Official Contest Rules


Entries based on signature and/or PIN debit card purchases from April 13, 2015 through May 16, 2015. See us for details. No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win. Retail customers only. STAR employees and immediate family are not eligible.

Official rules: One randomly-selected winner will be drawn. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Starts 4/13/15. Ends 5/16/15. Open to legal residents of 50 US or DC, 18 or older as of 4/13/15. Subject to applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. No purchase necessary to enter/win. See rules for prize restrictions.

To Enter: 1.) Automatic entry via STAR MasterCard debit card signature and PIN purchases totaling $500 or more during promo period.  Prize will be awarded to primary account holder (per STAR’s records) named on account accessed for entry. 2.) Mail: Enter without purchase and receive one entry. Hand print name, complete mailing address, phone, age and “STAR 500” on a 3” x 5” paper and mail in a sealed, stamped and hand printed #10 envelope (limit of one entry per day) to Marketing, STAR Financial Bank, PO Box 11409, Fort Wayne, IN 46897-5806. Entries must be mailed separately, postmarked and received prior to 5/16/15. Photocopied, computer generated facsimiles, mechanically reproduced and mass entries void.

Winner selection: STAR will select one randomly-selected Prize Winner from all entries received throughout the debit card contest period. Prize drawing will occur 5/18/15. Winners will be notified by STAR by phone and/or mail within 48 hours of drawing. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit one prize per person, family or household. STAR employees and immediate family are not eligible for grand prize of two tickets to the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Tax Issues: STAR will report all prize winnings to the appropriate state and federal agencies as required by applicable law. Winners are responsible for all tax consequences (if any) of the prize(s).

Miscellaneous: No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or prize substitution except by STAR. Winners must execute and return a notarized Publicity Release within three days of issuance of notification. Sponsored by STAR Financial Bank, PO Box 11409, Fort Wayne, IN 46897-5806.