A foreclosure could sweeten the sob story, too. "Maybe they're struggling to make ends meet, and they don't have enough money for a divorce," he says. Of course, the divorce will only be free if it's uncontested and involves "no or minimum child custody," and only a Michigan resident can win. The contest closes at 11:59pm tonight, and almost 500 people have applied so far. Bentley will choose the winner with the help of his colleagues, and he estimates the prize is worth $1,500 to $3,000.