Competition Terms and Conditions

No Purchase Necessary

No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win one of five x $100 (Canadian) prizes (the “Sweepstakes”). A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. 

Entry Period

The Sweepstakes starts on April 21, 2022 at 12:00 AM PST and ends on April 25, 2022 at 11:59 PM PST (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  

The Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Instagram or TikTok, and neither Instagram nor TikTok is associated with the Sweepstakes in any way.  By entering, you acknowledge that neither Instagram nor TikTok bears any responsibility for this promotion, and you acknowledge that neither Instagram nor TikTok bears liability whatsoever in connection with the Sweepstakes.  You understand that you are providing information to addy Technology Corp. and its affiliates (collectively, the “Sponsor”) and not to Instagram or TikTok. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be directed to the Sponsor and not to Instagram or TikTok.  Instagram is a trademark of Instagram, Inc.  TikTok is a trademark of Bytedance Ltd.  

Eligibility

The Sweepstakes is open only to those legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who are over the age of majority in their province or territory of residence as of the date of entry and who meet the eligibility requirements. The officers, directors, employees, contractors, and agents of the Sponsor and their immediate families and those living in the same households of any of the above are not eligible. All Federal, provincial, and local rules and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.  

Sponsor

The sponsor of the Sweepstakes is the Sponsor.  The Sweepstakes participants shall be bound to these Official Rules, and by entering, all participants agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions herein.  Certain restrictions apply.  

How To Enter

Participants may enter the Sweepstakes via Instagram or TikTok combined with having a completed addy platform account.

As a registered Instagram Account holder or registered TikTok Account holder, participants must follow @addyinvest on Instagram or TikTok and sign-up to use the addy platform at addyinvest.ca. One entry per participant. For each entry, participants will qualify for one chance to win. At the conclusion of the sweepstakes, the Sponsor will announce the winner on addyinvest.ca, its Instagram page, and its TikTok page. 

The Sponsor reserves the right to delete any comments, for any reason.  Entries cannot defame, misrepresent, or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or any of its products, or other people, products or companies or communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor associates.  By entering, you acknowledge that your entry may be posted on the Sponsor’s Website(s) or other media pages, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Sponsor shall have full right and power to copy, publish, broadcast, display, distribute, use, edit, translate, alter, combine with other material, reuse, and adapt any or all portions of the entries in any way and for any purpose whatsoever, at any time, now or in the future, in any media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in any manner whatsoever and for any purpose.  

Online entries that are not in accordance with these Official Rules as stated herein, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, or are not received during the Sweepstakes Period will be ineligible.  

By submitting an entry you represent, warrant and covenant that: (a) you have not received previous awards; (b) that publication of any photo or video provided by you to the Sponsor, will not infringe on the rights of any third party; and (c) you will not make any claims or demands against the Sponsor, Instagram, TikTok or the directors, officers, employees or agents of any one of the forgoing.  Each entrant will, and hereby does, indemnify and hold harmless, Sponsor and Instagram and TikTok and each of their respective affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any breach of the above. 

NOTE:  Entry must be made by the entrant using their Instagram account or TikTok account and addy platform account.  Entries made by any other individual, and/or originating at any other Internet web site or email address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, are invalid and disqualified for the Sweepstakes.  The use of any device to automate the entry process is prohibited.

Prizes

Five (5) winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries. Approximate total value of all prizes to be awarded is $500 (5 x $100).

The total number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning a prize.  If by reason of a printing, typographical, or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these Official Rules, all person making purportedly valid claims, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of prizes available. No more than the advertised number of prizes available, and no more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded.  

Winner Selection

Five (5) winners will be selected by random drawing.  Winner will be chosen from all eligible entries received, and each potential winner will be notified on Instagram or TikTok by 3:00 PM PST on April 29, 2022.  

Each potential winner will be notified by Instagram direct message or TikTok direct message and will be required to correctly answer an unaided, time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question. Potential winners are responsible for checking the addy website, Instagram page or TikTok page.  

Each potential winner will be required to respond to the notification within one (1) business day. The potential winner may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release form (“Eligibility/Liability Form”) within two (2) days of notification, or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received. Failure to respond to notifications, deliver all required forms and documents, or to comply with any other provision of these Official Rules may result in the potential winner being disqualified and an alternate winner selected. If a prize notification or a prize is returned as undeliverable for any reason, the applicable prize will be awarded to an alternate winner. Prizes are not transferable or assignable.  All decisions will be made by the Sponsor in its sole discretion and are final.  All federal, provincial, and municipal tax liabilities are the responsibility of the winners.  

General

Entrants release and waive any claims they may have against Releases for any and all injuries, claims, damages, losses, costs, or expenses of any kind (including without limitation attorney’s fees) resulting from acceptance, use, or misuse of any prize or parts thereof, or participation in the Sweepstakes. If for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes, or any portion thereof.

If for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if the Sweepstakes or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event the Sweepstakes is cancelled, the Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a random drawing to award all remaining prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect online entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted on the Sponsor’s website. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and/or civil laws and should such an attempt be made. The Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Where a dispute arises about who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account entered. The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide the Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.  

The Sponsor and any and all Internet server(s) and access provider(s) (collectively, “Promotion Entities”), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively with the Promotion Entities, the “Releasees”) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human errors; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including without limitation any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; inability to access Instagram, TikTok or addyinvest.ca; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines or the Internet or any web site (including the Instagram, TikTok or addyinvest.ca) or for any other reason whatsoever; printing or other errors; any entries which are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible, or any combination thereof.

Incomplete entries will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. False, fraudulent, or deceptive entries or acts shall render an entrant’s entry ineligible. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules. Any entry information collected from the Sweepstakes shall be used only in a manner consistent with the consent given by entrants at the time of the entry with these Official Rules.  

The Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of British Columbia. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the courts of British Columbia and waive the right to have disputes arising out of the subject matter hereof adjudicated in any other forum. All disputes arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules, or in respect of any legal relationship associated therewith or derived therefrom, shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration administered by the Vancouver International Arbitration Centre (VanIAC) pursuant to its applicable Rules. The place of arbitration shall be Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  

Winner’s List

For an official list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to addy Technology Corp., re Contests, Suite # 352 3381 Cambie Street Vancouver, B.C., V5Z 4R3.