Posted on Oct 27, 2020
The last thing you want to think about when you need roadside assistance is how to get the help you need. If you’re an Advantage Rewards Checking customer, we’ve got you covered.
NWSB Bank provides roadside assistance quickly and conveniently with the Advantage Rewards App. With a just few taps on your phone, help is on the way. We've broken down the steps to show you exactly what you can expect.
Step 1: Make sure you are safe
Follow road safety procedures like turning on your hazard lights or moving to the side of the road. Make sure you and any passengers are safe.
Step 2: Open the Advantage Rewards mobile app and choose "roadside assistance"
The Advantage Rewards mobile app is your portal to your Advantage Rewards Checking benefits, including roadside assistance. It’s a smart idea to download the app as soon as your checking account is opened, so you can start using your benefits.
Step 3: Click the link in the text message to enter your incident information and location
Once you initiate roadside assistance in the app, you’ll get a text message with a link to enter your location and service needs. Be sure to complete this within 5 minutes. If, however, you’re unable to complete the information in the 5 minutes, someone will call you to get the details over the phone.
You’ll provide your location, car type, contact information, and the service requested. Make sure to add any notes that would be helpful for your service provider to know.
Step 4: Watch and wait for help
You’ll get a notification about who is on the way and when you can expect them to arrive. You’ll also receive updates if there are delays, be able to monitor their location, and get a contact number if you need to get in touch directly.
Roadside assistance is an important service
Safety while on the road is invaluable. Roadside assistance services not only provide peace of mind and help when you need it, they can also save you money. Unexpected car troubles can be a budget buster, but programs like Advantage Rewards Checking can provide $320 worth of coverage a year for less $6 a month. And if you’re an Advantage Rewards Plus Checking customer, this benefit is FREE when you maintain a minimum balance.
Everyone should consider roadside assistance, but it can be especially important for elderly people, young drivers, parents with small children, frequent travelers, commuters, drivers of older vehicles, and people who live in remote areas.
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