ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Saint Louis FC announced a partnership with Greenlight in advance of the upcoming 2020 USL Championship season.
Greenlight makes a debit card for kids that parents manage by app using flexible parental controls. As parents sign up, they receive debit cards for up to five children and access to the Greenlight app that helps families explore lessons in money management together.
Greenlight will be the presenting sponsor for the March 21st home match against Indy Eleven and will be onsite to help families interested in using the program.
“Saint Louis FC and Saint Louis Scott Gallagher are excited to announce our partnership with Greenlight,” said Yancey Jones, STLFC Director of Corporate Partnerships. “Greenlight’s debit card for kids program is such a unique and thoughtful product that will translate well for the families attending the World Wide Technology Soccer Park. Having the opportunity to partner with a national brand like Greenlight is exciting for us and we look forward to helping promote the message for youth financial responsibility in our market and within our club.”
“We’re excited to partner with Saint Louis FC and Saint Louis Scott Gallagher to support their commitment to the next generation of athletes and the Saint Louis community,” said Greenlight CEO and Co-Founder Tim Sheehan. “As a soccer player, coach and parent, I have seen the impact the sport has made on my family and me, and I’m thrilled to introduce the parents of Saint Louis to the tools they need to easily manage their kids’ money as they explore tournaments, travel and all the adventures that come with athletics.
Founded in 2014, Greenlight Financial Technology is an Atlanta-based fintech company that’s committed to empowering parents to raise financially-smart kids. Its groundbreaking family finance product, Greenlight®, is a debit card for kids that parents manage by app using flexible parental controls. Patent-pending technology enables parents to choose the exact stores where their children can spend, manage chores, set parent-paid interest rates on savings and more. Kids monitor balances, create saving goals and learn to make real world trade-off decisions.
The Greenlight Card is issued by Community Federal Savings Bank, member FDIC, pursuant to license by MasterCard International. For more information, please visit: greenlightcard.com.