November 21, 2011
24/7 Card, a financial services company supported by world boxing champion and Philippine congressman Manny Pacquiao, today announced its powerful new 24/7 Visa® Prepaid Debit + Remit Card (“24/7 Card”). Consumers can now sign-up for 24/7 Card at www.247Card.com or by calling (888) 247-7400.
24/7 Card is a prepaid debit and remittance card designed for Filipinos and other immigrants living in the United States. The Smarter Way to Bank and Send Money™, 24/7 Card features a unique one-two combo “Debit + Remit” benefits in one card, offering the convenience of shopping, paying bills and sending money overseas directly from the card account – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Recipients can either pick up funds at any of 24/7 Card’s remittance partners throughout the Philippines; have the money deposited directly into a bank account; or have the money hand delivered to their home (where home delivery is available).
Adding cash to 24/7 Card is just as easy:
– by using free Direct Deposit;
– through 24/7 Card’s thousands of retailer partners throughout the United States; and
– by transferring from a bank account.
"We are proud to empower Filipino-Americans and other immigrants with a safer, more cost-effective way to send money to their loved ones in the Philippines and more than 20 other countries,” said 24/7 Card CEO, Lance Rosenzweig. “24/7 Cardholders will enjoy the convenience of shopping, paying bills and withdrawing from ATMs using one powerful card. This is a product that Filipinos and other immigrant communities have been waiting for. The wait is over: 24/7 Card is here.”
"I am honored to be the face and voice of 24/7 Card, which has the same mission as I do of enhancing the lives of Filipinos around the world,” Pacquiao said. “24/7 Card makes it easier and more affordable for global Filipinos to stay connected with – and financially support – their families back home, and that’s a great thing for our community. I’m very excited that Filipinos can now sign up and enjoy the benefits of their very own 24/7 Card.”
Enrolling in 24/7 Card is free and available online at www.247card.com or by calling 1-888-247-7400.
About 24/7 Card
24/7 Card (www.247card.com) is a financial services company headquartered in Los Angeles, with operations in Manila, Philippines. The company’s new 24/7 Visa Prepaid Debit + Remit Card was created to meet the personal financial needs of Filipinos and other immigrants in the United States. 24/7 Cardholders can safely and securely pay bills, remit money overseas and shop everywhere Visa Debit Cards are accepted – at home or on the road. 24/7 Card is supported by world boxing champion and Philippine congressman Manny Pacquiao. 24/7 Visa Card will be issued by Central National Bank & Trust Company of Enid, Oklahoma, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc.
About Manny Pacquiao
Born and raised in the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao is a professional boxer and Filipino politician. The first eight-division world champion, Pacquiao has won six world titles, including championship titles in eight weight classes. The current WBO Welterweight World Champion, Pacquiao was also named the “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s by the Boxing Writers Association of America. He is widely recognized as the number one pound-for-pound best boxer in the world. Pacquiao is deeply committed to improving quality of life for Filipinos around the world — a commitment he upholds as an elected representative in the House of Representatives in the Philippines.
About Central National Bank
Central National Bank, an FDIC-insured institution, is headquartered in Oklahoma, and is held by Central Services Corporation. There are eight locations throughout the state. The bank reported assets of over $514 million in 2011. Since 2000, CNB has been issuing and processing prepaid cards, and provides standard and custom card programs for employers, universities, financial institutions and other organizations. For more information about any of the Bank’s products, contact Erik Herrera at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 580-213-4406.
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