Terms & Conditions
Channel 4 Mega Promo - Gold FM Payday 2022
The Organizer of the Competition:
The competition is organized by Channel 4 Radio Network – Gold FM
Opening and Closing Dates:
The Competition "Gold FM Payday 2022" will run from the 1st of February to 30th of November 2022.
Any entries received after the end date for each promo phase (for whatever reason) would be considered invalid for the respective prizes allocated for that phase/promo.
The Competition "Gold FM Payday 2022" is an interactive Quiz where the participants are asked to choose the right answer and collect points for chances that qualify them to enter the draw for Daily prize.
Participants could also opt to subscribe to the “Gold FM Payday 2022” that will award them with double the points and hence increased chances to win the prizes.
Every day the subscription would be renewed at AED 3.15 including tax for which the subscriber will earn 500 bonus points and will also receive double points for all the quiz interactions.
Qualifying Entrants – who cannot participate?
People who work in the following companies that are organizing this contest: Channel 4, DU, Etisalat, Mobisoft & TIMWE.
Employees (or members of the families, or households of employees) of the Organizers, or its partners, for the period of the Competition, and also their relatives up to 4th degree and spouses are not entitled to participate in the competition.
People who are not residents of the UAE.
Routes of Entry:
By simply sending an SMS with the keyword "SUB" in English to the Short Code 8100 for DU users and 1111 for Etisalat users.
Similarly, the participants may also give their consent through the outbound IVR calls & Push Messages received on behalf of the “Gold FM Payday 2022”.
By sending an SMS or keying the DTMF code on your handset during the outbound IVR call, the participants acknowledge their complete acceptance along with full understanding of these Terms and Conditions and provide their consent to receive further SMS communications onto their mobile phones, related to this competition.
The Organizer accepts no responsibility whatsoever for, including without limitation, any error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure when it is not under its direct control and execution.
Regulations of participation in the Competition:
Once the participant enters the Competition he/she will receive a welcome message and an objective question containing two probable answers (one answer is correct and the other is incorrect). The participant would need to answer the question by replying in an SMS with the number corresponding to the correct answer (which will be either 1 or 2) to the Short Code 8100 for DU subscribers and 1111 for Etisalat subscribers.
Every day, for participants subscribed to the “Gold FM Payday 2022”, a subscription renewal message confirming 500 bonus points (earned for being part of the Gold FM Payday 2022) will be sent along with access to a content. Subscription costs AED 3.15 including tax daily and on successful charging only, this message would be received for the Gold FM Payday 2022 Club participants.
All other notification/call-to-action messages sent to the participants with information on prizes are free of charge.
If subscribers reply to these free messages, they will be charged. By this way the users will be charged only for the number of messages that they sent.
For each correct answer to the question, the participant receives at least 100 points (if the participant is subscribed to Gold FM Payday 2022, then would receive 200 points), which are all cumulated during that individual promo phase.
On each DAY, the points earned for every correct reply (to the quiz) would multiply, based on the number of questions answered correctly on that particular DAY and would sum up to total number of points accumulated for that phase, i.e.
1st question for a given day: correct reply – earns 100 points (200 points for Gold FM Payday 2022 Subscriber)
2nd question for a given day: correct reply – earns 200 points (400 points for Gold FM Payday 2022 Subscriber)
3rd question for a given day: correct reply – earns 300 points (600 points for Gold FM Payday 2022 Subscriber)
In the following day, the points for the first correct answer will again start from 100 and multiply as explained above.
However incorrect answers would entitle the participant for 50 points only (100 points to Gold FM Payday 2022 participants) and wouldn’t multiply as explained above, for any given day.
After the participation:
Based on the participant’s interactions in the competition, various incentives ("extra chances") through different bonus phases, challenges, and/or extra/surprises, having various point schemes, will be promoted via SMS.
Promotional SMS teasers, IVR calls will be targeted to various players according to availability of technical capacity, stability and generally accepted resting hours of the day.
Place, date, time and order of the prizes:
The formation of a participants record for the whole period of the promo phase will start at 00:00:01 hours on the first day of the promo phase and end at 23:59:59 hours on the last day of the promo phase(GMT+4).
Draws will be conducted at the premises of the Organizer in the presence of Committee formed specifically for the Gold FM Payday 2022, to ensure a fair draw of the winners.
The Organizer reserves the right to cancel or amend the offer and these Terms and Conditions at any time. Any changes will be updated online at www.gold1013fm.com
During the competition:
- POINTS accumulated by each participant will be recorded as entries to attribute the Daily prize (each 50 points will attribute 1 entry for the draw)
A subscriber’s number (MSISDN) cannot win the same type of prize more than once during the entire period of the Competition. There is one type of Prizes- Daily (except on weekends)
Types of Prizes:
One Daily IPhone 13 would be given to a winner chosen by draw.
The IPhone 13 Mini or IPhone 13 would be given every day except on, Fridays and Saturdays.
The participant’s records consist of entries earn by collecting points (50 points = 1 entry), each day.
A declared daily winner can no longer win another daily prize.
The winners will be notified via their mobile number used for participating the promo within 5 business days from the date of the draw. The name or initials of the winners may be announced via all available Channel 4’s channels and/or via SMS to all the participants included in the record.
The winners must confirm in writing that they are the legal holder of the winning du/Etisalat mobile subscriber number and that they are entitled to the prize and shall complete all the necessary documentations provided by the Organizer or its partner. All winners must provide valid UAE identification documents as requested in order to claim the prize.
Terms of the prizes:
The winner must appear to collect the prize having his/her ID as well as a certification proving that he/she is the guardian. Claims for prizes must be made in the manner and within the time specified on the Competition Notice (period of 30 days maximum). Failure to claim a prize within this time or in the manner specified may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
The winner will have a period of 30 days’ maximum to collect the respective prize/s, if the winner fails to collect the prize, the prize value will revert in favour of the Sponsor.
The winner is responsible for payment of due taxes and collections for the prize under any relevant current legislation.
All prizes will be awarded not more than 60 days after the last day of the Competition.
All winners must provide identification documents in order to receive the prize. Prizes may be received by a representative of the winner by proxy upon written confirmation from the winner. The Organizer accepts no responsibility whatsoever for, including without limitation, any error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure when it is not under its direct control and execution.
Availability and accessibility of information and Opt-out mechanism:
Each participant can opt out of the Competition and stop receiving any information about the Competition by sending an SMS with keyword “STOP” to the designated Short code 8100 for DU and C YES to 1111 for Etisalat users. If afterwards the participant chooses to send a new SMS message to the Short Code, he/she will be again considered as a participant in the Competition.
If the Competition is terminated, the Organizer of the Competition will publish in the official resources of the Competition www.GoldFM.com a message about the termination of the Competition.
Interruption or early termination of the Competition shall not release the Organizer from its obligation to give out already awarded prizes and execute other actions required, except for the cases when termination or interruption of the Competition was called by actions or events which are not under the Organizer’s control.