The big bucks winners
All
Winners Draw Date Prize
Johannes Christiaan Botha 9 December 2013 Grand Prize Winner
Anonymous 24 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 24 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Siphiwe Zamani 24 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 23 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 22 November 2013 R2 000.00
Onias Ndolvu 22 November 2013 R2 000.00
Theo Kwakernaak 22 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 22 November 2013 R2 000.00
Marissa der Beer 22 November 2013 R2 000.00
Werner Steffans 21 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 November 2013 R2 000.00
Bheki Thembu 21 November 2013 R2 000.00
Thulisile Mteshane 20 November 2013 R2 000.00
Marita Robertse 20 November 2013 R2 000.00
Eugene Ndlela 20 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 20 November 2013 R2 000.00
Nandisa Zenani 20 November 2013 R2 000.00
Zolile Alfred Hobongwana 19 November 2013 R2 000.00
Mary Magdelina Julies 19 November 2013 R2 000.00
Lucille Meyer 19 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 19 November 2013 R2 000.00
Ishmael Selai 19 November 2013 R2 000.00
Linda Monica Makwayi 18 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anna Marie van der Berg 18 November 2013 R2 000.00
Stephina Malete 18 November 2013 R2 000.00
Wiseman Memila 18 November 2013 R2 000.00
Dumisani Ngubeni 18 November 2013 R2 000.00
Zamo Zondi 17 November 2013 R2 000.00
Daniel Khutwane 17 November 2013 R2 000.00
Suresh Raganan 17 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 17 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 17 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 17 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 17 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 17 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Alpheus Masedimose 16 November 2013 R2 000.00
Mike van Niekerk 16 November 2013 R2 000.00
Tsakane Mathebula 16 November 2013 R2 000.00
Ian Nuir 16 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 16 November 2013 R2 000.00
Charmain Delport 15 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 14 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anchen November 14 November 2013 R2 000.00
Sibongile Modise 14 November 2013 R2 000.00
Carol Jacobs 14 November 2013 R2 000.00
Lawrence Phakathi 14 November 2013 R2 000.00
Zanele Nyandu 13 November 2013 R2 000.00
Nkomo Thandi 13 November 2013 R2 000.00
Alfred Swanepoel 13 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 13 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 13 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 12 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 12 November 2013 R2 000.00
Ntombenhle Mdletshe 12 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anthony Williams 12 November 2013 R2 000.00
Sheila Ferreira 12 November 2013 R2 000.00
Augustine Musiwa 11 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 November 2013 R2 000.00
Johannes Mawana 10 November 2013 R2 000.00
Nomzuyo Virgina Slwisa 10 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Siphogazi Madolo 10 November 2013 R2 000.00
Dimatso Shoyisa 10 November 2013 R2 000.00
Belinda Roos 10 November 2013 R2 000.00
Thembesilhme Christina Madiya 10 November 2013 R2 000.00
Jan Rapula Molefe 10 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Yolanda Louw 10 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Lindi Ndlovu 9 November 2013 R2 000.00
Peter Fortuin 9 November 2013 R2 000.00
Sylvia Naleke 9 November 2013 R2 000.00
Angelinah Nkosi 9 November 2013 R2 000.00
Momasomto Anita Masina 9 November 2013 R2 000.00
Estella Cronje 8 November 2013 R2 000.00
Miriam Nkosi 8 November 2013 R2 000.00
Michael Makhubela 8 November 2013 R2 000.00
Caven Morapedi 8 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 8 November 2013 R2 000.00
Sinenhlanhla Shandu 7 November 2013 R2 000.00
Siyabulela Mengela 7 November 2013 R2 000.00
Chrisme Flanagan 7 November 2013 R2 000.00
Miriam Mlombo 7 November 2013 R2 000.00
Yolandi Robertson 7 November 2013 R2 000.00
Amanda Groenewald 6 November 2013 R2 000.00
Wilhelmina Bergh 6 November 2013 R2 000.00
Simon Tshikegi 6 November 2013 R2 000.00
Patricia Khethokuhle Jiva 6 November 2013 R2 000.00
Christelle Koegelenberg 6 November 2013 R2 000.00
