Hey guys and gals! So I’m sure you’ve read or heard recently about monthly fees on checking accounts…well there is good news for you here at Georgia’s Own! Georgia’s Own is proud to continue offering FREE All Access Checking* accounts! All Access a checking is one of the most convenient and competitive checking accounts on the market. In addition to a myriad of perks such as online banking and bill pay, access to over 71,000 surcharge-free ATMs, and dividends paid on every dollar, we also offer free check cards on every account and ScoreCard Rewards that accumulate with every purchase…not to mention every time you use your Visa card from now until December 27th, you will be entered to win a trip for you and 10 friends to Super Bowl XLVI.**
Every time you swipe your Georgia’s Own Check Card, you’re faced with a familiar choice: credit or debit? You’ve probably wondered, ‘What difference does it make?’ and continued with your transaction, but have you ever thought about the impact that everyday decision makes? You might be surprised to learn that choosing CREDIT actually does make a difference. When you select CREDIT and sign for your transaction, you’re protecting yourself with Georgia’s Own Credit Union’s Zero-Liability policy* and adding an extra layer of security to each purchase. Plus, all signature transactions earn ScoreCard® Reward Points, which add up quickly and can be redeemed for gift cards, jewelry, electronics, travel packages, and much, much more. And, three times as many merchants accept signature-based transactions, so the choice is clear!
To get in the swing of signing, we invite you to take part in The Sign-Off, where you can win an all-expense paid Caribbean Cruise for 4 OR the sum of all your signature transactions made throughout March and April!** Participating is simple: use your Georgia’s Own Check Card wherever possible and be sure to sign for each transaction. Each signature throughout the promotional period will automatically enter you to win, so increase your chances and sign for your purchases at the coffee shop, grocery store, fast food restaurants, the pharmacy – anywhere cards are accepted!
Here’s an extra tip: Don’t see an option for credit? Hit ‘cancel’ on the PIN screen to prompt the signature pad.
*Covers U.S.-issued cards only. Does not apply to ATM transactions, PIN transactions not processed by VISA, or certain commercial card transactions. Individual provisional credit amounts are provided on a provisional basis and may be withheld, delayed, limited, or rescinded based on factors such as gross negligence or fraud, delay in reporting unauthorized use, investigation and verification of claim and account standing and history. You must notify Georgia’s Own immediately of any unauthorized use. Transaction at issue must be posted to your account before provisional credit may be issued. For specific restrictions, contact Georgia’s Own Credit Union.
**Promotional Period: March 1-April 30, 2011. Signature transaction prize limited to $5,000. Cruise valued at $5,000. Visa ® Check Card must be issued by Georgia’s Own Credit Union. No purchase necessary.