terms and conditions

  1. The American Express Luxury Sport Boat Draw (“Draw”) is organized by American Express, International, Inc. (“Amex”).
  2. The Draw period is from October 12, 2009 to February 28, 2010, both dates inclusive (the “Draw Period”).
  3. This Draw is open to selected American Express Cardmembers holding the following American Express Cards issued in Singapore by Amex (the “Cardmember”). Transactions incurred by the Supplementary Cardmembers shall accrue to the Basic Cardmember.
    1. The American Express Card
    2. The American Express Gold Card
    3. The Platinum Card
    4. The Centurion Card
    5. The American Express Credit Card (Blue)
    6. The American Express Gold Credit Card
    7. The American Express Platinum Credit Card
    8. The American Express Platinum Reserve Credit Card
    9. American Express Singapore Airlines Solitaire PPS Credit Card
    10. American Express Singapore Airlines PPS Club Platinum Credit Card
    11. American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Gold / Classic Credit Card
  4. Employees of Amex and its subsidiaries, advertising agencies and any other parties who are directly involved in organizing, promoting or conducting the Draw as determined by Amex are not eligible to participate in the Draw.
  5. All Card accounts must be in good standing from October 12, 2009 to the time of Draw.
  6. During the Draw Period, a spend of $50 will entitle 'eligible customers' to the following
    1. One chance of the Draw if you make a transaction (in Singapore)
    2. Five chances if you make a transaction at American Express Card accepting merchant in ION Orchard
    3. Ten chances for Centurion and Platinum Series cards when you shop at a participating Platinum Partner in ION Orchard
      And
    4. Ten chances if you successfully apply for any card product issued by Amex in ION Orchard between 12 Oct 2009 - 28 Feb 2010.
  7. An eligible Cardmember can choose not to participate in the Draw.
  8. Draw chances awarded to a Cardmember are neither negotiable nor transferable.
  9. Amex reserves the right to determine the number of chances allocated to an eligible Cardmember. The decisions of Amex on all matters relating to the Draw are final, conclusive and binding.
  10. There will be a grand prize of a Luxury Sport Boat to be given away. The prize winner will be selected at random by Amex. Amex reserves the right to draw reserve-winning chances to replace any winner subsequently found to be disqualified.
  11. The Draw will be held on March 18, 2010 at Singapore Press Holdings, 1000 Toa Payoh North, News Centre, Singapore 318994, or on such other date or time or at such other venue as may be determined by Amex. The prize winner will be selected at random by American Express under the supervision of an independent public accountant. American Express reserves the right to draw reserve-winning chances to replace any winner subsequently found to be disqualified.
  12. The prize winner will be notified by post and/or telephone within 15 business days from the date of the Draw.
  13. The prize which is not won or remain unclaimed after 2 months of the announcement of the winner, or its equivalent value shall be donated to the Community Chest.
  14. The prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-exchangeable for credit, goods or benefits in kind. The prize is awarded to the Basic Cardmember only.
  15. Amex reserves the right to withdraw or substitute the prize with other items of similar value without prior notice and without assigning any reason.
  16. By participating in this Draw, the Cardmember agrees to be bound by the official rules, regulations and decisions of Amex. Failure to comply with the Draw Terms and Conditions will result in the disqualification of the Cardmember from the Draw.
  17. The prize winner agrees to co-operate with and participate in any advertising or publicity activities of Amex relating to the promotion. The prize winner agrees that Amex may publicize the name, identity card or passport number and/or photograph of the prize winner in such mode and manner as Amex considers fit.
  18. Amex shall not be responsible for any loss whatsoever to any person in connection with this promotion howsoever arising, including any error in computing chances, any breakdown or malfunction in any computer system or equipment, any notice which is misdirected or lost in the post.
  19. Amex reserves the right to vary, delete or add to any of the Terms and Conditions of the Draw at any time at its absolute discretion without notice. In the event of any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any brochure, marketing or promotional material relating to the Draw, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail.