i2c inc., the innovative leader in high-quality transaction processing and stored value card management solutions, and Berman Marketing Group Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Berman Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: BRMN) today jointly announced that i2c Inc. has been chosen as a prepaid debit card processing partner by Bank Freedom, a prepaid card program manager and industry leader in the prepaid debit card market.
Bank Freedom Prepaid card products are marketed exclusively by the Berman Marketing Group, Inc.
Bank Freedom provides America's unbanked and underbanked consumers regardless of credit and or banking history with a Bank Freedom Prepaid Debit Card that functions as a virtual bank account and purchase card. Consumers can obtain a Bank Freedom Prepaid Debit Card at www.BankFreedom.com
Robert Christiansen, COO of Bank Freedom said "Our management team has extensive experience in marketing to and servicing the unbanked and underbanked consumer. We know the success of our company relies not only on our ability to provide our customers with a much needed product at an affordable price but a customer service platform that is fast, reliable, versatile, expandable , state of the art and most importantly secure. i2c gets it. They truly understand the underbanked community and their needs. We believe i2c not only gets this market, their platform delivers the key services that make clients like us successful."
Mr. Christiansen was also impressed with i2c's presales and implementation process; "i2c was instrumental in helping us expand our business model and introduced us to several of their products that allowed us to increase the services we offered our target demographic. i2c's implementation team really helped guide us through the process. i2c already had key relationships in place with our Issuing bank which made the process a lot smoother for us. In addition, their technical support team was excellent in walking us through some sophisticated system integration."
Ed Kelly, V.P of Business Development at i2c commented; "Bank Freedom brings a great deal of experience in the unbanked market and our synergistic relationship will enable them to deliver demographic targeted products to market in a rapid fashion."