, Dollar: Go Home

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Black Entertainment Television’s Web site and the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. unit are running their "Home for the Holidays" contest through Nov. 18.

Entering the contest requires surfing to and writing a 50- to 100-word essay on "Why it's important for you and your family to go home for the holidays and how Dollar Rent a Car can help," the two companies said.

The winner will receive round-trip coach air travel for four to his or her family’s city within the continental United States, a Dollar car rental for up to three days ($300 value), $100 for gas and $500 spending money.