Geezeo, a diversified online banking provider that offers personal financial management (PFM), social networking and Web community platforms to financial institutions, announced Chicago-based Alliant Credit Union, the seventh largest credit union in the country based on asset size, has signed on as a new user of Geezeo's online consumer finance platform.
Alliant Credit Union's members now have access to Geezeo's fully customizable online PFM and social networking platform that combines account aggregation, community forums, budgeting, goal setting and tracking, cross marketing and educational content to members. Geezeo's platform seamlessly integrates Geezeo's financial tools and social networking capabilities with Alliant's traditional online banking functionality.
"Geezeo's innovative account aggregation tools coupled with our online banking integration provide additional benefits to our members, such as assisting them develop a budget, setting goals, setting up spending targets and identifying ways to cut back on spending and save more," said Ed Langel, director of electronic services at Alliant Credit Union. "Its PFM capabilities and collaborative community aspect enhance the overall member experience, increase member retention and help us attract a younger demographic."
"We're thrilled to be working with Alliant's team because they share our vision and are looking beyond the transactional aspects of online banking," said Peter Glyman, co-founder of Geezeo. "They clearly see how online banking is evolving with the emergence of PFM, creating a consumer centric experience that makes banking less of a chore and more engaging."
"PFM and Online Banking integration is a priority for Alliant and this partnership represents our commitment toward that future," said Rudy Pereira, senior vice president of operations and technology at Alliant Credit Union.
Geezeo's personal financial management suite provides financial institutions with online budgeting and personal finance tracking tools they can share with their customers. Geezeo's customizable interface with single sign-on capabilities enables consumers to access the suite through their financial institution's online banking platform.