form of identification in order to enter this Contest (“Eligible Participants”). Sponsor, its affiliates, and their representatives, as well as their employees and members of each of their immediate families and those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.
Eligible Participants must have successfully opened a brokerage account with Sponsor’s affiliate, Z-Squared Securities, LLC (“Z-Squared”) prior to the beginning of the Contest Period (as defined below), download and install the Zingeroo mobile application, (the “Zingeroo App”) on a compatible device prior to the Contest Period, as well as remain a customer in good standing with Z-Squared throughout the Contest Period.
Further, this Contest shall require that not less than twenty (20) Eligible Participants enter the Contest. In the event the number of Entrants (as defined below) is less than twenty (20) upon expiration of the Contest Period, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the Contest and refund the entrance fee to all Entrants. The maximum number of Entrants to this Contest shall be one hundred (100) Entrants.
Entry Period: The Contest begins at 9:30:00 a.m. Eastern Time on January 11, 2023 and ends at 4:00:00 p.m. Eastern Time on January 13, 2023 (the “Contest Period”). No entries will be accepted after expiration of the Contest Period.
How to Enter: To enter the Contest, you must join the The January Effect Zone on the Zingeroo App (the “Zone”), and then follow and complete, as necessary, the instructions provided in the Zingeroo App, including paying the Contest entry fee of $0.00, in order to complete and submit the Contest entry form through the Zingeroo App, which may include, among other things, providing the Eligible Participant’s full legal name, e-mail address, telephone number, and various representations as required by the Sponsor. An Eligible Participant will be deemed to have entered the Contest (thereby becoming an “Entrant”) by joining the Zone and submitting the Contest entry form through the Zingeroo App.
Entry is limited to one (1) per person. Entries received from any person from any method of entry in excess of the above stated limitation will be void. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple e-mail addresses, identities, devices, or a virtual private network 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. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the entry form’s specifications or these Official Rules may be disqualified at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, communication transmissions, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail, courier, or entry to be delivered to and received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. Cellphone carriers may charge for data usage for entering the Contest using a mobile phone and for using the Zingeroo App.
How to Win: The objective of the Contest is to achieve the highest Weighted Average Performance (as defined below) of your brokerage account (“Portfolio”) out of all other Entrants participating in the Zone during the Contest Period. Entrants who do not enter any positions into a Zone shall be ineligible to win a Prize. For the purposes of these Official Rules, “Weighted Average Performance” shall mean, the total dollar change among positions that are entered into the Zone based upon the price at the start of the Zone and the final price when the Zone ends, or when a position is sold. Any change to an Entrant’s Weighted Average Performance after expiration of the Contest Period will not be included in an Entrant’s rank. Weighted Average Performance shall be based on an Entrant’s entire Portfolio or other subset of an Entrant’s Portfolio, as indicated in the Zone requirements. An Entrant’s Weighted Average Performance may differ from actual Portfolio performance. Please be sure to review the Zone requirements prior to joining the Zone and engaging in any trading activity on the Zingeroo App. To achieve the objective, Entrants may access the Zingeroo App to buy and sell stocks and options available on the Zingeroo App. All activities must be done in accordance with these Official Rules, the Zone requirements available to each Eligible Participant prior to joining the Zone, and the Z-Squared Customer Agreement, available at https://zingeroo.com/disclosure-library (the “Customer Agreement”), the terms and conditions of which are hereby incorporated into and made a part of these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for any errors, technical difficulties, or other issue related to any transaction as it relates to an Entrant’s performance. Remedies, if any, shall be provided in a manner as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Entrants are responsible for any tax consequences as a result of the Entrants’ participation in the Contest and otherwise.
Prizes and Odds: The prize for winning the Contest (each, a “Prize”) is in the form of automatic entries into the The January Effect sweepstakes sponsored by Sponsor, to be held on January 13, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes”). The Sweepstakes shall be operated by Sponsor subject to and in accordance with the official rules of the Sweepstakes which may be found here (the “Sweepstakes Official Rules”). WINNING ENTRIES INTO THE SWEEPSTAKES BY BECOMING A WINNER (AS DEFINED BELOW) OF THIS CONTEST DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL WIN ANY SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE, OR THAT YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING A SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE WILL BE GREATER THAN IF YOU HAD ENTERED THE SWEEPSTAKES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES.
The number of entries to the Sweepstakes granted to Winners of the Contest shall depend upon the Winner’s overall placement in the Contest. To see how many entries to the Sweepstakes each Winner shall be entitled to receive, visit the Zone on the Zingeroo App and select the tab called “Pool.” There you will find a table of Sweepstakes entry distributions to the top twenty (20) of Contest Entrants.
Odds of winning the Contest are dependent on the number of Entrants that have entered the Contest. The Prize must be accepted as awarded and no substitution, transfer, conversion or assignment of the Prize is allowed. The Prize is not redeemable for cash and cannot be used for any purpose other than entrance into the Sweepstakes. In the event of unavailability of the Prize or any part thereof, the Sponsor may substitute an alternative prize of equal or greater value at its sole discretion.
