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Truliant files trademark suit against BB&T/SunTrust Truist name

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (June 17, 2019) — Truliant Federal Credit Union announced today that it has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina challenging Truist bank, the intended new name of the merged BB&T Corp. ...

JSC Federal Credit Union taps Ogilvy as strategic agency partner

HOUSTON, TX (June 17, 2019) — JSC Federal Credit Union (JSC FCU) today announced that it has selected Ogilvy, an award-winning integrated marketing and Communications company, to deliver brand strategy services for the financial services company as it continues to grow its footprint in the ...

Heritage Trust’s Retirewell program joins with Cetera Financial Group

CHARLESTON, SC (June 17, 2019) — Heritage Trust’s Retirewell program has joined with Cetera Financial Group®, a leading network of independent broker-dealer firms supporting the delivery of professional financial advice, and moved its retirement platform to the Cetera Financial Institutions platform. Heritage Trust is ...

Security First Federal Credit Union names new president/CEO

AUSTIN, TX (June 17, 2019) — Security First Federal Credit Union named Erasmo Ramos as its new president/CEO effective Monday, June 24. Credit Union Resources, Inc. conducted the executive search for the $350 million credit union. Ramos’ credit union management experience will be a ...

Heritage Federal Credit Union announces new Senior Branch Manager

NEWBURGH, IN (June 17, 2019) — Heritage Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce that Takisha Seaver will be the new Senior Branch Manager of their Vogel Road Branch. Takisha has over 9 years of managerial experience in the financial services industry.  She previously served ...

96% of Venezuelan refugees lack access to financial services

MADISON, WI (June 17, 2019) — 96% of Venezuelan nationals who fled to Colombia to escape violence and economic collapse have no access to formal financial services—despite nearly half saying they crossed the border more than a year ago. The new data comes from ...

HFS Federal Credit Union donates over $33,000 to The Food Basket

HILO, HI (June 14, 2019) — Each year, HFS Federal Credit Union (HFS FCU) chooses a local organization to support during their Annual Fundraiser. This year, The Food Basket’s “We Got Your Back” Keiki Backpack Program was the recipient of the donation. Through the ...