WEST JORDAN, Utah-Despite Bank of America's attempt to wave the white flag by rescinding its $5-per-month debit card fee, consumers poured into Mountain America CU here.

Jason Rogers, SVP of branch administration for $2.9-billion Mountain America, said the activity on Nov. 5 exceeded projections. MACU set a goal of 80 new accounts opened at its 20 branches, and it ended up with a total of 226, which included 20 from the call center.

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