Allpoint Network grows surcharge-free ATM access for bank in home and expansion markets
BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 30, 2012 — Allpoint Network, a Cardtronics, Inc. affiliate (NASDAQ: CATM), and operator of the largest surcharge-free ATM network, today announced that Glenville, N.Y.-based Trustco Bank has joined Allpoint Network — providing equally beneficial surcharge-free ATM access to its customers in the Northeast and Florida. Trustco Bank is a subsidiary of TrustCo Bank Corp NY, a $4.2 billion asset bank holding company.
Founded in 1902, Trustco Bank offers 137 branch offices in New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Vermont and Florida. By joining Allpoint Network, Trustco expanded its surcharge-free ATM access footprint in Florida, while also saturating ATM access across its core markets. By the numbers, Trustco now offers its customers 5,600 free ATMs in its Northeast states, plus another 4,000 in Florida. In its entirety, Allpoint Network offers Trustco customers 43,000 surcharge-free ATMs in the United States and beyond.
“Trustco Bank provides proof positive that financial institutions can join Allpoint Network to enhance surcharge-free ATM access both within and without their established branch footprint,” said Ben Psillas, president, Allpoint Network. “Backed by the quantity and quality of our convenient locations, Allpoint Network surcharge-free ATMs are equal part geographical gap filler and home market saturator.”
About Trustco Bank
TrustCo Bank Corp NY is a $4.2 billion bank holding company and through its subsidiary, Trustco Bank, operates 137 offices in New York, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Vermont. In addition, the Bank operates a full service Trust Department. The common shares of TrustCo are traded on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol TRST.
Allpoint is the largest surcharge-free ATM network with over 43,000 ATMs in leading national and regional merchant locations across the United States, Mexico, United Kingdom and Australia. Allpoint provides greater access, convenience and savings to customers of financial institutions while providing institutions the tools to compete more effectively for customers. For more information or to find the nearest Allpoint surcharge-free ATM, please visit www.AllpointNetwork.com.
About Cardtronics (NASDAQ: CATM)
Making ATM cash access convenient where people shop, work and live their lives, Cardtronics is at the convergence of retailers, financial institutions, prepaid card programs and the customers they share. Cardtronics owns/operates more than 41,900 retail ATMs in U.S. and international locales. Whether Cardtronics is driving foot traffic for America’s most relevant retailers, enhancing ATM brand presence for card issuers or expanding card holders’ surcharge-free cash access on the local, national or global scene, Cardtronics is convenient access to cash, when and where consumers need it. Cardtronics is where cash meets commerce.
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