Credit Union Times Magazine November-16, 2005

In Other News


    Fort Bragg Federal Credit Union, Fayetteville, N.C., has broken ground on its first off-post branch in more than 19 years. Located on Ramsey Street, the new full service branch is scheduled to open in mid-2006. The credit union also has plans to branch out to Raeford Road in early 2007....


    Pacific Service Credit Union, Sacramento, Calif., has donated funds to the Child & Family Opportunity Center, which provides school readiness activities and abuse prevention resources for families with young children.Opened in August, the Opportunity Center is operated under the direction of the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Sacramento and Community...


News Briefs



  • Firstmark CU Adopts Schools

    SAN ANTONIO - Want to show students the credit union difference? Firstmark Credit Union says try adoption. Firstmark CU has adopted 10 local elementary schools as part of its Adopt-A-School program "The Firstmark Credit Union Adopt-A- School Program is a community initiative geared at supporting area schools and helping educate...

  • Tampa Bay Federal Takes on Homecoming

    TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Bay Federal Double Decker Bus was on "spirit" patrol during a recent University of South Florida Homecoming Parade. Students, USF Cheerleaders and SunDolls Dance Team boarded the bus shouting "Go Bulls!" and tossing USF and Tampa Bay Federal branded goodies including footballs and drink koozies...

  • Navy Federal Helps Students Get "Real" with Finances

    VIENNA, Va. - Navy Federal Credit Union staffers have provided some 70 Edison Academy students a dose of financial reality. Designed to give kids a "real life" experience, the two day workshop dubbed the Reality Store helps students learn the importance of making smart decisions and setting realistic financial goals...

  • Travis Credit Union Takes to Skies

    VACAVILLE, Calif. -Travis Credit Union (TCU) has taken sponsorship to new heights. TCU has recently sponsored stunt pilot Bill Cornick and his "Super" Pittts S-2C as a featured flight demonstration in Travis Air Force Base's Air Expo 2005. "Travis Credit Union continues to support our long-standing affiliation with Travis Air...

  • SSFCU Marketing Wins Accolades

    SAN ANTONIO - Security Service Federal Credit Union (SSFCU) has walked away from the Texas Credit Union League Marketing Conference with 10 awards. The Texas Lone Star Awards recognize credit unions for their excellence in credit union marketing, public relations, and business development. SSFCU was cited for its strong marketing...

  • brass|Media Founder/CEO Bryan Sims Speaks Out about Younger Market

    CORVALLIS, Ore. - When it comes to credit unions reaching out to younger members there's good news and bad. According to brass|Media Inc. Founder/CEO Bryan Sims, the good news is that the credit union movement as a whole is more cognizant of the value of younger members. Unfortunately, while the...

  • March Community CU Takes Aim at Youth

    MORENO VALLEY, Calif. - March Community Credit Union has geared up new programs to reach out to younger members. The credit union has recently rolled out its Radar Redtail and Talon Teen accounts. Both accounts require no membership fee to join and only a $5 minimum deposit to open. Available...

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  • Yes, We Care About Directors

    A few readers have e-mailed me wondering why we didn't include the National Association of Credit Union Chairmen in our Nov. 2 association listing, hinting that we don't care about directors. Well, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, Credit Union Times provided extensive coverage of NACUC's Roundtable...


  • WEST

    Financial Partners Credit Union, Downey, Calif., has named Fred Perez vice president of real estate. Arrowhead Credit Union, San Bernardino, Calif., has named Susan Conjurski executive vice president. Hawaii State Federal Credit Union, Honolulu, has named Lauren Nahme chief financial officer.


    First Flight Federal Credit Union, Greenville, N.C., has named Stephanie Caldwell Fuquay-Varina branch manager. Spartanburg Regional Federal Credit Union, S.C., has named Adam Barker loan officer/ mortgage assistant. In addition SRFCU has promoted Tim Dill to mortgage specialist


    Security Federal Credit Union , Flint, Mich., has named Jay Yax vice president of branch operations . First American Credit Union, Beloit, Wis., has named Bob Harrer vice president/senior financial consultant. Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, St. Paul, Minn., has named Wendy Peterson director of branch services.

  • EAST

    Leominster Credit Union, Mass., has named Debra J. McNally Sterling assistant branch manager. Putnam Federal Credit Union, Carmel, N.Y., Chief Operations Officer Arlene Yungel has retired after 14 years of service. She looks forward to spending time with family and focusing on opportunities to travel. Workers' Credit Union, Fitchburg, Mass.,...

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