NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: This social media contest is open only to those who comment or post their favorite ice cream topping on our Facebook/Instagram page and who are 18 years old as of the date of entry. Employees of Ixonia Bank, and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the social media contest. The social media contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Ixonia Bank as final and binding as it relates to the content of this social media contest.
3. Campaign/Contest Duration: Daily entries will be accepted online starting on August 9, 2022 at 8:00AM CST and ending August 11, 2022 at 12:00 PM CST. All daily contest posts will indicate when entries must be received by and will not exceed 48 hours from time of posting.
4. How to Enter: The social media contest must be entered by commenting on the desired promotion Facebook/Instagram post and following the instructions from the post. The entry must fulfill all contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Ixonia Bank. You may enter only once per post. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Ixonia Bank.
To enter without purchase: You may drop off at any Ixonia Bank location OR mail a 3” x 5” postcard with your name, email (optional), address, phone number, to: “Favorite Ice Cream Topping” Attn: Marketing, PO Box 110, Ixonia, WI 53036. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by August 11th to be eligible for the drawing. Enter once per business (up to 10); however, each entry must be mailed in a separate postmarked, stamped envelope. Entrants may enter only by using one of the entry methods described in these rules.
5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Social Media Contest (the “Winner”) will receive the prize included in the social media post. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Ixonia Bank. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Ixonia Bank’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Ixonia Bank to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of Ixonia Bank. Winner will be notified by Facebook Instant Messenger within five (5) business days following selection of Winner. Ixonia Bank shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 3 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this contest is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT IXONIA BANK’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SOCIAL MEDIA CONTEST, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this contest, You understand and agree that Ixonia Bank, anyone acting on behalf of Ixonia Bank, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the social media contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
9. Terms & Conditions: Ixonia Bank reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest should virus, bug, nonauthorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Ixonia Bank’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the social media contest. In such case, Ixonia Bank may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Ixonia Bank. Ixonia Bank reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Ixonia Bank has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the contest, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by contest rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Ixonia Bank reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent
permitted by law.
10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Ixonia Bank and its affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the social media contest and/or his/her/they acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
11. Disputes: THIS social media contest IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND WISCONSIN, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Wisconsin having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this social media contest). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, hand written, self-addressed envelope to: Ixonia Bank, PO BOX 110, Ixonia, WI 53036. Requests must be received no later than 8/22/2022.
14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the contest is Ixonia Bank, W1046 Marietta Avenue, PO BOX 110, Ixonia, WI 53036 USA.
15. Facebook / Instagram: The social media contest hosted by Ixonia Bank is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram.