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Bonus Entry - Definition of Bonus Entry as Used in Sweepstakes and Contests

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Definition: A bonus entry is an additional sweepstakes entry that a sponsor usually awards for performing an action after entering a contest or sweepstake. A sponsor may award one or more bonus entries for doing things like:
  • Telling friends about the sweepstakes
  • Answering a survey
  • Correctly answering trivia questions
  • Browsing around the website
  • Finding hidden link
or many other actions. See the sweepstakes rules for more information about whether bonus entries are awarded in individual sweepstakes and how to receive them.
Also Known As: extra entry
Examples:
Receive up to five bonus entries for telling friends about this contest.

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