FirstMerit Bank customers who sign up for online statements by 07.31.2013 will be entered into a drawing to win one of four Apple iPads. Click here for more information.
New York Community Bank customers who open a new My Community Interest Checking account by 07.12.2013 with $100 in new money will receive a $100 dining discount card. Click here for more information.
Capital One Bank’s Financial Literacy Challenge is a community program that encourages the spread of financial education throughout Long Island communities. Participants (schools, clubs, nonprofits, community groups, and branches of city, state, and local government) can submit their application by 06.14.2013 for a chance to be a part of the 2013-2014 program. Capital One will award 15-20 $5,000 grants that will be designated to financial education programs. Two additional $15,000 grants will go to the winners of the Financial Literacy Challenge. Over $10,000 in savings bonds and scholarship funds will also be awarded to children, adults, and volunteer program participants. Click here for more information.
Citibank customers who open a new Citigold Account Package by 07.31.2013 will receive 40,000 ThankYou points. To earn 30,000 points, customers must enroll the account in CitiThankYou Rewards, receive one direct deposit, and make one bill pay within the first 60 days of account opening. Customers can earn an additional 10,000 points by using the Citi app, Popmoney, or by signing up for online statements within the same 60 day window. Click here for more information.
Six Columbus, MO area banks (BancorpSouth, Regions Bank, BankFirst, Renasant Bank, Cadence Bank, and StateFarm Bank) are competing in The Duck Adoption Challenge to sell the most ducks for The Great Tombigbee Duck Race. The winning duck will win at least $5,000 with the possibility of winning up to $1,000,000. The race is to benefit Columbus-Lowndes Habitat for Humanity and will take place at The Columbus Riverwalk on 06.08.2013. The banks are encouraging the public to visit their branches to adopt a duck for $5 per duck. Click here for more information.
Alliant Credit Union will be giving away nine gift cards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to enable students to purchase computers during the National Education Program. To enter, applicants must describe, through any media, what they want to be when they grow up and how a computer will help them achieve that and submit their entry by 08.23.2013. Applicants must be Alliant members in good standing between the ages of 5 and 17. Click here for more information.