The Welcome Home Sweepstakes


Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. The Welcome Home Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 p.m., Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 6, 2021 and ends at 3:30 p.m. ET on August 28, 2021 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Sweepstakes is sponsored by T2 Financial, LLC DBA/Revolution Mortgage (“Sponsor”), 480 Olde Worthington Road, Suite 300, Westerville, Ohio, 43082.

Eligibility: Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the state of Ohio, who are also 18 years of age or older as of the time of entry, who reside within 30 miles of Ohio State University and who attend the Classic for Columbus Football Game (“the Football Game”). The Football Game is taking place at Ohio State University on August 28, 2021, in Columbus, OH, All employees, officers, and directors of the Sponsor, the Classic for Columbus Organization (the “Prize Provider”), affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, retailers and advertising and promotion agencies, including American Sweepstakes and Promotion Company, Inc. (the “Sweepstakes Administrator”), and its affiliates and each of their respective employees, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, members, successors and assigns, (including immediate family members and members of the same household), and any other entities directly associated with this sweepstakes (collectively, “Released Parties”), are also not eligible to participate. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.

NOTE: Participants may pick up one (1) free ticket to the Classic for Columbus Football Game at the following locations:

1) French Field House – 460 Woody Hayes Dr, Columbus, OH 43210
2) R.P.A.C Building – 337 Annie and John Glenn Ave, Columbus, OH 43210

Tickets will be available at these two locations 9:00 am to 4:30 pm ET. One free ticket per person.

How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period there will be two (2) methods of entry that eligible Entrants can obtain one (1) Sweepstakes entry.

1) By using a two-way text-messaging capable device and texting the keyword “Classic” to (833) 960-2223. Upon receipt of the text message, Entrant will receive a response message that will include a link to an entry form. Entrant must fill out the required fields and submit the form with their name, email address and zip code. Once completed, they will receive one (1) entry into the sweepstakes. Note: Standard text messaging rates, terms, and conditions apply and may not
be available from all service providers or for all handsets. Other charges may also apply. Participants should check with their service provider for details.
2) By visiting an online entry form directly located at and filling out and submitting the required fields with their name, email address and zip code. Once completed, they will receive one (1) entry into the sweepstakes.

LIMIT one (1) entry per person, per mobile phone number and email address during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of submission of an entry is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) late, incomplete, delayed, or misdirected entries; (b) causes beyond Released Parties’ reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes; (c) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these Official Rules; (d) incorrect or inaccurate entry information; (e) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of this offer, in the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement/notification of the prize Winner; or (f) cheating or fraud by any participant. All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and the Prize Provider and will not be acknowledged or returned except as provided herein. By participating, you consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of your personal information for the administration of this Sweepstakes.

Drawing and Notifications: Three (3) Finalists (the “Finalist”) and six (6) Alternates (the “Alternate”) will be drawn in a random drawing that will take place on August 28, 2021, at the end of the Sweepstakes Period from all eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by American Sweepstakes & Promotion Company (“the Sweepstakes Administrator”), an independent judging organization, whose decisions, along with the Sponsors, are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The odds of being a Finalists will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

The Finalists will be notified by the mobile phone number that they used to enter the Sweepstakes at approximately 3:45 pm ET. Each Finalist must reply to the text notification to confirm their participation and then must report to the designated location provided via the text notification by 4:00 pm ET. Each Finalist will be asked to present a valid driver’s license or state ID to validate their eligibility before participating. If a Finalist does not respond by 4:00 pm ET or if they do not meet the eligibility requirements, they will be disqualified, and the Prize Provider may contact an Alternate to participate. Each Finalist will then be provided with a Game Key to try and unlock a door. The Finalist with the Game Key that unlocks the door will be determined the Grand Prize winner.

Prize: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive $25,000 from the Prize Provider which will be promoted as a home purchase. The Grand Prize winner can use the prize funds as they choose. The total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $25,000.

