Wednesday, 20 April 2011 06:38
One of the promotional media that is a trend today is via an SMS blast with masking SMS. How to quickly deliver the promotion to members and prospective customers is absolutely needed by an institution or company in the efficient promotion budget, but the image awakened by displaying the name of the institution as a poster. One of the regular users of these services is the credit card issuing bank. With the cooperation to a few merchants or vendors, credit card issuers provide a promotional package that made it interesting and could be useful for prospective customers or members. Some promo existing routine every month from various credit card issuers such as:
- Cooperation with the restaurant merchant
Surely you ever get SMS promos that offer attractive discounts if you have dinner at a restaurant with payment by credit card. Promo like this gets the highest rating that gets a response from credit card customers who normally likes to culinary tour. But with many famous restaurants and the great number of credit cards in circulation, making the credit card vendor should select the restaurant which will be invited to co-operation with consideration of the credibility of these restaurants. Accuracy of information and promotion time period you need to consider carefully. Do not get stuck with the bid at one restaurant meal, but it turned out after the bill comes, no promos offered by credit card issuers that you have. Check the promotions before you receive by contacting customer service on the credit card issuing bank. Notification and a form of promotion is usually only by showing the SMS that you receive to a restaurant that offered by credit card.
- Cooperation with leading Sport Centre
You are fond of exercise, would be interested if I receive SMS promos from credit cards that offer certain discounts at fitness centers in the city famous for you. Discounts are given are usually bigger than you are paying with a debit card, which was not given a discount. It's become one of the credit card issuer in attracting more customers.
- Cooperation with department stores for certain minimal purchase
By offering discounts on certain nominal spending, credit card issuers and department stores work together to promote their monthly program and disseminate it via an SMS blast. This method is more practical than pass it on via the catalog that will take time and cost.
- Cooperation with the hotel, restaurant or cottages for holiday season
As the holiday season or the end of the year arrives, usually your phone will be inundated with credit card SMS promotion that offers a specific discount on a hotel or cottage famous. Not only via an SMS blast, for credit card customers are loyal, usually well informed through the monthly bulletin or catalog distributed each month.
- Cooperation with telecommunication vendors
You must have heard or seen advertisements offering the Blackberry package with a particular service provider, which usually you can get a discount at an attractive price if you make a purchase with certain credit cards. And even more interesting if credit card issuers offer 0% installment for the purchase of certain types of Smartphone.
Form of monthly promotions offered by many credit card via SMS blast would indeed allow encompass many potential customers in a short time, saving time and cost. But if you are a credit card customer, vigilance remains necessary. Do not until you get stuck with the promo-promo interesting but problematic when you are sent the invoice. Be a smart customer who carefully when shopping.