The new Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium will open this fall on the Long Island University Post campus.
$5.4B credit union will target Long Island healthcare companies, professional service firms, wholesalers and distributors, and not-for-profits.
New York's largest credit union will share the message of "Built to Give You More" through TV, radio, print and outdoor advertising.
In 2012, 33,440 new members joined Bethpage, a 26% increase compared to 2011, the Long Island credit union said.
Business owners see personal, local, national economies perking up.
New York's largest credit union cites new asset, net income highs, membership and lending jumps.
Long Island's largest credit union raising funds with United Way and Red Cross, working with members on new terms for existing loans, new lending.
A new survey of Long Island checking account holders found 60% of them also would most likely leave for free checking.
For many credit unions, the first 90 days after a new member signs on can be a critical gauge on whether a relationship can be nurtured and sustained for the long term.
An in-depth look at what has become of all those new members after last fall's big surge.