The urban card® has me Jazzed!

Founder of urban card® Alliance, Kari Lantz, loves to use the word “jazzed” when writing…I always edit it to “excited” or “thrilled” or something similar. I don’t know why I do this other than when I say or read that word I feel it should be accompanied by jazz hands. It also reminds me of this [...]

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My Night at The Ballet: A Prelude to The Nutcracker

Last month I had the most desirable of invitations to join Kari for an evening out to enjoy the arts – which, I might add, seemed like a strike of good fortune on my part.  Yes.  Something different. I love the arts – any type of cultural event – but admit that I felt Des [...]

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The Best Events of December Just Got Best-er for urban card® Members!

Here at the urban card Alliance® we LOVE the holidays. We are those people who do not mind holiday promotions in August, display Christmas lights for the trick-or-treaters, and believe Thanksgiving is just Christmas #1! But this year, we truly have some things to celebrate, (beyond the birthday of Tiny Baby Jesus, of course!). In January, [...]

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urban card® 2.0 Press Release

November 2012 Urban Card 2.0 Rollout Offers Greater Value, Enriching Experiences to Customers of Local Businesses Des Moines, Iowa – urban card® Alliance is celebrating patrons of local shops, restaurants and service providers with fresh features and a sleek new look designed to move personalizing the cardholder experience to the next level.  The addition of [...]

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