Dollar General Corporation
Sep 26, 2008

Dollar General Offers Customers a Chance to Win with the Shop 'N Win Millionaire Sweepstakes

Sweepstakes Begins September 28

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Sep 26, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shop at Dollar General, and you could win a million! Dollar General is offering customers a special opportunity to win with the Shop 'N Win Millionaire Sweepstakes. The retailer will give away $1 million, as well as hundreds of other exciting prizes. The Shop 'N Win Millionaire Sweepstakes begins September 28 and ends December 15, 2008.

"At Dollar General, our customers rely on us for great values everyday, but we want to offer them something more to help make life a littler easier during this challenging holiday season," said Rick Dreiling, Dollar General's CEO. "Through Dollar General's Shop 'N Win Millionaire Sweepstakes, we're giving away many prizes, including Dollar General gift cards, cash, exciting merchandise and a grand prize of $1 million! Just shop any Dollar General or visit www.dollargeneral.com for more details. You could be a winner by New Year's Day!"

Beginning October 27, there will be weekly drawings for great prizes, including $10,000 cash, diamond tennis bracelets, 26" LCD televisions and hundreds of Dollar General gift cards.

To enter the sweepstakes, customers 18 years of age or older and living in Dollar General's 35-state market area can purchase qualifying products at Dollar General, then visit www.dollargeneral.com to enter the required information from the cash register receipt. There is no purchase necessary to win. For complete sweepstakes details and rules, including how to enter without purchase, visit www.dollargeneral.com. The $1 million prize will be awarded as an annuity, payable in equal installments of $50,000 per year for 20 years.

About Dollar General

Dollar General is a leading discount retailer with more than 8,300 neighborhood stores. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time, Save money(R) by offering national branded items that are frequently used and replenished such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood stores. Dollar General is among the largest retailers of top-quality products made by America's most trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, PepsiCo, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco and Fruit of the Loom.

SOURCE: Dollar General

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