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Welcome to the LoveMyCreditUnion.org Blog!


LoveMyCreditUnion.org is the home base for a member discount program called Invest in America (IIA). IIA was created in 2008 to help credit union members save on the products and services they use most from trusted U.S. partners.

We began with the Credit Union Member Discount from GM and soon grew to include the Sprint Credit Union Member Discount as well as savings programs from Dell, TurboTax, Jackson Hewitt, DIRECTV, Allied Van Lines and the TruStage Auto & Home Insurance Program. Plus, we offer our own discount partners Shop America and the Credit Union Auto Club.

Our blog is to keep you give you insider info on the latest discounts and share other ways to help you save. We hope you enjoy our blog and saving with IIA at LoveMyCreditUnion.org!

Friday, July 30, 2010

Shop America….it really pays off!

Invest in America has already gained the interest of credit union members with one of their newest partners, Shop America. In the past six weeks, over 11,000 credit union members have already visited Shop America!

You know your members already shop online, and Invest in America wants to reward your members just for shopping their favorite stores. It’s a fun and easy way to save money!

Through Shop America, credit union members have access to more than 1,200 online retailers, including some of the largest and most popular such as: Target, Nordstrom’s, Home Depot, Best Buy and Apple.

Shop America gives members major discounts when they shop and every time they earn $10 or more in cash back, they'll get a check as a thank you!

Don't let your members lose out by not hearing about this fantastic rewards program from your credit union. Visit http://www.lovemycreditunion.org/Invest_in_America_ShopAmerica_600.html for details on Shop America, marketing materials and information on other Member Rewards offers from Invest in America.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Credit Union Members save more with FTD

Whether your credit union members are celebrating a loved one's birthday, anniversary or Graduation, Invest in America wants them to save with FTD. They'll be happy knowing they made someone's day and saved $15 while doing it!

When members shop with FTD, they don't just have gorgeous flowers to choose from, but spa sets, chocolates, wine baskets and balloons as well. Plus, FTD offers a "Good as Gold" 7-Day Satisfaction Guarantee, promising that their flower arrangements will last at least 7 days - guaranteed. FTD also offers same day delivery through over 16,000 domestic retail florists and 45,000 international affiliates.

Credit Union members can receive $15 off each item they purchase by visiting the Invest in America website, and clicking the "Save" button.

Credit Unions are continually thinking of the needs of their members. When your credit union offers FTD and the other valuable discounts available though Invest in America, you're increasing the benefits of membership to your credit union - what could be more thoughtful than that?

Friday, July 16, 2010

Sprint wins Gold for Customer Experience

As an Invest in America partner, your credit union members can take advantage of discounted wireless services AND enjoy knowing that Sprint rates high in customer service.

Recently, Sprint was recognized as the Gold winner of the 2010 Gartner & 1to1 Media Customer Relationship Management Excellence Award in the Customer Experience category.

"We're proud to be recognized for our efforts in improving the customer experience," said Bob Johnson, Sprint's chief service officer. "Two years ago, our CEO Dan Hesse made improving the customer experience every employee's priority. Since then our focus has been squarely on improving our processes, performance management, and the quality and consistency of our interactions with customers. Whether it's when a customer is using our network, visiting a Sprint retail store or talking to a customer care agent, we'll continue to strive for great customer experiences from the moment someone signs up for service, and beyond."

Gartner & 1to1 Media CRM Excellence Awards highlight innovative companies that impact value through their customer relationship strategy and demonstrate excellence in delivering the customer experience. The winners were selected by a panel of judges, including Gartner analysts, 1to1 Media editorial staff and business and academic experts. To achieve this prominent award, Sprint demonstrated their enterprise-wide vision and how they were able to achieve a commitment and a focus on the ongoing enhancement of the entire customer experience, that ultimately results in an improvement to customer retention, satisfaction and loyalty.

As a credit union commited to the highest level of customer service, you can feel confident encouraging your members to try Sprint risk free for 30 days! Sprint's New Satisfaction Guaranteed Policy gives any credit union member opening a new line of service the chance to try Sprint for 30 days risk free. So if you're not completely satisfied, Sprint will refund or waive all fees associated with your new account.

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Credit Union Members Save on Wireless Services with Sprint

There has never been a better time for credit union members to save money on their wireless services.  As an Invest in America partner, Sprint offers phones, PDAs, push to talk, data service plans, music downloads, TV and more to credit union members at a discount with waived activation and upgrade fees.

Personal Services:
  • 10% discount on most Sprint monthly recurring charges
  • Waived application fee on new lines (approximately $36 in savings)
  • Waived upgrade fee (approximately $18 in savings)
  • Discounts on phones and accessories*
  • National rates with no roaming or long distance charges
  • Includes Any Mobile, Anytime Plan
Business Services:
 
  • 15% discount on most Sprint monthly recurring charges
  • Waived application fee on new lines (approximately $36 in savings)
  • Waived upgrade fee (approximately $18 in savings)
  • Discounts on phones and accessories*
  • National rates with no roaming or long distance charges
Plus through August 31st, credit union members who purchase any new Sprint handset and a 2-year agreement will receive a $25 coupon towards the purchase of any item from Inventory Planet which offers the most up-to-date merchandise from mobile accessories, games, gaming accessories, Bluetooth headsets and other special products.

Still not convinced?  Try Sprint risk free for 30 days!  Sprint's New Satisfaction Guaranteed Policy gives any credit union member opening a new line of service the chance to try Sprint for 30 days risk free.  So if you're not completely satisfied, Sprint will refund or waive all fees associated with your new account.

*Up to $150 off new phones and smart phones with 2-year service agreement or eligible upgrade.  **$25 coupon offer valid from July 1, 2010 through August 31, 2010.  Exclusively through Platinum Wireless while supplies last.  Must be a credit union member to qualify.