MINNEAPOLIS, Feb 19, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Molly Olson is the two-millionth
person to enroll for Internet Banking with U.S. Bank. Recently Olson, a U.S.
Bank customer from Roseville, Minn., received a Dell(R) Dimension XPS Gen 2
computer system valued at more than $2,600 during a celebration at U.S. Bank
corporate headquarters in Minneapolis.
"It's very exciting to reach our two-million mark and be able to reward Molly in
such a wonderful way," said Linda Garner, senior vice president of U.S. Bank
Internet Banking. "Banking online allows customers the security and variety of
banking in a traditional branch with the added convenience of banking on their
Garner added, "Customers can access their accounts, transfer funds, view their
billing statements and even pay bills without the complication of purchasing or
installing software. Plus, it's free."
Olson is employed with a local nonprofit organization, the Center for Parental
Responsibility, based in Little Canada, Minn. Her new computer will be put to
good use at the nonprofit, which until recently was in the market for a computer
to assist them with helping others.
U.S. Bank offers a comprehensive checking account package that includes:
U.S. Bank Free Checking - With U.S. Bank Free Checking, there are no minimum
balance requirements and no monthly fees. Plus checking account holders can
enjoy the convenience of more than 2,200 U.S. Bank branches and 4,425 ATMs
Check Card with Rewards - U.S. Bank customers can use their check card at
millions of locations that accept Visa(R) debit cards worldwide. And with our
exclusive Checking That Pays(R) reward programs, customers earn rewards every
time they make a purchase (non-PIN).
Free Internet Banking - With Free Internet Banking, U.S. Bank customers can bank
when and where they want and manage their finances on their schedule - 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week. Customers can view account history and balances, transfer
funds between U.S. Bank accounts and apply for additional accounts or credit
cards. In addition, Speer & Associates, Inc. and Gomez, Inc., two Internet
quality measurement groups, have both individually recognized the highly ranked
U.S. Bank Internet Banking site for its wide breadth of applications and ease of
Free Internet Bill Pay - U.S. Bank makes paying your bills even easier with free
Internet bill pay. U.S. Bank Internet Bill Pay lets customers receive, review
and pay all their bills online, quickly and easily any time they want, 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week in a secure environment.
Free Online Statements - Customers can now elect to receive their statements
online rather than through the mail, for free. Electronic versions of the
statements can be viewed, printed and downloaded directly to your computer.
U.S. Bancorp, with assets in excess of $189 billion, is the 8th largest
financial services holding company in the United States. The company operates
2,243 banking offices and 4,425 ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of
banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services
products to consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is home of the
Five Star Service Guarantee which assures customers of certain key banking
benefits and services or customers will be paid for their inconvenience. U.S.
Bancorp is the parent company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at
Editor's Note: Photo available upon request
SOURCE: U.S. Bank
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Karen Greenwood, 612-303-0731
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