News: Association Member News

Bellco Celebrates 80 Years Serving Colorado

Credit union marked most successful year in its history in 2015 GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.–This month, Bellco will celebrate its 80th anniversary as a credit union dedicated to helping members reach their short- and long-term financial goals. Founded in 1936 as the credit union for Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph employees, … Read More

Security Service Federal Credit Union awards $52,500 in scholarships to outstanding high school seniors

SAN ANTONIO, TX (April 27, 2016) — Security Service Federal Credit Union is helping 21 high school seniors get a head start on their college tuition. Today, the credit union awarded $52,500 in scholarships to outstanding seniors in Texas, Colorado and Utah. The students were selected from a pool of hundreds … Read More

Ent voted “Best Bank,” “Best Mortgage Company” and “Game Changer for the Arts” in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (April 18, 2016) — Ent Credit Union has been voted the “Best Bank,” “Best Mortgage Company” and “Game Changer for the Arts” in 2016 by over 15,000 readers of The Gazette who participated in their annual “Best of the Springs” survey. In recognizing Ent in the “Best Bank” category, The … Read More

TruWest® Credit Union offers down payment assistance with ‘WISH’ program

TEMPE, AZ (April 18, 2016) — In keeping with the tradition of “people helping people,” TruWest® Credit Union is offering down payment assistance for low-to-middle income first-time homebuyers. TruWest received an additional $500,000 to support the “Workforce Initiative Subsidy for Homeownership (WISH)” grant program, through the Federal Home Loan Bank … Read More

Sooper Credit Union Wins Diamond Award

Arvada, CO – Sooper Credit Union in Arvada, Colorado was recently honored with a Diamond Award, which recognizes outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry. The award was presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of … Read More

Meridian Trust Earns Marketing Awards

Cheyenne, WY—Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union’s in-house Marketing department was recently honored with four Diamond Awards, which recognizes outstanding marketing achievements in the credit union industry. The awards were presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council.  “The Diamond Awards competition represents the pinnacle of … Read More

Fiztsimons Credit Union Goes Pink for Comitis Crisis Center

Recently, the team at Fitzsimons Credit Union participated in an annual event to help raise money and food donations for the Comitis Crisis Center in Aurora, CO. A team of pink “piglets” raced through local grocery store in a competition to help feed the hungry. Twenty-five teams raised money, got … Read More

Meridian Trust FCU to Merge with Panhandle Co-Op FCU

Cheyenne, WY – Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union has been approved to merge with Panhandle Co-Op Federal Credit Union based in Scottsbluff, NE. The merger takes effect as of April 1st.  The result is the creation of the largest financial co-operative in the Nebraska Panhandle region. “Through working with Panhandle … Read More

Elevations Credit Union Promotes Steven Schmidle to Chief Strategy and Performance Officer

Elevations Credit Union recently promoted Steven Schmidle to the newly created role of Chief Strategy and Performance Officer, with responsibility for the development, implementation, and achievement of the organization’s strategic plan as well as all financial activities of the credit union. Schmidle joined the Elevations team 11 years ago and … Read More

Meridian Trust Provides Thousands of Dollars in Heating Bill Assistance

Cheyenne, WY—Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union has provided nearly $10,000 in financial assistance to credit union members who have been experiencing difficulty in paying their home heating bills. The credit union’s Heat Energy Assistance Trust (HEAT) program has helped low and fixed income families pay their home heating bills.  A … Read More