How to win R5 000 today

It is Christmas shopping time again and you could get an early gift of R5000 cash with the compliments of Sowetan every day until the festivities begin.

It is Christmas shopping time again and you could get an early gift of R5000 cash with the compliments of Sowetan every day until the festivities begin.

This is our way of saying thank you to you, our loyal readers.

Wouldn't you love to get a gift of R5000 in this economic climate - to shop till you drop, go on a luxury getaway, buy gifts for your family, pay those annoying bills, schools fees, give your home a face-lift or just to have extra cash?

Then this is the competition for you!

We've got R100 000 to give away - R5000 each to 20 lucky Sowetan readers. So give us a chance to light up your life!

How to play

At the bottom of page 1 a unique number is printed, which is valid for today's publication only. SMS that number to our competition line with your details and stand a chance to win R5000 cash.

To enter, SMS Cash2 and your unique number plus your full name and ID number to 39531 before 4pm today. Today's winner will be announced in Sowetan tomorrow.

In order to claim your prize you must keep the front page as proof of your unique winning number. (SMSes charged at R2. Winners will be contacted.)

Due to technical problems at our presses we were unable to publish the competition numbers on our front page yesterday. We are back with a bang today, so SMS now to be the first winner of R5000.

Rules: Anyone can enter this competition except employees (and their immediate families) of Sowetan, their advertising agencies and their printers. (2) There is no limit to the number of entries that may be submitted. (3) By entering the competition all participants agree to abide by the rules. (4) In the event of a dispute, the judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. (5) The winner must produce an original copy of Sowetan with the unique number (no photo copies) and an ID document in order to claim a prize. (6) Prizes are not transferable. (7) The winner must agree to be photographed. (8) Winners will be announced in Sowetan daily. So buy Sowetan to see if you are a winner! (9) The competition closes on Tuesday, 23 December 2008. (8) Readers have three months to claim their prizes.

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