Visa® offers a location-based iPhone app that gives account holders access to various deals and promotions. Users can access more than 50 merchant offers ranging from clothing and dining to entertainment. The app is free and can be downloaded from the iTunes app store. The app taps into the phone’s GPS to show where Visa® credit card holders can find targeted offers on a map. Users can specify the exact types of deals they are looking for and receive the updates they choose. You can easily search by the categories such as entertainment, computers and electronics, and food and drink, the offers can be redeemed either online or in stores. The app also provides directions to retailers who are offering promotions. Visa® reports that more than 50 businesses are offering deals through the app, including 24 Hour Fitness, Holiday Inn, Planet Hollywood, and Zales. Anyone iPhone user can download the app, but the offers are only visible to those with a valid Visa® card number. Once you account is verified you will have access to the the special promotions. This app will also provide you will ATM locations. Key application features include:
- Visa® Offers can be tailored to match consumer lifestyle and interest. Visa® Account holders can select from several merchant categories such as clothing, dining, jewelry, travel, entertainment, or retail goods. This ensures consumers only get offers they want, and can help increase merchant traffic, loyalty and customer satisfaction.
- Participating merchants include Planet Hollywood, Papa John’s Pizza, 24-Hour Fitness, Jos A Banks, Tourneau, New York & Company, Holiday Inn, Ramada, Crowne Plaza, Pearle Vision, Meineke, Buca di Beppo, Cold Water Creek, and Hard Rock Café.
- Account holders with Visa Signature cards will receive special Visa Signature® offers in addition to the standard offers.
- Visa® is continuously adding and enhancing merchant offers available through the Visa® Mobile application. A list of participating merchants can be found at www.visa.com/mobile.