Be Smart Buy Smart: What Smart Shoppers Know About Sweepstakes, Contests, and Lotteries


Subject:
California: Recreation , California: Business , Consumer Issues , Gambling

Description:
This fact sheet describes California laws relating to sweepstakes (which distribute prizes by chance, such as a lottery) and contests (which require talent and skill to win a prize). Topics include why companies sponsor contests and sweepstakes, chances of winning, legal rules, and where to go for help if you have a problem. Opens directly into a PDF document. From the California Department of Consumer Affairs.

Publisher:
State of California

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.dca.ca.gov/publications/sweep.shtml


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