Official Rules


  1. PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF RULES AND DECISIONS, CONSENT TO USE AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS. By entering this giveaway, each participant warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide by all giveaway rules and that he or she is not prohibited from participating in the giveaway.  Participation in this giveaway constitutes participant’s full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of DataGuard USA. LLC, d/b/a Shred Nations (hereinafter referred to as “Shred Nations”), its parents, affiliates, employees and agents, which are final, binding and non-negotiable in all respect.  Each participant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Shred Nations and its parents, affiliates, shareholders, employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers from any liability arising from or related to the giveaway, including without limitation, (a) unauthorized human intervention in the giveaway; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; and (e) claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.  Further, participants fully and unconditionally release all claims for consideration, copyright infringement and all other claims of any nature relating to the use of their entry, name or likeness.
  1. This giveaway is open to U.S. residents 18 years of age and older.  Proof of age and identity must be furnished upon request.  Employees, agents, independent dealers and affiliates of Shred Nations and its agents, affiliates and immediate family members of all such persons, are not eligible to participate in this giveaway.  Shred Nations reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, suspend, or amend this giveaway at any time for any reason.  Shred Nations further reserves the right to amend these giveaway rules at any time without prior notice, at its sole discretion.  Shred Nations reserves the right to disqualify any participant for any reason, including, but not limited to, violation of these Official Rules, copyright infringement or infringement of the rights of a third-party.
  1. TO ENTER. This giveaway will run from October 27, 2015 through October 29, 2015.  To enter this giveaway, participants are asked to: (i) navigate to the Shred Nations Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/shred.nations (the “Website”); (ii) “Like” the page; (iii) correctly decipher the coded word on all three images from all three days to be eligible to win. (iv) share the sweepstakes with your friends to make a second guess.  Each participant is limited to a maximum of 2 entries. By submitting an entry participants agree to abide by these Official Rules.  Persons submitting incomplete entries or entries under false pretenses will be disqualified.  Duplicate entries without sharing the post from the same email address/person/household will be automatically eliminated without notice to the participant. Where a dispute arises about who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the holder of the e-mail account. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods will void all such entries by such methods. Shred Nations is not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical or computer failures of any kind.  Shred Nations is not responsible for any lost or misdirected mail sent by participant or Shred Nations.By entering, participant agrees that Shred Nations may publish participant’s name and entry on Shred Nations’ website, or in such other media or formats as Shred Nations may elect without any compensation.  By entering, participant also agrees to confirm any of the above in writing upon request by Shred Nations.
  1. PRIZES. There will be one (1) winner randomly selected out of all Eligible Entries on or about the week of October 30, 2015.  The winners will receive a $100 Visa gift card, to be shipped free of charge to the winner once Shred Nations receives a signed affidavit from said winner.The retail value of the prize is up to $100 and odds of winning will depend on the number of entries received.  For example, if Shred Nations receives 1,000 Eligible Entries, your chances of winning will be 1 in 1,000.  The winner is responsible for any taxes or other costs and expenses not listed above. All decisions of Shred Nations in this giveaway are final, binding and non-negotiable.  No prize may be transferred or substituted for its cash value.
  1. IDENTIFICATION OF POTENTIAL WINNER. Shred Nations will notify the potential winner by telephone and/or email address at the information on file for the winner on or about the week of November 1, 2015.  If Shred Nations is unable to make contact with the winner within seven (7) days after selecting the winner, or if the winner fails to claim the prize in accordance with these Official Rules, the winner forfeits the prize. To accept and receive the prize, the winner must:  a) sign and return to Shred Nations a copy of these Official Rules; b) sign a form provided by Shred Nations releasing Shred Nations from all claims; and c) execute any other documents specified by Shred Nations in their sole discretion by the deadlines specified.The winner’s name may be posted at www.shrednations.com as well as the Shred Nations blogs, Twitter and Facebook pages.
  1. SPONSOR: This giveaway is sponsored by DataGuard USA LLC, d/b/a Shred Nations located at 777 S Wadsworth Blvd Ste 3-250, Lakewood, CO 80226.
  1. By entering this giveaway, participants consent to Shred Nations’ use of their name, likeness, image and biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.  BECAUSE PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM PARTICIPANTS WILL BE COLLECTED BY ENTERING THIS GIVEAWAY, PARTICIPANTS SHOULD REVIEW Shred Nations’ Privacy Policy, which can be found at www.shrednations.com  By entering this giveaway, participant authorizes Shred Nations to contact participant for commercial purposes via fax, telephone, or e-mail address listed on the participant’s entry form.  There will be no use of participants name or other personal information for future commercial purposes except as in accordance with Shred Nations’ privacy policy.  This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Colorado, without giving effect to conflicts of law rules.This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Shred Nations and not to Facebook.