HANSCOM FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
2018 PLATINUM MASTERCARD CREDIT CARD HOLIDAY SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
Entry in the 2018 Platinum Mastercard Credit Card Holiday Sweepstakes is offered to eligible members 18 years of age or older, but void where prohibited or restricted by law. All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. All materials submitted become the sole property of Hanscom FCU and will not be returned. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Hanscom FCU to use the winner's name and likeness for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
By participating in the sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless the Credit Union, its officers, employees, volunteers, etc., from any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from any prize or the sweepstakes. The winner(s) of a prize may be asked to sign a release and have their picture taken consenting to the use of the winner’s name and likeness for publicity purposes. By participating in the sweepstakes, the winner(s) of a prize agrees to have his/her name, voice, picture or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to the sweepstakes. The sweepstakes winner may be asked to sign a release stating the same.
Hanscom FCU reserves the right to use any and all information related to the Sweepstakes, for marketing or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open to individuals who are members of Hanscom FCU that use their credit cards for a transaction equal to or more than $10 at any fixed or online retail store during the Sweepstakes Period. Directors and employees of HFCU and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each, as well as any persons involved in the design, administration or implementation of this Sweepstakes, are not eligible to participate or to win. HFCU, through its CEO, retains the sole discretion to determine any issue of eligibility, and the CEO’s decision will be final.
HOW TO ENTER: Sweepstakes begins November 19, 2018 and ends December 31, 2018 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). If you are a Hanscom Federal Credit Union (HFCU) member who uses his/her Hanscom FCU credit card for a transaction equal to or more than $10 at any fixed or online retail store during the Sweepstakes Period, your name will be automatically entered once for each qualifying transaction for a chance to win. Retail stores will be defined using Mastercard Merchant Category Codes. Examples of eligible retail stores include Target, Lowe’s, Best Buy, Barnes & Noble, PetSmart, etc.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN: You may also submit your entry in writing to:
Hanscom Federal Credit Union
2018 Platinum Mastercard Holiday Sweepstakes
1610 Eglin Street
Hanscom AFB, MA 01731
You must include Name, Address, City, State, Zip, Phone and email address.
DAILY AND GRAND PRIZE RANDOM DRAWING: One grand prize winner will be awarded a check for $5,000. The grand prize winner will be selected by random drawing from all transaction and written entries after the conclusion of the Sweepstakes Period and notified no later than January 7, 2019.
For each day of the sweepstakes, one daily winner will be drawn from all transaction entries occurring within 72 hours of each day for a total of forty three daily winners will be selected during the sweepstakes period. Daily Entry Period Starts at 12:00 a.m. ET and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET daily. One daily winner (subject to verification) will be selected in each daily drawing. The odds of winning a daily drawing prize depend upon the total number of eligible transactions completed and entries received. Daily winners will receive a $100 Vanilla Visa Reward Card. Entrants can win more than one daily prize in addition to the grand prize.
Entrants need not be present at the time of drawing to be eligible to win. Winners will be notified within five (5) business days of each drawing either by phone, email or U.S. mail, based on contact information provided by the member to HFCU. Winners will be required to provide notice accepting the prize, either verbally or in writing, within five (5) business days following notification as a condition of receiving the prize. Failure to respond in accordance with these stipulations, or otherwise accept the prize, may result in forfeiture of the prize and an alternate winner may be selected via random drawing. Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be redeemed or substituted for another prize, and HFCU shall have the right to determine method and form of prize delivery. HFCU's decisions concerning all matters related to the Sweepstakes shall be final. Winner acknowledges that the prize is taxable. Winner will receive an IRS 1099-MISC form and may wish to seek advice from an independent tax advisor.
By accepting a prize, winner agrees to hold harmless and to indemnify HFCU and their directors, agents, employees and assigns with regard to all claims, liabilities, and legal expenses related to any dispute that arises from a designated winner's participation, use or alleged misuse of the prize or acceptance of the prize. HFCU is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of this promotion, or the announcement of the prize. HFCU reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in the event the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes is jeopardized. This promotion is governed by the laws of the state of Massachusetts. HFCU is not responsible for payment of any of the tax consequences related to the awarding of any prize as part of the Sweepstakes.
The Sweepstakes is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or administered by any of the eligible retail stores where transactions occur.
Vanilla Visa Reward Card may be used only at merchants in the U.S. and District of Columbia wherever Visa debit cards are accepted. Terms and conditions apply. See Cardholder Agreement for details. Card issued by The Bancorp Bank pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. The Bancorp Bank; Member FDIC. Card is distributed and serviced by InComm Financial Services, Inc., which is licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services. See the CARDHOLDER AGREEMENT included with the Reward Card for full terms and conditions.
NOTICE OF WINNERS: For notice identifying the 2018 Platinum Mastercard Credit Card Holiday Sweepstakes Grand Prize and Daily winners, visit www.hfcu.org/holidays. Winners’ names will be added after confirmation of prize acceptance. Winners will remain posted until March 31, 2019. Copies of the Official Sweepstakes Rules will be available at the Credit Union’s offices or at the Credit Union’s web site at www.hfcu.org/holidays
Sweepstakes sponsored by Hanscom Federal Credit Union, 1610 Eglin Street, Hanscom AFB, MA 01731.