Contest Rules

The following are rules governing all contests broadcast on Marshalltown Broadcasting, Inc. (MBI) radio stations KFJB-AM and/or KXIA-FM, or listed on MBI websites and/or

In all rules, MBI refers to radio stations KFJB-AM or KXIA-FM, where applicable.

No purchase is necessary to enter any MBI contest.
Some MBI contests will have specific rules that may amend these eligibility values, and these rules will be aired on MBI during said contest. Only one winner per household is permitted per contest. Any prize awarded to an ineligible listener will be deemed null and void, and an alternate eligible winner may be named.

Contest winners, as well as all members of the winners’ household (those who reside in the same home as the contest winner) are ineligible to win or qualify for any other prizes or prize packages for a period of 30 days.

Any prize valued over $600 the winner is responsible for federal tax. The winner will receive a 1099 which is reported to the federal government for income tax purposes.

Anytime you call the MBI studios you assume that your call will be broadcast or recorded and you grant us permission to broadcast the call or record it for a later broadcast.

As a winner of an MBI contest, your voice, name, and/or picture may be used for promotional, broadcast, or internet purposes.

Prizes awarded are not redeemable for cash. No prize is transferable. No substitution for a prize will be made at the request of a winner. MBI reserves the right to substitute a prize of similar value.

All winners of all contests are responsible for all taxes on prizes if applicable.

All MBI contests are open to all eligible U.S. residents 18 years of age or older (unless otherwise specified). Contestants must possess a valid form of identification bearing the picture of the contestant acceptable to MBI that will be presented to MBI and accepted before the prize is awarded.

MBI employees, sponsors, agencies, and employees of competing media are not eligible.
Winners will be expected to claim prize at the MBI studios, 123 West Main St., Marshalltown, IA between 8am and 5pm, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) within 30 days of being notified that they are winners, unless there is an expiration date on the prize which will be specifically stated.

All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Contest is void where prohibited.

MBI reserves the right to disqualify any winner if any contest rules are violated in any way.

MBI and Marshalltown Broadcasting, assumes no liability for situations, repairs, or incidents arising from any aspect of any prize awarded in any contest. MBI, Marshalltown Broadcasting, their advertising agencies, contest sponsors, employees, and immediate families of each absolve themselves and shall be held harmless from any action or liability arising from any contest or prize awarded in any contest.

MBI reserves the right to interrupt and/or discontinue any contest or promotion (and not award the offered prizes) at the discretion of MBI management if world events, the national mood, or public safety so warrant.

MBI reserves the right to amend the rules to any contest at any time. Decisions of MBI management are always final.

For any contest requiring phone entry you must use only the following number unless otherwise specified:  (641) 753-6101 or (800) 753-6101 or (641) 752-5352(KFJB). The person operating the telephone at MBI has the final decision as to who is the winning caller.

MBI shall have no responsibility for failure to win or claim any prize based on difficulties with telephone, facsimile, email, internet difficulties, or any circumstances in any contest.
Copies of these rules are available during regular business hours at MBI, 123 West Main St. Marshalltown, IA.