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The lobby at Mountain Credit Union's Asheville branch saw steady activity during its special Saturday hours.

The $123 million Mountain Credit Union said it added 17 new members in the four hours it opened its Asheville, N.C., branch on Saturday for Bank Transfer Day.

“We got off to a foggy start early this morning but by 10 a.m. we were rolling right along. By the time we were finished, we had opened 14 new accounts for a total of 17 new members,” said Chris Angel, manager of the Fletcher branch for the 18,500-member Waynesville, N.C., credit union.

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