fred's Rewards™ - Terms and Conditions

 
 

Membership

 
 Fred's ("fred's") manages the fred's Rewards Program ("fred's Rewards"). fred's Rewards is a member program
that you, the customer member ("Member") enroll and participate in to earn fred's points™ ("fred's points™")
for qualified purchases (defined below); those points are periodically turned into fred's smartbucks™ Reward
Value.
 
 
 

Qualifying Purchases, ("Qualifying Purchases"), currently are:

 
 -fred's brand products
Qualifying Purchases are subject to change quarterly. Check www.fredsinc.com or in-store for details. There is
no annual fee for membership in the fred's Rewards Program. Members enroll in fred's Rewards by getting a
fred's smartcard™ ("Card") from a fred's Super Dollar store and going on-line to enroll at www.fredsinc.com to
acitvate the card. For activation, all on-line enrollments must contain all of the following information:
    name, address, phone number and e-mail address.
When the Card is enrolled, the Member is assigned a Member Account ("Account").

Present the Card at check-out to earn fred's points™ on Qualifying Purchases. fred's points™ rate of earning
can change periodically. Check www.fredsinc.com for the current fred's points™ earn rate.
 
 
 

fred's points™ are currently being earned at the following rate:

 
 -$1.00 in Qualifying Purchases earns 20 fred's points™. Your fred's points™ balance is printed on your purchase
receipt from any fred's Super Dollar location. Go on-line at www.fredsinc.com to check your fred's points™
balance, and update your account information.
If a card is lost or stolen, a replacement card can be picked up at any fred's Super Dollar store and added to the
account by going to www.fredsinc.com. fred's allows only one card per account. When a replacement card is
added, current information is transferred and the lost card is automatically disabled.
fred's smartbucks™ will be awarded on a periodic basis, based on accruing points via qualifying purchases. If the
minimum point levels are not met, no fred's smartbucks™ are awarded.
fred's points™ to fred's smartbucks™ redemption rates can change quarterly, please check www.fredsinc.com
for the current fred's points™ to fred's smartbucks™ Redemption Rate and minimums.
 
  
 The current fred's Reward Value smartcard™ rate is:
 
 
 
At the end of the quarter period, fred's points™ are automatically redeemed and fred's smartbucks™ are added to the smartcard™. fred's smartbucks™ have to be used within the defined redemption period. This redemption period can be found on-line at www.fredsinc.com.
  
If after a redemption period and the Green level was not achieved or there are fred's points™ left over above the level achieved, fred's points™ balances will remain in the account to be used for redemption in the next quarter.
 

fred's Rewards Program Quarter Periods are as follows:

fred's smartbucks™ left on the Card will automatically expire approximately 60 days after the distribution date (schedule available on-line at www.fredsinc.com).

Member card is not transferable or assignable and is not for resale or auction.

There is no maximum amount of rewards that can be earned in a quarter. However fred's smartbucks™ cannot be used by buying groups, wholesalers, etc. unless pre-approved by fred's.

fred's reserves the right to issue rewards in any form, including reward value (fred's smartbucks™) on card, coupons, checks and fred's points™ on the card. Unless stated otherwise, all reward values are valid until the end of the current quarter period. No extensions or exchanges will be allowed for expired Rewards.

Qualifying Purchases may not include some products such as alcohol, tobacco, prescriptions and services. This list is not all inclusive and is subject to change. Please check with www.fredsinc.com for more information.

fred's smartbucks™ do not constitute property, do not entitle a member to a vested right or interest and have no cash value. fred's smartbucks™ are not redeemable for cash, transferable or assignable for any reason. The sale of fred's smartbucks™ is strictly prohibited. fred's smartbucks™ shipped and returned as undeliverable will be forfeited. The issuance of fred's smartbucks™ is final except in the event that a certificate has been issued in error. Lost or stolen fred's smartcard™ will not be reissued. Fred's has the final and absolute decision.

Members are responsible for taxes, charges or other liabilities related to or resulting from their participation in the Program.

 
 

Eligibility and Changes to Terms and Conditions

Membership is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, who are at least 18 years of age, except that fred's Business Account Customers, State, Municipal and Federal Government accounts and resellers are not eligible to participate in the Program unless pre-approved by fred's.

By participating in the fred's Rewards Program, you consent to these terms and conditions ("Terms") of this Program. Any changes to the Terms will be effective immediately upon posting at www.fredsinc.com.
 
 

Account Restrictions

fred's may terminate your account and/or not issue/cancel fred's smartbucks™ if you violate these Terms.

fred's reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, limit or terminate the Program and/or Reward Redemption values, or any portion thereof, at any time, without prior written notice.

