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  • Double Your Deposit Sweepstakes Official Rules 2018-08-31T11:28:57+00:00

    Double Your Deposit Sweepstakes
    Official Rules & Disclosures

    2. To enter: The promotion begins on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 12:01 AM, and ends Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 11:59 PM CT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). All entries must be received by Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 11:59 PM CT to be considered. Entrants receive one (1) entry for each check that they deposit to their account through the mobile deposit service feature in the Connexus mobile app. If an entrant deposits multiple checks, each check deposited counts as one (1) entry. Each individual is limited to winning one (1) prize deposit during the Sweepstakes period.
    3. Drawing: The prize drawing will be held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 after 8:00 AM CT. Four winning entries will be randomly drawn from the entries received during the Sweepstakes period. If multiple entries from the same entrant are drawn, only the first entry drawn will be eligible. Winners will be notified via telephone, email, and/or mail from the contact information Connexus has on file.
    4. Prizes: Eligible winners will receive a deposit into their Connexus checking or savings account. The prize value of the deposit will match the value of the mobile check deposit entry, up to a maximum of $500. The total prize value is dependent on the winning entries that are randomly drawn, up to a maximum of $2,000. Prizes are not transferable and will be awarded by Thursday, October 11, 2018. The winners are solely responsible for reporting and paying applicable state and federal taxes. If a winner is disqualified, Connexus reserves the right to conduct another drawing to determine an alternative winner or not to award that winner's prize, in its sole discretion.
    5. Odds: Actual odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
    6. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the United States, except residents in the states of New York, Florida, and Rhode Island are ineligible. Must be 18 years or older to enter. In order to be eligible to redeem the prize amount, winning entrants must have an open Connexus checking or savings account to receive the prize amount. Employees and volunteers of Connexus, its subsidiaries, and the immediate family of any such persons (spouse, parents, siblings, and children and each of their spouses) and persons living in the households of each of these individuals whether related or not are ineligible. Checks drawn off another Connexus account owned by the same person who owns the account the deposit is made are not eligible. Entries that are fraudulent, tampered with, or otherwise altered are not eligible.
    7. Decisions: By entering into the promotion, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these official rules, and to accept the decisions of Connexus as final. Entrants also agree to hold Connexus and each of its officers, directors, employees, members and representatives, and agents harmless from any liability or personal injury arising from participation in this Promotion and/or the acceptance of the prize. Connexus and each of its officers, directors, employees, members and representatives, and agents are not responsible for any negligence, claims, liability, injury, property loss, or other damages of entrants and/or winners arising from, or in connection with, acceptance of any prize awarded or participation in this Promotion. Connexus is not responsible for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, or illegible entries, whether due to system errors or failures, faulty transmission or other telecommunications malfunctions, entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system errors and failures, technical malfunctions, spam filters, or otherwise. Connexus may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Promotion or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Connexus. If for any reason this Promotion is not able to be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Connexus which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, then Connexus reverses the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion and randomly draw from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date. Connexus reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who fails to follow these official rules or who is ineligible or has violated any rule, gained unfair advantage in participating in the promotion, obtained winner status using fraudulent means or made any misrepresentations relative to the promotion and prize redemption. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, CONNEXUS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.)
    8. Publicity: Each winner agrees to permit CONNEXUS to use his/her name and likeness in promotional and other Connexus materials, without additional compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law. Each winner also agrees that their name and prize amount will be given to other entrants upon request.
    9. Compliance with Law: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity interpretation, and enforceability of these official rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Connexus in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard to its choice of law provisions.
    10. Resolution of Disputes: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in the Promotion, each entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Double Your Deposit prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest to Wausau, Wisconsin (2) the laws of the State of Wisconsin will govern the enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and each participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering the Promotion), and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased under any federal or state law.
    11. Miscellaneous: This promotion is void where prohibited. Connexus may substitute prizes of equivalent value, amend the rules or discontinue the Promotion at any time. Connexus disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of this promotion. Written copies of these rules are available during normal business hours at any Connexus location and by mail upon written request to Connexus, Marketing Department, P.O. Box 8026, Wausau, Wisconsin 54402 with a stamped, self-addressed return envelope. All entries become the property of Connexus and will not be returned. All requests must be received by September 30, 2018.
    12. Promoted and Sponsored by: Connexus Credit Union is the sponsor of this promotion and is headquartered at One Corporate Cove, Wausau, Wisconsin. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any of the social media platforms used to promote this giveaway.
    13. Liability Release: By participating, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against Connexus Credit Union, its employees, subsidiaries and agents, for any personal injury or loss of any kind which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the promotion.