NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. The 2018 Self Made Man VIP Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on February 5, 2018 at 12:00:01 am Pacific Time and ends on February 20, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm Pacific Time (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Sponsor's computer will be the official clock for the Sweepstakes.

  1. Sponsor. The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Self Made Man, LLC, 3736 Bee Cave Road, #1-162, Westlake Hills, Texas 78746.
  2. Terms and Conditions. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you fully and unconditionally accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the Sweepstakes. You agree that Sponsor shall retain full authority, in its sole discretion, to interpret and administer these Official Rules, and you agree to be bound by all decisions and interpretations made in good faith by Sponsor, or its designee.
  3. Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open to individuals at least 18 years of age. Employees, officers and directors, their immediate family members (spouse, siblings, children and parents, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of the Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and those entities associated with the development, distribution or implementation of this Sweepstakes, are not eligible to participate.
  4. Entry. During the Sweepstakes Entry Period, an eligible person may receive one (1) entry by joining the VIP notification list at contest.selfmademan.com to receive commercial correspondence from Sponsor and entering all of the information requested. No person may enter using more than one email address.

Once an eligible person joins the VIP notification list, they may follow prompts to refer friends to join the VIP notification list. The referring individual will receive an additional five (5) entries for each individual who signs up through the referral link.

Entries in excess of the limit are void. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and may not be acknowledged or returned, and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the status of any entry. By entering, a person agrees to be bound by these Official Rules. Entries that do not comply with the terms of the Sweepstakes will result in disqualification. Incomplete or illegible entries will not be considered. Entries will be void if electronically or mechanically reproduced, forged, defective, altered or obtained through unauthorized channels or if they contain production, typographical, electronic, mechanical or other errors. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify and remove any entry at any time which, in Sponsor's opinion, is offensive, contains unsuitable material, endangers the safety or well-being of any person, or if it is determined the entrant has not complied with these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, damaged, incomplete, invalid, un-intelligible, garbled, delayed, not visible or misdirected entries; all of which will be void in Sponsor's sole discretion. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the Authorized Account Holder of the email address provided upon entry will be deemed to be the entrant. The “ Authorized Account Holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an internet access provider, online service, provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder.

  1. Winner Selection. On or about February 20, 2018, Sponsor will conduct five (5) random drawings to determine a Grand Prize winner, a Second Place Prize winner, a Third Place Prize winner, a Fourth Place Prize winner, and a Fifth Place Prize winner (collectively, the “Winners”) to win the following prizes (collectively, the “Prizes”):

1 A lifetime membership to Self Made Man includes access to the primary lesson and podcast library of Self Made Man. Additional premium and/or master classes that may be offered are not included.

2 Prizes awarded through bitcoin will be based on the price of bitcoin determined by CoinDesk as of 12:00:00 pm Pacific Time on February 20, 2018. Prizes awarded through check must be cashed within 180 days of receipt.

The Prizes are not transferable. The Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize and is not responsible for any lost, mutilated or stolen gift cards. No substitution or cash redemption of a Prize, or any portion thereof, is allowed, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for the inability of a Winner to accept a Prize or any portion thereof for any reason. Any difference in the stated ARV and the actual value of a Prize will not be awarded. If a potential Winner is found to be ineligible, does not comply with these Official Rules or declines to accept the Prize, the potential Winner may be disqualified in Sponsor's sole discretion, and Sponsor may select an alternate winner in a random drawing from remaining eligible entries. If a Prize or any portion thereof cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute such Prize with another prize of equal or greater value. Decisions of the Sponsor will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

Sponsor will notify the potential Winners via the e-mail provided upon entry. The potential Winners will be required to contact Sponsor within five (5) business days and may be required to complete, sign and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within fourteen (14) days of receipt of such documents from Sponsor before accepting the Prize. If a potential Winner cannot be reached or fails to return such documents to Sponsor prior to such deadline, the Prize won may be forfeited in Sponsor's sole discretion, such potential Winner may be disqualified, and an alternative Winner may be selected by Sponsor from the remaining eligible entries. Sponsor shall have no liability for a Winner's failure to receive notices due to Winner's spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings, or for Winner's provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. In the event that more than one (1) prospective Winner for a Prize is inadvertently named, a drawing may be held among all such potential Winners to select one Winner.

  1. Odds. The actual odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Many will enter, only one will win.
  2. Taxes and Responsibility for Prize. By entering, each entrant understands and agrees that if he/she wins a Prize, the entrant is solely responsible for the use, care and maintenance of such Prize. Any and all Prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the Winners. If requested by Sponsor, the potential Winners will be required to complete, sign and return to Sponsor an IRS Form W-9 prior to receiving a Prize. Failure to complete, sign and return a W-9 will result in such Winner being disqualified, and in such case Sponsor will select an alternate Winner in a random drawing from remaining eligible entries. The Winners should consult their tax advisor for the proper tax treatment of this income on their tax return.
  3. Compliance with Laws. Receipt of the Prize is conditioned upon the entrant's compliance with these Official Rules and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER MAY (IN SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) RESULT IN SUCH WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL WINNER PRIVILEGES WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED. If any provision of these Official Rules shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or municipal law, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
  4. Termination: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without notice, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Examples of reasons for termination or modification of the Sweepstakes may include (without limitation) Sponsor's inability to reasonably or fairly conduct or administer the Sweepstakes due to business changes, viruses, malware, security breaches, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond Sponsor's control. If Sponsor modifies, cancels, terminates or suspends the Sweepstakes, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, randomly select Winners from all eligible, non-suspect, entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Official Rules. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  5. Additional Conditions. In the event of non-compliance with these Official Rules, a Winner will forfeit any Prize won and an alternate winner will be selected based on the judging criteria. Each entrant agrees to, accepts and shall abide by these Official Rules of this Sweepstakes and agrees that any dispute with regard to the conduct of this Sweepstakes, rule interpretation or award of a Prize, shall be resolved by Sponsor, in its sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the printing of these Official Rules, administration of this Sweepstakes or in the announcement of any Winner(s) or Prize(s). If for any reason Sponsor is unable to run this Sweepstakes as planned, or if any computer or web site associated with this Sweepstakes does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and the processing of entries per these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in Sponsor's sole discretion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant implicated in such action, and/or to cancel, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, Sponsor reserves the right to judge the entries and to award the Prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect, entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation by a random drawing. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part should a cause or event beyond Sponsor's control affect the administration, fairness, proper play or conduct of the Sweepstakes making continuation as planned impossible.

By entering, each entrant understands and acknowledges that this Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with, the Apple, UPLIFT, or Blue Microphone brands or any person or entity aside from Sponsor. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

  1. Release and Hold Harmless . BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, THE ENTRANT HEREBY AGREES TO RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATED ENTITIES, AND EACH OF THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AGENTS, AND REPRESENTATIVES FROM ANY DAMAGE, INJURY, EXPENSE, COST, DEATH, LOSS, CLAIM, ACTION, DEMAND, OR OTHER LIABILITY THAT MAY ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, WHETHER CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE ON THE PART OF SPONSOR OR NOT, INCLUDING ALL CLAIMS OR THREATENED CLAIMS RELATING TO (A) PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES; (B) ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE (INCLUDING ANY PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE); (C) TECHNICAL FAILURES OF ANY KIND; (D) PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES OR PRIZE-RELATED ACTIVITY; OR (E) ELECTRONIC OR HUMAN ERROR WHICH MAY OCCUR IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR PROCESSING OF ENTRIES.
  2. Disputes: Entrants agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the Travis County, Texas; (b) 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; and (c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to, claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants' rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of Texas or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Texas.
  3. Personal Information and Privacy Policy. The personal information submitted by entrants may be used by Sponsor or Sponsor's affiliates in accordance with the Privacy Policy accessible through https://mikedillard.com/privacy-policy/ and the Terms and Conditions accessible through https://mikedillard.com/terms-and-conditions/.
  4. Winners List. To obtain a list of the Sweepstakes Winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your request to Self Made Man, LLC, 3736 Bee Cave Road, #1-162, Westlake Hills, Texas 78746.