We reserve the right to cancel or limit any purchase or offer redemption made 1) contrary to the terms of each offer, discount, promotion or coupon; 2) that otherwise is not in compliance with the Terms of the Program or our Terms of Use; 3) that violates any applicable local, state and federal law; or 4) that we believe is fraudulent or made through improper channels.
 
 

General

Your Member information will not be sold or rented to any company outside of fred's and its affiliated companies. In order to facilitate your account, we may share your information with our trusted vendors, who have agreed to keep your information confidential. Your information will be used for the purpose of account maintenance, improving not only your customer experience but also the range and types of products and services offered by us to you, as well as, to notify you of special offers, promotions, and/or catalogs which may be of interest to you. Of course, we will comply with all applicable laws regarding information access by federal and state authorities and may use such information to protect the integrity of the Program or the safety of the Members.

Additionally, by participating in fred's Rewards, you affirmatively consent to (i) receiving emails from us at the email address associated with your fred's Rewards account (unless you later withdraw your consent to receive commercial emails by following email opt-out procedures in our Privacy Policy). (ii) our requesting (with the understanding that you may refuse our request), recording, using and keeping, for as long as we deem necessary, your personally identifiable information (including your first name, last name, mailing address, zip code, telephone number, and email address) as such information is required, or deemed necessary by us, for the purposes of fulfilling your requests that we service your fred's Rewards account. (including, but not limited to, your requests that we establish your fred's Rewards account, look up or edit your fred's Rewards account information, or associate a purchase with your fred's Rewards account) (iii) our requesting (with the understanding that you may refuse our request) that you present your fred's Rewards card when you purchase goods at a participating fred's Supper Dollar store so that you may receive fred's Rewards Benefits and (iv) our compiling information about items you purchased from us.
 
 

If you do not wish to have your Member information utilized in this manner,you may cancel your participation in the fred's Rewards at any time by written request to:
     fred's
     fred's Rewards Program
     4300 New Getwell Road
     Memphis, TN 38118
 
 

fred's assumes no responsibility for errors caused by incorrect Member information.

While we make every effort to provide accurate information, inaccuracies or errors may occur. We are not responsible for such errors. We reserve the right to make changes, corrections, and/or improvements to the information and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice.

The interpretation and application of the Terms are in the sole discretion and determination of fred's, which in each case shall be final and conclusive.

The laws of the State of Tennessee, without regard to its conflict of laws rules, will govern the Terms, as well as your and our observance of them. If you take any legal action relating to your use of the fred's Rewards or the Terms, you agree to file such action only in the state and federal courts located in Memphis Tennessee.

If fred's fails to act with respect to your breach or anyone else's breach on any occasion, fred's is not waiving its right to act with respect to future or similar breaches.

The Terms, together with those items made as part of these terms by reference, make up the entire agreement between us relating to fred's Rewards, and replaces any prior understandings or agreements (whether oral or written) regarding the fred's Rewards. If a court finds any of the Terms to be unenforceable or invalid, that Term will be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law and the other Terms will remain valid and enforceable. fred's Rewards is void where prohibited by law.

By participating in fred's Rewards, you are deemed to unconditionally accept all terms, conditions and standards for fred's Rewards, as may be amended from time to time, in fred's sole and absolute discretion. Please read carefully before participating in the fred's Rewards.

Your continued participation in fred's Rewards constitutes your acceptance of the Membership Agreement and all changes made to the Membership Agreement. You are responsible for remaining knowledgeable as to any changes that we may make to the Membership Agreement. The most current version of the Membership Agreement will be available on the www.fredsinc.com and will supersede all previous versions of the Membership Agreement

We reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any person who engages in any fraudulent activity or uses fred's Rewards in a manner inconsistent with the Membership Agreement or any federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Discontinued participation privileges may result in the loss of all accumulated Qualifying Purchases, fred's smartbucks™ and other benefits. In addition to discontinuance of participating privileges, we shall have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as we deem necessary in our sole discretion.

If you do not make a Qualifying Purchase during any consecutive 24 month period, your membership in fred's Rewards account will be terminated and we will not be obligated to provide you with the fred's smartbucks™ after the termination date. If you re-enroll in fred's Rewards or create a separate membership, you may not transfer any Qualifying Purchases to your new fred's Rewards account.

We reserve the right to terminate fred's Rewards at any time, for any reason, even though termination may adversely affect your ability to accrue Qualifying Purchases or use the fred's smartbucks™. You will have the lesser of the then remaining term of the fred's smartbucks™ or 30 days from the date fred's Rewards termination is announced to use an unexpired discounts you earned during the term of fred's Rewards.

All questions or disputes regarding eligibility for fred's Rewards, earning or redemption of Qualifying Purchases, earning or use of fred's smartbucks™, interpretation of the Membership Agreement, use of a fred's Rewards card, or a participant's compliance with the Membership Agreement will be resolved by fred's in our sole and absolute discretion.