Competition is fierce between banks and credit unions for Gen Y consumers.
Big California credit union partners with local community partnership group to offer microloans to Sonoma County businesses.
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Four California credit unions await to become two in merger acquisitions.
Alfredo Pedroza was elected last week by voters in the California community. He manages the Sonoma and Glen Ellen branches for the 222,500-member Redwood CU.
The $1.9 billion Redwood Credit Union in Santa Rosa, Calif., was recently recognized by Schools Plus for “22 years of support and leadership critical to the quality of life in Sonoma County.”
Bay Federal Credit Union, Capitola, Calif., employees were honored at a recent United Way of Santa Cruz County awards ceremony for fundraising at local businesses.
Redwood Credit Union has once again partnered with the Santa Rosa, Calif., School District to offer a free 16-hour financial academy for local high school students.
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Marin has presented Redwood Credit Union its outstanding business diversity award.