With a diverse mix of college students, state government employees and natives who commute from neighboring smaller towns, Tallahassee, Fla., may be ripe for a new financial services alternative.
Competing against eight other families, the Shaw family emerged as the winner of $10,000 in Florida Commerce Credit Union's second weLiveFIT! Challenge.
NewOak Capital, New York, appointed Chad J. Burhance to managing director and head of NewOak Solutions, the company's advisory service provider.
It took a home purchase for Karen Rubin to get focused on making a budget and balancing a checkbook on a quest to become more financially savvy.
Karen Rubin, a single mother of three, reduced her debt by $4,500, increased her savings by more than $30,000 and boosted her credit score from 662 to 758 to win $10,000 in a Florida Commerce Credit Union financial fitness contest.
The success of Florida Commerce Credit Union's WeLiveFit! $10,000 challenge went so far beyond expectations, the cooperative is already looking for new families for 2010's contest.