New York Times Blog Highlights Save to Win Grand Prize (Misc News: February 24, 2011)
After two 2010 podcasts about prize-linked savings, The New York Times’ Freakonomics Blog again featured the Save to Win program in a blog entry on Wednesday, Feb. 23.This piece mentions Charmain Hanners, the recipient of the $100,000 Save to Win Grand Prize as well as her credit union, Alpena Alcona Area CU.
Freakonomics Radio, run by Stephen Dubner and Steven Levitt, authors of the best-selling book series of the same name, featured Save to Win in their November and December podcasts, as well as on an NPR Marketplace segment. Michigan credit unions can still sign up to participate in the 2011 Save to Win program by contacting Maureen Lafrinere at (800) 262-6285 ext. 242 or Maureen.Lafrinere@cusolutionsgroup.com.