HOUSTON (12/23/08)--Credit unions can save on small business services such as logo, website, business card and brochure design through a partnership with CUTS Performance Marketing and Logoworks by HP. The partnership was announced last week. Logoworks provides small businesses with Web-based services to design, develop and print marketing collateral. “By adding Logoworks by HP to our product offering, CUTS will provide the opportunity for credit unions to make their websites a destination for member savings on critical small business services,” said Van Barker, CUTS senior vice president. CUTS Performance Marketing, based in Houston, provides tax preparation products and services to 1,000 credit unions nationwide.
LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. (12/23/08)--CU*NorthWest announced that it is offering its clients a new marketing service, Member Reach Plus, at no cost for two months. After the introductory period, credit unions can continue the service starting at $50 per week. Member Reach Plus uses core product tools from CU*NorthWest’s processing platform, CU*BASE. Contacts include targeted e-mail messages, Web banking and statement messages, postcards, e-newsletters and CU*TALK audio response. CU*NorthWest also will provide direct phone contact through Xtend’s call center operation, Xtension. Contacts are triggered by new memberships, loans close to payoff and tiered services. Xtend is a multi-owned credit union service organization in Grand Rapids, Mich. CU*NorthWest is a credit union service organization in Liberty Lake, Wash.