Riverside resident wins $500 from Altura Credit Union

RIVERSIDE, CA (November 18, 2013) — Riverside resident Cody Matthews recently won $500 from Altura Credit Union in its ‘You’re Gonna Love This Card!’ debit card promotion.  To be eligible for this promotion, members need an Altura Visa Debit Card and a checking account.

Matthews, 23, was entered to win by simply using his Altura Visa® Debit Card to make a purchase.  It’s part of a year-long promotion to show how easy it is to use the Altura Visa Debit Card to make everyday purchases.  Matthews opened his iChecking Account, which is designed specifically for young adults and includes a debit card, about a year ago.

To participate in the promotion, Altura members must register their debit card at an Altura branch or by calling the Member Service Center (1-888-883-7228). Then every time they make a purchase using their Altura Debit Card they have a chance to win the monthly $500 cash prize.  The more a member swipes a card for purchases, the more times they are entered to win.  One winner will be drawn each month through December.

Altura Credit Union’s products and services are available to its members. Individuals can join Altura for a one-time membership fee of $10.  Membership is open to persons who live, work, attend school or worship in Riverside and San Diego counties and selected cities in San Bernardino and Orange counties.  As a credit union, Altura is a non-for-profit financial cooperative owned by its members.

Altura is very proud of its 56 years of service to Members in the Inland Empire.  Today Altura is open to anyone who lives, works, attends school or worships in Riverside and San Diego counties, as well as selected cities in Orange and San Bernardino counties.  Altura Credit Union,, has been recognized with the California Award for Performance Excellence (CAPE), the state’s equivalent of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.  Today, Altura Credit Union has 85,500 members and $689.4 million in total assets.  For more information on Altura, visit our website,, or call 1-888-883-7228.

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