San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) April 07, 2012
USAA Bank and the American Legion Auxiliary have joined forces to introduce a customized credit card program for approximately 850,000 eligible Auxiliary members.
USAA Bank and the Auxiliary now offer the American Legion Auxiliary USAA Rewards™ World MasterCard® credit card to help support their community outreach programs and activities. USAA Bank makes a contribution to the Auxiliary with every new account opened and each time card holders make an eligible purchase.
"On behalf of our members, I would like to express our excitement about joining forces with USAA,” said Kris Nelson, national president of the American Legion Auxiliary. “I strongly encourage our members to take advantage of our relationship with USAA, which offers us more ways to support veterans, the military and their families."
“We're thrilled to be working with the American Legion Auxiliary to launch its co-branded credit card program,” said Nathan McKinley USAA vice president of military affinity. “USAA has been working with The American Legion for more than a year, and we are ecstatic to welcome the American Legion Auxiliary. We appreciate the entire American Legion organization and its support of veterans.”
To learn more about USAA and the Auxiliary, call 1-855-291-8ALA (8252) or visit usaa.com/ala.
About the American Legion Auxiliary
Founded in 1919, the Auxiliary is the world’s largest patriotic women’s service organization. In the spirit of service, not self, its mission is to support The American Legion and to honor the sacrifice of those who serve by enhancing the lives of veterans, military and their families at home and abroad. For God and country, it advocates for veterans, educates our citizens, mentors youth, and promotes patriotism, good citizenship, peace and security. The Auxiliary is a part of The American Legion Family, along with The American Legion, the Sons of The American Legion, and the American Legion Riders. To learn more about the Auxiliary, call 1-317-569-4500 or visit alaforveterans.org.
USAA provides insurance, banking, investment and retirement products and services to 8.8 million members of the U.S. military and their families. Known for its legendary commitment to its members, USAA is consistently recognized for outstanding service, employee well-being and financial strength. USAA membership is open to all who are serving or have honorably served our nation in the U.S. military – and their eligible family members. For more information about USAA, or to learn more about membership, visit usaa.com.