Get Ready Do some stretches and make sure those walking shoes are on.
Get Set Keep your devices close so you’ll be out of the gate with the first clue.
Go Use your wits and knowledge of Boston to find one of 30 TCB envelopes with a $100* cash.
Deca-Double Down Even if you don’t find an envelope, you can be eligible for the TCB BostonTweet Sweepstakes $1,000* Grand Prize.
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Opening a new TCB eLife Checking** account by December 31st automatically enters you in our TCB BostonTweet Sweepstakes to win $1,000* more! Either:
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2: Enter the TCB BostonTweet Sweepstakes without opening an account by visiting a TCB branch in person by December 31st and completing an official entry form.
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*The Cooperative Bank BostonTweet Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void outside of the fifty (50) United States (“U.S.”) and the District of Columbia and where prohibited. The Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) will begin on December 7, 2016 at 12:00:01 AM ET and end on December 31, 2016 at 11:59:59 PM ET or at such time when all prizes have been claimed, whichever is sooner (“Sweepstakes Period”). If potential Winners are not determined by the end of the Sweepstakes Period, Prizes will not be awarded. Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants in the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. 1. ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal U.S. residents who are physically residing in one (1) of the fifty (50) U.S. or the District of Columbia and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the start of Sweepstakes Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and their spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Entities, as referenced herein, shall include The Cooperative Bank, Tom O’Keefe (@BostonTweet), 451 Marketing and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of Sweepstakes. 2. DESCRIPTION OF SWEEPSTAKES. This Sweepstakes offers multiple opportunities to win prizes. First, 30 envelopes containing $100 each will be hidden in public locations around Boston. Any eligible person who is the first to find an envelope wins the $100 prize. Second, a $1000 Grand Prize will be awarded by random drawing to one winner who enters in accordance with these rules. 3. HOW TO ENTER: To win one of the 30 envelopes containing $100: Be the first person to grab one of the envelopes hidden around Boston. Follow @BostonTweet on Twitter for hints on the locations of the hidden envelopes. There are two ways to enter for a chance to win the $1000 Grand Prize a) You may enter by completing the account opening process by either visiting (i) The Cooperative Bank’s website (www.thecooperativebank.com) or the Sweepstakes landing page – www.thecooperativebank.com/bostontweet) or (ii) a The Cooperative Bank branch location (201 Main Street, Charlestown, MA 02129; 36 Spring Street, West Roxbury, MA 02132; 40 Belgrade Avenue, Roslindale, MA 02131). b) You may also enter by filling out a written entry form, which is available (i) at each TCB branch location (201 Main Street, Charlestown, MA 02129; 36 Spring Street, West Roxbury, MA 02132; 40 Belgrade Avenue, Roslindale, MA 02131) or (ii) on The Cooperative Bank’s website (www.thecooperativebank.com). When you enter through the Website or through a branch location, you may be asked to consent to receive promotional emails and reminders for upcoming promotions and marketing information. Consenting to receive such emails is optional and does not have to be agreed to in order to be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes and does not improve your chances of winning. 4. If you post updates to or receive updates from twitter.com via SMS from your wireless phone, your wireless-service provider may charge you for each text message you send and receive. Please consult your wireless-service provider regarding its pricing plans. All terms and conditions of Twitter.com apply. 5. All decisions of Sponsor shall be final, binding, and cannot be appealed. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the Twitter account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned to a Twitter account by the Twitter Website. With written permission without additional compensation, Sponsor can use entrant’s name, Twitter user name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity. 6. PRIZES: There will be thirty (30) $100 prizes and one (1) Grand Prize of $1,000 available to be awarded (the “Prizes”) during the Sweepstakes Period. the total Approximate Retail Value of Prizes is $4,000.00. One Prize per person per household may be awarded during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a similar Prize (or Prize element) of comparable or greater value. All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner. 7. ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof may be subject to legal action by Sponsor, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be Tweeted by @BostonTweet. Sponsor 4 may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsor, or Sponsor’s agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). Sponsor reserves the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of Sweepstakes. 8. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its Commercial Arbitration Rules. The arbitration hearing shall take place in Boston, Massachusetts before a single arbitrator. Judgement on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this. 9. WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the names of Winners or a copy of these Official Rules, (Winners names available after December 31, 2016), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “The Cooperative Bank” C/o 451 Marketing, 100 North Washington Street, 4th Floor, MA 02114 (please specify “Official Rules” or “Winners List” on the outer envelope depending upon your request. Requests must be received by 1/10/17. 10. SPONSOR: The Cooperative Bank, 40 Belgrade Avenue, Roslindale, MA 02131. All rights reserved.
**eLife Checking details: $10 opening deposit to establish the account. No minimum balance requirement. Direct Deposit and eStatement enrollment are required to waive the $10 monthly maintenance fee. No foreign (non-TCB) ATM charges. Unlimited ATM surcharge fee rebates. Customers may write up to ten (10) checks per month at no cost/$0.50 per check thereafter. For complete contest rules please visit thecooperativebank.com/bostontweet.