Prize Conditions: By accepting the prize, the Grand Prize winner agrees to release the Sponsor and the Released Parties from all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the promotion or for damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of prize awarded. The potential Grand Winner must sign and return to the Prize Provider, at the time of notification an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity Release to claim his/her prize. Note: The Affidavit will require that the Winner provide their Social Security Number which will be used solely for tax reporting purposes. The Grand Prize Winner must note that the value of their accepted Prize is taxable as income and an IRS Form 1099 will be filed in the name of the Winner for the value of the Prize. The Winner is solely responsible for all matters relating to the Prize after it is awarded. The Grand Prize winner will be responsible for any local, state, and federal taxes and/or any other fees/costs associated with the receipt of the Prize. No substitution or transfer of prize or election of cash in lieu of prize will be permitted. The winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state, and local taxes and/or any other fees/costs associated with the prize or receipt of the prize. By accepting a prize, the Grand Prize Winner grants permission for the Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use their name, and address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/or publicity purposes, in all media (including posting on Web Site) now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without further notice to and without additional compensation. If you are selected as the Grand Prize Winner, your information may also be included in a publicly available winner’s list.

General Conditions: By accepting a Prize, where permitted by law, recipient grants to the Released Parties, their parent, subsidiaries and related companies, and those acting pursuant to the authority of the Sponsors (which grant will be confirmed in writing upon request), the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide IN ALL MEDIA without limitation at any time the recipient’s full name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness and/or biographical information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further payment or additional consideration, and without review, approval or notification. IN NO EVENT WILL THE SPONSORS , THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, DEALERS, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, PRIZE PROVIDER AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF, OR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZES.

Terms & Conditions: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, shareholders and agents from any and all liability, loss,
damage or injuries to any person (including death) or property of any kind sustained in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes or from their acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of the prize, or for any typographical or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of the prize. Entrants further acknowledge that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular purpose. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Sweepstakes mechanics and/or implementation will be fully prosecuted of the law. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes Administrator and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. Sweepstakes Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any entrant in its sole discretion, who violates these Official Rules. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.

Limitations of Liability: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the Prize using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of, or after (if applicable) this cancellation, termination, modification or suspension date, or in any manner that is fair and equitable. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Released Parties are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any phone number or e-mail entry to be received by Administrator on account of technical problems, human error 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 relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE; THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner of a phone number or e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared by the authorized account holder of the phone number or e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a phone number or e-mail address by an telecommunications provider, Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning phone numbers or e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

Use of Data: All information submitted by entrants will be treated according to the privacy policy of the Sponsor which is located at By participating in the Sweepstakes and providing your mobile phone number and e-mail address, entrants acknowledge that they have read and accepted this Privacy Policy and hereby agree to the collection and usage of their personal information. They also consent and agree to receive marketing text (SMS) messages from the Sponsor and the Prize Provider. Message and data rates may apply.

Disputes: Except where prohibited, you agree that all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Ohio. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Ohio or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Ohio.

Winners List Request: To request the name, city, and state of residence of the winner please send a self-addressed, stamped business size envelope by September 1, 2021, to ASC/Welcome Home Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 300 State Street, Suite 402, Rochester, NY 14614.

Sponsor: T2 Financial, LLC DBA/Revolution Mortgage, 480 Olde Worthington Road, Suite 300, Westerville, Ohio, 43082.

Abbreviated Sweepstakes Rules
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Must be legal resident of OH, 18 years or older as of the time of entry, who reside within 30 miles of Ohio State University and who attend the Classic for Columbus Football Game. Sweepstakes ends 8/28/21. For entry and official rules with complete eligibility, prize descriptions, odds disclosure, and other details, visit Sponsored by T2 Financial, LLC DBA/Revolution Mortgage. Void where prohibited.

By entering this sweepstakes, you are providing your signature, consent, and agreement to receive marketing text (SMS) messages from the Sponsor and the Prize Provider. Message and data rates may apply.