Corine Zamisa 5 November 2013 R2 000.00
Linda Mhlongo 5 November 2013 R2 000.00
Edward Makamo 5 November 2013 R2 000.00
Motlalepula Dorothy Domingos 5 November 2013 R2 000.00
Steven Joubert 5 November 2013 R2 000.00
Franciska Lourens 4 November 2013 R2 000.00
Philip Pretorius 4 November 2013 R2 000.00
Lance Venter 4 November 2013 R2 000.00
Johannes Christiaan Botha 4 November 2013 R2000.00
Thembani Mkhwamazi 4 November 2013 R2 000.00
Kgopiso Kholobile 3 November 2013 R2 000.00
Kenalemang Faso 3 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 3 November 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 3 November 2013 R2 000.00
John Hayes 3 November 2013 R2 000.00
Malunga Fungai 3 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Sindiswa Luphondo 3 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Nomthandazo Motaung 3 November 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Alison Hansen 2 November 2013 R2 000.00
Miguel 2 November 2013 R2 000.00
Victoria Stuurman 2 November 2013 R2 000.00
Juanita Schade 2 November 2013 R2 000.00
Mnguni Bukiwe 2 November 2013 R2 000.00
Jabulile Mvambi 1 November 2013 R2 000.00
Mzimkulu Namba 1 November 2013 R2 000.00
Hester Roman 1 November 2013 R2 000.00
Rachel Kekana 1 November 2013 R2 000.00
Lazarus Serage Namba 1 November 2013 R2 000.00
Puleng Maphutha 31 October 2013 R2 000.00
Zodwa Mdibantaka 31 October 2013 R2 000.00
Bernice Bateman 31 October 2013 R2 000.00
Adele Crause 31 October 2013 R2 000.00
Mokgotsi Mokgatsi 31 October 2013 R2 000.00
Hannelie van der Merwe 30 October 2013 R2 000.00
John Cohen 30 October 2013 R2 000.00
Petronella Masinga 30 October 2013 R2 000.00
Eugene Dupha 30 October 2013 R2 000.00
Vatiswa Gxekwa 30 October 2013 R2 000.00
Sibongile Sofuno 29 October 2013 R2 000.00
Dennis Mhlongo 29 October 2013 R2 000.00
Tshililo Daswa 29 October 2013 R2 000.00
Sello Thateng 29 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 29 October 2013 R2 000.00
Raeefa Gamieldien 28 October 2013 R2 000.00
Londiwe Mabaso 28 October 2013 R2 000.00
Abram Mokoakoe 28 October 2013 R2 000.00
Stan McCann 28 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thulani Zuma 28 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nonetsikelelo Sokutu 27 October 2013 R2 000.00
Walter Mashasha 27 October 2013 R2 000.00
Denish Pillay 27 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 27 October 2013 R2 000.00
Lindiwe M Sigcau 27 October 2013 R2 000.00
Puleng Veronica Kgware 27 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Xolile Xokwe 27 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Xoliswa Mtungelo 27 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Themba Milton Mamili 26 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joyce Ntombifuthi Bhengu 26 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joseph Opoku 26 October 2013 R2 000.00
Ndhuvazi Tonrays Kubayi 26 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 26 October 2013 R2 000.00
Hennie Joubert 25 October 2013 R2 000.00
Maleeto Bungane 25 October 2013 R2 000.00
Senias Mnisi 25 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 25 October 2013 R2 000.00
Lucky Mbatha 25 October 2013 R2 000.00
Neela Govender 24 October 2013 R2 000.00
Johan van Venter 24 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nobathembu Sibyi 24 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anthony Frwks 24 October 2013 R2 000.00
Zikhona Zwyane 24 October 2013 R2 000.00
Carol Jacobs 23 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thandi Thwala 23 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 October 2013 R2 000.00
Chris Loupsios 23 October 2013 R2 000.00
Wmule Johanna 23 October 2013 R2 000.00
TS Moloi 22 October 2013 R2 000.00
Bafana Petrus Masango 22 October 2013 R2 000.00
Leon Dafel 22 October 2013 R2 000.00
Kgashane Pitseng 22 October 2013 R2 000.00
Vusunzi Mcitwa 22 October 2013 R2 000.00
Louise Olwagen Brink 21 October 2013 R2 000.00
Ntomdentre Madema 21 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 October 2013 R2 000.00
Veronica Ngcongo 21 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 October 2013 R2 000.00
Vicky Konke 20 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nomzamo Doda 20 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joe Pillay 20 October 2013 R2 000.00
