OKCU is Happy to Help!

The Happy to Help Stories contest has ended as of May 31, 2024. The contest winner has been notified. 

The Happy to Help Stories contest has ended as of May 31, 2024. The contest winner will be announced on Friday, June 28, 2024.

If you would like to submit a Happy to Help Story outside of the contest, we would love to hear it. Send any stories to [email protected].

Contest Official Rules

Who May Enter: At the time of your entry, you must be at least 21 years of age and be a legal resident of Oklahoma and of the United States. Employees and volunteers of OKCU, immediate family members (spouses, children, parents, in-laws and siblings) residing in their homes, may not enter.

How to Enter and Play: NO ACTUAL PURCHASE OR TRANSACTION IS REQUIRED to enter the Contest. Winner need not be present to win but must meet eligibility requirements. Fill out the official OKCU entry form to automatically be entered.

How to Play: To automatically be entered to win the Contest for $500, visit https://www.okcu.org/happy-to-help-contest and complete the form. The entry must be received by 3:00 pm on May 31, 2024. Must be an official OKCU entry form, no photocopies or reproductions will be accepted.

Prize: $500 will be awarded to one winner on Friday, June 28, 2024. The most unique and creative entry, as determined by the selection committee, will be chosen as the winner. Winners need not be present to win but must prove eligibility.

Notification of Winner: The winner will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. The winner will receive the CONTEST AGREEMENT for signature, upon, the winner’s return of this agreement to OKCU will the prize be awarded to the winner. Winner will have fourteen (14) days from notification to accept the prize. OKCU is not responsible for, or liable for, any inaccuracy in any information supplied by any entrant.

General Conditions: This Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law. All local, state and federal laws apply. By submitting an entry, each winner accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of OKCU, whose decisions shall be final. All entries become the property of the credit union.

All entries are subject to verification, and are automatically void and will be rejected if forged, altered, defaced, tampered with, mechanically reproduced, irregular in size, or if they contain errors or omissions.

The prize winner will be required to sign a CONTEST AGREEMENT prior to the delivery of the prize. This agreement is a release from liability and a consent to use the winner’s name, picture, likeness and/or voice for promotional and publicity purposes. Failure to do so will void such winner’s entry and such prize award will be void.

Tax liability, if any, is the sole responsibility of the winner. OKCU will file the appropriate forms with the appropriate tax authorities during the month of January, 2025, for the calendar year 2024, and the winner must certify that he or she is not subject to back-up withholding, or OKCU will follow the rules requiring back-up withholding.

OKCU and their agencies shall not be liable for any injury or damage related to or resulting from entering the Contest. By entering the Contest, entrants release and hold OKCU harmless from any and all damages and claims of any kind in connection with the Contest or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any prize.

By entering the Contest, each winner releases OKCU and any of their respective employees, directors, officers, affiliates and members, from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with this Contest or acceptance, use of or inability to use, or participation in or inability to participate in Contest or use of or inability to use any prize (including, without limitation, claims, suits, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.

Prizes may not be substituted, transferred or exchanged. If necessary, due to unavailability or circumstances beyond OKCU’s control, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded at the sole discretion of OKCU.

It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify the OKCU in writing if the entrant changes his/her phone number, e-mail and/or mailing address. OKCU shall not be liable for unsuccessful efforts to notify a winner.

By registering to enter the Contest, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules. The laws of the State of Oklahoma apply to and govern this Contest, and any claims must be raised and resolved in the State of Oklahoma.

OKCU shall not be liable for any prize winner’s loss or injury, whether to property, reputation or person, incurred as a result of participating in this Contest, winning in this Contest, or using any of the prizes awarded.

To obtain a written copy of these Official Rules, send a written request in a self-addressed stamped envelope to OKCU – Marketing PO Box 24027 Oklahoma City OK 73124.