Hemet Resident Wins $500 for Using Altura Debit Card

Posted on July 23, 2013

(Riverside, Calif.) July 23, 2013 – Carrie Winge, a Hemet resident and member of Altura Credit Union, recently won $500 for simply using her Altura Visa® Debit Card to make a purchase. Altura created this monthly promotion, that runs through the end of the year, to get the word out about the convenience of its Visa Debit Card.

Winge won the June drawing. The 25-year-old works in the healthcare industry in San Jacinto. She has been a member of Altura since 2007 and conducts most of her financial business with Altura’s West Hemet branch.

With Altura’s ‘You’re Gonna Love This Card!’ promotion, every time an Altura Credit Union Member makes a purchase using their Altura Debit Card they are entered for a chance to win a $500 cash prize. The more a Member swipes a card for purchases, the more times they are entered to win. One winner will be drawn each month through December.

To be eligible for this promotion, members need an Altura Visa Debit Card and a checking account. They also must register their card through Altura’s website to participate in the promotion.

Altura Credit Union’s products and services are available to its members. Individuals can join Altura for a one-time membership fee of $10. Membership is open to persons who live, work, attend school or worship in Riverside and San Diego counties and selected cities in San Bernardino and Orange counties. As a credit union, Altura is a non-for-profit financial cooperative owned by its members.

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Cassie Winge of Hemet, right, receives her check for $500 from Irene Simone, manager of Altura Credit Union’s branch in West Hemet. Winge won the $500 from Altura for simply using her Altura Visa Debit Card to make a purchase. It’s part of a year-long promotion to get the word out about the convenience of using Altura’s Visa Debit Card for everyday purchases.

Altura is very proud of its 56 years of service to Members in the Inland Empire. Today Altura is open to anyone who lives, works, attends school or worships in Riverside and San Diego counties, as well as selected cities in Orange and San Bernardino counties. Altura Credit Union, www.alturacu.com, has been recognized with the California Award for Performance Excellence (CAPE), the state’s equivalent of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Today, Altura Credit Union 86,500 members and has $718.14 million in total assets. For more information on Altura, visit our website, www.alturacu.com, or call 1-888-883-7228.