#truebluemoments Contest Rules


The object of the Contest is to create an original photo that showcases what people love about their homes, or moments they share at home (the “Entry"). You must post your Entry via a public Instagram or public Twitter account and include the hashtag #truebluemoments (the “Hashtag”), in accordance with these Official Rules to be eligible. One (1) or more representative(s) of Capitol Federal Savings Bank (the “Bank”) will randomly select one (1) winning Entry in accordance with these Official Rules.

Eligibility and Rules
Must be 18 years of age or older to qualify to win. The Contest entry period begins at 9:00 a.m. Central Time on October 7, 2013 and ends at 4:00 p.m. Central Time on November 27, 2013. The Bank’s computer is the official timekeeping device for the Contest. Limit one entry per eligible person. Employees of Capitol Federal, their subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotional agencies and their immediate families are not eligible to enter or win the prize.  Open to all legal United States residents, who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry.  Entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible or incomplete. Capitol Federal reserves the right to use any and all entrants’ names in Capitol Federal newsletters, web sites, social media sites and all other official company publications and media. Entries remain the property of Capitol Federal and will not be returned or acknowledged. Need not be present to win. Void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter
Submit your Entry and the Hashtag by posting a photo and tagging that picture with #truebluemoments on Instagram or Twitter. Entry shall be pursuant to the (a) Official Rules and (b) the Instagram Terms of Use available at http://instagram.com/about/legal/terms/ or Twitter Terms of Use available at https://twitter.com/tos.  To participate in this Contest, you must have a valid, public Instagram or valid, public Twitter account.  Only publicly viewable Instagram or Twitter images containing the Hashtag will be considered valid Entries.  If you do not have an Instagram or Twitter account, visit www.instagram.com or www.twitter.com.  Or you may download the free Instagram or Twitter application and register in accordance with the enrollment instructions for a free Instagram or Twitter account.

By fully completing and submitting all required information as directed you will be entered in the Contest.  Online entry only.  No other method of entry will be accepted.  Participants are solely responsible for Internet connectivity, software and/or hardware that may be required in order to create and/or submit any Entry.  The Bank is not responsible for Entries not received due to lost, failed, delayed, or interrupted connections or miscommunications, or other electronic malfunctions.  The Bank is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate Entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any human error that may occur in the processing of Contest Entries.  Limit one (1) Entry per person per Instagram or Twitter account.  In case of multiple entries received from any person or account, only the first Entry received from such person will be considered.  Instagram and Twitter Entrants will be the authorized Instagram or Twitter account holder at the time of Entry.  Entries containing false or fraudulent information will be disqualified.  Any Entry that does not comply with the Entry Requirements or otherwise with these Official Rules will be void, eliminated and not eligible for consideration.

Information collected from the entrants is subject to Capitol Federal’s privacy policy.

CONTENT RESTRICTIONS: Participants must not include any of the following content in any Entry: (i) pornography, adult-oriented content or any other sexually-explicit material; (ii) materials relating to lotteries or gambling; (iii) explicit language or content, images of violence, or promotion of illegal activities; (iv) content in violation of intellectual property rights or laws; (v) libelous, defamatory, disparaging, tortuous or slanderous materials; (vi) content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on Capitol Federal or their owners and employees; (vii) tobacco, alcohol or drugs; (viii) dangerous stunts; (ix) real weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, guns, knives or projectiles; (x) material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law, ordinance, or regulation; (xi) individuals under legal age of majority without providing a signed release from parent or legal guardian; (xii) audio and/or visual content owned by any third party (e.g., recorded music; pre-produced video, etc.); and (xiii) material that is unlawful, or otherwise in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Entry is created. Any Entry that does not comply with the foregoing, in the sole discretion of Sponsor, will be disqualified and eliminated from consideration.

Limitations of Liability
The Bank is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the contest or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions. The Bank assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or authorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Bank is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the contest. The Bank is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in connection with the contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Bank which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the contest, the Bank reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest.

One Prize (1) to be awarded to one (1) Grand Prize winner.  The Winner will receive one (1) Socialmatic instant camera, to be released in first quarter 2014 (Retail Value: $299.00) and one (1) Polaroid GL10 Instant 3/x4 Mobile Printer (Retail Value: $169.99).  

Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of entries received.  Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash, substituted or transferred.  Capitol Federal reserves the right to substitute any prize with anything else of equal or lesser value.  Winner is solely responsible for all applicable taxes and incidental expenses beyond the stated prize. The prize is expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and does not include sales taxes, gratuities or any other expenses.  Contest void where prohibited, licensed, restricted or taxed.  If any provision of this Contest shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or municipal law, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provision shall remain in full force and effect.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  Other restrictions may apply.  Capitol Federal cannot be held responsible for any form of liability in association with prize redemption or any activity related thereto. Any taxes or additional expenses associated with the awarded prizes will be the responsibility of the winners. 

Winner Selection
Winner will be selected by a Capitol Federal employee in a random drawing from all eligible entries on November 27, 2013 after 4:00 p.m. Central Time.  Winner will be notified by message via the Instagram or Twitter application or site and will be required to privately (through email, or other secure private means) provide his/her first and last name, phone number, address and other personal information necessary to receive the Prize. In the event that any potential winner does not respond to the Prize Notification within the Required Response Time or fails to provide The Bank all information necessary to receive the Prize, a disqualification and Prize forfeiture will result and, at The Bank's sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential winner shall be chosen from among all remaining eligible Entries.

PRIZE NOTIFICATION RESPONSE TIME: One hundred twenty (120) hours from the time of issuance of Prize Notification (as described above) (the “Required Response Time”).

For the name of the winner (available after October 1st, 2013), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Capitol Federal, Marketing Department, 700 S. Kansas Ave, Topeka KS 66603.

Sponsored by: Capitol Federal Savings, 700 S. Kansas Avenue,
Topeka, KS  66603.

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