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The $311,046 First Unity Federal Credit Union in McComb, Miss., worked on the chartering process for four years before it was approved in June 2014, according to Samuel Hall, president/CEO, pictured to the left.(Photo Credit: Enterprise Journal-McComb, Miss.)

Organizers of the Finest Federal Credit Union, which was the first to receive a federal charter in 2015, didn’t let a loss of seed funding in 2008 arrest their launch efforts.

The new cooperative is preparing to officially begin service to New York City’s law enforcement community in the spring after the NCUA approved the charter in February.

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