Debbie Schoeman 20 October 2013 R2 000.00
Johanna Masuku 20 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 20 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Tshengisile Penelope Khumalo 20 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Priscilla Motsaneng 20 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 19 October 2013 R2 000.00
Kenneth Khumalo 19 October 2013 R2 000.00
Forssman Basson 19 October 2013 R2 000.00
Rosaline Frieelaar 19 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 19 October 2013 R2 000.00
Sipho Mabaso 18 October 2013 R2 000.00
Peter Kandasami 18 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 18 October 2013 R2 000.00
Randy Whitebooi 18 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 18 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joan Ngobeni 17 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anthony Magani 17 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thangazwa Ndokwana 17 October 2013 R2 000.00
Livingstone Mboxwama 17 October 2013 R2 000.00
Mdueelo Peter 17 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thembekini Masoka 16 October 2013 R2 000.00
Patrick Herron 16 October 2013 R2 000.00
Prakash Soni 16 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nokuthula Zaku 16 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 16 October 2013 R2 000.00
Heidi Allies 15 October 2013 R2 000.00
Christopher Kemp 15 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 October 2013 R2 000.00
William Barry 15 October 2013 R2 000.00
Stanley Mngani 15 October 2013 R2 000.00
Rita Naidoo 14 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nkanyso Msani 14 October 2013 R2 000.00
Zelda Vester 14 October 2013 R2 000.00
Frans Malobi 14 October 2013 R2 000.00
Stanley Mohlala 14 October 2013 R2 000.00
Hlonipha Yangapi 13 October 2013 R2 000.00
Challen Orr 13 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 13 October 2013 R2 000.00
Echezona (Friday) Okwudili 13 October 2013 R2 000.00
Elizabeth Jacob 13 October 2013 R2 000.00
Isaac Malombo 13 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 13 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 13 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Lindiwe Sigcku 12 October 2013 R2 000.00
Patrick Herron 12 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 12 October 2013 R2 000.00
Ndumiso Ngubane 12 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joseph Moloi 12 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joan Lottering 11 October 2013 R2 000.00
Donelle De Vos 11 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joseph Nbanganga 11 October 2013 R2 000.00
Patrisha Israel 11 October 2013 R2 000.00
Gideon Mwerenga 10 October 2013 R2 000.00
Abdullah Choonara 10 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anthony Magani 10 October 2013 R2 000.00
Oupa Banda 10 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 10 October 2013 R2 000.00
Rene Horn 9 October 2013 R2 000.00
Chakuda Kagolo 9 October 2013 R2 000.00
Sydwell James 9 October 2013 R2 000.00
Novellen Phillips 9 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 9 October 2013 R2 000.00
Morgan Lawrence 8 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nadia Vickery 8 October 2013 R2 000.00
Ano Mamuna 8 October 2013 R2 000.00
Victoria Moleleki 8 October 2013 R2 000.00
Peter Fortuin 8 October 2013 R2 000.00
Neville Ralph 7 October 2013 R2 000.00
Leslie Murray 7 October 2013 R2 000.00
Gerald Gombiro 7 October 2013 R2 000.00
Eric Thwala 7 October 2013 R2 000.00
Percival Thwala 7 October 2013 R2 000.00
Puleng Monyatso 6 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 6 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 6 October 2013 R2 000.00
Sibongiseni Ngcobo 6 October 2013 R2 000.00
Steven Mathonsi 6 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 6 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 6 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
David Mazibuko 6 October 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Linda Dipodi 5 October 2013 R2 000.00
Andy Skade 5 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thandi Nbombi 5 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thabo Mokgwelepa 5 October 2013 R2 000.00
Emelda Quickfall 5 October 2013 R2 000.00
