Joint Base Lewis McChord – America’s Credit Union (ACU) is now rewarding its members for saving money and paying down debt with the innovative online financial rewards program SaveUp, a program distributed by CU Solutions Group.
“At America’s Credit Union, our mission is to provide superior service while assisting military members and employees to achieve financial security, their goals, and ultimately, their dreams,” comments ACU President/CEO Kenneth Leonard. “We are excited to provide a new financial resource for our members through SaveUp’s distinctive program to help motivate them to pay off their debt while saving money and earning rewards.”
Since 2012, SaveUp’s users have deposited $537 million into savings and paid down $364 million in debt. SaveUp uses game mechanics, financial education and real prizes to motivate people to make positive financial choices. CU Solutions Group and SaveUp are working together to bring this dynamic program to credit unions nationwide to help members build their wealth and reduce their debt. ACU is the most recent credit union to sign up for the SaveUp program.
“CU Solutions Group is thrilled to be able to offer this unique opportunity to the members of America’s Credit Union,” says David Adams, president and CEO of CU Solutions Group.
“We are excited to help military families and veterans succeed financially with SaveUp’s savings rewards programs.” says Priya Haji, co?founder and CEO of SaveUp. “SaveUp aims to help America’s Credit Union build deeper relationships with members through our innovative way of rewarding good financial choices and providing financial information.”
CU Solutions Group and SaveUp joined forces in the fall of 2012. To date, more than 40 credit unions nationwide have signed up for SaveUp to help their members save money and reduce their debt.
CU Solutions Group serves the credit union industry nationwide by offering essential solutions in four key areas: marketing, technology, membership enhancements and performance management. It was formed out of the combination of CU Village and HRN Management Group, and is owned by hundreds of investors made up of leagues, credit unions and credit union system organizations. Learn more at www.cusolutionsgroup.com,www.facebook.com/CUSolGroup or www.twitter.com/CUSolGroup.
SaveUp was founded in 2011 and is the first free nationwide rewards program that encourages Americans to save money, pay down debt and make positive financial changes. By partnering with major consumer brands and financial institutions, SaveUp gives users the opportunity to win exciting prizes for performing positive financial actions. Individual user information is secure on the site with bank level encryption. Intuit provides the back-end aggregation technology and SaveUp has completed a bank level security audit. Learn more at www.saveup.com/partners , www.saveup.com/prize-linked-savings, or www.saveup.com.
America’s Credit Union Providing financial services to thousands of military personnel and their families for over 60 years, ACU’s headquarters are located on Joint Base Lewis McChord. For more information about ACU visit www.youracu.org.