September 18th is National Save Your Money Day(R) and ING DIRECT is
hitting the streets to help 20,000 Canadians save their money
CALGARY, Sept. 17 /CNW/ -
WHAT: It's the small, everyday expenses that add up over time - your
morning coffee, your daily commute and those inconvenient ABM
fees. ING DIRECT Canada will once again help Canadians save on
those expenses with their 2nd annual national savings day.
Designed to show Canadians that small changes in their daily
spending habits can add up to big savings, ING DIRECT will
deploy orange-clad street teams into five Canadian cities
performing random acts of savings like refunding ABM fees and
handing out transit tokens and coffee coupons.
WHERE: Thursday, September 18, 2008
Events will take place at several locations across Calgary
throughout the day - a detailed listing is available upon
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. - Calgarians get a free ride (Transit ticket
distribution) - Zoo LRT station.
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Free Coffee (Coffee coupon distribution) -
outside Tim Hortons: 240 4th Avenue SW
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - ABM refund booths - 150, 505 3 Street SW
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. - Afternoon pick-me-ups (free snacks) - 4th
Avenue SW & 2nd Street SW.
Similar events are taking place in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal
and Vancouver. Detailed listings are available upon request.
WHO: Peter Aceto, President & CEO, ING DIRECT Canada is available
for phone interviews
Wendy Ryman, Retail Sales Manager, ING DIRECT is available for
For additional information, please visit: www.ingdirect.ca
For further information:
For further information: MEDIA CONTACTS: Emily Steeves, (403) 228-6688,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Lisa Naccarato, ING DIRECT, (416) 758-5072,