Orlando Ngobeni 4 October 2013 R2 000.00
Hussin Hibid 4 October 2013 R2 000.00
Robert Deetlefs 4 October 2013 R2 000.00
Mdudzi Twala 4 October 2013 R2 000.00
Jeremiah Mnisi 4 October 2013 R2 000.00
Kenneth Cebekhulu 3 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 3 October 2013 R2 000.00
Lufundo Daldal 3 October 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 3 October 2013 R2 000.00
Thembisani Mlindi 3 October 2013 R2 000.00
Salome (George) Madale 2 October 2013 R2 000.00
Daphne Venter 2 October 2013 R2 000.00
Joseph Somo 2 October 2013 R2 000.00
Frank Strydom 2 October 2013 R2 000.00
Martinique Fredericks 2 October 2013 R2 000.00
Chris (CJ) Louis 1 October 2013 R2 000.00
Modisaemang Molusi 1 October 2013 R2 000.00
Nozibusiso Buthelezi 1 October 2013 R2 000.00
Zekane Taylor Madyibi 1 October 2013 R2 000.00
Martha Botha 1 October 2013 R2 000.00
Phelelani Hlongwane 30 September 2013 R2 000.00
Steven Ross 30 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nokuthula Nhleko 30 September 2013 R2 000.00
Ephraim Themba 30 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nakhoazana Tshaealala 30 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 29 September 2013 R2 000.00
Ellias Madlala 29 September 2013 R2 000.00
Litasha Maharaj 29 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lungelwa Ntabeni 29 September 2013 R2 000.00
Albertina Adonisi 29 September 2013 R2 000.00
Vernon Groep 29 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Cliff Ntfsala 29 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Gideon Ntlanga 29 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Lavions Thusang 28 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 28 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 28 September 2013 R2 000.00
Marcus Monyetao 28 September 2013 R2 000.00
Moosa Yisa 28 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nonhlanhla Manakana 27 September 2013 R2 000.00
Robert Beyl 27 September 2013 R2 000.00
Colbert Tshithudo 27 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 27 September 2013 R2 000.00
Farhana Alli 27 September 2013 R2 000.00
Fraser Brown 26 September 2013 R2 000.00
Thuso Maphala 26 September 2013 R2 000.00
Fundeka Nquse 26 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 26 September 2013 R2 000.00
Sewraj Rugnum 26 September 2013 R2 000.00
Derick Malapane 25 September 2013 R2 000.00
Matshidiso Phoko 25 September 2013 R2 000.00
Antoinette Odendaal 25 September 2013 R2 000.00
Dorothea Adriana Van Der Merwe 25 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 25 September 2013 R2 000.00
Sakhiwo Madikane 24 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 24 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lee-ann Sweetman 24 September 2013 R2 000.00
Zekane Taylor Madyibi 24 September 2013 R2 000.00
Joseph Mawela 23 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 23 September 2013 R2 000.00
Zanene Nazibuko 23 September 2013 R2 000.00
Bashir Amod 23 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lydia Chauke 23 September 2013 R2 000.00
Gerhard Van Wyk 22 September 2013 R2 000.00
Clive Goeda 22 September 2013 R2 000.00
Temba Mafeko 22 September 2013 R2 000.00
Annita Van de Walt 22 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 22 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 22 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Jacob Lukoto 22 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 22 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Venture Banoyi 21 September 2013 R2 000.00
Luewicghe Van Loggernberg 21 September 2013 R2 000.00
Hendrica Mashabela 21 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 21 September 2013 R2 000.00
Sunnibhew Jugwanth 21 September 2013 R2 000.00
Michelle Butterworth 20 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nozibele Mhlawuli 20 September 2013 R2 000.00
Johanna Van Dyk 20 September 2013 R2 000.00
Timomugomga Hoye 20 September 2013 R2 000.00
Mary Margaret Tutus 20 September 2013 R2 000.00
Moses Mamatji 19 September 2013 R2 000.00
Fahonisanc Ngubeni 19 September 2013 R2 000.00
Constance Nageng 19 September 2013 R2 000.00
Bennet Mmachacha 19 September 2013 R2 000.00
Marius Cloette 19 September 2013 R2 000.00
