Hey everyone. We have some news for you. We've added an exciting bonus round for the Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge, called The Second Chance Showdown!! To keep the thrill of competition going for the challenge, anyone who doesn't make it to the finals will be eligible for the grand prize of a Sony Home Theatre System that includes a 46 inch HDTV, a 5-disc DVD.CD changer and a 5.1 channel surround sound.
Now, here's how it works. You must have registered for the overall contest by today, Monday by 9:29 AM EST. Then, you just opt in for this surprise challenge before May 14th at 9:29 am ET. Your portfolio will be reset with $1,000,000 CNBC Bucks in your account.
Some important facts for the Second Chance Showdown:
Each person can only play one portfolio in the final two weeks of trading.
You must opt-in to participate in the Second Chance Showdown.
There are no Bonus Bucks in the final two weeks of trading.
Both the Finals and the Second Chance Showdown end at 4:00 pm ET on May 25th.
Notice the one portfolio per player, so that should make many of you happy!
So, opt-in today and win a Sony Home Theatre System!!
We want to hear from you. Send your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org. For specific contest comments dealing with issues like technical questions or registration problems, please contact email@example.com.