1. What is this new BID2Win service all about?
It is an SMS based service where customers can guess the price of an item and win it for free of charge
2. How do I participate in this service?
Simply type BW and send it to 3947 and follow the instructions
3. How much do I get charged for the service?
There is a daily subscription fee of Rs. 5+ tax per day. You will get FOUR chances to guess the price of the item. If you wish to get more chances you will have to pay extra Rs. 5+tax and get chances. However, there is no charge for SMSs that are sent to 3947.
4. How does the service work?
Once you send an SMS to 3947 stating BW, you will get a response mentioning about item available and the duration of the sale. All you have to do is type BW <space> the amount you wish to guess and send it to 3947. Once the duration comes to an end the winner will receive the item for free of charge. But your value must be Unique & Least. For an example, if the bidding cycle is 1,2,1,3,2,6 the Winner will the user who sent ‘value 3’. Because 1 & 2 are not unique though 1 is the least.
5. What is the duration of this prize promotion
The period & prize will be mentioned on the SMS
6. How do I know whether I’m the winner?
You will be contacted on your mobile and also an SMS confirmation will be sent
7. Will this programme be showing LIVE on television?
Yes. It will be. The initial programme will go live in Swarnavahini at 5.00 pm
8. Will Mobitel be handling the prize giving?
This product promotion is conducted by a 3rd party – Zmessenger (pvt) Ltd. Please contact Eranda : 071 294 6950 & Sashean: 071 039 1795 for more information.
9. How can unsubscribe from the service?
You can type BD<space> off and send it to 3947