Getting Married

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Memorable Moments: Getting Married

Congratulations to the bride and groom! Before you cut the cake, let us help you financially prepare for your new life together.

Visit your nearest First Federal Bank branch in July to:

  • Enter our Giveaway: Visit our branches to enter for a chance to win $500 
  • Get Financial Advice: Ask for advice to help financially prepare for your next chapter
  • Find Helpful Resources:  Get a wedding tip sheet from us in person or find resources on our site  

Enter for a Chance to Win $500 

All month long you can enter a random drawing for a chance to win $500 by random drawing at our branches in OH, MI and IN. While you're there, ask our friendly staff for a tip sheet to help you financially prepare for this big milestone.

Get financial tips on:

  • Budgeting
  • Money Management
  • Saving for the Future
  • Insurance Options
  • Helpful Tools from First Federal Bank

There are many big changes that happen before, during and after a wedding. When you are ready to talk about this next phase, come in together and we’ll be here to help you prepare for all of your future Memorable Moments.

Helpful Resources 






Eligibility: The First Federal Bank of the Midwest’s MEMORABLE MOMENTS - Marriage sweepstakes is open only to those who are 18 years old or older at the time of entry. This sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of Ohio, Michigan and Indiana and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of First Federal Bank of the Midwest (the “Sponsor”) or its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the sweepstakes. The sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

Sweepstakes Entry Period: Entries will be accepted in person at any First Federal Bank office on July 16th, 2018 and ending July 31, 2018. Limit one (1) entry per, person per day. 

How to Enter: To enter the sweepstakes, visit any First Federal Bank location and complete an entry slip.  Entrant must submit their name, a valid email address and phone number to First Federal Bank of the Midwest to enter.

Prizes: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive $500 cash.  No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for First Federal Bank of the Midwest to use winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be decided by random drawing to be held on August 3, 2018. Winners will be notified by phone on August 3, 2018.  If the winner is unresponsive to First Federal Bank of the Midwest’s emails about prize fulfillment after three (3) business days, they will forfeit their prize. First Federal Bank of the Midwest shall have no liability for a winners' failure to receive notices due to winners' spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners' provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited, and an alternate winner may be selected.

The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER'S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Rights Granted by you: By entering this contest you understand that First Federal Bank of the Midwest, anyone acting on behalf of First Federal Bank of the Midwest or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.

Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of First Federal Bank of the Midwest as final and binding.

Terms: First Federal Bank of the Midwest reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, First Federal Bank of the Midwest may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by First Federal Bank of the Midwest. First Federal Bank of the Midwest reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. First Federal Bank of the Midwest has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason.

Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made First Federal Bank reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless First Federal Bank of the Midwest and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant's participation in the sweepstakes and/or their acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND OH, IN, MI WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Ohio having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Privacy Policy:  Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the First Federal Bank website.

Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner's name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: First Federal Bank, ATTN: Marketing, 601 Clinton Street, Defiance, OH 43512. Requests must be received no later than August 5, 2018.

Sponsor:  The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is First Federal Bank of the Midwest, PO Box 248, Defiance, OH 43512. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram. You are providing your information to First Federal Bank of the Midwest and not to Facebook, LinkedIn or any other corporation. The information you provide will only be used by First Federal Bank of the Midwest. For more information about this sweepstakes, please email