Selection of Winners: Entrants may view the standings at any time during the Contest Period by accessing the Zingeroo App and selecting the Zone. The twenty (20) of Entrants with the highest standings and ranks (each a “Winner”) shall be announced on January 13, 2023 by e-mail and/or through the Zingeroo App (“Winner Announcement”).
All taxes on the Prize are the sole responsibility of each Winner. Any expenses related to accepting and/or using a Prize not listed in these Official Rules, are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Prizes are automatically awarded to the Winners. Winners may access the Zingeroo App at any point following the expiration of the Contest Period to see if they are a Winner and the number of Sweepstakes entries awarded to them. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY A WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN THE WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS A WINNER OF THE CONTEST, AND SPONSOR MAY CHOOSE AN ALTERNATE WINNER IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION.
Winner’s List: For any legally required Winners’ list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope (unless otherwise prohibited by local law) to Zingeroo, Inc., 90 Canal Street, Suite #443, Boston, MA 02114, Attn: Zingeroo The January Effect Contest Winners’ List. All such requests must be received within twelve (12) months after the end of the Contest or such longer time if required by applicable law.
Publicity: As a condition of entry into the Contest, except where prohibited by law, each Winner, by accepting a Prize, hereby grants to the Sponsor, its affiliates, and its and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, representatives, and agents (collectively, “Sponsor Parties”) a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free license and right, to publicize, broadcast, display and/or otherwise use each Winner’s full name, nicknames, voice, likeness, image, portrait, photograph, city, state, and other biographical material (collectively, “Licensed Rights”) in any media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional review, compensation, permission or approval of the Winner.
Mailing List: By entering this Contest, you agree to receive newsletters and other promotional material from Sponsor. You may update your newsletter subscription preferences, and may opt-out of marketing emails altogether, upon receipt of any newsletter email from Sponsor.
Release: By participating in the Contest and/or accepting the Prize, each Entrant/Winner agrees to defend, release and hold harmless the Sponsor Parties from and against any and all actions, claims and/or liability for injury, loss or damage of any kind, (including the violation or infringement of any proprietary or personal right of any individual or entity) resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Contest, and/or the use, acceptance, or possession of the Prize, and/or participation in a Prize-related activity, including any action, claim or liability arising from the unauthorized submission of any information.
Entrants agree that by participating in the Contest they hereby release the Sponsor Parties from any liability in connection with: (a) entries that are ineligible as a result of being lost, late, illegible, damaged, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, or in violation of these Official Rules; (b) any typographical or other human or technical errors in the offer or administration of the Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of the Winners, or the distribution/awarding of the Prizes; (c) any omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay, misdirection, damage, injury, technical malfunctions or traffic congestion on the Internet/telephone network, or at any website, or any combination thereof.
Z-Squared Customer Agreement: You understand that your account with Z-Squared is subject to the terms and conditions of the Zingeroo Customer Agreement, available at https://zingeroo.com/disclosure-library. Z-Squared may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate, suspend, restrict, or otherwise limit your account per the terms of the Customer Agreement. Any such action by Z-Squared during the Contest Period against an Entrant will result in the Entrant’s removal from the Contest by the Sponsor. Upon removal from the Contest, the Entrant will not be eligible to continue its participation in the Contest and will not be eligible to win any Prize.
Disclaimer: The Contest involves the use of real fiat currency and is not a stock simulation contest or game. Participation in the Contest does not constitute a solicitation of a security or a recommendation to buy, sell, or hold any given security. Zingeroo and Z-Squared do not provide investment advice and do not hereby recommend any security or transaction. This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where Z-Squared is not authorized to do business. Participating in the Contest involves risk and the past performance of a security or financial product does not guarantee future results or returns. There is always the potential of losing money when you invest in securities, or other financial products. Entrants should consider their investment objectives and risks carefully before participating in the Contest. Diversification may help spread risk; however, it does not assure a profit or protect against loss in a down market. You are solely responsible for any profits or losses you may realize, as well as any tax liability. You should speak with your financial and tax advisors prior to participating in the Contest.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SPONSOR EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY FOR INJURIES, DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND/OR CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST, THE PRIZE, OR THE WINNER’S USE OR ENJOYMENT OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES REGARDING THE PRIZE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ANY SPONSOR PARTY BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE WINNER’S EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TAX OBLIGATIONS, OR ANY OTHER OBLIGATION OF THE WINNERS. SPONSOR’S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED SOLELY TO PROVIDING THE PRIZE HEREUNDER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
Indemnification: Entrants hereby release, discharge, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor Parties and their respective officers, directors, owners, employees, members, managers, agents, licensees, contractors, representatives, successors, and assigns from and against any liabilities, damages, injuries, losses, costs, or expenses incurred as a direct or indirect result of the Contest or any Prize.
Any disputes that arise hereunder shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Massachusetts without regard to the conflicts of laws principles of any jurisdiction. Entrants hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Massachusetts in any action to enforce (or otherwise relating to) these Official Rules or relating to this Contest. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entrants who violate these Official Rules or interfere with this Contest in any manner. If an entrant is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate that entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend part or all of this Contest at any time without notice and for any reason, including if in Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, or integrity and proper play of the Contest.
Questions: If you have any questions regarding the Contest, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Premium Zone.