Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

HOUSTON — Members of Smart Financial Credit Union’s business development team recently traveled to Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to provide financial assistance to Mexican citizens looking to become bilingual teachers in the United States. Through the CU’s International Teacher Program, educators from Mexico and Spain are eligible for up to $3,000 in Signature and/or CreditLine loans to help them relocate to the U.S.

Smart Financial representatives, Melissa Hunt, Luis Rojas, and Gerardo Esparza, spoke with more than 100 teacher candidates who will be eligible for SFCU assistance when they arrive in July. International educators involved in the program often incur moving expenses and other costs associated with their teacher certification program and visa preparation.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times
Live Chat

Copyright © 2022 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.