MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2008--U.S. Bank will refund
fees for MoneyGram remittances to China made by U.S. Bank consumer
customers from any U.S. Bank branch. The free transfers will be
available from May 23 through July 31, 2008 in an effort to support
relief efforts for victims of the earthquake that hit Sichuan Province
in China on May 12.
Additionally, the U.S. Bancorp Foundation matches employee
contributions made to eligible charities located in the United States,
and it is reminding employees of this opportunity to double their
gifts in light of the earthquake in China.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $242 billion in assets, is the
parent company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The company operates 2,522 banking offices and 4,844
ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products
to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the
web at www.usbank.com.
CONTACT: U.S. Bank Media Relations
Teri Charest, 612-303-0732
SOURCE: U.S. Bank