U.S. Bank Supports America Saves and Military Saves Week February 25 to March 2

  U.S. Bank Supports America Saves and Military Saves Week February 25 to
  March 2

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- February 25, 2013

U.S. Bank, an ongoing supporter of America Saves and Military Saves, will
participate in America Saves and Military Saves Week from February 25 to March
2, to further encourage healthy savings habits among consumers.

America Saves and Military Saves is a nationwide initiative in which a broad
coalition of nonprofit, financial institutions, corporate and government
groups help individuals, service members and all families save and build
wealth. Although the campaign runs throughout the year, February 25 to March 2
is designated as America Saves and Military Saves Week to give the ongoing
campaign an extra push.

U.S. Bank customers who are interested in participating in the America Saves
and Military Saves campaign can visit the America Saves website at
www.americasaves.org or the Military Saves website at www.militarysaves.org,
to join at no cost. America Saves and Military Saves members receive free
valuable tools and information to develop and take action on a savings plan.

“The U.S. Bank team is excited to participate in America Saves and Military
Saves Week by providing information, advice and encouragement to assist people
who want to save money,” said Erica Opstad, vice president, Office of
Corporate Citizenship & Financial Education at U.S. Bank. “We’re all better
off when we save money whether it’s for a rainy day, paying down debt,
building an emergency fund, saving for a home, an education or retirement.”

About America Saves
America Saves Week is coordinated byAmerica Savesand theAmerican Savings
Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for
organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to
assess their own saving status. Typically, thousands of organizations
participate in the week, reaching millions of people.

About Military Saves
Military Saves is part of the Department of Defense’s Financial Readiness
Campaign and has been a partner with the Department of Defense since
2003.Military Saves is a social marketing campaign to persuade, motivate, and
encourage military families to save money every month, and to convince leaders
and organizations to be aggressive in promoting automatic savings. Military
Saves is a part of America Saves, the larger nationwide campaign for all
Americans.Military Saves encourages all service members, their families, and
civilian employees to take the Military Saves Pledge.

About U.S. Bank
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $354 billion in assets as of December 31, 2012,
is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the 5th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The Company operates 3,084 banking offices in 25 states and
5,065 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance,
investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers,
businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.


U.S. Bank
Amy Frantti, Public Relations
(612) 303-0733
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