For people not familiar with the Atlanta origins of SunTrust, in 1919 as Trust Company of Georgia, it provided underwriting services to The Coca-Cola Company and received $100,000 of the company’s first publicly traded stock for its services.
In 2012 SunTrust sold those shares for nearly $2 billion: its stake went up in value by 1,999,990% over those 93 years.
A little known fact was the secret formula for Coca-Cola was kept in a SunTrust vault until 2011, when it was transferred to the new World of Coca-Cola building in Atlanta, Georgia.
Open a new Auburn University credit card and get an introductory cash bonus and 0% APR for 12 months.
To qualify for the $150 cash bonus you must charge at least $500 on your new card within the first 90 days of account opening.
Available at no cost to alumni and friends of Auburn University, two choices featuring the iconic Auburn University logo are available:
Cash Rewards World Mastercard credit card
Cash Rewards Visa Signature credit card
Besides the perks Auburn University alumni and friends cardholders receive, these cards contribute to Auburn’s scholarship fund at no additional cost. To date, this program has generated more than $4.5 million for freshman academic scholarships.
This is the only credit card that directly benefits the university.
Members benefits include
No annual fee
3% cash back for the category of your choice
2% cash back at grocery stores and wholesale clubs
1% cash back on all other eligible purchases
Itemized list of all purchases for easy record-keeping and returns
Extended warranty on defective items
Zero liability fraud protection
Whether you are an alumni or friend of Auburn University apply here for a new Spirit of Auburn credit card and spread your holiday shopping expenses over an entire year at no interest.