Enter for a chance to win the ultimate prom prize from OU Credit Union. Complete the entry form below and submit your 150-word essay explaining how you’re planning on saving money for prom this year. Maybe you are having dinner at home rather than going out or are working a part-time job. Whatever you are doing, we want to hear your prom savings plan!
ONE winner will receive $250 deposited to his/her OU Credit Union savings account.
Make sure to double check your spelling and grammar, and submit your essay today! Contest ends March 31, 2017.
Official contest rules and guidelines
OU Credit Union's Cash for the Bash contest begins on February 1, 2017 (8:00 a.m. ET), and officially ends on March 31, 2017 (11:59 p.m. ET). All essays received will be reviewed and OU Credit Union will select one (1) winning entry from all qualifying entries. No phone-in or fax-in submissions will be accepted. Incomplete entry forms will be disqualified. One entry form per person. All entry forms must be original forms; no photocopies or duplications will be accepted. $250 cash will be deposited to the winner's Oakland University Credit Union Grizzly Saver account on April 19, 2017. Winner must be in good standing with the OU Credit Union. No delinquent loans or negative balances. Winner's photograph and/or essay submission may be published in OU Credit Union's marketing and promotional materials, and he/she may be interviewed by the media. To be considered, entrants must agree to sign a photo/audio/video release form to publish his/her name, image, voice, and essay submissions, and must agree to conduct interviews with various media.
Winner will be notified by telephone and/or email by April 5, 2017. Winner has five (5) business days to respond to OU Credit Union. Failure to respond by April 12, 2017, will result in the selection of a new winner. Immediate family members of employees and board members of OU Credit Union and any participating contest sponsor are not eligible to win. Liability for any applicable federal, state, or other taxes will be the sole responsibility of the winner and no prize will be awarded without receipt of the proper legal paperwork as determined by OU Credit Union.
Winner understands that the prize awarded may not be substituted or assigned. OU Credit Union is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, mutilated, or misdirected entries; entries not received in time for the selection of the winner; for technical hardware or software failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmission which may limit a user's ability to participate in this contest.
Entrants agree, by entering, that 1.) OU Credit Union may use (unless prohibited by law), if entrant is the winner, his/her name, city and state of residence, photograph, and/or likeness for advertising trade and/or any other purposes in any media now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission, or notification, and 2.) The aforementioned parties and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, representatives, and agents shall have no liability and will be held harmless by entrant for any claim, action, liability, loss, injury, or damage to entrant or any other person or entity, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to entrant or any other person or damage to personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of a prize and any travel or travel-related activity thereto or participation in this promotion. Winner consents to use his/her name in connection with the contest and all images are the exclusive property of OU Credit Union.
OU Credit Union reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, and/or terminate this contest should viruses, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, or other causes beyond the control of OU Credit Union corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of the contest. In case of such suspension or termination, a notice will be posted, and at OU Credit Union discretion, winners will be selected from eligible non-suspect entries received prior to event requiring such termination or suspension. OU Credit Union reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant if his/her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of the contest or fails to remain in good standing with OU Credit Union.
Oakland University Credit Union maintains the right to change or modify these rules at any time without notice. OUCU is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the contest, or in the announcement of any and all prizes.
By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules and to the decisions of the results of the contest, which will be final and binding in all respects.
Oakland University Credit Union is a licensed trade name for Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU). All legal documents and Federal Reserve transactions will be between you and MSUFCU. Michigan State University Federal Credit Union savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 by the NCUA and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. Specific features, rates, and fees of credit union services are subject to change without notice.