Ūkio bankas, in conjunction with the publications of the Republikos Leidinių Grupė, has released a new payment card Maestro Olialia, which will replace the earlier discount card Olialia Gold. The new Maestro-debit Olialia microchip payment card Maestro, having all the functions of debit cards, valid in Lithuania and abroad, as well as ensuring Olialia Gold card discounts. From now on, the card can be ordered only by the Bank's subdivisions in the farm. All Maestro card holders will participate in the loyalty program Olialia, connecting more than 1000 partners that card holders will apply from 10% to 100% discount.
This is the first Ūkio Bank and media companies created a solution which will ensure the Gold card holders Olialia even greater value and will ensure not only great savings, but also a modern settlement. Presenting the new cards in the hope that they will appreciate the advantages of our customers and to take advantage of the discounts, get hurry that gets worse in the run-up to the festivities, said the Director of the Department for payment cards of the Bank Holding Jūratė Kajackienė.
During the first two years of validity of the program to its consumers Olialia became over 75 thousand people: 56 per cent of them women, in the rest of the men. Rallied by more than 1000 partners and providing a variety of discount: shops, cafes, sports clubs and other. The next year we plan to increase the number and diversity of partners discounts throughout Lithuania, said project manager Nida Binkauskė. According to her, the information on all the applicable discounts shall be published in the press and on the website www.olialia.lt. The creation of these participate in the loyalty program publications: Republika, Vakaro žinios, Vakarų ekspresas, Laisvalaikis, which unites more than 1.5 million LT readers.
People are pleased that the reading can save hundreds of molded,-said N. Binkauskė. The new payment card holders will also have the opportunity to participate in various publications of the Republic of discounts for large groups and events organized by promotions. More than 450 locations across Lithuania provided constant discounts for products, services and entertainment, exclusive promotions and save hundreds of molded-in privileges to use the cards Maestro Olialia "owners.
"Already, probably, many of our felt that life has become more complicated. It is understand not only from newspapers or television. Often those who buy one or the other product or service, or can it think really able to afford, are looking for cheaper alternatives, or places where this item can be purchased at a reduced price. Fewer resources we can devote to active entertainment, because they are just too expensive, and more free time to spend at home. It is therefore now "Maestro Olialia" card is especially valuable. It is not necessary to abandon it with pleasure, because of the significant discounts offered for a variety of events, and often they cost to cardholders. In addition to the item that you want, and you can buy your cheaper, so it will be searching for the next while cheaper but lower quality goods, "said the Director of the Department of Agriculture Bank marketing Vitalija Cariova. Card holders are held in the new special offers every week, while offering the services and discounts for sellers is growing. This year the twenty-year anniversary of Marijampolė, and the longest in the country operating a commercial bank – Ūkio bankas offers to join the "Olialia" card holders and the purchase of "Maestro" Olialia card, which is not only the usual means of payment and discount card.
"Already many who appreciated the advantages of the card. This is demonstrated by the significant increase in the number of cards and. This year alone through the incomplete 8 months issued over 17000 card, when in 2008 the number of customers during the relevant period less than five thousand. Buy the card costs just $ 15, and the save is really much more often: the card will pay off after the first visit to a coffee shop or at a concert, "said Vitalija Cariova. In addition to students, pensioners, the card is issued free of charge.
In the case of lost or theft of the card, the card holder must always be able to stay calm in the agricultural Bank will take care of that. "Security program", which the card holder will help protect the funds of the card holder.