Sweepstakes Rules

 “Yaysay-While you Wait” Sweepstakes




The “Yaysay-While you Wait” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 A.M. ET Wednesday, September 27, 2023 and ends at 11:59 P.M. ET on Sunday, December 31, 2023 ("Entry Period"). This Sweepstakes will consist of three entry and drawing periods (each a “Drawing”) to award one (1) prize in each Drawing.

1a.         SWEEPSTAKES TIMING: The “Yaysay-While you Wait” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 A.M. ET Wednesday, September 27, 2023 and ends at 11:59 P.M. ET on Sunday, December 31, 2023 ("Entry Period"). This Sweepstakes will consist of three entry and drawing periods (each a “Drawing”) to award one (1) prize in each Drawing.



Drawing Number

Entry begins at 12:01 AM ET

Entry ends at 11:59 PM ET

Anticipated Drawing date

Number of prizes to be won

Drawing #1





Drawing #2





Drawing #3





ENTRY NOTE: Once you enter the Sweepstakes, your Entry will be carried forward to all remaining Drawings (if any Drawings remain).

  1. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents, who are physically located in one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia (NOT including all U.S. Territories and Possessions and overseas Military Installations), age eighteen (18) or older, and who sign up for the Yaysay waitlist (“Waitlist”) at the time of entry (“Entrant”), are eligible to enter and win a prize in this Sweepstakes. Employees and their immediate family members (defined as spouses, parents, siblings or children) of Yaysay, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Cohen-Friedberg Associates, Inc., (“Administrator”) and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, wholesalers, and advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void elsewhere and where prohibited by law. All Entrants (as defined above) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Administrator which shall be final and legally binding in all respects. All Entrants must release Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective parent and affiliated companies and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes (“Released Parties”), as well as the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, representatives, agents, successors and assigns of each, from all claims, liability, lawsuits, costs, expenses, fees, injuries (including death), losses, and damages relating to their participation, acceptance and use of any Prize (as defined below). Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage, including death caused or claimed to be caused by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of prize. Winning a prize is contingent on fulfilling all requirements in these Official Rules. 

  1. Visit www.shopyaysay.com (“Entry Site”) during the Entry Period and complete the online registration with all required information.

  1. At the “Entry Site” and only during the Entry Period, potential eligible Entrants will be required to fill out all data fields required including but not limited to agreeing to sign up for the Yaysay Waitlist and agreeing to the Official Rules.  The Waitlist is a waitlist to receive a Sponsor invite to access the Yaysay shopping app.

  1. BONUS ENTRIES: During the registration process, you will be invited to refer friends to enter the Sweepstakes. For each referred friend that registers in the Sweepstakes, you will earn Bonus Entries.

Refer 1 friend receive five (5) Bonus Entries.

Refer 10 friends and receive one hundred (100) Bonus Entries.

Refer 50 friends and receive two hundred (200) Bonus Entries.

Only refer friends you have received permission to do so. 

To receive Bonus Entries without referring a friend, print your full name, complete address, and age on a stamped post card, and mail to: Yaysay-While you Wait Entry, PO Box 368, E. Falmouth, MA 02556-368. Entries will be entered into the relevant Drawing based on the date of receipt at the PO Box and must be received no later than 12/31/23. No mechanical produced entries will be accepted. 

All entries submitted will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of any prize. Should a dispute arise regarding the identity of the Entrant, the authorized account subscriber of said email account at the time of entry will be considered the Entrant. “Authorized account subscriber” as it relates to email is defined as the natural person who is assigned the account by the email provider. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized email account holder. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, damaged or misdirected entries. 

Limit: One (1) Waitlist sign up per person during the Entry Period. Entrants found using multiple accounts to enter this Sweepstakes will be disqualified. Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same online account.  Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that Entrant's entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.

