Buzz Points Joins the Symitar Vendor Integration Program

AUSTIN, Texas, June 28, 2016 – Buzz Points, Inc., the Austin, Texas-based rewards and marketing platform focused on furthering the “bank local, buy local” movement, has joined the Symitar® Vendor Integration Program (VIP). Symitar, a division of Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ: JKHY) and the recognized leader in core data processing and ancillary technology […]


Building A Community Brand: Rewards Program Creates A ‘Buzz’ Locally

Credit unions can seize on the “buy local” theme to extend their brand within the community by offering a local rewards program. One such rewards provider is Buzz Points, a CUNA Strategic Services alliance provider. It offers an integrated rewards and marketing platform that connects area merchants, community financial institutions, and consumers. Buzz Points users […]


3 Key Ingredients for a Strong Rewards Program

Did you know that 88% of consumers view rewards as a top priority when choosing where to bank1? In fact, nearly two thirds of consumers are willing to increase wallet share to take part in banking rewards programs2. Since megabanks have cut back on their rewards programs after the Durbin Amendment in 20113, the timing […]


A Massachusetts CU’s Buzz Points Rewards Program is Helping to Boost Non-Interest Income and Consolidate Accounts

UMassFive College Federal Credit Union ($388 million, Northampton, Massachusetts) recently ran a promotion that tied its Buzz Points program to its debit card. The goals of the promotion were to boost non-interest income and consolidate business. Buzz Points is a community-focused rewards and marketing platform that weaves the concept of gamification into every day spending […]