But how do you tell a legitimate contest from a scam? There's a host of government rules that regulate these things, but the sad fact is that even if a contest makes all the legally required disclosures, it can still be worthy of the trash can. Mail: You've won a valuable cash prize in our contest!Can I enter without receiving the free trial issue? If you look just above the field to enter the giveaway code, there's a sentence that reads, "If you prefer to enter the sweepstakes without starting a trial subscription to O, The Oprah Magazine or if you are already a subscriber, click here," and the words "click here" are hyperlinked.That link will take you to a page where you can enter the sweeps without signing up for the subscription. Please make sure you are entering the three-digit code that corresponds to today's date.The territory of this Sweepstake shall be within the territory of India except the state of Tamil Nadu, this prize draw contest is not open for participants from the state of Tamil Nadu in view of the provisions of the, Tamil Nadu Prize Scheme (Prohibition) Act, 1979, and in all such states where it is specifically prohibited by law.You hereby expressly agree and acknowledge that any action, suit, complaint or case arising out of, or in connection with, this Sweepstakes or these Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions or the Sweepstakes Official Rules must be brought the state of Delhi, on exclusion of any specific forum in any other state.What is the 12-Day Holiday Give-O-Way and how do I enter?Twelve lucky readers will take home all of the Favorite Things chosen by Oprah.
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You can enter once per day from November 28 through December 9.
To enter the 12-Day Give-O-Way, find the three-digit code from the December issue of O that corresponds to each day of the giveaway and enter it at Oprah.com/12days on the appropriate date. Can Canadians or other readers outside the United States enter the sweepstakes?