1st Mariner Bank Mobile Check Challenge Sweepstakes
1st Mariner Bank
1501 S. Clinton Street, 4th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21224
2. Eligible Participants:
Participation is limited to legal residents of Maryland. Officers, directors, employees and their families of 1st Mariner Bank, its parent company and its affiliates are not eligible to participate. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the sponsors, which are binding and final on matters relating to this sweepstakes.
3. How to Enter:
During the Promotion Period, eligible 1st Mariner Bank customers who use 1st Mariner Bank’s mobile deposit service will be automatically entered. . Each qualifying mobile deposit using this service will automatically be given one (1) Sweepstakes entry for the authorized user. A deposit is not considered qualified for the purposes of this Sweepstakes if the paying bank returns the deposited check for any reason. Only deposits submitted prior to the 4:00 pm EST processing cut off time on Friday, November 29, 2013 will qualify. The authorized user of the mobile deposit account used to participate will be deemed to be the entrant. The "authorized user" of a mobile deposit account is the natural person assigned the mobile deposit account holder by 1st Mariner Bank
Individuals may also enter the sweepstakes by sending a 3 x 5 postcard or letter that includes their first and last name, phone number, address, date of birth and email address. Each entry must be mailed separately, postmarked by November 30, 2013 and received by December 6, 2013. No photo copied or mechanically reproduced entries are permitted. Entries must be mailed to:
1st Mariner Bank | Mobile Deposit Sweepstakes
1501 S. Clinton Street, 4th Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21224
No purchase is required to participate in the 1st Mariner Bank Mobile Deposit Sweepstakes
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, misdirected or late delivery.
Illegible or incomplete entries will be discarded and ineligible.
4. Entry Errors/Tampering:
§ All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified. All entries become Sponsor’s property and will not be returned.
§ If for any reason the Sweepstakes cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to any printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, transmission failure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or if the Sweepstakes is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated before the original end date, to select the winners from among all eligible non-suspect entries received as of the date/time of termination. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify and prosecute any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry process or who enters using any automatic or programmed entry duplication method.
A random drawing, not open to the public, will be held on December 13, 2013 at 1st Mariner Bank.
One winner will be selected.
To be eligible, all entries must be received prior to 4:00 pm ET on November 29, 2013. Entries that are mailed must be post marked by November 29, 2013 received by December 6, 2013.
One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive $500.00 The winner of the Grand Prize will receive Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) or 1st Mariner Bank may substitute an equivalent value prize. Prize value is $500.00
7. General Terms:
Contest void where prohibited or restricted by law. Federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state (MD) and local laws and regulations. No substitutions of prizes are permitted except at the sole discretion of 1st Mariner Bank. By entering, contestants agree to abide by these official rules and the decisions of 1st Mariner Bank regarding all aspects of this promotion, which are final and binding. 1st Mariner Bank is not responsible for errors in any promotion-related materials. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for 1st Mariner Bank to use the winners' names and likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. This includes but is not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and the 1st Mariner Bank website. 1st Mariner Bank will retain all submitted contest material. By entering, contestants release and hold harmless 1st Mariner Bank, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers and employees and agents from all liability or any injuries of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in this promotion or acceptance or use of any prize. 1st Mariner Bank reserves the right to suspend, cancel or modify this promotion if fraud or any other causes beyond its control affects the integrity or fairness of the promotion, as determined by 1st Mariner Bank.
8. Odds of Winning:
The odds of winning are determined by the total number of participants and contest entries.
One contest winner will be notified using the contact information on file at 1st Mariner Bank or the information provided on the entry form.
Winners may pick up their prize,$500.00, at their preferred 1st Mariner Bank branch. When the winner picks up their prize from a 1st Mariner Bank branch, the winner will have his/ her photograph taken for promotional purposes. Cash prize will be awarded as a deposit via ACH into the winner’s 1st Mariner Bank deposit account (if entry was via Mobile Check Deposit) or via check if the winner is a non-account holder. Winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state, and local taxes on prize.
1st Mariner Bank will put forth every effort to reach the winner within seven (7) calendar days of the drawing. In the event that a potential winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days or is disqualified for any reason, 1st Mariner Bank will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.