Need to Know Info
What are Albany Bucks?
Albany Bucks are dollars, in the form of certificates, that never leave the community, they are used just like cash.
Who accepts Albany Bucks?
All Albany businesses can accept Albany Bucks.
Redeeming Albany Bucks
How do Albany businesses redeem Albany Bucks?
Businesses taking in the Albany Bucks treat it as taking in cash. If the customer pays for item less than full value of Chamber Buck, change MUST be given back. Businesses can deposit Albany Chamber Bucks to their account at either CMCU or Stearns Bank in Albany. If a business doesn’t have an account with CMCU or Stearns in Albany, please visit either location for exchange.
Purchasing Albany Bucks
Who can purchase Albany Bucks?
Anyone, including businesses and organizations that would like to support our local businesses and community.
Where can Albany Bucks be purchased?
Albany Bucks can be purchased at Central MN Credit Union in $5.00 and $10.00 increments.
Support Albany Businesses
Can people deposit them into an account or redeem them for cash?
No, Albany Bucks can only be used for the purchase of goods and services at any Albany Business. With your ongoing support the Chamber Bucks program will continue to be successful and therefore more dollars will be spent locally with businesses