WLNS Visa Gift Card Facebook Bonus Giveaway

6 News Facebook “VISA Card Giveaway”



  1. To enter for your chance to win, starting 01/23/17, Like the WLNS Facebook page and complete the contest entery form. Contestants can enter a maximum of 1 time per day on the WLNS Facebook page.


  1. 6 Prizes available to win: Prizes all are $100 VISA Gift Cards to be given away each Friday between 01/27/17 and 03/03/17.


  1. Contest winners will be contacted via email and announced on the WLNS Facebook page each Friday starting 01/27/17 and ending 03/03/17. Winners selected by random drawing from all entries received for the 6 News Facebook VISA Card Giveaway by noon on the Friday of the giveaway. WLNS TV 6 Viewers can enter 1 (one) time per day.  1 Winner of a $100 VISA Gift Cards will be selected each Friday. A Total of 6 winners possible.


  1. Employees of Young Broadcasting of Lansing, Inc., WLNS-TV6 and their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies, participating sponsors, competing television stations, radio stations, cable and satellite companies, advertising agencies, and their immediate families are not eligible, and the family members of, and any persons domiciled with any such employees are excluded from eligibility. The term “family members” includes spouses, parents, grandparents, siblings, children, grandchildren and in-laws, regardless of where they live.


  1. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and legal United States residents, residing in the state of Michigan in the specific counties identified in Promoter’s sole discretion to participate. (Eligible counties listed in section 8 below).


  1. Except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize must constitute the winner’s irrevocable consent to WLNS TV to publish or otherwise use the winner’s name, biographical information and likeness in any media, including the internet, for any commercial, publicity or promotional purpose, without limitation, review or approval, or additional compensation.


  1. Each entrant must release, indemnify, hold harmless and discharge WLNS TV6, Young Broadcasting of Lansing, Inc. from all liability arising out of participation in the Giveaway Contest and receipt and use of the prizes.


  1. Winner must sign a standard release form allowing WLNS TV 6 to use their images and comments on air and on-line. Contestants must be legal U.S. residents, at least 18 years of age and have government issued photo identification. Contestants must be from the WLNS TV 6 viewing which includes the following counties: BARRY, BRANCH, CALHOUN, CLINTON, EATON, GENESEE, GRATIOT, HILLSDALE, INGHAM, IONIA, ISABELLA, JACKSON, LENAWEE, LIVINGSTON, MONTCALM, SHIAWASSEE, and WASHTENAW.


  1. Odds of winning determined by the number entries received.

Limit one entry per household, per day via on-line link.


  1. WLNS-TV 6 is not responsible for errors, problems or difficulties in entering the contest including, but not limited to Internet service.


  1. This contest may be discontinued or rules changed at any time without notice.


  1. This contest is conducted by Young Broadcasting of Lansing Inc., WLNS TV 6 whose decisions are final on all matters.


  1. Prize will be forfeited if the winner is determined to be ineligible. A prize may be substituted by WLNS TV 6 in the unlikely event that it is unavailable due to circumstances beyond our control. The 6 News This Morning VISA Card Giveaway winners must verify their prize with proof of identity; a government issued photo identification card, and social security card, at the WLNS TV 6 Studios, 2820 E. Saginaw Street, Lansing, Michigan, 48912.


  1. Winners agree that WLNS TV 6, their sponsors, agencies and affiliates have no liability in connection with the acceptance or use of any prizes awarded in this contest.


  1. Winner’s names will be available on the WLNS Facebook page.


  1. Void where prohibited.


Contest Disclaimer:

WLNS TV 6 is not responsible for late, lost, stolen or misdirected entries, technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access the website or on-line services, U.S. Mail delays or any other error or malfunction beyond the control of Young Broadcasting of Lansing, Inc., WLNS TV 6, which may limit the ability to participate in the contest.


Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.wlns.com. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned, including tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the contest, sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the contest or website, or violates the Official Rules of the Contest.


Eligibility Restrictions:

Viewers are eligible to win a WLNS TV 6 contest only once every sixty days. Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest unless otherwise specified. Viewers are eligible to win a prize valued at $1,000.00 or more only once every six months.



All costs, taxes, expenses and fees associated with any element of a prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the winner. All federal, state and local taxes on the prize are winner’s responsibility. Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form by WLNS for actual retail value of prize, if valued over $600.00.


Winners accepting a prize, agree to release WLNS TV 6, Young Broadcasting of Lansing, Inc, their parents and subsidiaries, and their respective advertising, promotion and production agencies from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of any prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity.


No purchase necessary. The contest is void where prohibited by law.

Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in disqualification.


Obtaining Official Rules and Winner’s List:

To obtain a copy of the official rules or list of winners, please write to:  WLNS TV 6, 6 News Facebook VISA Card Giveaway Rules, 2820 East Saginaw Street, Lansing, Michigan 48912. Official rules are also available at www.wlns.com and at the station address above. Young Broadcasting of Lansing Inc., WLNS TV 6 reserves the right to revise these rules, which will become effective upon announcement.

We welcome thoughts and comments from our viewers. We ask that everyone keep their remarks civil and respectful. Postings that contain profanity, racist, or potentially libelous remarks will be deleted. We will delete any commercial postings, as well.

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