Everyday Hero Promotion Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
OPENING AN ACCOUNT IS NOT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
A PURCHASE OR OPENING AN ACCOUNT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW
General: The Everyday Hero Promotion (the "Promotion") will begin on Thursday, September 9, 2021, at 12:00:01 a.m. eastern standard time ("EST") and will end on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST (the "Promotion Period"). By submitting a nomination, each participant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules as set out below as well as agrees to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including eligibility requirements and accepts the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding in all respects.
Sponsor: Members First Credit Union, 7 Salmon Street, Manchester, NH and is no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
Prize: One winner will receive the following: $1,500 Southwest Airlines gift card; $250 Grace Limousine gift card; and $750 Visa® gift card (collectively, the "Prize"). The total approximate retail value of the Prize is $2,500. Prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer Prize or redeem Prize for cash. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All applicable federal, state, local and other taxes and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. Sponsor is not responsible for any taxes or expenses not specifically mentioned herein. Winner will be issued a 1099-MISC and is responsible for any tax liability.
Odds of Winning: The overall approximate odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
How to enter: Participants may enter by visiting MembersFirstNH.org to complete the online entry form to nominate an individual who is an "Everyday Hero" ("Hero Nominee"); or visit a branch of Sponsor during standard business hours and request a paper entry form from any employee at the branch. To be eligible, participant must provide all information requested on the entry form including a brief statement regarding why the Nominee is an "Everyday Hero" (up to a maximum of 300 words). Incomplete entries are void. All entries submitted in compliance with these Official Rules and not disqualified are considered "Eligible Entries". All entries must be received prior to the close of the Promotion Period. Limit of one (1) entry per person during the Promotion Period. Any person submitting more than one entry may be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
Eligibility: Participants must be legal residents of the United States who are at least the age of majority in their state of legal residence as of September 29, 2021; who are members of Sponsor; and who have a valid phone number. Hero Nominees must be at least the age of majority in their state of legal residence as of September 29, 2021; be a member of Sponsor; have a valid phone number and be willing to sign a release relating to the acceptance of the Prize ("Prize Release") which shall include providing a valid social security number. Participants may nominate themselves as a Hero Nominee.
Participants and Hero Nominees cannot be: employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of Sponsor (collectively, the "Excluded Individuals"); immediate family members (spouse, parent, sibling, children and spouses of each) of the Excluded Individuals; and any other persons with whom the Excluded Individuals reside. The Promotion is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
Drawing and Notification: One (1) Eligible Entry will be randomly selected in a random drawing from among all Eligible Entries (a "Potential Winning Entry") received during the Promotion Period on or about September 30, 2021 by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Sponsor will offer the Prize to the Hero Nominee identified by the participant submitting the Potential Winning Entry ("Recipient Hero Nominee").
Sponsor will notify the participant who submitted the Potential Winning Entry by phone within five (5) business days of selecting the Potential Winning Entry. In the event the Sponsor is unable to contact the participant who submitted the Potential Winning Entry despite reasonable efforts to do so, as determined in the Sponsor's sole discretion, such Potential Winning Entry will be forfeited and an alternate Potential Winning Entry may be chosen by the Sponsor. The notification will include a Release and Eligibility Agreement for the participant who submitted the Potential Winning Entry as well as the Recipient Hero Nominee ("Release"). The completed Release must be received by the Sponsor within thirty (30) days of notification by Sponsor ("Submission Deadline"). Notification shall be deemed to occur when the phone call is made by the Sponsor to the phone number provided by the participant in the Eligible Entry. All completed Releases become the property of the Sponsor. All Releases will be verified by the Sponsor. If a Release with all required information, including, but not limited to, any required confirmation of eligibility, is not returned to Sponsor by the Submission Deadline, the Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Potential Winning Entry, and the Sponsor shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard.
The participant submitting the Potential Winning Entry as well as the Recipient Hero Nominee must prove they meet all eligibility criteria included in these Official Rules ("Eligibility Criteria") by presenting identification acceptable to the Sponsor (e.g., state driver’s license; state issued identification card; valid passport with address verification; or birth certificate with social security card and photo identification and address verification). If participant or a Recipient Hero Nominee cannot prove they meet all Eligibility Criteria, the Prize will not be awarded. If a Recipient Hero Nominee declines to sign the Release, another Potential Winning Entry may be selected from the Eligible Entries received during the Promotion Period.
