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60th Anniversary Sweepstakes Rules

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Eligibility: The Meriwest Credit Union “60th Anniversary” Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal U.S. residents who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of April 30, 2021. All employees and their spouses, agents and representatives of Meriwest Credit Union (the “Sponsor”) are ineligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes void where prohibited or restricted by law. Subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. By entering the Sweepstakes, participants agree to accept and be bound by all terms of these Official Rules.

How to Enter: There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period, (1) via and (2) by mail. Limit one entry per entrant. Entry via Qualified residents can visit “” and answer the question: “How has Meriwest Credit Union worked for me?” to enter. Entry by U.S. Mail: Eligible entrants may enter the Sweepstakes by mailing your answer and complete name, street address (no P.O. Boxes), city, state, ZIP code, day and evening telephone numbers (including area code), postage-paid to: Meriwest Credit Union ATTN: “60th ANNIVERSARY” Sweepstakes, 5615 Chesbro Ave., San Jose, CA 95123. To be entered into the Sweepstakes, mail-in entries must be postmarked by June 15, 2021. Mail-in entry will count as one (1) entry to the Sweepstakes and will have an equal chance of winning. By submitting an entry via the website or mail, you grant the Credit Union permission to use your name and answer in advertisements and/or promotions, including on the Meriwest Credit Union website and social media page(s), without further compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.

Prizes: At the end of the Sweepstakes Period, ten (10) winners will receive one (1) Amazon Gift Card, valued at $60.00. Prize(s) cannot be substituted for cash.

Odds of Winning: Odds of winning are based upon the number of entries that are received. Based upon the Sponsor’s estimation of 250 entries, odds of winning are 1 in 250.

Sweepstakes Period:  The Sweepstakes period begins on May 3, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. and ends on June 15, 2021 at 9:00 p.m. A Meriwest Credit Union Employee will notify winners on or around June 22, 2021 by phone, email or U.S. Mail. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

How to Win:  On or around June 22, 2021 a random drawing will be held to determine the winners. A Meriwest Credit Union employee will draw ten (10) random entries from all the eligible entries received in accordance with these Official Rules. If an entry is drawn, but judges are unable to determine the winner because of illegible writing or missing information, that entry will be disqualified and another entry will be randomly selected. The decision will be final and binding. The winners will be notified by phone, email or U.S. Mail and must meet all eligibility requirements, including the execution and return of all necessary releases and affidavits. If (i) the Sponsor is unable to contact the winner, (ii) the winner declines his or her prize, or (iii) the winner fails to comply with any of the Official Rules, such winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected by random drawing at the Sponsor’s discretion. By accepting the prize(s), the winner(s) grant the Sponsor the right to use his or her name, likeness, hometown and biographical information in advertising and promotion, including on Meriwest Credit Union’s website and social media page(s), without further compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges as final and binding in all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes. By accepting the prize(s), the winner(s) agree(s) to hold the Sponsor harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use of the prize(s). The winner(s) assume(s) all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of any prize(s).

Tax Issues:  Meriwest Credit Union will report the prize winnings to the appropriate state and federal agencies as required by applicable law. Winners are responsible for all tax consequences (if any) for the prize, and all other costs not specifically outlined above.

List of Winners:  For a list of winner(s) (no longer than 30 days after the Sweepstakes has concluded), please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to the Sponsor.

Sponsor: Meriwest Credit Union, 5615 Chesbro Avenue, San Jose, CA 95123. Federally Insured by NCUA. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or administered by San Jose Sharks, LLC and neither it nor any of its parent, affiliates, or subsidiaries will have any liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes or the prizes awarded.

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