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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY Open to legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and the United States of America, age 18 or older. Void where prohibited by law. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 AM ET on 10/01/18 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 01/31/19. Sponsors: and Black Flag Deals. Eighteen (18) $50 Visa Gift Cards and One (1) $500 Visa Gift Card available. This contest is in no way affiliated with Visa nor is it sponsored by Visa. Any and all references to Visa are purely for informational purposes only. Full rules available here.


Black Flag Deals & presents "Win a $500 Visa Gift Card” Contest Rules 

1. Agreement: These rules govern the Black Flag Deals & presents "Win a $500 Visa Gift Card” Contest (the “Contest”). The Contest is intended to be conducted in Canada and the U.S. only and shall be construed and evaluated according to applicable Canadian and U.S. law. No purchase is necessary to enter the Contest. The Contest is void in whole or part where prohibited by law. The act of entering the Contest constitutes acceptance of these Contest rules and the decisions of the Contest judges, which decisions shall be final and binding upon all entrants. 

2. Sponsor: The Contest Sponsor is Black Flag Deals and, referred to as the “Sponsor”. This contest is in no way sponsored, administered or endorsed by or associated with Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”), LinkedIn Corporation (“LinkedIn”) or Twitter, Inc. (“Twitter”). Any questions, comments or complaints must be directed to the Sponsor, and not to Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter. All product names, logos, and brands are property of their respective owners. All company, product and service names used in this website are for identification purposes only. Use of these names, logos, and brands does not imply endorsement.

3. Eligibility: To be eligible for this Contest, an individual must:

(a) be a legal Canadian (excludes Quebec) or U.S. resident

(b) have reached 18 years of age at time of entry

(c) Employees of the Sponsor or their corporate affiliates, advertising or promotional agencies, and the immediate family members or household members of any of the above, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.

The Sponsor shall have the right at any time to require proof of age, identity and/or eligibility to participate in the Contest. Failure to provide such proof or insufficient proof may result in disqualification from the Contest in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. All personal and other information requested by and supplied to the Sponsor for the purpose of the Contest must be truthful, complete, accurate and in no way misleading. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant from the Contest should such an entrant at any stage supply unsatisfactory, untruthful, incomplete, inaccurate or misleading personal details and/or information.

4. Contest Period: The Contest begins at 9:00:00 a.m. EST on October 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EST on January 31, 2019 (the "Contest Period") after which time the Contest will be closed and no further entries shall be accepted.

5. How to Enter the Contest:

(a) There is no purchase necessary to enter the Contest. To enter the Contest, use one of two methods of entry outlined below. No entries will be accepted by any other means.

(i) If you have received an email from Black Flag Deals, or one of its affiliates announcing the Contest, read the Contest Rules and complete and submit the entry form during the Contest Period from a valid email address; or

(ii) Access the Contest website at (the “Contest Website”) read these Contest Rules, and submit the entry form located on the Contest Website from a valid email address. You may use one of your Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+ or LinkedIn, social networking accounts or send an email to “share” the Contest with your contacts.

(b) Unlimited number of entries per person during the Contest Period.

(c) Entries received online shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry. For the purpose of the Contest Rules, “authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet service provider or other organization responsible for assigning the submitted email address. Each selected entrant may be required to provide the Sponsor with proof that the selected entrant is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a selected entrant based on the email address, the selected entrant will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the email address at the time of entry.

(d) Entries which are incomplete, illegible or fraudulent are null and void. The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for entries that are lost, misdirected or delayed for any reason. The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for incomplete entries, the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, including but not limited to as a result of malfunction, human error, lost, delayed or garbled Internet or email transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone, technical, network, online, hardware or software or any combination thereof.

6. Coupon

There are no coupons available.

7. Prizes:

Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize is available to be won. Grand Prize is one (1) $500.00 Visa Gift Card.

The ARV of the Grand Prize is: $500.00 CAD. 

First Prize: Seventeen (18) First Prizes are available to be won. First Prize is one (1) $50.00 Visa Gift Card.

The ARV of the First Prizes is: $50.00 CAD each. The total ARV of all First Prizes is: $900.00 CAD.

The total ARV of all prizes available to be won: $1,400.00 CAD. 

