General Contest Rules

All contests on 97.1 FM The Drive and WDRV.COM are open to legal U.S. residents residing in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan or Wisconsin, 18 years of age and older, unless otherwise specified.

All taxes are the responsibility of the prize winner. Winners may be required to complete a W-9 for tax purposes. From the date awarded, all forms must be completed, returned and postmarked within 7 days to WDRV-FM. If the proper forms are not completed and returned, prizes will be considered forfeited and will not be awarded.

Prizes may not be substituted or transferred.

97.1 WDRV reserves the right to substitute alternate prizes of comparable value.

Prizes are offered “as is” with no written or express warranty.

All prizes will be mailed, unless otherwise specified.

97.1 WDRV is not responsible for lost or misdirected mail.

Participants are eligible to win one minor prize and one major prize per household every 60 days unless otherwise specified. (A major prize is defined as any prize valued at $250.00 or more)

To participate, contestants should call 312-642-9378, unless otherwise specified. Contests conducted by advertisers on the station may require calling 888-340-4372 to participate.

For all internet contests on WDRV.COM there is one entry per person, unless otherwise specified – multiple entries will result in disqualification. For alternate means of entry send a postcard with your Name, Address, Date of Birth (including year) and home phone along with the name of the contest to:

875 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 1510
Chicago, IL 60611

The Station and sponsors are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone or other transmission failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by the Station, users, by any equipment or programming utilized in promotions, games or contests, or by human error which may occur in the processing of submissions, which may limit a participant’s ability to participate.

For contests/promotions involving Internet voting, if the Station or Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering, including but not limited to circumvention of voting limit mechanisms, or fraud relating to any portion of the Contest, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, it may cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest, in whole or in part, at any time without notice.

Members of the 97.1 WDRV database can be automatically entered for any contest aired on The Drive 97.1 or advertised on the station’s website or interactive phone line at the station’s discretion.

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. All decisions of 97.1 WDRV are final.

Employees of 97.1 WDRV, Hubbard Radio Chicago, LLC and its properties, sponsors, vendors and their immediate families are not eligible to win.

Winners may be required to sign a release form agreeing to release and hold harmless 97.1 WDRV, Hubbard Radio Chicago, LLC, its officers, directors, employees, sponsors, partners, agents, assigns and affiliated companies from attorney’s fee, as a result of participation in the contest and/or use of the prize.

All contest winner must prove he or she is a qualified winner by presenting acceptable identification (e.g., valid state driver’s license; state issued identification card; valid passport with address verification; or birth certificate with social security card and photo identification and address verification). If a winner cannot prove he or she is a qualified winner, the prize will not be awarded.

Calling 97.1 WDRV or entering a contest via the 97.1 WDRV website constitutes prior permission to use your name, character, photograph, voice and likeness in connection with promotion of any and all contests on 97.1 WDRV and waives any claim of royalty, right or renumeration for such use.