Hughes Platinum Card Named In “Top 15 Credit Union Credit Card”


Tucson, AZ – July 17, 2017 – Not all credit cards are the same. Hughes Federal Credit Union has a Visa® Platinum Card that really shines, having been named on July 13 as one of the “Top 15 Best Credit Union Credit Cards” by, a leading portal for financial news and product coverage.

“Hughes’ no-gimmick, low rate credit card program is validated with this national recognition,” said Robert Swick, Hughes president/general manager. “Hughes members enjoy our ‘One Low Rate’ for purchases, balance transfers and cash advances. also cited our excellent theft and purchase security coverage, along with medical and legal referral, and trip assistance.” Swick added, “This is just one more reason to choose local and member-owned Hughes Federal Credit Union.”

The Visa® Platinum Card also includes a full suite of digital wallet offerings including Android, Apple and Samsung Pay; as well as a Design Your Own Credit Card option.

“Hughes strongly believes in making a positive difference in the financial lives of our members and in helping members use credit wisely,” notes Swick. “We’re proud of this national recognition because it’s an objective confirmation that we are fulfilling these goals.” For more information please call 520-794-JOIN or visit For more regarding the top 15 credit union credit cards visit

Hughes Federal Credit Union

Established 65 years ago, Hughes Federal Credit Union is a locally-owned and member-owned financial cooperative with more than 112,000 members and $1.1 billion dollars in assets. The credit union has a “Superior” 5-Star Bauer Financial rating and is one of the strongest financial institutions in the nation. It is rated A+ and has been accredited by the Better Business Bureau since 1974. This Credit Union is federally-insured by the National Credit Union Administration. Apple Pay is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. Android Pay is a trademark of Google. Samsung Pay is a trademark of Samsung Electronics America, Inc. For more information, visit                                             

Kellie Terhune Neely
VP Marketing