WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - Jul 15, 2013) - Mountain America Credit Union was recently named among the top 100 U.S. debit and credit card issuers in the U.S. according to recent research from The Nilson Report. Mountain America was one of 24 credit unions to receive this recognition.

The report based out of California -- "Largest Issuers and Acquirers of Payment Cards Worldwide" -- stated that more than half of all credit, debit, and prepaid card transactions worldwide involving payment at merchants are generated by Visa cards.

"We're excited to be included on this list with other great financial leaders around the nation," said Tony Rasmussen, senior vice president of payments and business services for Mountain America. "Providing quality products and services to our members is one of our top priorities. We are able to do this by offering our members easy-to-use and convenient debit and credit cards."

Some of the card services Mountain America members enjoy include low rates, no hidden fees or annual fees, access to more than 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide, rewards points with every purchase for members who enroll in Mountain America's Extra Awards program, and personalized debit and credit cards. Mountain America recently introduced another great card service, MyExpress Debit -- a new type of debit card that provides the benefits of a prepaid card without monthly maintenance, deposit or other fees. More information about Mountain America's card services can be found at https://www.macu.com/personal/visa/visacreditcards/.

Mountain America Credit Union has more than $3 billion in assets and serves more than 400,000 members wherever they are through online and mobile banking, Mountain America branches in five states, and more than 30,000 ATMs and 5,000 shared-branching locations nationwide. With Utah credit union roots dating back to the 1930s, Mountain America has become a tradition for many members, offering a variety of financial products and services for consumers and businesses, including savings accounts, auto loans, checking accounts, mortgage loans, business checking, SBA loans and retirement options. Visit www.macu.com for more information.

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Bryan Packer
Mountain America Credit Union