Australian Competitions

*About Seniors - win $5000 in a Rabo Plus Savings Account*
WOL, Entry: W, Freq: Other, Prize pool: $5,000, Ended 31/03

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Dink - 28-1-2009 @ 10:06 AM

Entry was at:

Win $5000 in a RaboPlus Savings Account

Answer the following 4 questions...
Are there fees on a RoboPlus savings account?
What is the name of the security token used to access RoboPlus account(s) and authorise transactions?
Do businesses, trusts and DIY super funds all receive the same interest rate?
Why should you be the winner of the $5000 RoboPlus savings account?


This competition ("Competition") is conducted by AboutSeniors, Indigo Arch Pty Ltd, ABN: 89 774 502 968 PO Box 1150N, Armadale, VIC Australia 3143, ("Promoter")
Entry to the Competition constitutes acceptance of these Conditions. All entry instructions and prize information published by the Promoter form part of these Conditions.
This Competition and the collection of any Prize requires the opening by the Entrant of a RaboPlus Savings Account. RaboPlus and its related deposit products is issued by Rabobank Australia Limited ABN 50 001 621 129, AFSL 234 700. Entrants should consider the IDPS Guide and full terms and conditions for RaboPlus and its related deposit products available at in deciding whether RaboPlus and its related deposit products are appropriate for them .
The Competition is only open to "Eligible Entrants", being Australian resident individuals over the age of 18 years who correctly answer four questions specified on the Official Entry Form and refer at least one other person with a valid email address between 20/01/09 and 31/03/09 who (i) are not employees of the Promoter or any of its related corporations or any of their agencies associated with the Competition; and (ii) are not a spouse, defacto spouse, parent, child or sibling (whether natural or by adoption) of such an employee.

Competition entry commences at 09:00 hrs on 20/01/09 and closes at 24:00 hrs on 31/03/09 ("Entry Period"). All times and dates are times and dates in Sydney which may be AEST or AEDT depending on the date. All times are stated using the 24 hour clock. 00:00 hrs is the start of a day and 24:00 hrs is the end of a day.

Only Eligible that complete the answers on the official entry form during 20/01/09 and 31/03/09 are eligible to enter this Competition. To enter, Eligible Entrants must complete the Official Entry Form via the reader survey in YOURLifeChoices magazine Issue 33 Summer 2008-9 or online at and the Promoter must receive the completed Official Entry Form(s) during the Entry Period.
More than one entry per Eligible Entrant is permitted, Eligible Entrants may enter more than once by referring a friend online

The first valid entry selected by the Promoter with the correct answers will win $5,000 in a RaboPlus savings account if and only if, in the Promoter’s absolute discretion, (and where relevant RaboPlus’ absolute discretion) the following process has been satisfied:
The Entrant is an Eligible Entrant; and
The Promoter has received the Eligible Entrant’s Official Entry Form fully completed and answered correctly within the Entry Period; and
Within 5 business days of the winner’s name being published in accordance with clause 16, the winner uses a compatible browser to visit (‘RaboPlus website’) and submits (in accordance with the instructions) an online application (‘Application’) to open a RaboPlus account (if they have not already done so);
RabobPlus accepts the Eligible Entrant’s Application after receiving from the Eligible Entrant completed paper account opening forms, sends a notice of that acceptance to the Eligible Entrant, and activates the account.
The Promoter requests RaboPlus to deposit $5,000 into the winner’s nominated RaboPlus account within 5 business days of the account being activated.
The maximum total prize pool value is $5,000.
Rights to receive prizes are not transferable or exchangeable.
All entrants must ensure that their entries are received by the Promoter during the Entry Period. The Promoter takes no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries or for any delays or failures in any telecommunications service or equipment. Incomplete, indecipherable or illegible entries will be deemed invalid.
The Promoter may, at its absolute discretion, declare any or all entries made by an entrant invalid if the entrant: (i) fails to establish their entitlement to enter the Competition to the Promoter's satisfaction; or (ii) in the Promoter's opinion, tampers with the entry process or benefits from such tampering; or (iii) in the Promoter's opinion, submits an entry which is not in accordance with these Conditions. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
Any costs associated with accessing the RaboPlus website or the Competition website are the responsibility of the person seeking access and are dependent on the internet service provider used. Any contact details entered incorrectly on the website shall be deemed invalid and will result in an ineligible entry.
RaboPlus may require documentation (to its satisfaction, in its sole discretion) confirming the identities, email addresses and such other details in connection with the Application. If the documentation required by RaboPlus is not received by RaboPlus (or its nominated agent) or the winning entry has not been verified or validated to the Promoter’s satisfaction within the time requested, that winner’s entry will become invalid. All prizes and gifts will only be awarded following any winner validation and verification that the Promoter requires in its sole discretion and where relevant, any winner validation and verification RaboPlus may require in connection with an Application or subsequent RaboPlus account.

