LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2005--U.S. Bank has
relocated its Churchill Downs full-service office to 700 Central
Avenue, next to the Churchill Downs gift shop. This branch is
relocating from its former temporary at 4520 Poplar Level Road.
Jackie Ayson, U.S. Bank Churchill Downs manager said, "We are
really excited to be in our new location in time for the Kentucky
Derby. Track personnel appreciate having a bank on grounds with
Spanish-speaking representatives who can explain various financial
services available such as Secure Money Transfer, an ATM card-based
international money transfer service specially designed to send money
anywhere in the world.
U.S. Bank at Churchill Downs has off-betting TVG facilities
throughout the year.
Ayson said U.S. Bank was one of the first financial institutions
in America to accept the Matricula Consular as a form of
identification along with the Individual Taxpayer Identification
Number (ITIN), which makes it easier for individuals with non-resident
status to open accounts. U.S. Bank offers a mortgage program called
American Dream is available, as well as a special small business loan
program called Capital! that was launched in conjunction with the
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
At the new branch, customers can open checking accounts with free
Internet bill pay, and conveniently transact business on savings, CDs,
IRAs and other investment opportunities, or get a loan for a car,
boat, home improvement or debt consolidation. We also have a Super ATM
just outside the branch that sells postage stamps and phone cards in
addition to handling banking transactions"
Ayson added that customers who take advantage of U.S. Bank
products and services can also take comfort in knowing that U.S. Bank
is home of the exclusive Five Star Service Guarantee, meaning business
will be efficient and accurate or the bank will pay customers $5.
The hours of the new U.S. Bank office reflect the hours of the
Churchill Downs Racetrack are Monday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with $198 billion in assets, is the 6th
largest financial holding company in the United States. The company
operates 2,377 banking offices and 4,654 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. U.S. Bancorp is home of the
Five Star Service Guarantee in which the company pays customers if
certain key banking benefits and services are not met. U.S. Bancorp is
the parent company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Lisa Clark, 608-877-7517
SOURCE: U.S. Bank