Everdard Lagrande 18 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 18 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 18 September 2013 R2 000.00
Cedrick Ngcobo 18 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nomagugu Mafunga 18 September 2013 R2 000.00
Tom Brennan 17 September 2013 R2 000.00
Fransena Abrahams 17 September 2013 R2 000.00
Calvin Machabe 17 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 17 September 2013 R2 000.00
Regina Duduzile Khskhosane 17 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 16 September 2013 R2 000.00
Judith Sims 16 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 16 September 2013 R2 000.00
Pakiso Seisa 16 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lucky Mbatha 16 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 15 September 2013 R2 000.00
Matshiziso Motaung 15 September 2013 R2 000.00
Zenzile Mlangeni 15 September 2013 R2 000.00
Dumisani Mncube 15 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Dawid Cordier 15 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Sandisiwe Ngwayidanjwa 15 September 2013 Shopping Voucher weekly winner
Anonymous 14 September 2013 R2 000.00
Marais Cyrell 14 September 2013 R2 000.00
Eunice Bantu 14 September 2013 R2 000.00
Tiiso Motswagole 14 September 2013 R2 000.00
Asiphe Sonyikima 14 September 2013 R2 000.00
Nombensle Ngigi 13 September 2013 R2 000.00
Ntombi Jula 13 September 2013 R2 000.00
Edwin Mogoerane 13 September 2013 R2 000.00
Simo Nyawo 13 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lucille Coetzee 13 September 2013 R2 000.00
Mirya Scott 12 September 2013 R2 000.00
Ismail Alben 12 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 12 September 2013 R2 000.00
Jacob Pretorius 12 September 2013 R2 000.00
Lucy Malete 12 September 2013 R2 000.00
Elizabeth Tloone 11 September 2013 R2 000.00
Christa Schoeman 11 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 11 September 2013 R2 000.00
William Squiref 11 September 2013 R2 000.00
Desmond Mullins 11 September 2013 R2 000.00
Isaac Mkwamazi 10 September 2013 R2 000.00
Collin Lott 10 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 10 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 10 September 2013 R2 000.00
Dumisani Mkhize 10 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 9 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 9 September 2013 R2 000.00
Jeremiah Monaheng 9 September 2013 R2 000.00
Anonymous 9 September 2013 R2 000.00
Siyablela Sipanzi 9 September 2013 R2 000.00

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the competition about?
Cell C BigBucks is an interactive, question-based game where customers are challenged with general knowledge questions. Customers play using their mobile phone and go into weekly draws to win CASH.
How does the competition work?
  • To register for the competition, you must SMS the word WIN to 14700 (SMS free).
  • Once you have registered, you will start receiving trivia questions.
  • You must send a response SMS to 14707 with your answers (charged at R1.50/SMS).
  • You can either respond with 1 or 2
  • Each correct answer earns at least 20 points.
  • Each incorrect answer earns 10 points.
  • Participants must ONLY respond to the latest question answered.
How do I enter?
Participation in the BigBucks competition is via SMS:
  1. To opt in SMS the word 'WIN' to 14700 (free of charge).
  2. As soon as you join, you will receive a Welcome SMS and you will be awarded 100 bonus points automatically.
How do I opt out or stop playing BigBucks?
To opt out, SMS 'STOP' to 14700 or contact Customer Care by dialling 140.
How do I re-enter BigBucks?
To re-enter BigBucks, SMS the word 'WIN' to 14700 (free of charge). You will start off with the points balance from the previous session and accumulate points with every answer.
How many questions are sent per day?

There is no fixed amount of questions per day. As long as you keep answering questions, you will receive a new question. Always respond to the last question received from BigBucks to avoid answering previous questions which will then be deemed as incorrect answers.
What prizes can I win?
  • 455 chances of winning R2,000 daily prizes
  • 39 chances of winning R2,000 weekly Pick n Pay shopping vouchers
  • 6 chances of winning R2,000 spot prizes
  • R1,000,000 grand prize
How are winners selected?
