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Official Sweepstakes Rules

Attitude of Gratitude Sweepstakes

PROMOTION NAME: Attitude of Gratitude Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes")

DATES: Begins – 11/01/2020 at 12:00 a.m., Ends – 12/31/2020 at 11:59 p.m.; ET

OFFICIAL RULES

The Attitude of Gratitude Sweepstakes ("sweepstakes") is open to registered users of Instagram who are (1) a member of South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union (SFEFCU) and (2) a student at one of the following schools at the time of the drawing:

Coral Reef Senior High, Westland Hialeah, Miami Edison Senior High School, Miami Lakes Educational Center, North Miami Beach Senior High School, G. Holmes Braddock High School, Miami Jackson High School, Southwest Miami High School, Miami Sunset High School, Turner Tech Senior High School, Coral Gables Senior High, Barbara Goleman Senior High, Hialeah Gardens High School.

The sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. SFEFCU employees and officials, and their family members, are not eligible to enter the sweepstakes.

No purchase, payment or other considerations are necessary to enter or win. Making a purchase, payment, or conducting other financial transactions with SFEFCU will not increase your chances of winning.

SPONSOR, ADMINISTRATOR AND SOURCE OF FUNDS: Sweepstakes is sponsored, administered and funded by South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union, 7800 SW 117th Ave, Miami, FL 33183.

  1. PROMOTION PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 a.m., ET on November 1st, 2020 and ends at 11:59 p.m., ET on December 31st, 2020. ("Promotion Period").
  2. TO ENTER: You can enter the sweepstakes by completing the following steps:
    • Follow @sfefcu and your respective school branch Instagram page (@cuda_CU, @wildcat_CU, @redraiders_CU, @mljaguars_CU, @chargers_CU, @bulldogs_CU, @generals_CU, @eaglesnest_CU, @excalibur_CU, @mightyeagles_CU, @cavalier_CU, @swamp_CU, or @gladiators_CU)
    • Post a photo of someone in your life that you are grateful for on Instagram within the Promotion Period
    • Tag @sfefcu and your respective school branch Instagram page (@cuda_CU, @wildcat_CU, @redraiders_CU, @mljaguars_CU, @chargers_CU, @bulldogs_CU, @generals_CU, @eaglesnest_CU, @excalibur_CU, @mightyeagles_CU, @cavalier_CU, @swamp_CU, or @gladiators_CU) on your post
    • In the caption, use the hashtag for your respective school branch: #cudagratitude, #wildcatgratitude, #redraidersgratitude, #jaguarsgratitude, #chargersgratitude, #bulldogsgratitude, #generalsgratitude, #eaglesnestgratitude, #excaliburgratitude, #mightyeaglesgratitude, #cavaliergratitude, #swampgratitude, #gladiatorsgratitude
  3. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to registered users of Instagram who are (1) a member of South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union (SFEFCU) and (2) are a student at one of the following schools at the time of the drawing: Coral Reef Senior High, Westland Hialeah, Miami Edison Senior High School, Miami Lakes Educational Center, North Miami Beach Senior High School, G. Holmes Braddock High School, Miami Jackson High School, Southwest Miami High School, Miami Sunset High School, Turner Tech Senior High School, Coral Gables Senior High, Barbara Goleman Senior High, Hialeah Gardens High School. The sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
  4. RANDOM DRAWING: The winners will be selected from among all valid entries via a random drawing to be conducted on January 15th, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. ET. The drawing will be conducted at the South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union office located at: 7800 SW 117th Ave, Miami, FL 33183. The Administrator, whose decisions are final and bonding in all matters, will conduct the drawing. Odds of winning depend on the number of valid entries received. The potential winners will be contacted via Instagram Direct Message. If the potential winners do not respond to the Instagram Direct Message within 48 hours from the first notification attempt, if the potential recipient fails to complete all required claim procedures within the specified time period, or if a potential recipient is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such a person shall be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. If a potential winner is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must sign a prize Acknowledgement & Release in order for the entrant to receive the prize. The parent or legal guardian's failure to sign the requisite form will disqualify the potential winner and an alternate winner may be selected.
  5. PRIZES: Thirteen (13) winners will be drawn to receive one $100 cash prize. Cash prize will be awarded as a deposit to the winner's Prime Savings account. One winner will be drawn from each of the thirteen (13) schools listed under "Eligibility". All taxes and fees, and all other costs associated with the acceptance and redemption of the above prizes are the sole responsibility of the applicable winner.
  6. RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND PUBLICITY: If you are selected as a winner, you agree that your name and likeness, including photographs, will be listed in SFEFCU's marketing materials, including newspaper ads and social media. All Entrants release the Sponsor and Administrator, as well as their officers, directors, employees, members, and all others associated with the development and execution of this sweepstakes (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any liability with respect to, or in any way arising from, this sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize. If you are under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must sign a prize Acknowledgement & Release in order for you to receive the prize.
  7. GENERAL RULES: The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, illegible, late, or for any error in the printing or interpretation of the offer, the administration of the sweepstakes, or in any announcement of the winner or prize. In no event will the Sponsors be liable for more than the stated prizes in Rule 5. The prizes are non-refundable and non-transferable except at the sole discretion of the Sponsors. The Sponsors reserve the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of the Rules or any laws, or to be attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, misappropriation, infringement, or any other unfair playing practices, poor sportsmanship, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other participants or Sponsor representatives. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
  8. USE OF DATA: Sponsor will be collecting personal data about Entrants including e-mail addresses and telephone numbers in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Please review the Sponsor's Privacy Policy.

    By participating in the sweepstakes and providing an e-mail address and telephone number, Entrants hereby agree to Sponsor's collection and usage of their personal information in accordance with SFEFCU's Privacy Policy and acknowledge that they have read and accepted SFEFCU's Privacy Policy.

  9. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrants agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Florida. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Florida.
  10. ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS: For the names of the winners, please send a self-addressed, stamped, business size envelope to: South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union, 7800 SW 117th Ave, Miami, FL 33183. Requests must be postmarked no later than January 29th, 2021.