Photo Contest

Photo Contest








Show us your "selfie" at home with our Facebook photo contest. Just post a "selfie" photo of yourself in front of your home to our Facebook page between May 4, 2014, and May 31, 2014. Each week (from Sunday to Saturday), the photo with the most likes will win a River Valley Bank promotional item. We'll announce the winners each Sunday starting May 11 and ending June 1. 

Photo Contest Official Rules

Contest Deadline: May 31, 2014 11:59 p.m. CST

 Eligibility: No purchase, registration fee, payment, or monetary donation is required to enter or win the photo contest. The Promotion is open to individuals, eighteen (18) years of age or older except employees and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, mother-in-law, father-in-law) and members of the same household of River Valley Bank, its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates, (collectively, the “River Valley Bank” and individually, sometimes a “Sponsor”), and their advertising, promotional, and fulfillment agencies.

Entry Terms & Conditions/ River Valley Bank Photo Contest Official Rules: Photo entries will be accepted Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 12:01AM CST through Saturday, May 31, at 11:59PM CST. Any entries submitted after this time will not be considered. Entries should highlight the photo subject taking a photo of themselves in front of their home in some way and should be submitted in .jpeg format via the River Valley Bank Facebook page ( or via email to River Valley Bank will contact submitters through Facebook message for more information if needed.

You must be the sole owner of the copyright of any image submitted. Photographers retain the copyright to their photographs. Your submission of the photo is your guarantee that you are the author and copyright holder of the photo. In the event that ownership of any photograph submitted to River Valley Bank is contested in any manner, River Valley Bank retains the discretion to disqualify that photograph and discontinue use of the photograph. If people (recognizable) are in your photo you must have their permission to submit the photo. River Valley Bank will not assume liability for permissions not obtained. Photos containing obscene, provocative, or otherwise questionable content will not be considered and will be removed immediately and without notice. River Valley Bank retains sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content. By entering the contest, photographers agree to have their submitted photograph used by River Valley Bank without any fee or other form of compensation in any capacity River Valley wishes. Photos will be credited to the photographer named in the contest submission. One entry per person.

All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. These Official Rules shall be governed and enforced pursuant to the laws of the State of Wisconsin. The Promotion is void where prohibited by law.

Winner selection: Visitors to The River Valley Bank Facebook page will be able to vote for their favorite photo once each day beginning at 12:00 PM CST on May 4, 2014. Votes may also be sent to (one vote per person). Voting closes on May 31, 2014 at 11:59PM CST. Any votes made after this time will not be counted. Contest winners will be determined by number of “votes/likes” and emailed votes received. In the event the potential winner does not qualify, an alternate winner may be selected at River Valley Bank’s discretion from all remaining eligible entries received. All decisions of River Valley Bank are final and binding. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

Winner notification: Contest winners will be notified by Facebook message within forty-eight (48) hours of the entry closing date and announced via Facebook and a press release. If we are unable to contact any winner due to misspelling of your email address or entering a wrong phone number, the next photo with the most votes will be used as a replacement. By accepting a prize, the winner grants full permission to River Valley Bank, their officers, directors, employees, advertising and promotional agencies, and anyone authorized by any of them to use winner’s name, likeness, voice, photograph, videotaped footage, and biographical data, in whole or in part, in any and all media, for the purpose of advertising, publicity, and trade. The winner further agrees to the use of his/her name and likeness for such purposes without limitation and without any compensation whatsoever, except where prohibited by law.

Prizes will be as follows: Each week (Sunday through Saturday), the person who posts the photo to the River Valley Bank Facebook timeline that gets the most likes on Facebook will receive a River Valley promotional item valued at less than $10. Prizes will be mailed to the addresses submitted by the winners through a Facebook or email message or can be picked up at the winners’ preferred River Valley location.

Additional Terms and Conditions: By entering the Promotion, entrant agrees to full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules, the decisions of River Valley Bank, which are final and binding in all respects, and warrants that the entrant is eligible to participate in this Promotion.

River Valley Bank, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to suspend, cancel or modify the program without notice or liability if the integrity of the program is compromised in any manner as determined by River Valley Bank, or if the program is not capable of being conducted as intended by River Valley Bank.  River Valley Bank assumes no responsibility for any loss or damage to you, other individuals, families, or organizations with a specific need or to any other person’s computer relating to, or resulting from, entering accessing or downloading any information or software in connection with this program or others participating in the program. River Valley Bank and its agents are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, problems with the platform on which the program application runs, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by you for printing or typographical errors in any program-related materials, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this program, or by any human or other errors that may occur in connection with this program.


You release River Valley Bank, and its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, agents, employees, service providers, and all other associated with the development and execution of this program, from any and all liability with respect to, or in any was arising from, this program, including, but not limited to, any suspension, modification or cancellation of the program, including liability for personal injury, death, damages or loss. Furthermore, by participating in the program, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless River Valley Bank, it agents, service providers and their respective parents, and their subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, licensees, and assigns, and each of their directors, officers, agents, equity holders and employees, from and against any and all claims, losses, costs, damages, liabilities and costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) which arise out of any breach of these Official Rules.

Additional copies of these Official Rules may be obtained by visiting, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Photo Contest, Official Rules c/o River Valley Bank, Marketing Department, P.O. Box 777, Wausau, WI 54402-0777.

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