By entering Entry via Entrant’s mobile device, standard data fees may apply.  Entrant should consult Entrant’s wireless service provider's pricing plan for details. Entrant agrees to incur any and all charges demanded by Entrant’s wireless carrier. Entrant should also check Entrant’s device's features for capabilities and check the device manual for specific use instructions. 

  1.      WINNER SELECTIONS:  Random Drawings will be conducted based on the schedule listed in Rule 1b above. Random Drawings will be conducted by the Administrator from all eligible entries received during the relevant Drawing period.   

If the selected Winner is unable to accept a Prize in its entirety for any reason, the selected Winner will forfeit the Prize and the Prize will be awarded to an alternate winner randomly selected from the relevant Drawing period. All Prizes are guaranteed to be awarded, assuming a sufficient number of entries are received. 

By accepting a Prize, the Winner irrevocably grant(s) Sponsor the right and permission (except where prohibited by law) to use Winner’s name, Prize won, likeness, photograph, voice, address (state) and biographical information in any media throughout the world in perpetuity for purposes of advertising, online posting, promotion and publicity in connection with the Sweepstakes without additional compensation.


Drawing #1 (10/2/23) Prize: Three (3) Night/Four (4) Day Trip for Winner and a guest to Amangiri located in Canyon Pointe, UT. Prize includes the following:

  • Two (2) roundtrip (coach class) air transportation from the Winner’s local airport New York to the prize destination.
  • Three (3) Nights’ Hotel accommodations, including meals and lodging
  • $500 for Ground Transportation (payable by check in the name of the winner)
  • $500 for misc. expenses (payable by check in the name of the winner)

Total ARV of this prize package not to exceed $12,400

Drawing #2 (11/1/23) Prize:

  • One (1) Bottega Veneta, Teen Jodie Shoulder Bag. ARV $3,500
  • One (1) stack of $100 bills. ARV $5,000

Total ARV of this prize package is $8,500

Drawing #3 (1/3/24) Prize: 

One (1) year of air flights not to exceed $10,000. Flight reservations are only for the winner (no guests). Winner may book up to ten (10) flights up to a total expenditure of $10,000. All flights must be taken within one (1) year of the award date. Hotels and other expenses not included. All travel to be booked through Sponsor’s designated travel representative. Any difference between the ARV and actual value will not be refunded to the winner. Prize may not be converted to cash and may not be assigned. Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation or delay or any weather or airline issues that prevent the prize winner from traveling, in which event any missed portion of the prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided.

Total ARV of this prize $10,000

  • One (1) year of air flights not to exceed $10,000 (payable by check in the name of the winner). 

Total ARV of this prize $10,000

Drawing #1 Prize Notes:

Travel dates and arrangements are subject to air travel, holiday, blackout dates, and other Prize and travel restrictions. Travel dates are subject to Sponsor approval, which Sponsor may give or withhold in its sole discretion. All reservations are subject to availability. Trip must be booked at least thirty (30) days prior to intended departure date. If winner elects to partake in any or all portions of his/her prize with fewer than the allotted number of guests or no guest, the prize will be awarded to winner. Any difference between the ARV and actual cost will not be awarded to the winner. Balance of unspent funds will be added to the cash spending money. Unless a child or ward of winner, each guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure and must travel on the same itinerary and at the same time as the winner.  ARV of Prize may vary depending upon the points of departure, ground transportation, and/or airline fare fluctuations. Prize consists only of the elements expressly set forth above; no other elements or expenses (including, without limitation, insurance, meals, unspecified ground transportation, phone calls, baggage, gratuities, incidentals, souvenirs, gasoline, etc.) are included in the prize and all such expenses are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Winner is responsible for any air travel taxes and/or expenses, including applicable departure taxes or fees, inspection charges, baggage fees, and security charges. Winner and his/her guest are responsible for obtaining, at their own expense, any necessary travel documentation (i.e. valid photo identification, visas, passports, valid major credit card, etc.) prior to travel. Once issued, tickets are nontransferable and may not be reissued once travel has commenced. Open tickets may not be issued and stopovers are not permitted. Travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor designated agent or representative.  Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation or delay or any weather or airline issues that prevent the prize winner and his/her travel companion, if applicable, from traveling, in which event any missed portion of the prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided.       

In connection with any travel destination, please be advised that CDC guidelines, and the recommendations of health officials should be followed.  In addition, guests should be aware of and comply with government guidelines regarding travel restrictions and mandatory quarantines before visiting any destination.  Please note that any public location where people are present provides an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, and Sponsor cannot guarantee that any person will not be exposed during a visit.  Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions.

Each winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state, local sales and income taxes (if any) and any costs, expense(s) or fees whatsoever in connection with the Prize not specifically provided herein. If the actual value of a prize is lower than ARV stated in these Official Rules, the difference will not be awarded. In the event that, for reasons beyond their control and not related to the winner, the Sponsor or independent third-party company is unable to award any prize as described in these Official Rules, they will substitute the prize with another prize of similar nature and equal or greater value at their sole discretion.


  1.         WINNERS NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by email. Each Winner with a prize value of $600 or more and per IRS guidelines, will be required to sign and return properly executed documents issued by the Administrator (a) an Affidavit of Eligibility; (b) an Agreement of Publicity (granting Sponsor and its designees, including without limitation prize suppliers, the right to use the name and image of the winner for advertising and promotion purposes, unless prohibited by law); (c) a liability release; and (d) a form W-9, Taxpayer Request for Identification, to the Administrator within seven (7) calendar days of attempted notification as a prerequisite for receiving the Prize.


  1. PRIVACY: By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that (notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any privacy policy of Sponsor, any information that Entrants share with Sponsor (including, without limitation, all information included on any entry form) may be used (and disclosed to third parties) by Sponsor for purposes of administration of the Sweepstakes and to communicate with the Entrant in relation to the Sweepstakes. Entrants are providing information to Sponsor.

  1.           GENERAL: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify (or terminate the prize of) any individual who is found to be, or suspected of, acting in violation of these Official Rules. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes, the Entry Site, or any Website associated herewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failure, or any other causes, in the Sponsors’ sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserve the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to pandemic, fire, flood, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, or order of any court or other cause not within Sponsor’s control, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, extend or terminate the Sweepstakes. If a cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at the Entry Site. If cancelled, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a random drawing to award prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to such cancellation. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify Entrants who violate these Official Rules or interfere with this Sweepstakes in any manner and terminate such Entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes. Any attempt by an Entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage the Entry Site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and/or civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

  1. RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:  By entering, Entrants agree to (i) comply with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements; and (ii) release, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Released Parties from any and all liability, claims, actions, injury, death, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes, from participating in any Sweepstakes-related activity or from the acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize awarded. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrant, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged, misdirected or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any Prize. The Released Parties are not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable entries or for any technical problems, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical/other error in entries, selection announcement or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes.  

  1. SUSPENSION / MODIFICATION / TERMINATION: In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Sweepstakes by any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to: fire, flood, epidemic, pandemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications or equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), interference with the Sweepstakes by any party, or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes. Sponsor additionally reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion: to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes should causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or interfere with the administration, integrity, operation, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes.

  1. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrants agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; (3) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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; and (4) Entrant waives all right to trial by jury. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Connecticut, U.S.A. without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.

  1. WINNERS LIST: For any legally required winners list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Yaysay-While you Wait Winners”, PO Box 368, East Falmouth, MA 02556-368. All requests must be received by 1/10/24.    

12:    SPONSOR:  Yaysay, Inc., 15 East Putnam Ave., #291, Greenwich, CT 06830

ADMINISTRATOR: Cohen-Friedberg Associates, LLC, Falmouth, MA 02536 www.cfapromo.com 

The use of any prize manufacturer, personality name, name or trademark in connection with any of the prizes is solely for the purpose of describing such prize and is not intended to suggest any affiliation or sponsorship.