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Win a new HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless All-in-One (printer, scanner, fax and copier)

Monday, March 9, 2009
This month, HP, the world’s largest technology company, unveiled three new families of HP Officejet inkjet printers that allow small and medium-sized businesses to create professional-quality color documents.

The Mom Entrepreneur was offered the opportunity to hold a contest for an HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless All-in-One (printer, scanner, fax and copier) and specialty supplies package valued at $450 for subscribers only. The contest will run until 5pm EST on March 17, 2009 at which time the winner will be chosen at random from all correct entries.

Some of the key features of this new printer, include:
  • Designed to increase efficiency and support marketing efforts, the HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless All-in-One delivers professional color documents.
  • A four-in-one ENERGY STAR® qualified device, the HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless All-in-One enables print, scan, copy and fax functions as well as fast print speeds, embedded wireless networking and key features to help save paper.
  • Produce print shop-quality documents using HP’s full line of specialty matte and glossy HP brochure papers; newly formulated HP Officejet pigment inks with papers with ColorLok® technology yield professional, durable color documents that dry quickly and resist water.
  • Eliminate cables with embedded wireless 802.11g networking and Direct Digital Filing to quickly capture, manage and share documents among up to 10 users.
  • Versatile printing device features automatic two-sided printing and copying, a junk fax blocker, scan to computer, HP Smart Web Printing as well as the ability to preview, select and print high-quality photos from memory cards using an intuitive 3.45-inch color touchscreen LCD.
  • Save more and print more pages with fewer cartridge replacements using high-capacity, individual HP Officejet ink cartridges. here are the simple rules:

  1. You MUST be a subscriber of our blog. Our awesome giveaways are for subscribers only. If you are not yet a subscriber, you can do so via email or in a reader or click on your favorite web aggregator to the right.
  2. Answer the following trivia question correctly: How much can you save in terms of costs per page and energy use when using an HP Officejet Pro (versus a competitive laser printer)? (HINT: the answer can be found at
  3. Email your answer to and put "HP Printer giveaway" in the subject line. You must confirm you are a subscriber of our blog. (You may only enter once.) You will receive a confirmation email for your entry. If you do not, email you answer again.
  4. Wait patiently until 5pm EST on March 17, 2009 to see if you are chosen at random as the winner. (Winner chosen at random from all correct entries using a sequence selection of numbers from Winners will be contacted via email and announced on this blog.

That is it! Easy enough. GOOD LUCK!