Q: What responses are you receiving from the students?
A: They are excited to learn about personal finances and how to handle money responsibly now and in the future. They love the technology-based products such as mobile banking, mobile deposit, and online account opening, as well as the custom debit card where they get to choose what image is printed on the face of their card.
Q: What else is involved?
A: We are offering each of these students our IQ “Intelligent Checking” account. It provides online, enrollment, mobile banking, mobile deposit, personalized debit card, refunded ATM charges up to $10 a month. We also match up to $25 of the initial deposit and another $25 more if the parent signs up for EZ Allowance.
PAULA BURKES, BUSINESS WRITER