Mastercard – 2022 Priceless Surprises For Community Institutions – Win one (1) $1000 Mastercard Prepaid card (approximate retail value [“ARV”] = $1000 ea).
No purchase or payment necessary to enter or win. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning. PIN-based debit, international and Mastercard® corporate transactions not eligible for automatic entry. Entrants waive the ability to bring claims in a class action format.
For the purpose of this Sweeps: (1) all entries, whether submitted by using an eligible Mastercard as described below or by alternate means of entry (i.e., mail-in entry), have an equal chance of winning; and (2) Mastercard use includes purchase transactions initiated by Mastercard consumer debit, credit and small business cards, as described below.
Eligibility: The 2022 Priceless Surprises® for Community Institutions Sweepstakes (“Sweeps”) is open only to individuals who are Mastercard cardholders whose card was issued by a participating Mastercard financial institution (as described below) (“Card”) before 4/1/22, and who are legal permanent residents of the fifty (50) U.S. (including D.C.), and the legal age of majority (which is eighteen  in most states, but is nineteen  in Alabama and Nebraska and twenty-one  in Mississippi) in their state or jurisdiction of residence before 4/1/22. Void in Guam, Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law. Employees, officers and directors of Mastercard International Incorporated (“Mastercard” or “Sponsor”); participating Mastercard customer financial institutions, credit unions, alliances, processors (collectively, “Participating FIs”) (as outlined below); teamDigital Promotions, Inc. (“Administrator”); and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, distributors, subsidiaries, prize providers, advertising/promotion agencies and the immediate family members (i.e., spouses, parents, children, grandchildren and siblings and their respective spouses) and/or those living in the same household of any of the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win a prize in this Sweeps. Sponsor, Participating FIs, Administrator and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, distributors, subsidiaries, prize providers and advertising/promotion agencies are each a “Released Party” and shall hereinafter collectively be referred to as the “Released Parties.”
Participating FIs: See below for the full list of all 193 Participating FIs. In order to participate in the Sweeps, and be eligible to win a prize, entrant must be an eligible cardholder whose Mastercard account was opened by a Participating FIs before 4/1/22.
Promotion Period: Sweeps begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 4/1/22 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 12/31/22 (“Promo Period”) and consists of nine (9) separate, independent monthly entry periods (each a “Monthly Period”) as outlined in the chart below.
How to Enter: There are two (2) methods of entry:
To enter using your Card — you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the applicable Monthly Period outlined below each time you use your eligible Card to make an eligible signature-based purchase transaction during the Promo Period. Each entry will be entered into the appropriate Monthly Period drawing during which that transaction was made. Purchase transactions involving PIN-based debit, corporate and international transactions, account adjustment transactions/returns, late-payment fees, over-limit or overdraft transactions/fees, return-check fees, check reorder fees, ATM fees, cash advances, other transactions requiring a PIN for completion, monthly/annual fees, balance transfers and/or other fees assessed on your account are not eligible for automatic Sweeps entry. Entries from Mastercard corporate cards (other than small business card), unauthorized Card use or purchases or made with lost, stolen or fraudulent Cards are void. Only purchases made with an eligible Card for an account that is in good standing (both at time of entry and winner selection) and issued by Participating FI in the U.S. to an identifiable Cardholder (as set forth herein) and that are processed and submitted through Mastercard’s U.S. transaction processing system during the Promo Period are eligible for automatic entry; or
To enter by mail without making a purchase — to receive one (1) entry for the applicable Monthly Period, hand print your full name, complete mailing address, telephone number, date of birth and the first six (6) digits of your Card on a plain 3” x 5” piece of paper and mail it in a sealed, stamped and hand printed #10 envelope to: 2022 Priceless Surprises for Community Institutions Sweepstakes, 211 Greenwood Ave. 2-2, Promo 505, Bethel, CT 06801. Enter as often as you wish by mail, but each entry must be mailed separately, postmarked by the applicable postmark deadline and received by the applicable mail-in deadline for each Monthly Period (as set forth in the chart below).
There is no limit to the number of entries an eligible Cardholder may receive during the Promo Period (regardless of entry method). All entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor and other Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, illegible, late, misdirected, delayed, garbled, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, postage-due or mutilated entries or mail; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in transmission, third-party transaction classification, transaction processing, or communication; technical or mechanical malfunctions; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems; errors in these Official Rules, in any Sweeps-related advertisements or other materials; human-processing error; failures of electronic equipment, computer hardware or software; or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by equipment, programming used in this Sweeps, human error or otherwise. Use of any device to automate or subvert entry is prohibited and any entries received by such means will be void. No photocopied, computer-generated facsimiles, mechanically reproduced or mass entries permitted, and any entries received by such means will be void. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated entries are permitted, and any entries received by such means will be void. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any and all entries of an entrant who Sponsor believes has attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweeps.
Entry Periods and Selection of Winners:
Nine (9) Monthly Entry Periods: Potential Monthly Period winners will be selected in a total of nine (9) individual random monthly prize drawings (one  drawing for each Monthly Period throughout the Promo Period). There will be one (1) Grand Prize winner selected for each of the Monthly Period prize drawings: