General Contest Rules

  • JOY FM, INC. continually conducts contesting and prize giveaways during any given time.
  • Only legal residents of the United States of America are eligible to win.
  • Winners must provide valid identification to claim their prize.
  • For prizes $2,000.00 and below, only one (1) prize per eligible individual within any thirty (30) day period or the winner will forfeit his/her prize.
  • For prizes above $2,000.00 only one (1) prize per eligible individual within any three hundred and sixty five (365) day period or the winner will forfeit his/her prize.
  • By participating, all participants and winners grant JOY FM, INC. exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices and likenesses in connection with promotions of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, remuneration for such use.
  • All calls coming in to JOY FM, INC. may be recorded and aired on the radio station without further approval.
  • Failure to claim prize(s) from JOY FM, INC. within thirty (30) days of notification will result in forfeiture of prize(s).
  • Prizes are non-transferable, no substitutions are permitted.
  • No cash equivalent for prize will be awarded.
  • JOY FM, INC. reserves the right to forfeit all prizes, determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner’s prize, in its sole discretion.
  • By participating in “text to enter” or “text to win” contests, contestants agree to be notified via return text in the event they win.  Texting contestants also understand texting rates may apply.
  • Winners are responsible for all federal, state and local taxes in conjunction with any prize won on JOY FM, INC..  Any and all federal, state and local laws apply to contests.
  • Only one online entry from any one contestant, for any one contest, will be accepted. Multiple online entries from any one contestant, for any specific contest, will automatically disqualify all entries from that contestant.
  • Any additional costs related to a prize that may be incurred as a result of accepting a prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
  • For specific contests, JOY FM, INC. reserves the right to impose an age limit.
  • JOY FM, INC. may not be held responsible for any technical or mail difficulties. For example: phones that result in a potential winner being disconnected on studio lines, or mail lost by the post office.
  • If a prize becomes unavailable, JOY FM, INC. will make a good faith attempt to substitute another prize but is not obligated to replace the prize.
  • JOY FM, INC. will not be responsible or held liable for prizes awarded to an event that is canceled due to circumstances that are out of our control.
  • With respect to any disputes regarding contests, the decision of JOY FM, INC. will be final.
  • JOY FM, INC. has the right to change the rules or discontinue any contest at any time.
  • JOY FM, INC. is not responsible for artist or promoter cancellations, rain-outs, or other incidents or causes beyond the stations control.
  • JOY FM, INC. disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of the contest.
  • Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants.
  • Employees of JOY FM, INC., its clients, or associated agencies, vendors and their immediate family members are not eligible to win.
  • No purchase necessary, void where prohibited.