Limiting the generality of the foregoing, the following general conditions apply to the prizes: (i) Prizes must be accepted as awarded and is not transferable, assignable or convertible to cash (no substitutions, transfers or assignments except as permitted in the Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion); (ii) Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prizes or a component thereof for any reason with prize or prize components of equal or greater value; (iii) upon notification from the Sponsor, the declared prize winners will be required to present adequate personal identification; (iv) declared prize winners are solely responsible for all costs not expressly described herein (v) the prizes will only be awarded to the eligible entrants whose full name and valid e-mail address appears on the entry form (vi) the potential winners will be contacted by email by a representative of the Sponsor, and must reply within two (2) business days (48 hours) to maintain eligibility. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within this time period or fails to respond to any attempted contact, such potential winner will be disqualified, his/her entry will be declared null and void and the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to select at random another eligible entry, in which event these provisions shall apply to such other eligible entry.

8. Winner Selection:

Winners will be selected from all eligible entries received in a random drawing to be held on or about the date specified in the Drawing Date Schedule below:


Drawing Period

Drawing Date

Prizes Available


Oct 1 - Oct 4


1 First Prize


Oct 5 - Oct 11


1 First Prize


Oct 12 - Oct 18


1 First Prize


Oct 19 - Oct 25


1 First Prize


Oct 26 - Nov 1


1 First Prize


Nov 2 - Nov 8


1 First Prize


Nov 9 - Nov 15


1 First Prize


Nov 16 - Nov 22


1 First Prize


Nov 23 - Nov 29


1 First Prize


Nov 30 - Dec 6


1 First Prize


Dec 7 - Dec 13


1 First Prize


Dec 14 - Dec 20


1 First Prize


Dec 21 - Dec 27


1 First Prize


Dec 28 - Jan 3


1 First Prize


Jan 4 - Jan 10


1 First Prize


Jan 11 - Jan 17


1 First Prize


Jan 18 - Jan 24


1 First Prize


Jan 25 - Jan 31


1 First Prize


Oct 1 - Jan 31


1 Grand Prize

The odds of being selected as a potential winner are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received by the Sponsor. The potential Prize Winners will be contacted by email by a representative of the Sponsors and must reply within two (2) business days (48 hours) to maintain eligibility. If the potential Prize Winner cannot be contacted within this time period or fails to respond to any attempted contact, such potential Prize Winner will be disqualified, his/her entry will be declared null and void and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to select at random another eligible entry, in which event these provisions shall apply to such other eligible entry.

9. Release: Prior to receiving a Prize, the Winners will confirm compliance with the rules and consent to the use of his or her name and photograph, without further compensation, in any publicity carried out by the Sponsor and/or its advertising and promotional agencies. The signed form must be received by the Sponsor within five (5) days of notification or the Prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate entrant.

10. Privacy: We use your personal contact information to administer this Contest, including contacting, announcing and promoting Prize Winners. In addition, we may use this information to send you offers or information from us, our affiliates and from selected sponsors or advertisers (“Marketing Offers”). If you do not wish to receive Marketing Offers, you may opt-out at any time by: following the instructions at the bottom of any Email Marketing Offer you receive, informing your telemarketer at the time you are called with a Marketing Offer, or emailing and requesting that your personal information not be used for Marketing Offers. The Contest is run in compliance with the privacy policy.

11. Banning: The Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, prohibit any person from entering the Contest whom it believes to be abusing the rules. Such abuse includes entering false information.

12. Other: Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. This Contest is governed by the laws of Canada and the U.S. applicable therein and is void where prohibited by law. The Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest or the Contest Rules at any time without notice. All prizes must be accepted as awarded, are non-transferable and are not convertible to cash. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize or portion of the prize with a prize of equal or greater value. All prizes are awarded as-is and no warranties or guarantees are implied or expressed, beyond the standard manufacturer's warranty. Sponsor is not liable for any lost, late, misdirected or stolen entries or inability to process entries, or any errors, damage or negligence that may arise in connection with this Contest, including technical failures on the website or Contest software, viruses, website disruptions, malfunctions or website down-time, human error or property damage incurred by any Contest entrant. Sponsor is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest. Use of any automated system including robotic or form filling software to enter or participate in this Contest is prohibited and will result in disqualification of all entries by anyone using such assistance.


Privacy Policy

Black Flag Deals and its affiliates know that you care about how information about you is used. We appreciate your trust and will use information about you carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting Black Flag Deals and its affiliates, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this statement and consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as set out below.

What Personal Information About Users Does Black Flag Deals and its Affiliates Gather?