Winners will be selected through a draw. The draws are audited by an independent auditing firm, Grant Thornton. The draw selection is random; anyone stands a chance to win by playing BigBucks.
How are points allocated?
Each time that you submit an answer to a trivia question, you get awarded points. You earn at least 20 points for a correct answer and 10 points for an incorrect answer.
How do I check my points balance?
To check your points balance, SMS the word 'BAL' to 14700 (free of charge).
How many entries do I get into cash draw/s?
The number of points that you are awarded is equal to the number of entries you get in the draw, e.g. if you have 20 points, you will have 20 entries into the draw. The more entries you have, the higher your chances of winning.
How many entries do I get into the weekly draw?
Participants enter the weekly draw with one entry, regardless of their accumulated points.
When will the daily and weekly draws take place and when will winners for each week be announced?
The daily and weekly draw takes place on a Monday for the previous week's entries (Monday to Sunday). Winners' names are published (only if they have granted us permission to do so) on Cell C's website and Facebook page. The draws are audited by external Auditors, Grant Thornton.
Can winners win again or can a winner only win once during the competition period?
Each participant may not win more than one prize within the week of a draw, e.g. a participant may not win the daily prize of R2,000 and the weekly prize of R2,000 in the same week of the draw taking place. However, a participant may win daily prizes or weekly prizes in the following weeks' draws and still be eligible to win the grand prize.
Where can I view the Terms and Conditions for BigBucks?
Click here to download the Terms and conditions or review the terms and conditions at the bottom of this page.

Terms & Conditions

BIGBUCKS COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1
General Rules of the BigBucks Competition
1.1It is important that if you choose to enter the BigBucks Competition (the "Competition"), you understand and agree to these rules.
1.2This Competition is organised and prizes are sponsored by Cell C (Pty) Limited, registration number 1999/007722/07 ("Cell C"), and is open to all active Cell C customers during the Competition period set out below. Participants must be 18 years or older, or assisted by a parent or guardian. For the purposes of this Competition, a "Participant" is any natural person that enters the Competition and who fulfils the above mentioned criteria.
1.3Active Cell C customers are defined as those customers that use any other billed service offered by Cell C, other than the BigBucks Competition, in the month in which they are selected as a winner. These billed services must be used on the same MSISDN (i.e. mobile number) that the Participant uses to participate in the Competition. As an example, customers must use the SMS, MMS, voice or data services offered by Cell C.
1.4Directors, members, partners, employees or agents of or consultants to Cell C, or their sponsorship agency, or spouses, life partners, parents, children, brothers, sisters, business partners or associates of such persons are not eligible to enter the Competition and cannot win prizes.
1.5The Competition period will run from 00:00:00 on 09 September 2013 to 23:59:59 on 8 December 2013 ("the Competition period").
1.6You understand that all information (including these rules) relating to this Competition published on any promotional or advertising material or on our website at any time before or during the Competition period will form part of the terms and conditions of entry. Cell C also reserves the right to withdraw this Competition before the final draw.
1.7Cell C accepts no responsibility whatsoever for, including without limitation, any error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communication line failure when it is not under its direct control and execution.
2.
How to enter the Competition and accumulation of Points:
2.1To participate in this Competition, you must:

2.1.1Register for the Competition by sending an SMS with the keyword "WIN" to the number 14700. This registration SMS is free of charge. Please note that all future SMSs that you send in order to participate in the Competition is at a charge as set out in paragraph 2.1.3;
2.1.2Once you register for the Competition, you will receive a welcome SMS acknowledging registration and information on the Competition;
2.1.3You will then receive a second SMS with the first trivia question. Questions have two (2) possible answers: one answer is correct and the other incorrect. Participants answer the question by sending an SMS with their answer (number 1 or 2) to the number 14707. All SMSs are charged at R1.50 per SMS. Participants will not be able to use any free or bundled SMS to participate in the Competition;
2.1.4Customers who are on a Top-Up/Hybrid contract will not be able to use their included monthly value (i.e. their allocation of airtime that they receive as part of their contract package) to participate in the Competition. Top-Up/Hybrid customers will have to recharge with prepaid airtime in order to enter.
