Premium Visa Signature Cards Now Available at Baxter Credit Union
June 1, 2011 - Vernon Hills, IL Baxter Credit Union (BCU) has launched the Visa Signature® card, a new credit card with extraordinary benefits and superior rewards. Designed to appeal to the active user, this card is an ideal card to complement and enhance the credit card experience of frequent travelers and busy households alike.
The card features no pre-set spending limit, which will give BCU members the convenient spending flexibility, which is very competitive in todays marketplace. The card has a low, fixed APR ranging from 8.90% to 10.50%. Perhaps best of all are the generous privileges cardholders receive such as 24-Hour Signature Concierge Service, exclusive hotel, airline, shopping, and car rental discounts, special fine dining and sporting event pricing, 90 day purchase protection, no international transaction fees, travel and emergency assistance, enhanced rewards points earning and more.
New cardholders will earn 10,000 CU Rewards upon activating the card, one point per dollar on regular purchases, and double points on everyday purchases like groceries, gas, and restaurants. Visa Signature users who spend $50,000 annually will be awarded 10,000 bonus CURewards points at year end, plus the ability to earn 2 additional points per dollar spent on hotel and airlines.
BCU is the second credit union in the country to offer this prestigious VISA card to its membership. Offering a product that is so relevant and timely for todays consumers, is another example of how BCU consistently strives to obtain the best for its membership, said Michael G. Valentine, CEO. The VISA Signature card will save our members money while providing unparalleled convenience and benefits.
With over $1.4 Billion in assets, BCU currently serves more than 140,000 members throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Formed in 1981 and headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois, BCU is a not-for-profit, member-owned credit union known for competitive rates, low fees, and state-of-the-art services. Membership is open to several prestigious companies around the country, as well as anyone who lives or works in select counties throughout the Chicagoland area.