Earn Points You Can Cash In For Awesome Rewards

Directions Credit Union offers its personal checking account holders two great rewards programs. Account holders can earn points to use toward merchandise, travel and more with our VISA ScoreCard™, and with Buzz Points™ account holders are able to redeem points for gift cards from participating local merchants.

Directions VISA Debit Card With ScoreCard™

Use your Directions VISA debit card with ScoreCard™ to earn points redeemable for merchandise, gift cards and travel.

Get A Debit Card with ScoreCard™
Directions Credit Union offers four types of personal checking accounts each of which offers a VISA debit card with ScoreCard™.

When you make a qualifying* purchase from your checking account using your VISA debit card, you’ll earn ScoreCard™ points.

*Qualifying purchases, such as groceries, clothes and home furnishings, gas, restaurant dining, and much more earn you points. No points are earned for fees, cash advances, currency conversion charges, ATM withdrawals, or insurance charges posted to your account.

  • ScoreMore (earn bonus points) with participating online retailers and qualifying purchases
  • Reward Points can be redeemed for merchandise, gift cards and travel at www.scorecardrewards.com
  • Combine and maximize points for greater reward options
VISA debit/ATM card

  • Earn 1 point for every $2 you spend when you select “Credit” to make a qualified purchase* with your Directions VISA debit card
  • Earn 1 point for every $5 you spend when you select “Debit” and use your PIN to make a qualified purchase* with your Directions VISA debit card
  • Maximize and Combine your earned Reward Points from all your Directions VISA Debit Card(s) and VISA Credit Card(s) for greater reward options with more redemption power

To combine your VISA ScoreCard™ Rewards Points, please visit this page.

*Qualifying purchases such as groceries, clothes and home furnishings, gas, restaurant dining, and much more earn you points. No points are earned for fees, foreign transactions, cash advances, currency conversion charges, ATM withdrawals, or insurance charges posted to your account.

Buzz Points™ is a free feature built into your checking account. You can sign up for Buzz Points™ and start earning points for your Directions Credit Union Debit Card purchases and your Directions financial activities immediately. Buzz Points™ can be redeemed for gift cards from participating local merchants.
Buzz Points™ rewards you for making your everyday purchases with your Directions debit card. The program recognizes three classes or merchants: Recommended, Local and National.
When you choose a locally owned business over a national chain, you earn more points. And when you choose a Recommended merchant, you’ll earn even better rewards.

For every dollar you spend, you will receive:

  • At Recommended merchants — a minimum of 2 points per dollar spent
  • At Local merchants — 1 point per dollar spent
  • At National merchants — 1/4 point per dollar spent

See participating merchants near you.

Buzz Points™ is fast, free and simple. Just sign up with your Directions debit card to get started.

Sign Up For Buzz Points™
When you partner with Directions, you receive targeted promotions to Directions members as well as other consumers. Directions makes it easy to reward your customers with Buzz Points™ — we take care of the promotion and management of the program.

Program benefits and features:
  • Advertising – Via our website, mobile, social media, radio and TV
  • Gamification – Engage your customers and even work with other local merchants
  • Targeted marketing – Via mobile and email marketing
  • Directory listings – Via the Buzz Points™ website and mobile site
  • Facebook – Increased social media presence and interaction
  • Automated reporting – Track your ROI with ease

Merchants participating in Buzz Points™ enjoy:

  • Increased sales
  • Customer retention
  • New customers
  • Improved customer loyalty
  • Increased social media “buzz”

For further information on becoming a Buzz Points™ merchant, simply contact Buzz Points at 877-577-BUZZ (2899).

I LOVE BUZZ POINTS!

“Being rewarded to support local businesses is way too easy!”

– Amy C. Toledo, Ohio

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