Uses Firethorn Mobile Banking
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 29, 2009--
U.S. Bank has launched the Mobile Wallet, its new free downloadable
mobile banking application that allows more convenient banking access on
the go to its customers. The bank is collaborating with Firethorn
Holdings, LLC, a Qualcomm company, to provide the technology behind the
The Mobile Wallet allows U.S. Bank customers to check balances, review
transaction history, transfer funds between accounts, check rewards
balances and view special offers from U.S. Bank.
The downloadable application is optimized and certified for a variety of
the most popular mobile devices, and U.S. Bank and Firethorn are adding
new supported devices each week.
“U.S. Bank is committed to building out the mobile channel for our
customers, and the addition of Firethorn’s mobile banking application to
our product set completes our suite of mobile offerings and maximizes
choice and flexibility for our customers,” said Mac McCullough,
executive vice president for the enterprise revenue office at U.S. Bank.
“Firethorn is a trusted provider to U.S. Bank and our collaborative
relationship positions us to be at the vanguard of new developments in
To register for the Mobile Wallet or to view a current list of supported
devices, U.S. Bank customers should visit usbank.com, log in to Internet
Banking, and select “Mobile Banking.”
The Mobile Wallet rounds out U.S. Bank’s selection of mobile banking
offerings, which also includes text message account alerts and a mobile
web site. Complete information is available at usbank.com/mobile.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $266 billion in assets, is the parent
company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the United
States. The company operates 2,850 banking offices and 5,173 ATMs in 24
states, 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 usbank.com.
Source: U.S. Bank
U.S. Bank Media Relations
Jennifer Wendt, 612-303-0731