The information we obtain from users helps us personalize and continually improve your experience using Black Flag Deals and its affiliates. Here are the types of information we gather:

Information You Give Us: We may receive and store any information you voluntarily provide on our website or give us in any other way. You provide most such information when you register; provide account details; participate in a contest or questionnaire; interact with a merchant from whom you have purchased something through our website; or communicate with customer service. You can choose not to provide certain information, however, you might not be able to take advantage of certain features of our website. We use the information you provide for such purposes as customizing your experience, improving our website, communicating with you, ensuring that purchases that you make are handled properly, and preventing counterfeiting. If at any time, you decide you do not wish to receive communications from us or you no longer wish to receive our services, you may advise us by providing written notice to the Privacy Officer at

Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. Examples of the information we may collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information, such as browser type, version and time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system, and platform; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our website, including date and time; cookie number; pages you viewed; and the telephone number used to call our customer service number. We may also use browser data such as cookies, Flash cookies (also known as Flash Local Shared Objects), or similar data on certain parts of our website for fraud prevention and other purposes. During some visits we may use software tools such as JavaScript to measure and collect session information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.

Use of Cookies

Black Flag Deals and its affiliates may store cookies on your computer to facilitate and customize your experience. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide certain features. We use cookies because they save you time while navigating the site and help us track and target user interests in order to provide a better, more customized experience. Cookies also allow us to collect Automatic Information from you, like which pages you visit and what links you click. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, however, it is possible to change your browser settings so that your browser declines cookies. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer. If you decline to accept cookies it is possible that some parts of the site may not work properly.


Does Black Flag Deals and its Affiliates Share the Information it Receives?

Except with your consent and as set out below, we will not sell, license, trade or rent your personal information to or with others.

We may disclose or share non-personally identifiable information with partners, advertisers, merchants and/or prospective merchants to help explain our business and the effectiveness of our business or for promotional purposes. For example, we may disclose aggregated demographic information, which does not include any personally identifiable information.

Black Flag Deals and its affiliates may disclose personal information to third party providers of Black Flag Deals and its affiliates, including third parties engaged to assist us in providing services (including but not limited to software development, website development and hosting, data processing, transaction processing services, document management and office administration) to you or to carry out one or more of the uses described above. These service providers are prohibited from using your personal information for any purpose other than to provide this assistance and are required to protect personal information disclosed by Black Flag Deals and its affiliates and to comply with the general privacy principles describes in this Privacy Policy.

Black Flag Deals and its affiliates reserve the right to disclose personal information to a third party if a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order legally requires or authorizes us to do so.

Black Flag Deals and its affiliates also reserve the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party in the event of a proposed or actual purchase, sale (including a liquidation, realization, foreclosure or repossession), lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, transfer, conveyance or financing of all or any portion of Black Flag Deals and its affiliates or of any of the business or assets or shares of Black Flag Deals and its affiliates or a division thereof.

How Secure Is Information About Me?

We protect the security of your sensitive information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you enter on certain pages of the site that handle sensitive information.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and your computer. It is recommended that you do not share your password(s) with anyone and are sure to sign off when you have finished using a shared computer.

Which Information Can I Access?

If you request access to your personal information, subject to certain exceptions, Black Flag Deals and its affiliates will inform you of the existence, use and disclosure of your personal information and will provide you with a summary of that information. If we are not able to disclose all the personal information we hold on you, we will give you a reason for our inability to do so, unless prohibited by law.

You have the right to ensure that any information Black Flag Deals and its affiliates maintain is correct and complete. Upon request, we will supply you with a copy of all personal information we have on record for you.

To make a request, please send written notice to the Privacy Officer at Please include the following information in your request: Name, contact details, the nature of your request, including whether you wish to view and/or edit information or inquire regarding the use and/or disclosure. We will require acceptable proof of your identification before providing a response.

Are Children Allowed to Use Black Flag Deals and its Affiliates?

Children (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use the site unsupervised and we ask that children do not submit any personal information to us. If you are under the age of 18, you may only use Black Flag Deals and its affiliates in conjunction with and under the supervision of a parent or guardian.

We will never knowingly collect the personal information of minors.

Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit Black Flag Deals and its affiliates your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this notice. Including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the province of Ontario. If you have any concern about privacy at Black Flag Deals and its affiliates, please contact us at and we'll try to resolve it.

Our business may change or adapt and our Privacy Policy may change also. You should check our site frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy and such changes will take effect immediately upon being posted to the site, however, we stand behind the promises we make and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected users.