Pay Your Bills 2021 Official Rules

Sweepstakes Name: Pay Your Bills – January/February  2021 (the “Sweepstakes”)

Station: Hot 94.1 The Rhythm Of The Valley (the “Station”)

Station Address: 1400 Easton Drive, Suite 144, Bakersfield CA 93309

Telephone: 661-328-1410

Contest rules may be altered at any time. No purchase necessary. Except as otherwise provided herein all terms and conditions of the American General Media standard rules of the agreement shall remain in full force and effect.


This Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia AND reside within one of the following Central California Counties: Kern,  AND are or will be at least 18 years of age or older. If you are not a legal resident of the United States, AND not located in one of the Eligible Counties listed above, AND you are not the required age as of time of entry, you are not eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes or to win a prize. Company and Sweepstakes Entities (both as defined below), individuals from all other radio and television stations, and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate or win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.

Void outside the Eligible Counties and where prohibited or restricted by law. Odds of becoming a potential winner depend on the number of eligible entries received.

American General Media., its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, divisions, and individual stations, the Station, (collectively, the “Company”) will conduct the Sweepstakes substantially as described in these official Sweepstakes rules. “Sweepstakes Entities” shall be collectively be referred to herein to mean any party or entity associated in any way with the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to Company, Sponsor, individual participating Stations, the Sweepstakes’ sponsoring organizations, any third party prize provider(s) and/or prize fulfillment service, and each of the foregoing’s respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, and each of their employees, talent, artists, volunteers, agents, shareholders, and contractors.

By participating, each entrant (and if eligible minors, their parents/legal guardians) agrees as follows:

The Company may from time to time conduct promotions concurrently and simultaneously on several participating radio stations owned and not owned by the Company, and in various States, and the Company may add or remove participating stations or change call letters of any participating station at any time during a promotion as announced on the affected station. Participating stations are listed above. For a list of participating stations and/or a copy of the official Sweepstakes rules, please visit the office of the Station during normal business hours or send your request by mail as instructed herein.

The Sweepstakes is administered by the Company and any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be directed to the Company.


Dates of Sweepstakes: Sweepstakes will begin on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 7:00:00am Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) and end at 5:09:41am PDT on Friday, February 4, 2022 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Registration to submit an online entry will begin on Thursday, December 30, 2021 and end on Friday, February 4, 2022 at 12:00:00pm PDT (“Entry Period). The Entry Period in which entrants can submit a Sweepstakes entry into the Drawing will be determined by the Entry Method as follows:

How to Enter: There is one (1) way to enter the “Pays Your Bills” Sweepstakes –

Hot 94.1 Listeners can upload a picture of your bill at

Deadline for registration is Friday, February 4, 2022 at 12:00pm PDT. Valid sweepstakes entries must be a photo

of the Entrant’s original bill. No original bills will be accepted. The account number on the bill must be blocked out or covered.

Any bill submitted during Sweepstakes period will be destroyed once Sweepstakes concludes. over sixty (60) days from the current date will be destroyed.  Incomplete, bills where in which we cannot see bill total properly and/or multiple entries will be disqualified. Entries are subject to any applicable restrictions or requirements listed herein. The Company is not responsible for entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties and other technological problems. The Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, undeliverable, illegible, damaged, stolen, garbled, delayed, misdirected, mutilated, or incomplete entries or communications, regardless of cause. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Should multiple users of the same e-mail account or mobile phone number, as applicable, enter the Sweepstakes and a dispute thereafter arise regarding the identity of the entrant, the authorized account holder of said e-mail account or mobile phone account at the time of entry will be considered the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address or mobile phone number by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, telephone service provider or other organization which is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses, phone numbers or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of submission or receipt by the Company for online entries. When

applicable, the Company’s computer will be deemed the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Entries will be disqualified if found to be incomplete and/or if prohibited multiple entries are determined. Incomplete or entries in excess of the above stated limit will be declared ineligible. All entries become the property of Company and will not be receipt acknowledged or returned. Company’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.

  1. HOW TO PLAY AND WINNER SELECTION: Beginning Thursday, January 6, 2022 listen to the station on the designated weekdays, at approximately 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am, 3:00pm and 5:00pm  for your name to be announced. If you hear the DJ call out your name you must call the Sweepstakes line at 661-842-5477 within 9 minutes and 41 seconds be awarded the grand prize described herein. Names will be chosen at random from all eligible entries received. If the entrant is unable to verify registration information and/or does not call in within the allotted amount of time the entrant will automatically be disqualified and their prize will be forfeited. The Company reserves at its sole discretion the right to not award the prize or to determine an alternate winner or finalist (if applicable) in accordance with the official rules in the event that any winner or finalist has been

disqualified, cannot be contacted, or is deemed ineligible for any reason, or is not available to participate in any applicable Sweepstakes events.

Any contestant must be the participant who originally dialed the phone to the radio station to participate in the sweepstakes. No family members, friends, office associates, or any other person will be allowed to participate in the sweepstakes on another person’s behalf. The contestant must provide their own name and own birth date, if a contestant uses a false or incomplete name or birth date, they will be immediately disqualified from the sweepstakes and be ineligible to win any prize. If the entrant successfully calls back within 9 minutes and 41 seconds, HOT 94.1 will pay the entrant the amount due on the bill submitted (up to a maximum of $500.00). If a bill is less than $500.00, the entrant will be awarded the total amount of the bill. If the bill is over $500.00, the payment will be $500.00. Bill payments will never exceed $500.

  1. PRIZE(S). No more than the advertised number of prizes shall be awarded. The prize is subject to certain terms and conditions as specified herein. A prize may not be sold, traded, or commissioned, and is not exchangeable, transferable, substitutable, or redeemable for cash except in Company’s sole discretion. Prize details and availability are subject to change. Company is not the supplier or guarantor of any prize, unless otherwise specified. Prizing may be fulfilled by a third party fulfillment company. The prize will only be awarded if properly claimed according to the Rules. All costs and expenses related to the prize acceptance, the prize, and/or prize use not specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of winner(s). The prize(s) that may be awarded to the eligible winner(s) are:

Prize is dependent upon the amount on the bill that was submitted. The maximum prize that can be won at any given time is $500.00. Prize will be issued in the form of a check. Check may take up to eight weeks to process after all completed winner forms are returned to the Station. Prize(s) provided by American General Media.     Sweepstakes not valid on weekends and holidays unless otherwise mentioned herein or announced on air. A total of five(5) daily winners on Monday thru Friday, shall be selected to win a prize for a total of no more than 110 possible On-Air Winners for the Sweepstakes Period.

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