Public Bank, PB SMS2 Win Contest

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008 | In Contests Announced, Download Or Not |

Two days ago, I was received an email from Public bank, about the SMS to win contest. Most of the time when I received an email about a contest from any bank or company, I will just ignore it, but this time the contest seems special and easy to participate.

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There is no entry forms; no slogans; no purchases for this contest. Just two steps, by using your hand phone key in PB <space> [Your IC No] <space> [Optional Email Address] and send to 36018, then you are successfully registered your entry for this contest. An acknowledgment sms will be replied just within a few seconds after you sent to 36018.

Only one sms you need to send, sending one than one SMS will waste your money because additionally RM0.30 will be charged plus normal telecommunication charges for each sms you sent to 36018.

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According to the information from public bank website there are more than 1,133 prizes to be won and also the terms about this contest as listed below.

1. This contest period started at 1st October and close before 31 December 2008.
2. Each participant is entitled to win one prize during the contest.
3. Eligibility
Participant must be aged 18 years old and above and must open and/ or maintain at least one of the following accounts during the contest period.
I. Deposits/ Load account
II. Credit/ Debit card account
III. Structured investment account
IV. PB series unit trust account
V. Bancassurance account

4. Submission of entries and qualifying criteria
The eligible participant must be a registered mobile phone number with prefix, 012, 013, 014, 016, 017, 019 postpaid or prepaid registered mobile user in Malaysia. The eligible participants shall ensure their mobile phone number is active during the contest period until the bank announces the winners of this contest.

5. Principal and joint account holders are each entitled to participate in this contest and will be treated as separate individuals.

6. Prizes
The prizes for this contest are,
I. The grand prize for 3 winners x RM5,499 worth of Sony Bravia 40″ full HD LCD TV.
II. 1st prize for 15 winners x RM1,950 worth of Nokia 3G mobile phone.
III. 2nd prize for 25 winners x RM800 worth of grocery voucher.
IV. 3rd prize for 50 winners x RM300 worth of grocery voucher.
The winners for all the prizes will be randomly selected by the system from the total number of sms received during the contest period.
V. Beside the prizes above, they have weekly prize for 80 winners in this 13 weeks of contest periods, there will be 1,040 prizes to be won. Each prize has RM50 worth of grocery vouchers, the winners for the weekly prizes will be randomly selected by the system from the total number of sms received during the respective week of the contest period.
VI. Special bonus prize for every 50,000th of the successfully registered and eligible participant will win a 1GB Apple iPod shuffle.

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Below is the terms and conditions for the contest in PDF format. For further more information, please visit to public bank website.

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