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									                          Anna’s Linens
              Anna’s Linens 2009 Survey Sweepstakes
                          Official Rules


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A
PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL
LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

The Anna’s Linens 2009 Survey Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) will run
for eight weeks, beginning July 13, 2009 and ending September 6, 2009 (the
“Promotional Period”). Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s
full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s (as
defined below) decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related
to the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Anna’s Linens, Inc.,
3550 Hyland Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 (the "Sponsor"), who is solely
responsible for all aspects of this Sweepstakes.

1.) ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of Alabama,
Arizona, California, The District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois,
Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina,
Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, or Wisconsin who are 18
years of age or older. Only one person per household address is eligible to
win a prize. Employees, officers, and directors of the Sponsor and any of its
respective affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers,
advertising and promotion agencies, any and all other entities directly
associated with this Sweepstakes, as well as the immediate family members
and members of the same household of any of the above are NOT
ELIGIBLE to participate.

2.) FIVE WAYS TO ENTER.

1) Make a purchase at a participating Anna’s Linens store and receive
instructions on your sales receipt on how to complete an Interactive Voice
Response (IVR) survey via a Sponsor-provided toll free telephone number.
You will have a chance to enter the Sweepstakes during this call.




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2) Make a purchase at a participating Anna’s Linens store and receive
instructions on your sales receipt on how to complete an Interactive Web
Response (IWR) survey on the Sponsor’s survey web site. Enter the
Sweepstakes by providing the information requested on this site.

3) Make a purchase at AnnasLinens.com and receive instructions on your
sales receipt on how to complete an Interactive Web Response (IWR) survey
on the Sponsor’s survey web site. Enter the Sweepstakes by providing the
information requested on this site.

4) If you call the Sponsor’s toll-free telephone number store locator, you
will receive an invitation to complete an Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
survey via a Sponsor-provided toll free telephone number. You will have a
chance to enter the Sweepstakes during the survey.

5) Write your name, full address, telephone number with area code, e-mail
address and the phrase “Anna’s Linens 2009 Survey Sweepstakes” on a 3” x
5” piece of paper, and mail it in a hand-addressed, stamped envelope to
Anna’s Linens 2009 Survey Sweepstakes, 90 Rockwood Place, Rochester,
NY, 14610.

Entering the Sweepstakes will automatically sign you up to receive special
offer and discount e-mails and/or USPS mailings. To opt out of receiving
these communications, visit www.annaslinens.com/content/4/privacy-
security.html.

2.) PRIZES: Eight (8) winners will be drawn, one (1) winner each of the
eight (8) weeks of the Promotional Period, to receive a $500 gift card
redeemable for merchandise at participating Anna’s Linens retail locations.

3.) DRAWING & NOTIFICATION: The winners will be selected from all
eligible entries received, in a random drawing conducted on or about
September 28, 2009 by Alliance Sweepstakes Services, 620 Park Avenue,
#332, Rochester, NY 14607 (the “Administrator”), an independent judging
organization, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this
Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible
entries received. Winners will be notified by phone and mail. Upon initial
notification and verification of winners, confirmation will be sent to winners
in writing via USPS mail, or other home delivery service of Sponsor’s
choice.

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4.) PRIZE CONDITIONS: Prize winners are solely responsible for all
applicable federal, state, and local taxes associated with the receipt of any
prize. The prize winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility
and Liability/Publicity Release, to be returned within fourteen (14) days of
written notification, or such prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner
selected. The winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize offered constitutes
permission (except where prohibited) for the Sponsor to use said winner’s
name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice and
address (city and state), in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without notice
or further compensation.

5.) INTERNET LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: If for any reason this
Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by
computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical
failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which
corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper
conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole
discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process
(if applicable), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes
in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prizes using all
non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination/suspension date.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption,
deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line
failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of,
entries. Sponsor also is not responsible for any problems or technical
malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line
systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, failure or delay
of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical
problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any
website, or any combination thereof.

Sponsor is not responsible for any damage to an entrant’s system which is
occasioned by participating in this Sweepstakes or by downloading any
information necessary to participate in the promotion. Sponsor also is not
responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by
Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or
utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may
occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes. Any dispute or
claim arising out of the play of this Sweepstakes, or any disputes with site

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users which arise as a result of the use of Sponsor’s website, shall be
governed by the laws of the State of California, without respect to conflicts
of laws principles. Any such claim shall be brought and maintained in the
federal or state courts of the State of California. If any provisions of these
Official Rules are determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be
invalid or unenforceable, such determination shall not affect the validity or
enforceability of any other provision. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO
DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A
VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH
AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH
PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST
EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute regarding the
identity of an individual who actually submitted an online entry, the entry
will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail
account. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who
is assigned to an e-mail account by an Internet access provider, online
service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational,
institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the
domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

6.) TERMS & CONDITIONS: This Sweepstakes is subject to all
applicable federal, state, and local laws. By participating, entrants agree to
be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator, and
waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official
Rules. All entrants expressly agree to permit Sponsor to use entrants’ names,
addresses and contact information for marketing purposes, including, but not
limited to, direct mail and e-mail. Prize winners and entrants also expressly
agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor,
including any of its subsidiaries or related companies, vendors associated
with the Sweepstakes, and the respective officers and employees of these
entities, from and against any claims, damages or liability due to any
injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of
any kind resulting in whole or in any part, directly or indirectly, from
acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize offered, or participation
in this Sweepstakes.

7.) WINNERS LIST: To request the name of the prize winners, please send
a self-addressed, stamped, business-size envelope to: The “Anna’s Linens

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2009 Survey” Sweepstakes, 620 Park Avenue, # 332, Rochester, NY 14607.
Requests must be received by November 7, 2009.

8.) OFFICIAL RULES BY MAIL: For your own copy of these Official
Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped, business-size envelope to “Anna’s
Linens 2009 Survey Sweepstakes” 620 Park Avenue, # 332, Rochester, NY
14607, for receipt by September 6, 2009.

9.) SPONSORS: Anna’s Linens Inc., 3550 Hyland Avenue, Costa Mesa,
CA 92626

10.) SWEEPSTAKES ADMINISTRATOR: Alliance Sweepstakes
Services, 620 Park Avenue, # 332, Rochester, NY 14607 is responsible for
overseeing the awarding of prizes, and its decisions will be considered final
in all matters related to this promotion, and in administering this
Sweepstakes.




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