The winner will be selected on 02/04/09 at 10.00hrs at the offices of Catalyst International, Level 4, 499 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia, and will be notified in writing by mail. The winning Entrant will have correctly supplied answers to three asked questions and supplied a 25-word (or fewer) response to the question “Why should you be the winner of the $5000 RaboPlus savings account?”
The winner’s name will be published in The Australian on 07/04/09.
No responsibility accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries.
Subject, where relevant, to any directions given under the legislation regulating the Competition, if the prize is not claimed by a winner within 3 months of the date upon which it is won, the prize will be awarded to another Eligible Entrant as selected from all Eligible Entrants who submitted a completed entry form during the Entry Period, commencing at 9:00 hrs on 20/01/09 at the offices of Catalyst International, Level 4, 499 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia. If this occurs the alternative winner’s name will be published in The Australian on 15/07/09.

If for any reason the conduct or operation of the Competition is interfered with or disrupted in any way (including by vandalism, power failures, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strikes, computer bugs or viruses, tampering or technical failures), the Promoter reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend or recommence the Competition, subject to the approval of the authorities that have issued permits for its conduct.
The Promoter or RaboPlus assume no responsibility for: (i) any error, omission, interruption, or delay in the operation or transmission of any communication sent to (or by) the Promoter or RaboPlus or any entrant whether caused by problems with communication networks or lines, computer systems, software or internet service providers, congestion on any carrier network or otherwise, (ii) any theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of such communications; or (iii) any problem with, or technical malfunction of, any computer system or other equipment used for the conduct of the Competition.
All of the Promoter's (and where relevant, RaboPlus’) decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
The Promoter and RaboPlus accept no responsibility for any tax liability incurred as a result of an entrant participating in the Competition. Entrants should obtain independent tax and financial advice.
To the full extent permitted by law, the Promoter, RaboPlus and either of their associated companies and agencies and all those entities' personnel (the "Relevant Parties") exclude all liability for any loss (including any damage, claim, injury, cost or expense) which is suffered or incurred by any Eligible Entrant in connection with the Competition or prizes, including: (i) any indirect, economic or consequential loss; (ii) any loss arising from the negligence of a Relevant Party; (iii) any liability for personal injury or death.
Entrants' personal information will be collected by or on behalf of the Promoter to enable it to administer the Competition and publicise its winner(s). The personal information of each winner may be provided to others assisting in the conduct of the Competition, including RaboPlus, the Competition administrator, prize suppliers and deliverers, and to regulatory authorities. Persons may contact the Promoter by post at the address stated in condition 1 to request access to, or corrections of, any of their collected personal information that is held by the Promoter. If an entrant does not provide accurate personal information the Promoter may determine that they are not eligible to win a prize.
Caution: any attempt to cause damage to any website or the information on any website associated with this promotion or to otherwise undermine the fair and legitimate operation of this competition may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. The Promoter reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law in the event that any such an attempt is made, whether or not that attempt results in any such damage, interference or undermining.
If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of, entries. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by the Promoter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this competition.

PrincessPolly21 - 30-3-2009 @ 09:42 AM

Thank you:cool:

sundance28 - 30-3-2009 @ 12:40 PM

thank you



luckysevens - 31-3-2009 @ 12:59 AM

thanks and good luck:)