GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (3/17/08)--Health savings accounts (HSAs) are now included as a standard feature within CU*Answers’ core CU*BASE processing system. Clients can set up savings and checking account dividend applications to function as HSAs. CU*BASE is designed to allow users to open accounts, assign deposit and withdrawal codes to individual transactions, verify HSA balances and handle annual tax-related responsibilities, the company said in a press release. CU*Answers is a credit union service organization in Grand Rapids, Mich., offering CU*BASE and Internet development services.
BROOKFIELD, Wis. (3/17/08)--Information Technology Inc. (ITI), a business unit of Fiserv, has launched Premier Mobile Banking, an integrated mobile banking solution that allows users to manage their accounts anytime and anywhere. The solution operates on a browser embedded in handheld devices. It is carrier-independent and compatible with any web-enabled device. Users can check account balances, view transactions, receive alerts and transfer funds on their personal electronic devices. “About 83% of Americans now subscribe to a cellular phone service, and Fiserv intends to deliver even more opportunity and value to financial institutions by capitalizing on this important service channel,” said Tom Cypher, ITI president/CEO. Fiserv is a core processor for credit unions.