METROPCS 'October–December 2014 Activate Online for a Chance to Win $1000' SWEEPSTAKES

1. Q. Do I need to make a purchase to participate in the Sweepstakes?
  A. No. Customers who activate their device online will be automatically entered in the Sweepstakes. However, there is no purchase necessary. Any legal resident of the United States, 18 or older, can participate by mailing an entry form to METROPCS 'October–December 2014 Activate Online for a Chance to Win $1000' SWEEPSTAKES, P.O. Box 181535, Dallas, TX 75218-8708. Please read Official Rules for specific details on a free method of entry.
2. Q. Who can participate in the METROPCS 'October–December 2014 Activate Online for a Chance to Win $1000' SWEEPSTAKES?
  A. Any customer who activates a device online will be automatically entered to the METROPCS 'October–December 2014 Activate Online for a Chance to Win $1000' SWEEPSTAKES.
3. Q. How do I activate a phone?
  A. Visit www.MetroPCS.com/Activate and follow these easy steps:

1. Login/Create an Account
2. Set up your Account
3. Proceed to Checkout
4. From your phone, dial *228
4. Q. Do I need to do anything else after activating my phone online to participate?
  A. No. Once you activate your phone online, you’ll be entered to participate in the Sweepstakes. No additional steps are necessary.
5. Q. What could I win by participating in the Sweepstakes?
  A. You could win a $1000 Visa gift card.
6. Q. What’s the length of the Sweepstakes?
  A. Sweepstakes will start on October 1, 2014 at 12:00AM CDT and will end on December 31, 2014 at 11:59:59 PM CDT. The sweepstake is divided into three (3) entry periods: Period 1: October 1, 2014 – October 31, 2014. Period 2: November 1, 2014 – November 30, 2014. Period 3: December 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014.
7. Q. How many prizes will be giving away each month?
  A. We will give away one prize per month.
8. Q. How many entries are available per person?
  A. You can participate up to 5 times per month, per household.
9. Q. When will drawings take place?
  A. Period 1: November 10, 2014. Period 2: December 8, 2014. Period 3: January 12, 2015.
10. Q. If verified as a winner, will I be responsbile for any applicable taxes on the prize?
  A. Yes, please be advised that once you are confirmed as the winner, you will be responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes. An IRS 1099 Form will be prepared in your name and submitted to the IRS for the value of the prize.
11. Q. Where can I find the Official Rules for these Sweepstakes?
  A. See Official Rules.