*Official Rules for the 2019 First Hawaiian Bank Hawaii Staycation Sweepstakes for Consumer Credit Card Customers
No Purchase or Payment is Necessary To Enter Or Win. All entries, whether submitted by Participating Card Application, Participating Card Purchase, or Mail, have an equal chance of winning.
Eligibility: The 2019 First Hawaiian Bank Hawaii Staycation Sweepstakes for Consumer Credit Card Customers (“Sweepstakes”) is only open to legal residents of the State of Hawaii, 18 years of age or older prior to 5/1/19, except employees and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their respective spouses) and those living in the same household of employees of First Hawaiian Bank (“FHB”) (“Sponsor”) or any of its parent companies, affiliates, distributors, subsidiaries, advertising/promotion agencies or successors and assigns (“Affiliates”). All such ineligible parties, Sponsor, and Affiliates are collectively referred to herein as “Released Parties.” This Sweepstakes is subject to the terms and conditions herein and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside of Hawaii and where prohibited by law.
Participating Card. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, a Participating Card means one of the following First Hawaiian Bank consumer credit card products: Priority Rewards Credit Cards and Priority Destinations Credit Cards. Any business, commercial, or corporate cards, debit cards, or other consumer credit card not listed above are not eligible for participation in this Sweepstakes.
Promotion Period; How to Enter: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01AM Hawaii-Aleutian Time (“HST”) on 5/1/19 and ends at 11:59:59PM HST on 6/30/19 (“Promotion Period”). Eligible entrants may enter by submitting an entry (“Entry”) in one or more of the following three (3) methods during the Promotion Period:
- Approved Participating Card Application: Receive one (1) new customer sweepstakes entry by applying and being approved for a new Participating Card at a First Hawaiian Bank branch location, online at fhb.com, or via phone by calling toll free: (888) 844-4444 during the Promotion Period. Applications must be fully completed and submitted by June 30, 2019, and approved no later than July 10, 2019, in order to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Applications that are incomplete and/or received outside of the Promotion Period will not be eligible for a Sweepstakes entry. Following application approval, you may receive additional entries for Participating Card Purchases as indicated below.
- Participating Card Purchases: If you have a Participating Card, you will automatically receive one (1) entry for every qualified Participating Card purchase that occurs during the Promotion Period. If a Participating Card transaction occurs outside of the Promotion Period, you will not receive an entry for that transaction.
- Mail: To enter the Sweepstakes without an approved Participating Card application or a Participating Card purchase, you may receive one (1) entry by hand printing your name, complete mailing address, telephone number, date of birth, and the words “2019 First Hawaiian Bank Hawaii Staycation Sweepstakes” on a plain 3” x 5” piece of paper and mailing it in a sealed, stamped and hand printed #10 envelope to: 2019 First Hawaiian Bank Hawaii Staycation Sweepstakes , P.O. Box 1959, Honolulu, HI 96805. Enter as often as you wish by mail, but each entry must be mailed separately, must be postmarked by 6/30/19, and must be received by 7/10/19. No photocopied, computer generated facsimiles, mechanically reproduced, or mass entries permitted.
Ineligible Transactions and Cards. Participating Card purchase transactions that occur outside of the Promotion Period will not receive an entry. Account adjustment transactions/returns, PIN-based, international, Business Card and debit transactions, late payment fees, over-limit or over-draft fees, cash advances, annual fees, balance transfers and/or other fees assessed on your account, and the purchase of cash equivalents such as traveler’s checks, cashier’s checks, and money orders, are not eligible transactions for an automatic Sweepstakes entry. Entries from unauthorized Participating Card use or made with lost, stolen, or fraudulent Participating Cards are void. Only qualified purchases made with a Participating Card that is in good standing (i.e. not delinquent both at time of entry and at Prize Winner selection), and issued by FHB in the U.S. to an identifiable end user and that are processed and submitted through FHB’s transaction processing system during the Promotion Period are eligible for automatic entry.
No Limit on Eligible Entries; Odds. There is no limit to the number of valid entries an eligible consumer may receive during the Promotion Period, regardless of entry method. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
No Responsibility. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, incomplete, damaged, illegible, or otherwise defective or miscommunicated entries, regardless of the reason therefor.
Consent. Submission of an entry constitutes your consent to participate in this Sweepstakes and consent for Sponsor to obtain, use, and transfer your name, phone number, address and other details for Sweepstakes administration purposes. All entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. By entering, entrants agree to allow Sponsor to review and use account or other contact information as it relates to this Sweepstakes, and to be bound by these Official Rules and to the decisions of the Sponsor which will be final and binding in all respects.
Prize Winner Selection and Prize Notification: Four (4) Prize Winners will be selected in a random drawing: one (1) Prize Winner will be chosen from each county in the State of Hawaii: Honolulu, Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii. Selection of Prize Winners will be made on or about 7/22/19 from among all eligible entries received. In situations where the selected entry is an Approved Participating Card Application or a Participating Card Purchase, the Participating Card account must be open and in good standing (i.e. not delinquent) at the time of selection. The potential winners will be notified by telephone, email, and/or mail. In the event a winning entry was made using the Approved Participating Card Application and/or Participating Card Purchase method, the Prize will be awarded to the primary account holder (as determined by FHB’s account records) named on the account accessed by the Participating Card.
Four (4) Prizes: A total of four (4) Prizes will be awarded (each a “Prize Winner”), each prize consisting of a $2,000 gift card to a hotel located in the county in which the Prize Winner resides. Hotel choice for the winning gift card is at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize Winners must be 18 years of age or older and must satisfy the eligibility requirements specified in these Official Rules. Released Parties are not responsible for fulfillment of hotel gift card redemption. Prize Winners must comply with all hotel rules and regulations in connection with applicable prize. Gift cards may not be redeemed for cash, resold, or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and forfeiture of prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any reason in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Released Parties will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the Prize Winner’s reservation cancellation. Each Prize Winner is solely responsible for all income, federal, state and local taxes as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and redemption, including ground transportation and other miscellaneous expenses.
Miscellaneous: Prize Winners are required to notify Sponsor of prize acceptance by returning an executed Liability Release, Publicity Release, and other documents within seven (7) days of Sponsor’s notification or other time period determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Noncompliance with the foregoing or with these Official Rules, any prize notification being returned as non-deliverable, or Sponsor’s inability to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period may result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate winner being selected. Should a potential winner decline his/her prize for any reason whatsoever or not respond to the prize notification by the applicable response deadline, Sponsor shall have no further obligation to that potential winner and an alternate winner will be selected from among all remaining eligible Sweepstakes entries. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1.) Released Parties and their designees and assigns shall have the right and permission to use (unless prohibited by law) their name, voice, city/state of residence, biographical information, photograph, and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format, online or offline, now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission, or notification; and 2.) Released Parties and their designees and assigns and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives and agents shall have no liability and will be held harmless for any liability, loss, injury or death to entrant or any other person, including, without limitation, damage to personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize (including any travel or prize activity related thereto) or participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify and/or terminate this Sweepstakes in the event of any act, occurrence, or reason that it believes would corrupt the integrity, administration, or fairness of the Sweepstakes. Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the state of Hawaii. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Hawaii without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.
Sponsor: First Hawaiian Bank, 999 Bishop Street, Honolulu, HI 96813
Rules effective as of May 1, 2019