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Midstates Bank

Official Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations

Midstates Bank Text Alert Sweepstakes Rule & Regulations


June 28, 2019 – July 31, 2019.

To Activate Text Alerts
  • If you haven't already, enroll in Online Banking.
  • Download the Midstates Bank Mobile App to your smartphone or tablet.
  • Log in to the App with your Online Banking ID and password.
  • Open the left navigation menu.
  • Tap "Text Banking" under the "Messaging" menu and then tap "Add Alert."
  • Select the type of alerts you'd like to receive.

Rule & Regulations

In order to enter MIDSTATES BANK’S Text Alert Sweepstakes, you must enter by the dates specified above and follow all instructions as set forth herein. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.

  • From June 28, 2019 through July 31, 2019, there will be eight (8) winners.  One (1) winner will be chosen from each Midstates Bank location. Locations include Avoca, Council Bluffs, Harlan, Kingsley, Le Mars, Missouri Valley, Mondamin, and Sergeant Bluff. Winners will be randomly chosen from eligible entries received on or before July 31, 2019.  Winners will be notified on August 5th and need not be present to win.
  • Eligible Entries:

    Automatic Entries

  1. Customer who sign up for Text Alerts through the Midstates Bank Mobile Banking App are eligible for automatic entry. Signing up for Text Alerts through any other means are not eligible and will not count as an entry.
  2. In order to automatically enter to win, you must sign up for Text Alerts through the Midstates Bank App before July 31st, 2019.
  3. Customers who are signed up to receive text alerts prior to June 28th, will automatically be entered to win.
  4. Signing up for Text Alerts in accordance with these rules will be considered entries for the primary owner of the account. Only one (1) entry per person.
  • Entry by Mail
  1. Mail in entries must be postmarked on or after June 28th, 2019 and received by 11:59 PM CT, July 31, 2019.
  2. n order to enter by mail, send a postcard with your name, address and telephone number to: Midstates Bank – Text Alert Sweepstakes, 812 Durant St, Harlan, IA 51537. To protect your privacy, we recommend that you send the 3x5 postcard to the above address in an envelope. Only one (1) mail-in entry per envelope will be accepted and only one (1) entry will be accepted per customer.
  • Winners will be notified by phone and/or mail and will be required to complete a W-9, an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, which must be signed and received within fourteen (14) days of the date mailed to the winner. If any prize notification or any prize is returned as undeliverable, the corresponding prize will be forfeited.
  • The prize will be available for pick up from any of our locations.
  • A participant can only enter one time and can only win one time. Prizes are not transferable.
  • All winners must be at least 18 years of age.
  • All Midstates Bank employees and immediate family members (spouse, children), are excluded from participating or winning the Text Alert Sweepstakes.
  • All taxes and other expenses not specified herein are the responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of a prize shall constitute permission to use the winner's name, hometown and likeness for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation.
  • Prizes and their estimated retail values are as follows: 8 gift baskets estimated value over $100 each.  There are no substitutions for prizes except as specifically set forth herein.  A winner may accept $100 cash prize in lieu of the gift basket.
  • Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of entries received.
  • Must be a U.S. resident to win.
  • No purchase necessary to enter the sweepstakes.
  • Midstates Bank is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, incomplete, illegible, misdirected or postage due mail. Facsimile, photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries will not be allowed. All entries become the property of Midstates Bank and will not be returned.
  • Midstates Bank reserves the right to disqualify any person it determines tampers with or acts fraudulently with respect to the entry process. In such case, Midstates Bank retains the right to take any and all steps available to it, including but not limited to, the return of the prize awarded.
  • For a complete list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after August 15th, 2019 to:

Midstates Bank– Text Alert Winners
PO Box 717

Harlan, IA 51537


**Subject to enrollment into Online Banking and Text Alert agreement and approval.


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