How am I eligible to participate in Sweeps?
You must be a registered Bonus Shop Your Way member. A Bonus
Shop Your Way member has provided us a valid, opted-in email address. Your
opt-in allows you to receive promotional emails from Shop Your Way to earn
bonus points or receive offers, updates and sales alerts from Sears and Shop
Your Way participating merchants.
How do I know if I am a Bonus Shop Your Way Member?
If you are trying to enter a sweepstakes and you are not able to
click-thru to enter it is likely because you are a Base Member and need to
upgrade your status to Bonus Member. Go to your Account Settings page, select "Email Notifications" from the left menu and make sure that you have the box
checked for "Send Bonus Offers to my Email".
Can I enter a Sweeps app sweepstakes more than one time?
sweepstakes is set up with its own unique requirements and limits. Some
sweepstakes may allow for multiple entries. Please see the specific sweepstakes
landing page and the sweepstakes' Official Rules for full details
What if I click "Get Started Now" but do not complete all of tasks required - is my sweepstakes entry still recorded?
No, as a condition for
entry a Member must complete all of the tasks associated with the pre-entry
criteria in order to receive their entry. On your "My Sweepstakes
Entries" tab you will be able to track how many of the required tasks have
been completed at any point in time. You will receive an online confirmation
and we may send you an email when we have officially recorded your entry.
Is a purchase required to enter a Sweeps app sweepstakes?
No. If we run a
sweepstakes that includes purchase method of entry, there will always be an
alternate free method of entry available.
What are the prizes for Sweeps app sweepstakes?
Prizes will vary by
sweepstakes including Shop Your Way points, exclusive merchandise and
trips, digital awards and products. Please see the specific sweepstakes landing
page and the sweepstakes’ Official Rules for full details.
How many prizes could I win?
Some of our Sweepstakes allow you to win more than one prize. Some have premium prizes as well as points. See
the official rules of each Sweeps for full details. You can win more than one Sweepstakes.
When will the prize drawing be conducted?
The sweepstakes drawing will typically take place shortly after the
promotion ends. See the Official Rules for the expected drawing date.
When can I expect to receive my prize if I win?
Shop Your Way points will be credited to your account approximately 1-2 weeks after
verification of winner. Physical prizes will be fulfilled within 8-10 weeks of
verification of winner.
How will I know if I'm a Sweeps app Sweepstakes winner?
Winners will be notified via an online newsfeed story and will also
receive an email confirmation with details surrounding fulfillment of the
Can Sears Holdings Associates participate in Sweepstakes?
As a general rule, associates who are members are allowed to play
Sweepstakes. Associates with the title
of DVP and higher and their families are not eligible to play.
Where can Shop Your Way points be redeemed?
At any participating store on Eligible Products. For example, you
may redeem at Sears, Kmart, Lands' End or mygofer.com. If you have any
questions regarding redemption, please call us at 1-800-991-8708.
How can I confirm that my Shop Your Way points have been deposited in my account?
Check your balance by clicking your profile icon at the top of the
page. Then click “My Points.”
Sweepstakes points will be identified as “Shop Your Way Sweeps
What are Lifetime Credits?
Lifetime Credits represent your Sweeps activity throughout the
history of your Shop Your Way membership. You get credits by interacting with,
entering and sharing sweepstakes. Lifetime Credits do not decrease through use.
Lifetime credits are what your Level in Sweeps is based on.
What are Available Credits?
Available Credits are the credits you can use to get an entry or
additional entries into sweepstakes. They are your Lifetime Credits less any
credits you have already used. Available Credits are the basis of your standing
in the Available Credits Leaderboard.
How can I use credits to get additional entries into a sweepstakes?
Not all of our Sweepstakes have the option to use credits to gain
additional entries. If credits are
available, you can use 100 available credits for each additional entry. If a Sweepstakes allows up to 15 entries (1
primary, 14 additional), you may get a maximum of 5 additional entries with
credits. The remainder can be obtained
by completing the additional actions described for each Sweepstakes. You may not use credits for entry in to a contest. Some Sweeps require participation in another
affinity program in order to enter by any method. Other restrictions may apply. See the official rules of each Sweeps for
Where can I get additional help?
Many of our sweepstakes will have built-in Help links to assist as
you go. You can also send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I earn additional entries into a Sweeps?
Some Sweeps allow for additional entries through sharing to
Facebook or Twitter. You’ll earn one (1) additional entry just for sharing this
sweepstakes to Facebook and another one (1) additional entry for posting on
Twitter. You will also receive an additional one (1) entry for each member who
enters the sweepstakes through your link, up to a maximum limit set forth in
each sweepstakes. Please see the Official Rules for each sweepstakes for full
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