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Get there with a Northeast Credit Union Checking Account.

Be automatically entered to win $10,0001 when you open a new Checking Account with at least $100 and Direct Deposit –or- $100 and 20 qualified2 Debit Card transactions per month.


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*Northeast Credit Union 2021 “Get There” Checking Sweepstakes Official Rules

The following promotion is intended for viewing in the United States and D.C. only (including territories, possessions, and commonwealths) and will be construed and evaluated according to United States laws.


Northeast Credit Union’s “Get There” Checking Sweepstakes offers a chance for eligible entrants to win ONE (1) Grand Prize of $10,000 at the culmination of the Promotion.

1. Terms and Conditions - By entering the Sweepstakes, you fully and unconditionally agree to abide by and accept these Official Rules. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in your disqualification from the Sweepstakes.

2. Sponsor – The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Northeast Credit Union, 100 Borthwick Avenue, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801 (the “Sponsor”).

3. Eligibility - The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States, who, at the time of entering the Sweepstakes are eighteen (18) years of age or older. All entrants must be natural persons. No entries from business entities accepted. Employees of NORTHEAST CU, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotional agencies, and their immediate family members and/or those living in same household are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Immediate family includes spouse, parents, siblings, children, stepparents, stepchildren, grandparents and grandchildren.

4. Sweepstakes Period- Sweepstakes begins on February 1, 2021 at 12:00 am Eastern Standard Time (EST) and ends on October 31st, 2021 at 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

5. How to Enter– No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win. There are (2) two Methods of Entry the Sweepstakes Promotional Period:

1. Automatic Entry. You will automatically receive ONE (1) Sweepstakes Entry for:

1. Each New Checking Account opened with a Minimum of $100 and Direct Deposit, –or–

2. Each New Checking Account opened with a Minimum of $100 and an average of 20 Qualified Debit Card Transactions per Month (ATM withdrawals do not apply) during the Promotional Period. Business Accounts will not be eligible. The Automatic Sweepstakes Entry will be submitted in the name of the Primary Account Holder.

2. Alternate Means of Entry. To Enter Without Opening a New Northeast Checking Account and Meeting Qualifying Criteria (above): Mail in ONE (1) 3 x 5 index card with your name, address, phone number and email address to: Northeast Credit Union, Attn. NORTHEAST CU “Get There” Checking Sweepstakes, Attn: Marketing Department, PO Box 1240, Portsmouth, NH 03802-1240. Entries must be received before 11:59:59PM EST on September 30, 2021. There is a limit of one entry per person/email address. Entries will be disqualified if they are late, incomplete and/or in excess of any stated entry limit. The use of any device or technique to automate participation in this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to, participation using any bot, macro, script, hack, on-line sweepstakes service or form-filling software (or any other devices or techniques intended to automate any part of participation in the Sweepstakes) is prohibited. Participation by any means which subvert the participation process as described herein will be void. Entries are void if unreadable, inaccurate, incomplete, mutilated, tampered with, forged, irregular in any way, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. If Sponsor or its designee, in its sole discretion, determines that any participant has used any device or technique to automate or subvert the participation process or participation limits, all participation by that participant will be void and future participation attempts by the participant at issue may be blocked. All submitted information becomes property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Any acknowledgment of receipt of entry does not constitute any representation as to eligibility, selection as a potential prize winner, or is it otherwise binding upon the Promotion Parties in any respect. Proof of submission of entry does not constitute proof of receipt of entry. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the entrant associated with any entry, the authorized account holder of the email account or phone number associated with the applicable Sweepstakes registration, at time of submission, will be deemed to be the entrant, as applicable. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the person who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor's/Administrator's satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible

6. How the Grand Prize Winner will be Determined- Sponsor will randomly select the potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize winner from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period, on or around November 15th, 2021. The winner will be notified in person, by email or by phone.

7. Grand Prize – ONE (1) Grand Prize Winner of $10,000.00 Prizes will be awarded to ONE (1) winner in the form of a check or direct deposit into their Northeast Credit Union Account if they so choose once they have completed the necessary documents (see notification section for details). The odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.

8. Notifying Winner -The potential Grand Prize Winner of $10,000.00 will be notified no later than December 8th, 2021 in person, via email or by phone of the Primary Account Holder information on file at NORTHEAST CU. Each potential Grand Prize winner will be required to sign and return a Declaration of Compliance, Liability Waiver and where not prohibited, a Publicity Release ("Declaration") which must be received by Sponsor, within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the Declaration or provide any other requested information within the required time period (if applicable), the potential winner forfeits his/her prize. Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. The $10,000 Grand Prize will be deposited into the account designated by the winner’s Primary Account Holder or presented by check. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.

9. Taxes - Prize(s) are considered taxable income, and winner(s) will be solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes. Winner(s) will receive appropriate tax form reflecting the amount they receive as a prize.

10. General Conditions- Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for all the prize offered herein. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

11. Release and Hold Harmless - By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold harmless NORTHEAST CU, its parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities, and each of their directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any damage, injury, expense, cost, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability that may arise in connection with the Sweepstakes, or resulting from acceptance and/or use of any prize, travel to or from any prize-related activity, participation in this Sweepstakes, and from any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, including, without limitation, personal injury, death, and/or property damage.

12. Publicity- Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes each winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

13. Entrant’s Personal Information- Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy which can be found at

14. Applicable Law - Any dispute arising from this Sweepstakes will be determined according to the laws of the State of New Hampshire and Maine, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and by entering the Sweepstakes, you fully consent to the personal jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in Rockingham County, New Hampshire and agree that such courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes.

15. Winner List- For the name of the prize winner, mail a separate, stamped, self-addressed envelope with a written request for information on the winner of this contest to: Northeast Credit Union, Attn. Marketing; PO Box 1240; Portsmouth, NH 03802-1240.

For more information, call (888) 436-1847 or write us at:
Northeast Credit Union
Attn: Marketing Department
PO Box 1240 Portsmouth, NH 03802-1240