Military Order of the Purple Heart and USAA Announce Alliance

Wed Feb 13, 2013 11:18am EST

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SAN ANTONIO--(Business Wire)--
USAA and Military Order of the Purple Heart - two national military-focused
organizations - have joined forces to strengthen support of those who have
honorably served, easing the way for approximately 43,000 MOPH members and their
families to access USAA`s world-class insurance and financial services. 

The agreement positions USAA as the exclusive provider of financial services
including insurance, banking, investments, brokerage services and financial
guidance. The USAA Bank makes a contribution to MOPH with every new MOPH USAA
Rewards World MasterCard® credit card account opened and each time MOPH members
make an eligible purchase with their card. 

"USAA is honored to be working with Military Order of the Purple Heart and
serving the financial needs of those who have sacrificed so much for our
country," said Nathan McKinley, USAA vice president of military affinity. "The
Military Order of the Purple Heart dates back to 1932 to protect the interest of
combat veterans and we appreciate everything that they do." 

"The Military Order of the Purple Heart is proud to align with USAA to provide
financial and insurance services to its members," said Bruce McKenty, MOPH
National Commander. "USAA has an amazing history of dedicated service to active
duty military personnel, veterans and their families." 

To learn more, call 1-855-221-6674 or visit usaa.com/moph. 

About Military Order of the Purple Heart

Founded in 1932, the mission of MOPH is to foster an environment of goodwill and
camaraderie among combat wounded veterans, promote patriotism, support necessary
legislative initiatives and - most importantly - provide service to all veterans
and their families. MOPH is composed of military men and women who received the
Purple Heart Medal for wounds suffered in combat. Although membership is
restricted to the combat wounded, the organization supports all veterans and
their families with myriad nationwide programs by chapters and national service
officers. To learn more, call 1-703-354-2140 or visit purpleheart.org. 

About USAA

USAA provides insurance, banking, investment and retirement products and
services to 9.4 million members of the U.S. military and their families. Known
for its legendary commitment to its members, USAA is consistently recognized for
outstanding service, employee well-being and financial strength. USAA membership
is open to all who are serving or have honorably served our nation in the U.S.
military - and their eligible family members. For more information about USAA,
or to learn more about membership, visit usaa.com. 

Respond to offer: 1-855 221-6674 or www.usaa.com/moph

Military Order of the Purple Heart
John Bircher
National Public Relations Director
352-753-5535
PublicRelations@Purpleheart.org

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