VOXCOM Income Fund

VOXCOM Income Fund

November 27, 2006 08:45 ET

VOXCOM Joins ScotiaStar Network Offering Members Complete Security Solutions

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 27, 2006) - VOXCOM Security Systems (TSX:VOX.UN) ("VOXCOM") announced today that it has joined the ScotiaStar Network, Scotiabank's credit card rewards program, offering ScotiaStar Members a complete home security solution with attractive savings and rewards.

As part of the partnership, ScotiaStar Members who agree to a protection plan from VOXCOM will receive rewards associated with their Scotiabank VISA card. The rewards consist of cash rebates, Scotia Rewards points or Scotia Moneyback rewards depending on the ScotiaStar Members VISA card. These rewards apply only to the monthly monitoring service.

"We're proud to introduce VOXCOM as a great new addition to our network of hundreds of partners, including restaurants, retailers, travel services and online shopping services," said David Stafford, Vice-President, Credit Cards, Scotiabank. "More and more Canadians are protecting their families and property with monitored security solutions. Scotiabank VISA cardholders now have a new way to boost rewards or earn rebates and gain added value every month with a monitored home security system from VOXCOM."

"We're looking forward to the opportunity to protect Scotiabank customers. At VOXCOM we focus on providing complete security solutions so our customers can be protected from home invasion, fire, carbon monoxide, floods and extreme temperatures," said Pat Kickham, Director of Marketing for VOXCOM.

The ScotiaStar Network is a convenient, unique program available only on Scotiabank VISA cards that gives customers automatic rewards. Customers can become members simply by enrolling their Scotiabank VISA account at www.scotiastar.com to activate this feature.

VOXCOM is a national leader of security alarm installation and monitoring services in Canada, serving more than 118,000 residential and commercial customers. VOXCOM provides monitoring services for security alarm systems and LifeCall emergency response systems to all provinces from its head office and call centre in Edmonton, and has branch offices in major centres across the country. VOXCOM also maintains marketing partnerships and a network of Authorized Dealers throughout Canada. Information about VOXCOM can be found at www.voxcom.com.

Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With more than 55,000 employees, Scotiabank Group and its affiliates serve about 10 million customers in some 50 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a diverse range of products and services including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. With $365 billion in assets (as at July 31, 2006), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York (BNS) Stock Exchanges. For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com.

Contact Information

  • VOXCOM Security Systems
    Pat Kickham
    Director of Marketing
    (780) 462-1657
    Website: www.voxcom.com
    Paula Cufre
    Public Affairs
    (416) 933-1093
    Website: www.scotiabank.com