Welcome to Friends with Benefits : a free on air/web based interactive promotional program designed to honour and reward our loyal KiSS 105.3 listeners.
The more you listen to KiSS 105.3, the more Points you earn to get more prizes! Yes, that Easy!
Simply listen to KiSS 105.3 each weekday at 8am, NOON, and 4pm for the KISS FM Shout-Out. You have until midnight that day to enter the Shout-Out to see if you are an instant winner and earn 100 KISS CLUB Points.
Access to the Friends with Benefits is through the home page of KiSS 105.3 located at http://www.kissottawa.com.
Once registered and logged on to Friends with Benefits , you can visit the Prize Vault, Draw, FwB Songs, Bonus Code, and the Events & Presales pages that display prize offers and Friends with Benefits Point opportunities directly.
You must register by setting up a username and password in order to earn and spend Points, view your account balance, and see special offers for members only. You can access this information on the main page at http://www.kissottawa.com.
Once validated as a Friends with Benefits member, all you need to do is enter your username and password to gain access to Friends with Benefits features. You will be able to update your registration information as needed, as well as change your password. Profile updates and password changes have no effect on your Points account. Your Point balances will always remain tied to your username.
The accumulation of Points gives you opportunities to win your share of the hundreds of thousands of dollars in prizes, cash, and discounts offered throughout the year on KiSS 105.3. There are many ways for you to earn Points, as outlined below.
- FwB Songs
Each weekday, Monday through Friday at various times KiSS 105.3 will announce the FwB Songs. FwB Songs are only announced at these times.
Visit Friends with Benefits at http://www.kissottawa.com, login to Friends with Benefits - go to "Earn Points and click on FwB Songs. Pick the correct time and FwB Songs as announced on KiSS 105.3 then click on submit. (Once you click the Submit button you will not be allowed to make another entry for that time).
You have until midnight that night to play FwB Songs to earn Points.
- WAYS TO EARN EXTRA Points
From time to time, KiSS 105.3 will announce special events or display them on the Friends with Benefits website where KiSS 105.3 will give away Bonus Codes for Points. Logon to the Friends with Benefits site and go to the Bonus Code Event section to see locations on where you can earn more Points.
Once you have a Friends with Benefits Bonus Code - visit http://www.kissottawa.com, login to Friends with Benefits - go to "Earn Points" and click on "Bonus Code". Enter the Bonus Code to earn more Points.
- Partner Extra Credit
KiSS 105.3 will regularly post Bonus Codes on various station advertiser pages throughout our web site at http://www.kissottawa.com. When you visit these sites you will be given Friends with Benefits Bonus Codes for a specified number of Points.
YOUR Friends with Benefits
As a Friends with Benefits member, your Friends with Benefits Points earned accumulate in your Points Account. To check your current balance of Friends with Benefits Points, login to Friends with Benefits and click on "My Account".
Through the accumulation of Points you earn the opportunity to reap additional rewards! Here's how you can use them towards prizes, cash, discounts, opportunities and adventures.
KiSS 105.3 offers unique prizes and discounts on products, services and events in exchange for Points. To use your Points towards purchasing an item, simply enter the quantity you wish to purchase and click "Buy". If you have sufficient Points and haven't already bought your limit (if any), your purchase will be confirmed and a confirmation page will appear with instructions for claiming your prize or discount. Once you click the "Buy" button, if the transaction is successful, the Point amount will be deducted from your Friends with Benefits Account and cannot be returned.
Draws and Sweepstakes
Periodically, KiSS 105.3 will offer incredible prize packages, trips, concert tickets, backstage passes, cars, and much, much more in exchange for Points. Some of these offers will be found on the web site, some will be announced on air. Along with each offer, Friends with Benefits members will be given instruction on how to spend their Points for chances to win. All winning will be subject to verification. For sweepstakes, Points will be deducted as bid, and the Points will serve as sweepstakes drawing entries.
AWARD LEVEL BIDS
Periodically, KiSS 105.3 will offer prizes based on the first person(s) to offer a designated level of Points. For example, X number of concert tickets may be offered to the first person(s) that wants to claim them for 10,000 Points each. The manner, in which these Points may be bid, will be displayed or announced along with the prize offered.