NU Online News Service, Dec. 15, 2004, 4:26 p.m. EST

A Pittsburgh bank has announced a new health debit card alliance.[@@]

The Human Resources & Investor Solutions unit at Mellon Financial Corp. has announced an agreement to market the Benny card, a health account card from Evolution Benefits Inc., Avon, Conn., with Mellon’s health account banking services.

Earlier this month, Mellon’s human resources unit announced an agreement to market health debit cards from Med-i-Bank Inc., Waltham, Mass.