DALLAS – Android users can now get in on the convenience of the MILITARY STAR® card’s mobile app.
Military shoppers can now make payments, sign up for notifications, review transactions and more on their Android devices, while biometric security features protect all their information.
Since the iPhone version of the MILITARY STAR Mobile App debuted Oct. 26 and the Android version began testing February, the app has been downloaded 114,000 times and in more than 50 countries.
App users can track rewards points and see how close they are to their next $20 rewards card, which cardholders automatically earn every 2,000 points (shoppers earn two points for every dollar spent). Shoppers can check out ongoing MILITARY STAR savings and discounts on the app, as well.
“We’ve received really positive feedback on the iPhone app, so we’re happy to be able to extend the streamlined mobile experience to Android users,” said Tommy Ward, Exchange Vice President of Credit Operations. “We’re focused on making MILITARY STAR simple, easy and convenient for our service members and their families.”
The MILITARY STAR card is accepted at all Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard exchanges in stores and online, as well as commissaries and Armed Forces Recreation Centers.
MILITARY STAR is administered by the Army & Air Force Exchange Service. Other benefits of the card include:
- The lowest flat-rate APR (12.49 percent) among store cards—rate is offered to all cardholders upon approval.
- No annual, late or over-limit fees.
- 10 percent discount on first day of use.
- Reduced-interest deployment plan with no payments required for eligible customers.
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About MILITARY STAR: The MILITARY STAR credit card program offers affordable and responsible credit solutions to the military community. The Army & Air Force Exchange Service operates the MILITARY STAR program on behalf of the military resale community.
About the Exchange: Since 1895, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange) has gone where Soldiers, Airmen and their families go to improve the quality of their lives by providing valued goods and services at exclusive military pricing. The Exchange is the 61st-largest retailer in the United States. Its earnings provided $2.4 billion in dividends to support military morale, welfare and recreation programs over the last 10 years. The Exchange is a non-appropriated fund entity of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors. The Exchange is a 50th Anniversary Vietnam War Commemorative Partner, planning and conducting events and activities that recognize the service, valor and sacrifice of Vietnam Veterans and their families in conjunction with the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration. To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our website at http://www.ShopMyExchange.com or follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ExchangePAO.
For more information or to schedule an interview with an Exchange representative please contact Marisa Wolfe at 214-312-5111 or email@example.com.
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