You’ve probably already seen this sweepstakes by United. They are giving away one billion miles, and there are 100 grand prizes as high as one million. Now you can enter online and the’re no limit to how many times you can do this, however, each entry must be manually key stroked. There’s no purchase necessary, although they do count as entries if you use your MileagePlus card. Non-Purchase Entries and Purchase Entries have an Equal Chance of Winning. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
All valid entries received between August 1 thru September 30, 2016, are eligible for a chance to win. You must be a member of the United MileagePlus program at time of entry and award
No Purchase or Obligation Necessary to Enter or Claim a Prize. Non-Purchase Entries and Purchase Entries have an Equal Chance of Winning. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
The grand prize miles are valued at 2.75 cents each, but you will also receive $7,500 cash (awarded in the form of a check to the winner) that may be used toward the payment of any/all applicable taxes associated with the prize.
Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, and United States based military installations who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and a United MileagePlus member at the time of entry.
How to Enter
To Enter an Entrant must be a member of the United MileagePlus program at time of entry and award. If you don’t already have a MileagePlus account visit www.mileageplus.com to create one; creating an account is free.
There are two (2) ways to enter:
- An Eligible Participant will automatically receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry for each eligible purchase made with an eligible United MileagePlus Chase credit card during the Promotional Period at a participating merchant location in the U.S
- Non-Purchase Entry: Log on to https://www.billionmilegiveaway.com and follow the on-screen entry instructions to be entered. Enter as often as you wish, however, each entry must be manually key stroked
On or about October 15, 2016, a random drawing from among all eligible automatic and non-purchase entries received and combined will be conducted by Marden-Kane, Inc., an independent judging organization. Decisions of the Sponsor will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
- One Hundred (100) Grand Prize Winners: One Million (1,000,000) MileagePlus award miles. Grand Prize will also include $7,500 cash (awarded in the form of a check to the winner) that may be used toward the payment of any/all applicable taxes associated with the prize. Total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize: $27,500 each.
- Ten Thousand (10,000) First Prize Winners: Twenty Five Thousand (25,000) MileagePlus award miles ARV: $500 each.
- One Hundred Thirty Thousand (130,000) Second Prize Winners: Five Thousand (5,000) MileagePlus award miles ARV: $100 each.
Total ARV of all prizes offered $20,750,000.
Estimated odds of winning a Grand Prize are 1:1,668,600; estimated odds of winning a First Prize are 1:16,686; estimated odds of winning a Second Prize are 1: 1,284; however, the actual odds of winning a prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.