2.1.5For every question answered, the participant will receive an SMS indicating whether the answer was correct or incorrect and a new question to answer.
2.2
Points
2.2.1For each SMS sent to the number 14707 the Participant receives points, which accumulate during the Competition.
2.2.2By registering for the Competition, the Participant receives one hundred (100) points for free as a welcome bonus.
2.2.3During the Competition, the Participant will receive at least 20 points for each correct answer and 10 points for each incorrect or invalid answer.
2.2.4During bonus phases of the Competition ("Bonus Phase"), Participants will receive additional points for each SMS than usual. Bonus Phases may last between 30 minutes and 24 hours. Prior to the commencement of the Bonus Phase, Cell C will communicate via SMS when the Bonus Phase will occur.
2.2.5A participant can check their points balance by sending an SMS with the keyword "BAL" to the number 14700. This SMS is free of charge.
2.2.6Points act as entries into the draws, e.g. If you have 100 points, you will be entered 100 times into the daw. Having a certain amount of points does not guarantee that you will win a prize.
3.
Prizes
3.1The prizes that can be won are:
  • 455 x R2,000 daily prizes;
  • 39 x R2,000 weekly Pick n Pay shopping vouchers
  • 6 x R2,000 spot prizes
  • 1 x R1,000,000 grand prize
3.2
Daily Cash Prizes in this category are drawn on a daily basis (455 prizes in total).
  • Five (5) winners will be drawn each day for the duration of the Competition and each winner will receive a cash prize of R 2,000.
  • Participants have to send at least one (1) SMS during a particular day to enter the draw for that day.
  • Participants enter the draw with entries equal to their accumulated points from the start of the Competition period up to the 23:59:59 of that particular day.
3.3
Weekly Prizes
Prizes in this category are drawn every week (39 prizes total).
  • Prize: Three (3) winners will be drawn each week for the duration of the Competition and each winner will receive a R 2,000 Pick n Pay shopping voucher.
  • Participants have to send at least one (1) SMS during a particular week to enter the draw for that week (week definition: Monday 00:00:00 to Sunday 23:59:59).
  • Participants enter the draw with one (1) entry, regardless of their accumulated points.
  • The Pick n Pay shopping voucher is valid for one year from the date of receipt.
  • Cell C accepts no responsibility in the event that a winner loses the voucher or does not redeem the voucher before the expiry date.
3.4
Grand Prize
The prize in this category is drawn on the last day of the Competition (1 prize).
  • Prize: One (1) winner is randomly selected in a draw and will receive R1,000,000 in cash.
  • Participants have to send at least one (1) SMS during the Competition period to enter the draw.
  • Participants enter the draw with entries equal to their accumulated points from the first day up to the last day of the Competition period.
3.5
Spot Prizes
Prizes in this category will be given out in Cell C's sole discretion as and when Cell C determines to do so throughout the Competition period (6 prizes total).
  • Prize: Six (6) winners receive R 2,000 in cash, through a draw at any point during the Competition.
  • For each prize, participants will be challenged through a bonus round communicated on a random day to engage into a special game or activity in order to enter the draw.
  • All participants who will successfully participate in the activity will be eligible to enter the draw.
  • Participants enter the draw with a single entry per challenge.
3.6 The total value of the prizes for all categories is R2,000,000 (two million Rands).
3.7It is important that you understand that all participants (and winners) indemnify Cell C, its directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and sponsors against any loss or damages, either direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from its participation in this Competition.
4.
Charges
4.1Each registration SMS (keyword "WIN") sent to the number 14700 is free of charge.
4.2Each balance or points check SMS (keyword "BAL") sent to the number 14700 is free of charge.
4.3Each opt-out SMS (keyword "STOP") sent to the number 14700 is free of charge.
4.4Each response SMS sent to the number 14707 is billed at R1.50. This applies even if the answer sent is invalid or blank.
5.
How to unsubscribe / opt-out of the Competition
5.1A participant can opt out of the Competition by sending an SMS with the keyword "STOP" to the number 14700. This SMS is free of charge.
