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Wellington, FL, United States, 2006/09/26 - Unlimited Diversity, Inc, a provider of prepaid products and services for BankFirst and MasterCard® International Incorporated, has announced the launch of the PODER Payroll MasterCard program - PODERonline.com.
The PODER MasterCard Card has been developed to provide important benefits for the real needs of the Hispanic immigrant in the United States. These benefits include the ability of being loaded and re-loaded by direct deposit of payroll of the PODER Payroll MasterCard cardholder, and when needed to load with cash, it can be done in tens of thousands of locations in the country that participate in the Green Dot® Financial Network, a nation wide network to re-load pre-paid cards.
The PODER MasterCard Card program is a complete set of services that have as its vertex a prepaid MasterCard card and a large portfolio of products to make life easier for the immigrants in the United States.The PODER MasterCard Card intends to help solve these problems, and to do so it has included the following benefits:
• Accidental Death for $10,000
• Accidental Medical Coverage for $125 per day in the hospital.
• Free Legal Advice in Spanish about commercial, labor, traffic tickets, immigration issues between other areas.
• Free Roadside Assistance in any vehicle that the PODER MasterCard cardholder is traveling.
• Ability to receive their salary by “Direct Deposit” onto the PODER MasterCard.
• Share money with family members and friends with a secondary PODER MasterCard that is given totally free of charge for a limited time only.
• Long Distance calling at wholesale prices.
• Pre-Paid cellular services.
• Nurse Hotline on health issues.
• Bill Payment Services.
• Discounts on Pharmacies, Car Rental, Attractions among others.
“Many products have been placed in the market intending to fulfill the needs of the Hispanic Community, but none has been built from the ground up” says Enrique Pallares, President of Unlimited Diversity, Inc.
The PODER MasterCard Card can be issued to any individual 18 years old and older, regardless if he/she has a bank account and regardless of their credit history. The only thing required is to provide basic information on the individual and a valid identification*.
*Obtaining Your Card: The USA PATRIOT Act is a federal law that requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify, and record information that identifies each person who opens a Card Account. What this means for you: When you open a Card Account, we will ask for your name, address, date of birth, and other information that will allow us to identify you. We may also ask to see your driver’s license or other identifying documents.
About Unlimited Diversity, Inc.
Unlimited Diversity, Inc. is a C-Corp owned and managed by minorities. Based in West Palm Beach, Florida we were incorporated exclusively for the purpose of developing the PODER Payroll MasterCard Card program. Unlimited Diversity, Inc. plans to develop additional products and services that will fulfill specific needs in the marketplace for minorities.
BankFirst is progressive bank specializing in reliable, innovative payment services and competitive deposit products for consumers nationwide. After over 75 years, BankFirst continues to provide innovative solutions by focusing on stored value cards and related services since 2001; BankFirst is now recognized as a leader and pioneer in this emerging industry. BankFirst is chartered in Sioux Falls, SD, with offices in neighboring Toronto and Brookings, SD, Chandler, AZ, and Minneapolis, MN.
About MasterCard International
MasterCard International is a leading global payments solutions company that provides a broad variety of innovative services in support of our global members’ credit, deposit access, electronic cash, business-to-business and related payment programs. MasterCard manages a family of well-known, widely accepted payment card brands including MasterCard®, Maestro® and Cirrus® and serves financial institutions, consumers and businesses in over 210 countries and territories. The MasterCard award-winning Priceless® advertising campaign is now seen in 105 countries and in 48 languages, giving the MasterCard brand a truly global reach and scope.
The PODER Payroll MasterCard Card (poderonline.com) is issued by BankFirst, Sioux Falls, SD; Member FDIC.