Metro Awards $85,000 to Members with My Reward Checking

Chelsea, Mass. – (January 3, 2012) – Metro Credit Union awarded over $85,000 to its members at the end of 2011 in the form of a cash back bonus to My Reward Checking account holders. The total represents a reward  for every debit card purchase made during 2011.

This is the 3rd year that  Metro has paid a bonus to My Reward Checking account holders. Since 2008, the credit union has paid over $160,000 directly back to its members as a result of  this reward.

The My Reward Checking account from Metro is free with direct  deposit, and features cash back rewards, ATM fee refunds from all institutions,  and a linked My Reward Savings account that offers a high interest rate. For  more information on this and other accounts at Metro Credit Union, visit or call 877-MY-METRO.

About Metro Credit Union
Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $900 million in assets, and serves over 134,000 members. Established in 1926 and  based in Chelsea, Metro offers superior service and a full range of financial products, including investment and insurance offerings, for consumers and  businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro has thirteen branch offices  conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury. Metro is also a leader in workplace  banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.