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Haiku That Can Pay You
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You booked the big family trip. Congrats!
Got concert tickets for you and your friends. Great!
Now comes the hard part:
dealing with all that cash (or worse, a check).
Luckily, big expenses don't have to be a hassle. 

Share your funniest story or best idea about splitting a big expense in a haiku and you could win $1,000*!  

Thought Starters: 
The resort's not as
All-inclusive as we thought!
Oh well, math can wait.

Front-row seats! Awesome!
I'll pay you back as soon as
I find my checkbook. 


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Share a haiku about
splitting big expenses 
in the form below.

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First place: $1,000
Second place: $500
Third place: $250

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The Haiku That Can Pay You Contest (the “Contest”) begins Wednesday June 5, 2019 at 12:00:00 p.m. US Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) and ends Tuesday June 18, 2019, 12:00:00 p.m. U.S. CDT.  ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY TUESDAY JUNE 18, 2019 AT 12:00:00 P.M. CDT.

To enter, visit  Prizes:  First Place Prize: The First Place Prize Winner will receive a cash prize of US $1,000, Second Place Prize: The Second Place Prize Winner will receive a cash prize of US $500, and Third Place Prize: The Third Place Prize Winner will receive a cash prize of US $250. For official rules go to  
Sponsor: Merriam-Webster Inc., 47 Federal Street, Springfield, MA 01105.  PayPal is not a sponsor of or responsible for this promotion.

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