SOURCE: The SpendSmart Payments Company
DES MOINES, IA--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2013) - The SpendSmart Payments Company (PINKSHEETS: SSPC), a provider of payment solution that supports smart spending habits -- announced today that SpendSmart Prepaid Card brand ambassador, singer / songwriter Justin Bieber, is partnering with SpendSmart Card on their financial literacy campaign, which features a Cash for College Sweepstakes*. Justin will send a personal message to the 1st prize sweepstakes winner.
SpendSmart's financial literacy campaign aims to equip teens and their families with tips and tools to manage their funds responsibly, as well as preparing for a higher education. In conjunction with the campaign, Justin will release his second video of the REAL TALK series, which also encourages teens and their families to start thinking early when planning for college.
Justin will inform teens across the country about the SpendSmart Cash for College Sweepstakes through his social media sites like facebook and Twitter.
The sweepstakes, which will run from September 1 through November 25, 2013, includes $10,000 for the 1st prize winner, $5,000 for 2nd prize and $2,500 for 3rd prize. The Company's flagship product, the SpendSmart Prepaid Card for teens, offers resources to families with teens who want to learn responsible spending habits.
For details on how to enter the sweepstakes, please visit: www.SpendSmartCard.com.
"We're excited to have the support of our brand ambassador, Justin Bieber for our SpendSmart Prepaid Card Cash for College Sweepstakes. Through his reach to tens of millions of teens across the country, Justin will help us bring greater awareness to the importance of building smart spending and preparing for college. These are good smart money habits for teens that last a lifetime," stated Mike McCoy, CEO of The SpendSmart Payments Company.
*NO PURCHASE OR ACCOUNT APPLICATION NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Starts 9/1/13. Ends 11/25/13. Open to legal US residents & DC, 18 or older. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Restrictions apply. For Official Rules & complete details, visit www.SpendSmartCard.com or send a SASE to SpendSmart Prepaid Cash for College Sweepstakes, PO Box 71365, Clive, IA 50325.
For more information, please visit: www.spendsmartcard.com
About The SpendSmart Payments Company
The SpendSmart Payments Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SSPC) is making money smarter. The Company's primary product, the SpendSmart Prepaid Card for teens, offers resources to families with teens who want to learn responsible spending habits. The SpendSmart card provides its users with modern methods of developing financial literacy, centered around a card solution for parents who aim to guide their teens in making sensible, economic choices. The card helps open the lines of communication between parent and teen by tracking spending in real time and, ultimately, creates teachable moments around smart spending habits. For more information, please explore www.spendsmartcard.com.
On facebook: https://www.facebook.com/spendsmart
On Twitter: @SpendSmart
On YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/SpendSmartCard
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