Official Rules

Au Pair in America Program Fee Savings

These Official Rules govern the Au Pair in America Program Fee Savings

1. Sponsor. These are the Official Rules of Au Pair in America’s Program Fee Savings (the "Program Savings"). The Program Savings sponsor is Au Pair in America ("Sponsor" or "Au Pair in America"), 1 High Ridge Road, Stamford, CT 06905. Au Pair in America can be contacted at (203) 399-5000. The offer of the Program Savings is subject to these Official Rules. 

2. Program Savings. Au Pair in America is offering eligible new host families a $500 Program Savings for applying and matching with an au pair that is a new arrival and new to the Au Pair in America program during the Program Savings Period, as defined below.. The $500 Program Savings will be in the form of a credit which will be applied automatically against the Au Pair in America program fee after the applicant has been accepted into the program,. A Program Savings cannot be transferred or exchanged for cash or other goods or services and cannot be combined with any other offer.  

3. Applying For and Eligibility for Program SavingsOnly eligible new applicants for the Au Pair in America program who apply using promo code W23 and are matched with a new arrival that is new to the Au Pair in America Program during the period beginning at 12:01 AM EST on December 5, 2023 and ending at 11:59 pm EST on March 31, 2024 (the "Program Savings Period") are eligible for the Program Savings. Each applicant is responsible for determining the corresponding time zone in his or her respective location or locations. The following are not eligible for the Program Savings: the Sponsor’s officers and directors and employees or any individuals involved with the design, production, execution, or distribution of the Program Savings and their immediate family members, meaning spouse, ex-spouse, de facto spouse, child or step-child (whether natural or by adoption), parent, step-parent, grandparent, step-grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, brother, sister, step-brother, step-sister, in-laws or first cousin. The Sponsor in its sole discretion may require the recipient of a Program Savings to complete a publicity release.

4. Miscellaneous.

a. Applicants and Program Savings recipients unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any applicant or recipient who, in its sole suspicion, tampers with the application process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive manner.

b. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the offer of the Program Savings or to alter these Official Rules, provided that no changes will be made contrary to governing law.

c. All applicable federal, state, and local laws apply, and all applicable federal, state, and other taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the recipient.

d. The Sponsor and, as applicable, the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and representatives of the Sponsor, are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible applications; (ii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsor that may cause the application process or Program Savings to be disrupted or discontinued, including without limitation any disruption in the World Wide Web; (iii) any injuries, losses, or damages resulting from participation in the Program Savings; (iv) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the application or Program Savings, (v) any inability to apply for the program that any applicant or prospective applicant may experience due to the functioning or non-functioning of any mobile device, tablet, and/or other computer, and (vi) delay in application of the Program Savings. 

e. APPLICANTS AND RECIPIENTS AGREE THAN ANY DISPUTE RELATING TO THE PROGRAM SAVINGS AND/OR THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY AND WITHOUT CLASS ACTION AND EXCLUSIVELY BY THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN CONNECTICUT, WITHOUT REGARD TO ANY STATE'S CONFLICT OF LAW PRINCIPLES. APPLICANTS AND RECIPIENTS FURTHER AGREE THAT (1) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH APPLYING TO THE PROGRAM, BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS' FEES; AND (2) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY APPLICANT FOR THE PROGRAM SAVINGS BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANT or Winner HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES, AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED.

 f. If any provision of these Official Rules is deemed to be invalid or unenforceable, in whole or in part, such provision will be deemed to be modified or restricted to the extent and in the manner necessary to render the same valid and enforceable and these Official Rules will be construed and enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law as if such provision had been originally incorporated herein as so modified or restricted, or as if such provision had not been originally incorporated herein, as the case may be. 

g. WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND AGREEMENT TO INDEMNIFY: By applying, each applicant and their heirs, successors and assigns (the "Applicant Party") thereby releases, forever discharges, and covenants not to make a claim against or sue the Sponsor, together with its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, employees, officers, directors, representatives, successors, and assigns (the "Released Parties" or in the singular "Released Party"), of and from all manner of action or actions, cause or causes of action, at law or inequity, suits, claims, demands, liability, loss, cost, or expense, of any nature whatsoever, known or unknown, fixed or contingent, which Applicant Party may have or hereafter have by reason of any injuries or damages Applicant Party may sustain, whether to Applicant Party's person, property, reputation, or otherwise, as a result of, incident to, or related in any way to applying for the Program Savings, the Program Savings, and/or the use, incorporation, or exploitation of the application for the Program Savings for any purpose described herein. Applicant Party waives and foregoes the right to seek injunctive relief against any Released Party relating in any way to the application for the Program Savings, the Program Savings, and/or the use, incorporation, or exploitation of the application for the Program Savings for any purpose described herein. Applicant Party agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any liabilities, losses, claims, demands, costs (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees), and expenses arising in connection with any breach or alleged breach by Applicant Party of any representation made in the application for the Program Savings or by virtue of applying for the Program Savings.

h. The Sponsor makes no warranties or representations concerning the goods and/or services of any third party. 

i. For an additional copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed envelope request to Au Pair in America, 1 High Ridge Road, Stamford, CT 06905. 

 j. Any inquiries or questions regarding the Program Savings may be sent by regular mail to Au Pair in America, 1 High Ridge Road, Stamford, CT 06905.