Net.B@nk, Member FDIC (http://www.netbank.com), the nation’s largest and first profitable pure Internet bank, announced today that it will provide to bank customers a new web-based safe-deposit box service for the secure online storage of valuable and confidential electronic documents. Net.B@nk has provided funding and distribution for safedepositbox.com (http://www.safedepositbox.com) through a new venture with Intellimedia Security, which developed this unique and innovative online service.
“Net.B@nk is dedicated to providing its customers with the same products traditional banks offer, but at a lower cost because of the Internet delivery system,” said D.R. Grimes, CEO of Net.B@nk. “Now, we’ve joined forces with Intellimedia to create a virtual safe deposit box that will provide Net.B@nk customers with the same peace of mind they get from safe deposit boxes at a traditional bank. Our investment in safedepositbox.com shows our commitment to providing innovative products and services to our customers and our belief that the future of banking is on the Internet.”
Safedepositbox.com will provide Net.B@nk customers with online safe- deposit boxes to protect important electronic documents while keeping the documents easily accessible. The service targets people who maintain tax returns, wills, legal documents, personal files and other documents in electronic formats. Safedepositbox.com guarantees users that their documents are always safe, secure, and easily accessible.
“We developed this breakthrough product with Net.B@nk customers in mind to better serve their online banking needs,” noted Ben Dyer, president of Intellimedia Commerce, parent company of Intellimedia Security. “It is our business to develop technology solutions for e-commerce sites, and we found this to be a particularly sound and interesting challenge.”
Intellimedia Commerce, Inc. is an Atlanta-based company that provides technology-based services for the four primary phases of the e-business cycle: customer acquisition, transactions, customer retention, and customer service. Intellimedia combines web sites, e-commerce engines, inbound “e-mail center” support, and outbound e-mail direct marketing in applications that generate revenue, reduce costs, and/or improve service quality. The company has completed nearly 100 projects across a broad spectrum of industries. See http://www.intellimedia.com.
Net.B@nk, Inc. is a financial services company whose sole subsidiary, Net.B@nk, Member FDIC, is the first profitable Internet-only bank in the country, having achieved profitability in the past four successive quarters. With more than 29,000 accounts and customers in all 50 United States and 20 foreign countries, Net.B@nk is the largest FDIC-insured bank operating solely on the Internet. In addition to checking and money market accounts and certificates of deposits with exceptional interest rates, Net.B@nk offers its customers the ultimate convenience in banking. Products and services include account access any time, anywhere, free unlimited online bill payment, free unlimited ATM use, VISA Check Card, VISA and MasterCard credit cards, online brokerage services, mortgage lending and business equipment leasing services. For more information on Net.B@nk, its products and services, visit the web site at http://www.netbank.com, or call 1-888-256-6932.Details