Conditions and Release: By participating in the Promotion, each participant agrees: (a) to be bound by and abide by these Official Rules, including all Eligibility Criteria; (b) to be bound by and abide by the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Promotion or these Official Rules; (c) to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Facebook, the Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliates, all prize suppliers, all agents or representatives of the foregoing, including without limitation their advertising and promotional agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all claims, liability, loss or damage whatsoever arising with respect to the Promotion or the awarding, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any Promotion prize and further acknowledges that none of the foregoing persons have made nor are responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee a particular purpose thereof; and (d) to consent to the use of their name, image, voice, likeness, city and state of residence and/or photographs without compensation in any publicity or advertising carried out in any medium worldwide by the Sponsor and/or its advertising or promotional agencies without limitation or further notification, and without providing compensation or intellectual property rights to the participant, except where prohibited. Prizes awarded may carry their own terms and conditions, limitations and product warranty, for which the Released Parties have no responsibility of liability.
Released Parties will have no liability whatsoever for failure to supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any severe weather, hurricane, flood, fire, war, transportation interruption of any kind, or any other cause beyond their control. By participating, participants agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (2) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Promotion, but in no event attorney’s fees; (3) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain any award for, and participants hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
General Conditions: The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsor may disqualify any entries if, at its sole discretion, it determines that the participant submitting the entry is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other participants or Sponsor representatives. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Promotion will be ineligible to participate in the Promotion and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY ALTER OR DAMAGE THE PROMOTION OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, then the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel the Promotion.
Entries that are incomplete, mutilated, altered, reproduced, forged, counterfeited or irregular in any way are automatically void. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, misdirected or for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, or for any printing, human, mechanical or other unforeseen error that may occur in the printing or processing of the Promotion materials or entries in the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, suspend, terminate or modify the Promotion if the Promotion is not capable of being completed as planned for whatever reason. All disputes shall be settled in the sole judgment of the Sponsor. Entries that are mechanically reproduced, copied, illegible, incomplete, or inaccurate and entries by means which subvert the entry process are void. Incomplete entries or entries not complying with these rules are subject to disqualification, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. No correspondence will be entered into except with the participant submitting the Potential Winning Entry and the Recipient Hero Nominee.
Sponsor may disqualify from participating in the Promotion or receiving a Prize any person who disparages the Sponsor during or after the Promotion Period. Sponsor retains the right to take legal action against any person who commits libel or slander against Sponsor during or after the Promotion Period.
By entering the Promotion and voluntarily providing personal information as described in these Official Rules, participant agrees to the collection and use of participant's personal information by the Sponsor and its representatives, promotional agencies and marketing organization for the purpose of administering the Promotion, including without limitation contacting participants in the respect of the Promotion and disclosing the list of participants who submitted a Potential Winning Entry. Participants' personal information may be used for future Promotion and marketing of the Sponsor, its affiliates, representatives, and promotional agencies but will not be used for any other purpose nor will it otherwise be disclosed to third parties, unless otherwise required by law. If a participant wants to be excluded from all lists used by the Sponsor for any future Promotion and marketing by the Sponsor, a participant may send a letter requesting to be removed from such lists to the Sponsor, ATTN: Marketing Department, PO Box 896, Manchester, NH 03105.
This Promotion and the terms and conditions contained in these Official Rules shall be exclusively governed and constructed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Hampshire and the federal laws of the United States of America applicable therein. Any dispute arising hereunder shall be adjudicated solely in the applicable court in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA. If any one or more provisions of these rules are held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect the validity, effect or enforcement of any other provision or provisions of these rules.
Winner Information: To obtain a list of the participants who submitted Potential Winning Entries, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope before November 1, 2021, to the Sponsor, ATTN: Marketing Department, PO Box 896, Manchester, NH 03105. Please specify "Everyday Hero Promotion" in your communication.