Community Financial Institutions Leverage Buzz Points in Wake of COVID-19

Powerful platform supports local businesses, promotes loyalty, and drives non-interest income Buzz Points, Inc. is an Austin, TX-based fintech that offers an innovative rewards platform for community financial institutions. The flexible platform is frequently used to drive non-interest income, deposits and for loan acquisition, and is now demonstrating its ability to support the community’s local businesses […]

Shop Local Saturday Pledge

Buzz Points Secures Thousands of Pledges to Support Local Businesses this Holiday Season

Buzz Points Secures Thousands of Pledges to Support Local Businesses this Holiday Season Annual “Shop Local Saturday” promotion reminds consumers to shop locally this holiday season.   AUSTIN, Texas—November 10, 2018— Buzz Points, Inc. is an innovative platform solution for driving revenue and engagement at community banks and credit unions across the country. Each year, […]

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. […]

Four Reasons to Support Small Businesses on Saturday…and Every Day

The “go local” movement has gained significant traction over the past five years and is expected to continue its acceleration, given the preferences of emerging generations, like Millennials. This is evidenced in part by the continued growth of Shop Local Saturday™, which was created to draw attention to supporting small businesses across the country. Many […]

Five Ways to Localize Your Marketing Strategy

Connecting and engaging with cardholders is no easy task. 71% of Gen Y (18-34 year olds) would rather go to the dentist than listen to what their financial institutions are saying.1 To help bridge this communication gap, community financial institutions need to bring a more personal touch to their marketing strategies by utilizing their place […]