Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association Chooses USAA Bank to Provide Credit Card

 Alumni and supporters of USMMA and Foundation receive customized credit card choices


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 SAN ANTONIO – USAA and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation announced the launch of a customized credit card program designed especially for alumni and supporters.

The AAF has approximately 18,000 constituents worldwide and is comprised of graduates from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, as well as academy faculty and staff, parents and supporters.


“The alumni association is dedicated to serving and assisting those attending the academy and our alumni. With USAA, we found an organization closely aligned with our mission and core values,” said James Tobin, AAF president and 1977 graduate of the academy. “As a USAA member, I could not be happier to have this relationship with USAA.”

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“USAA is proud to be the exclusive provider of credit card services for the AAF,” said Nathan McKinley, USAA vice president of military affinity. “The mission of the academy and the AAF is a noble one, and it is our privilege to serve Merchant Marine officers and their supporters.”

To learn more about the USAA and Merchant Marine Alumni Association and Foundation credit card program, call 800-531-6372, or visit




About USAA
USAA provides insurance, banking, investment and retirement products and services to 9.6 million members of the U.S. military and their families. Known for its legendary commitment to its members, USAA is consistently recognized for outstanding service, employee well-being and financial strength.

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About the U.S, Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation

The USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation is the 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization established for the benefit of the United States Merchant Marine Academy. Along with its mission, the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation coordinates several alumni, parent and midshipmen activities and provides numerous services and benefits to graduates, organizations, parents, friends and family. USMMA alumni, parents, organizations and friends worldwide support the USMMA Alumni Association and Foundation through their participation in our many events and their lifelong connection to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.



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