The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced changes to the requirement in the Credit CARD Act that will allow stay-at-home applicants to qualify for credit cards. The revised rule will allow card issuers to consider third-party income for stay-at-home spouses or partners who are 21 years or older. The amendment applies to all applicants, regardless of marital status, who have access to a working spouse or partner’s income. Click here for more information.
To enter Zions Bank's My Kids Savings Dream Contest for a chance to win $25, kids must draw a picture of what they are saving for and drop it off at any Zions Bank office by 05.25.2013. Each participating Zions Bank office will choose two drawings to receive $25 deposited into the winner's Kids Savings account. Click here for more information.
Fifth Third Bank is offering an introductory rate of 1.99% for the first 6 months on a home equity line of credit. After the introductory period, the rate will revert to Prime plus or minus a margin, depending on LTV. Introductory rate requires a maximum LTV of 80% and a $10,000 minimum credit line. Click here for more information.
Kish Bank customers who close a new mortgage by 06.30.2013 will receive a $300 Kish travel voucher or $150 cash. The $150 cash offer may also be used as a $150 credit towards closing costs. Customers must choose which offer they would like to receive at the time of application. Click here for more information.
Fulton Bank of New Jersey customers who open a checking account with debit card by 05.31.2013 will receive a companion airfare certificate. Click here for more information.
New York Community Bank customers who sign up for eStatements by 06.30.2013 will be automatically entered into a sweepstakes to win a $500 Apple gift card. Click here for more information.