"A Little Bit of Bling" Sweepstakes Offers $500 Jewelry Gift Card

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NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the biggest retail shopping days of the year weeks away, Jewelry Information Center, the consumer education arm of Jewelers of America, has launched a sweepstakes that offers a prize of a $500 gift card redeemable at any Jewelers of America-member jewelry store. Jewelers of America is the largest national association for fine jewelry retail businesses with more than 3,200 jewelry retail members throughout the U.S. That's more than 10,000 jewelry retail locations from which to shop!

Jewelry Information Center's "A Little Bit of Bling" Sweepstakes runs through November 13, 2012, at 12:00PM EST. To enter, visit and like Jewelry Information Center's Facebook page and fill out the entry form by November 13 (www.facebook.com/JewelryInformationCenter). Entrants can share the sweepstakes with friends and will get a maximum of one additional entry if they enter too. The winner will be selected in a random drawing among all eligible entries received.

"Who doesn't need a little bit of bling before the holidays? Our Facebook sweepstakes will let one lucky fan treat themselves – or their loved ones – to jewelry. The best part is that the $500 jewelry gift card is redeemable at the reputable jewelry stores of Jewelers of America members across the country," says Amanda Gizzi, spokesperson for Jewelry Information Center.

As the biggest shopping days of the year approach, it's important for consumers to know where to find reputable jewelers and retailers, like members of Jewelers of America, who are backed by a commitment to Jewelers of America's Code of Professional Practices. To find the Jewelers of America-member jewelers near you, visit www.jic.org/find-jeweler/.

Jewelry Information Center's "A Little Bit of Bling" Sweepstakes is sponsored by Perfect Circle® Jewelry Insurance by Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company. To enter the sweepstakes by November 13th, visit http://on.fb.me/RwJfqH.

Jewelry Information Center, the consumer education arm of Jewelers of America, has provided jewelry education to the public since 1946. JIC's website, JIC.org, is the online source for fine jewelry and watch trends and shopping information. Visit www.JIC.org and www.jewelers.org to find a reputable jeweler near you and for more information.

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CONTACT: Amanda Gizzi Director of Consumer Communications agizzi@jewelers.org (646) 658-5811

Source:Jewelers of America