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buy a $50 (or greater) gift certificate for a chance to win this year's most exciting mini tablet

The holidays are all about giving and receiving, so this year we're giving you the chance to win a new mini tablet when you purchase a $50 Zipcar gift certificate before 11:59pm on December 31, 2012.

Ready to snag the Gift of Zip for your nearest and dearest? Give the Gift of Zip today to enter to win.


No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

All entries, whether submitted by buying a Zipcar® gift certificate or by mail, have an equal chance of winning.

1. ELIGIBILITY: Open only to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors of Zipcar, Inc. (“Sponsor”), its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, promotional suppliers (collectively, "Released Parties") and the immediate family members (spouses, siblings, children, and parents, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such individuals are not eligible. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. If you do not agree to these Official Rules, please do not enter the Promotion.

2. TO ENTER: The Zipcar Gift of Zip Promotion (“Promotion”) begins at 8:00:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on December 18, 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on December 31, 2012 (“Promotion Period”). An eligible promotion entrant will automatically receive one (1) entry for each purchase of a Zipcar gift certificate worth $50 or more he/she makes during the Promotion Period. To receive one (1) entry in the Promotion without purchasing a Zipcar gift certificate of $50 or more, handprint your name, complete mailing address, telephone number, email address and date of birth on a postcard and mail it to: Zipcar Gift of Zip Holiday Promotion, Commerce and Community, Zipcar, 25 First Street, 4th floor, Cambridge, MA 02141. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 31, 2012 and received by January 6, 2013. No mechanically reproduced entries permitted. Regardless of method of entry, there is a limit of 1 entry per person during the Promotion Period. By entering, participants warrant and represent that they agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the final decision of the Sponsor.

3. RANDOM DRAWING/PRIZE/ODDS OF WINNING: On or about January 7, 2013, representatives of the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received overall to award the following Grand Prize: an iPad Mini® tablet. Approximate retail value of Grand Prize is $329.

The potential winner will be notified by email, phone, postal mail and/or express mail at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Inability to contact a winner or the return of any prize notification as undeliverable will result in the prize being forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries.

Odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries received.

4. GENERAL: This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Apple. Where applicable, all costs incurred in entering into the Promotion or using or enjoying the prize, such as any administrative costs, taxes, insurance, hardware and software are (unless specifically stated otherwise) to be paid by the prize-winner. By participating, entrants agree [a] to these rules and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Promotion; [b] to release, discharge and hold harmless Released Parties from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind resulting from their participation in the Promotion or their acceptance, use or misuse of prize including, without limitation, personal injury, death and property damage; and if a winner, [c] to permit Released Parties to use his or her name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, voice likeness and city and state address for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in all media, in perpetuity, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) and agree to execute specific consent to such use upon request. Released Parties are not responsible for and shall not be liable for [a] lost, incomplete, illegible, late, misdirected, stolen, postage-due, or mutilated entries or mail; [b] any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in transmission, third-party transaction classification, transaction processing, or communication; technical or mechanical malfunctions; [c] failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines, or telephone systems; [d] errors in these Official Rules, in any Promotion-related advertisements or other materials; [e] failures of electronic equipment, computer hardware or software; or [f] inaccurate entry information, whether caused by equipment, programming used in this Promotion, human processing error, or otherwise. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any and all entries of an entrant who Sponsor believes has attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of this Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or suspend the Promotion or any portion thereof should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the promotion, in which case prize will be awarded via a random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation. Entry information becomes property of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entry at any time in the event it is determined that the entrant has not complied with these Official Rules.

5. ARBITRATION/CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited, entrants agree that: [a] any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Promotion, any prize awarded or the determination of the winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective; [b] any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Promotion but in no event attorneys’ fees; and [c] under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages (other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses), and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard for conflicts of law doctrine of any jurisdiction, and all proceedings shall take place in Suffolk County, Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

6. USE OF ENTRY INFORMATION: The collection and use of entrant information will be governed by Zipcar’s on-line privacy policy, available for viewing

7. WINNER LIST: To receive a winner list, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by January 25, 2013, to: Zipcar Gift of Zip Holiday Promotion Winner List, Commerce and Community, Zipcar, 25 First Street, 4th floor, Cambridge, MA 02141.

SPONSOR: Zipcar, Inc., 25 First Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02141

Copyright 2012 Zipcar, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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