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Come join the fun!  Just by using your MVFCU VISA debit or credit card, you're automatically entered with every purchase of $50 or more.

Every Friday someone will win $500!  The more you use your card, the greater chance you have of winning! 

Christmas winner$1,000 CAROLYN VAN HOOGSTRATEN!!!

What would make waking up on Christmas morning even more special?

What about waking up to an extra $1,000!!! That’s exactly how Carolyn’s morning went.

When she saw the number on Caller ID she thought to herself, what did I do? So imaging her shock when she found out she won more money than she ever won before ... even in Vegas.


The Season of Giving continues this week as another unsuspecting member was surprised with $500. AND, she is paying it forward with a donation to a program that assists older Alaskans.

There’s still time for you to WIN. Keep using those MVFCU VISA cards and maybe we will be calling you next!!! 


There’s nothing like listening to the excitement and plans from our winners for their extra $500, and this week is full of “vision and music”.




$500 Fridays gives MVFCU the opportunity to brighten someone’s week!

This week we were able to surprise Pamela with $500 and it seemed to start a chain of good luck for her that couldn't have happened at a better time.


fall week 5 winnerCongratulations to Bill Ward!!!! 

 A few weeks ago when Bill learned of our $500 Fridays promotion he thought to himself that no one actually wins these things. So imagine his surprise when he learned he was this week's winner, and not only that, but that he won our

Continuing the Spirit of Giving, he plans to spoil his family a little bit more this holiday season with his winnings.


fall week 4 winnerCONGRATULATIONS to this week’s WINNER Lee!!! 

Never having won anything like this before, Lee was very happy and surprised when we contacted him. With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, he plans on spending his $500 cash prize on the Holidays.

Don’t forget that next week you could win BIG with our Black Friday double winnings for a GRAND TOTAL of $1000. So keep swiping and maybe we’ll be calling YOU!!!  

fall week 4 winnerIt is another GREAT $500 Friday at MVFCU!

Congratulations to Stacy, this week's $500 Friday WINNER!!! 

Stacy will be using the $500 to give the Christmas season a boost this year for family and Friends. 


fall week 2 winnerThe email from this weeks winner says it all about the MVFCUway.

"I truly can’t thank you enough. I am forever grateful to all of you for this. In a time where things are just tough for everyone, this has been such a sign of welcomed relief in a year of hardships." 


fall week 1 winnerThe wait is finally over - $500 FRIDAYS HAS RETURNED!!!

Join MVFCU in congratulating James on being the October 30, 2020 Winner. When asked how he'll spend his money, James reminded us that it's not always about instant gratification. He is saving it for a rainy day.


Official Rules500 fridays winners

By entering the Promotion, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Members will automatically receive one (1) entry into the weekly drawing for each Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union Visa® debit card transaction greater or equal to $50.00 (fifty) dollars that posts during that week, and two (2) entries for each Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union Visa® credit card transaction greater than or equal to $50.00 (fifty) dollars that posts during that week. ATM cash advances and payments are excluded from entry. Individuals may also enter one time per week by providing name, address, email address and phone number on a 3x5 card and mailing it to:
Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union
Attention: $500 FRIDAY
1020 S. Bailey Street
Palmer, Alaska 99645.

Promotion will run from October 18, 2020 through December 26, 2020.  Weekly schedule as follows:


Week # Eligibility Week Days Winner Drawn Winner Announced
1 October 18 – 24 Monday, October 26 Friday, October 30
2 October 25 – 31 Monday, November 2 Friday, November 6
3 November 1 – 7 Monday, November 9 Friday, November 13
4 November 8 - 14 Monday, November 16 Friday, November 20
5 November 15 - 21 Monday, November 23 Friday, November 27
6 November 22 – 28 Monday, November 30 Friday, December 4
7 November 29 - December 5 Monday, December 7 Friday, December 11
8 December 6 – 12 Monday, December 14 Friday, December 18
9 December 13 – 19 Monday, December 21 Friday, December 25
10 December 20 - 26 Monday, December 28 Friday, January 1

Entries for each weekly drawing will be for transactions posted between the first day of the week (Sunday) and the last day of the same week (Saturday) prior to the drawing. Entries will also include 3x5 card entries received between the first day of the week (Sunday) and the last day of the same week (Saturday) prior to the drawing.

There will be one (1) winner each week who will receive $500. Weekly winners will be randomly selected from eligible participants on the first business day after the close of the weekly period. Winners will be contacted by phone. After acceptance of the prize, $500 will be deposited into the winner’s savings account at Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union. If the winner does not have a savings account at MVFCU, a check will be generated and provided to the winner. If a non-member is drawn through 3x5 card entry, tax reporting information will be collected as a condition of winning. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes. The prize cannot be exchanged for cash and is not transferable or assignable. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.

The drawing is void where prohibited or restricted by law and is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. All winners agree to the use of their names and likenesses in publicity without notice or any additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering this promotion, the winners acknowledge that Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union has the right to publicize and broadcast their name, voice, and likeness, the fact that they won, and all matters incidental thereto. By entering this promotion, each entrant releases Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union and its respective directors, officers, employees, agents, and subsidiaries from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands arising from or in connection with its lawful actions in conducting the promotion. Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this promotion, in its entirety or in part, should tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper play of the promotion.

Open to all members in good standing (have not caused the credit union a loss) who qualify under the entry rules above. Officers, Directors, and Employees of the Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union are not eligible. Must be 18 years or older at the time of drawing.

This contest is sponsored by Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union, 1020 S. Bailey, Palmer, Alaska 99645. To request a list of winners, mail a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union, 1020 S. Bailey, Palmer, Alaska 99645, Attn: $500 FRIDAY.