6.
Draw and awarding of prizes
6.1There will be daily prizes, weekly prizes, spot prizes and one final grand prize at the end of the Competition period.
6.2Only active Cell C customers will be entitled to win prizes. The mobile number of the winning customer will be checked to verify that such customer is an active Cell C customer at the time of being drawn as a winner.
7.
General
7.1Draws and declaration of winners will be conducted at Cell C premises in the presence of a Cell C representative and an external auditor.
7.2.Prizes will be given out through draws.
7.3Draws will be held at defined dates and a separate draw will take place for each prize category
7.4Each participant may not win more than one prize within the week of a draw, e.g. a participant may not win the daily prize of R2,000 and the weekly prize of R2,000 in the same week of the draw taking place. However, a participant may win daily prizes or weekly prizes in the following weeks' draws and still be eligible to win the grand prize.
7.5Participants are not allowed to use devices or machines that automatically send SMS or automate/facilitate the answer process or any other alternative of sending SMS, other than the mobile phone (the use of any GSM modems attached to a computer or mobile phones attached to a computer is also prohibited). Cell C has the right to disqualify any participant under the suspicion of breaking or found in breach of this obligation.
7.6Cell C has the right at any time before any of the draws to change the dates or places of the draws (or both). You will not have a claim against Cell C in this event.
8
If you are a winner:
8.1You will be contacted by Cell C or Cell C's authorised agent on behalf of Cell C. All winners will be contacted via phone call to their mobile number (MSISDN) used to participate in the Competition.
8.2Cash prizes will be paid into the winner's bank account within 60 days of the required documentation being received.
8.3The prize money will be paid into a South African bank account. If you are a winner and you do not have a South African bank account, you must provide Cell C with an affidavit which stipulates that you nominate a person with a South African bank account to receive the prize money on your behalf. Cell C is not responsible if any dispute arises between the winner and the recipient account holder.
8.4Winners remain liable to pay taxes or other charges on the prize money.
8.5Winners must confirm in writing that they are the legal holders of their Cell C mobile number and that they are entitled to the prize and fill all the necessary documents required by Cell C. If you are selected as a winner and you are not the legal owner of the mobile number, you will need permission in writing to Cell C's satisfaction from the legal owner to claim the prize. If not, the prize will be awarded to the runner up.
8.6 If a winner cannot be contacted within 2 days from the draw date, or a notified winner refuses the prize within 30 days of notification, then Cell C will contact the runner-up winner. If neither the winner nor the runner-up winner accepts the prize within 30 days of notification, then the winner and runner-up winner(s) will forfeit the prize.
8.7Cell C will only contact the winner on the Cell C mobile number that was used to enter the Competition.
8.8Prizes are not refundable.
8.9You will be required to produce proof of identity to Cell C's satisfaction. If you cannot provide proof of identity, you agree that you will not be entitled to the prize. You will have no claim against Cell C if this happens. If you are a cash prize winner, you will also have to supply bank-verified bank account details by fax or email to Cell C.
8.10Cell C's decision is final. Cell C confirms that it will ensure that an independent accountant, registered auditor, admitted attorney or advocate oversees the Competition and this will be reported on Cell C's internal audit reporting procedures.
8.11If you are winner, Cell C will ask you if we can publish your name and photograph at no cost to you, for any advertising, promotional, print, point of sale or public relations material for a period of 12 (twelve) months from the end of the Competition period. You are entitled to say no to this request.
8.12It is important that you understand that all Participants and winners indemnify Cell C, its directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and sponsors against any loss or damages, either direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from its participation in this Competition. Prior to awarding the prize, Cell C may require you to sign such an indemnity.
8.13Cell C may amend, modify or otherwise change these terms and conditions in its sole and absolute discretion on notice to you and the amended version will be displayed in the same media as these terms and conditions. By participating or continuing to participate in the Competition, you agree and understand that you will be bound by the amended terms and conditions. Cell C is under no obligation to inform you if you have been disqualified for breach of any condition(s) specified herein.
8.14Cell C has in its absolute right to investigate any mobile number or customer that it regards as suspicious.

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