Don’t forget to use your
Reward on your next
trip to Costco.
To learn more about our complete suite of Costco services,
click on the “Services” link at Costco.com or call toll-free 1-800-220-6000.
Some restrictions apply. See “Services” at Costco.com for applicable terms and conditions. All services are provided by third parties, may not be available in all areas and are subject to change without notice.
COSTCO AUTO PROGRAM
WHEN THE IPHONE 6 and its big brother,
the iPhone 6 Plus, were introduced in
September, one of the big selling points was
Apple Pay, a secure mobile wallet with near-field communication, or NFC, technology that
has so far gained acceptance from top payment card issuers.
An anticipated 2. 2 million iPhone users
will be able to start purchasing with Apple
Pay by mid-2015. Combine that with the
various other smartphone applications that
utilize NFC and it isn’t a stretch to surmise
that it’s the future of mobile payments. It
would be a shame for your business to get
left in the past.
also able to accept
which help protect
against payment fraud.
Businesses must be
enabled to use the new
cards by October 2015, or be responsible for
To find out if your current terminal is
Apple Pay ready, or how you may be able to
upgrade, go to Costco.com and search
“Elavon” or call 1-866-451-4008.
AIR BAGS CAN be lifesaving, but if they are not
used correctly air bags can cause serious injuries. Help prevent injuries with these air bag
safety suggestions from safercar.gov and
Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance.
; Leave 10 inches between you and the
steering wheel or dashboard to help prevent
; Tilt the steering wheel down so the air
bag can deploy toward your chest. (If the
steering wheel is not tilted down, the air bag
will deploy toward your head.)
; Precisely where you place your hands
on the steering wheel matters, but it varies by
vehicle. Read your owner’s manual for specific
information about the air bags in your vehicle.
; Check your air bag’s on/off switch each
time you enter the vehicle to make sure it is in
the proper position. (It should be turned on
when adults ride in the front seat and turned
off if a child will be riding in the front seat.)
; Infants should never ride in the front
seat with a passenger’s-side air bag.
; Children under age 12 should always sit
in the back seat with the safety seat most
appropriate for the child’s size and age. Even if
your vehicle has advanced air bags, it is still
safer for children to sit in the back seat.
Air bags can save your life. This safety
feature is also a factor to help you save on
At Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance, in
most states, medical expense coverage may
be discounted 20 percent on vehicles with a
driver’s-side air bag and 30 percent on vehicles with dual air bags. For more on
Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance, and how
much you may save, visit Costco.com and
Great savings with
THE COSTCO AUTO Program (CAP)
offers terrific deals on a wide range of vehicles all year long and is closing out 2014 with
a special event to help you wrap up a new
GM vehicle this holiday season. Costco
members who purchase an eligible GM vehicle before January 2, 2015, will receive GM
Supplier Pricing, all publicly available manufacturer rebates and incentives, plus a Costco
Cash card ($600 for Executive members;
$400 for Gold Star and Business members)
for completing a CAP member satisfaction
survey after purchase.
Eligible new 2014 and 2015 vehicles are:
; Chevrolet: Equinox, Silverado,
Suburban, Tahoe, Traverse and Volt
; Cadillac: ATS, CTS, ELR and XTS
; Buick: Enclave and Encore
; GMC: Acadia, Sierra, Terrain, Yukon
and Yukon XL
Costco members must register with the
program through Costco.com or its call cen-
ter; purchase and take delivery of a new eli-
gible GM vehicle from a participating dealer
between October 1, 2014, and January 2,
2015; submit a redemption form within 30
days of purchase; receive General Motors
purchase verification; and complete a phone
survey. To qualify, visit Costco.com and
search “GMOffer” or call 1-800-895-0971.
AUTO & HOME INSURANCE
ELAVON PAYMENT PROCESSING
It’s in the bag!
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