Buzz Points Users Donate Over 1 Million Points to Charity in 2016

In addition to working with local businesses, community financial institutions that offer Buzz Points can support local charities by giving their cardholders the option to redeem their points for a charitable donation. This December, we ran a contest among our partner CFIs to encourage charitable redemptions during the holiday season and the results were outstanding. […]


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 […]


Redeem For Charity Overview

With the recent completion of our “Redeem For Charity” competition, we were left with some pretty amazing numbers for donations of points to local charities. Our financial institution partners knocked this event out of the park! We wanted to take a moment and recognize the few who went above and finished atop their respective tracking […]