Faq

Q: What two ways can I win?
A: You can win by playing Game Time Rewards and/or Game Time Weekly Cash.
Q: What is Game Time Rewards?
A: Game Time Rewards is a fun way to shop, earn points, and win big prizes! Simply shop and earn 1 point for every participating product you purchase. For every 25 points you earn, you’ll receive a unique code printed at the register. Just create an account on the homepage of this website, enter your unique code, and select a prize pool of your choice.
Q: How do I register for Game Time Rewards?
A: You only need to register one time for Game Time Rewards by visiting www.getinthegamerewards.com and creating an account.
Q: Why do you need my telephone number?
A: Your telephone number is simply used as a password to register and log-in for a Game Time Rewards account. The only time we will use your phone number is to notify that you have won. Your information will not be used for sales calls and we will not sell or share your personal information with a third party.
Q: What if I don’t have a preference for a local college team upon registration in Game Time Rewards?
A: No matter! Simply select “No Preference/Other” on the registration page when you are asked “who’s your favorite local college?” By selecting this option, you are not hurting your chances of winning in any way.
Q: Do Game Time Rewards points expire?
A: Game Time Rewards points are cumulative and do not expire at any time for the duration of the program. For every 25 participating products purchased you will receive a unique code printed at the register.
Q: How do I keep track of my points for Game Time Rewards?
A: Take a look at the bottom of your receipt each time you shop. You will see the total number of participating products you purchased in that transaction. Keep your receipts to keep track of your total points.
Q: I have multiple Game Time Rewards codes. Can I apply all of my codes towards one prize to increase my chances of winning that prize?
A: Yes! Each time you enter a unique code on the Game Time Rewards website, you need to choose a prize to apply your code to. This gives you one entry into that prize pool. You will then have the option to submit more codes at which time you can continue to select the same prize for more entries into that prize pool. Each time you submit a code to a specific prize pool, a tracker will populate telling you how many entries you have applied to that prize pool. On the other hand, you can apply each code to a different prize pool – it’s up to you!
Q: Can I win Game Time Rewards more than once?
A: Yes! You could technically win every prize if you entered a valid code for every prize pool.
Q: On the Game Time Rewards website, what does it mean when a prize is grayed out and why can’t I enter for that prize?
A: This means that particular prize bucket has already been drawn for and awarded.
Q: When are Game Time Rewards prizes drawn?
A: For the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway a $1,000 winner is drawn weekly on Wednesdays. For Game Time Rewards, there are four draw dates throughout the duration of the program:
  • 9/17/18 College Football VIP experiences
  • 9/17/18 Flyaway college championship packages
  • 10/15/18 Tailgating Trailer
  • 10/15/18 Flyaway Jingle Ball Concert Experience in Miami
  • 11/12/18 $10,000 scholarship
  • 12/5/18 Free Gas or Groceries for a year
Q: What is Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway?
A: The Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway is a fun way to shop, earn points, and win weekly cash to the tune of $1,000! Simply download the Safeway or Albertsons app, and in the “Category” view find the Game Time Rewards tab under the special events header and “Add” the registration offer to your account. Now all you need to do is purchase 10 participating products every week to be automatically entered to win!
Q: How do I register for Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway?
A: If not already registered, go to Albertsons.com or Safeway. com or download the Safeway or Albertsons App to register for the just for U® loyalty Program. Then, during the Promotion Period, to enter via one of the Websites, find the Just for U® link on the navigation bar and sign in, then go to “View by Event” and click on the “Game Time Rewards” option and add the Cash Giveaway Registration offer to be entered in the Weekly Cash Grab giveaway. To enter via one of the Apps, sign in and go to “Category” view, then go to the Special Events section and click on the “Game Time Rewards” option and add the Cash Giveaway Registration offer. You only need to register once for the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway.
Q: Do Game Time Weekly Cash points expire?
A: While the points you earn are valid for both Game Time Rewards and the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway, you must earn 10 points (by purchasing 10 participating products) in a week (Wednesday to Tuesday) to be eligible for the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway; however, keep in mind that to qualify for a Game Time Rewards unique code, these points do not expire. For example, if you earn 9 points in one week, you will not be eligible for that week’s Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway, but these 9 points WILL be added to your cumulative total for the Game Time Rewards unique codes to enter for bigger prizes on the Game Time Rewards website.
Q: How do I keep track of my points for the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway?
A: Take a look at the bottom of your receipt each time you shop. You will see the total number of participating products you purchased in that transaction. Keep your receipts to keep track of your total points.
Q: Can I play Game Time rewards and the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway simultaneously?
A: Yes - we encourage you to! You need to purchase 10 participating products weekly (Wednesday through Tuesday) to be entered into the weekly cash giveaway.
Q: Are Game Time Rewards points and Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway points related to Grocery Rewards or Gas Points?
A: Gas Rewards and Grocery Rewards points do not count towards Game Time Rewards prize pools; however, you earn Gas Rewards and Grocery Rewards points for every dollar spent, including on participating products in the Game Time Rewards and Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway programs.
Q: How do I earn points for the Game Time Rewards and Game Time Cash Giveaway programs?
A: By purchasing participating products that are identified with a Game Time Rewards shelf-tag. 1 participating product = 1 point.
Q: How do I identify participating products?
A: Each participating product will be identified by a special tag or sign at shelf. There are over 1,300 participating products store-wide. See the official rules page on this website for a detailed list of participating products.
Q: If I buy more than 10 participating products in a given week do I get more than one entry into the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway?
A: Yes! You get one entry for every 10 participating products you purchase in a week. For example, if you purchase 20 participating products in a week you will receive two entries into that week’s Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway. Once you are registered your entries are automatic.
Q: Can I win the Game Time Weekly Cash Giveaway more than once?
A: Absolutely, so long as you continue to buy at least 10 participating products a week.
Q: If I win, how will I be notified?
A: We will call and/or email you with your registered information.
Q: How long do I have to claim my prize?
A: You have 72 hours from the day/time we make the first call or send the first email to notify you of your winning.
Q: If I win, how will I receive my prize?
A: If you are a winner of the weekly cash, an employee will present you with a check at your local Safeway or Albertsons. For other prizes, we will work with you directly to determine the most convenient method of prize delivery.
Q: Do I have to pay taxes on my winnings?
A: You are required to pay taxes on any prize valued over $599. We will provide you with the appropriate tax documents to properly claim your prize on your taxes.
Q: Can I take the cash value in lieu of the actual prize?
A: The only case in which you can take the cash value in lieu of an actual prize is for the $10,000 scholarship.
Q: What is Grocery Rewards?
A: It is a Shop, Earn, and Reward system through just for U® based on points you earn for every purchase. Points can be used for saving at the pump (Gas Rewards) or redeemed for discounts on grocery items like eggs, avocados and more. It’s easy to earn Gas Reward Points just by shopping at Albertsons Companies Banner stores with your registered phone number at checkout:
  • Every $1 spent on eligible groceries = 1 point
  • Every $1 spent on select gift cards = 2 points
  • Every $1 spent on qualifying pharmacy items = 1 point
Q: How do I register for just for U®?
A: Sign up online at Safeway.com or Albertsons.com OR on the Albertsons or Safeway mobile app.
Don’t see your question here, or need more detail? Be sure to check out the official rules page and if you still have questions contact us here.