CORE Federal Credit Union partners with PSCU for card processing services

ST. PETERSBURG, FL (July 7, 2015) — PSCU, the nation’s leading CUSO, has announced a partnership with CORE Federal Credit Union (CORE FCU) to convert the credit union’s credit card and debit card portfolios. CORE FCU is a $100 million credit union serving members in the Central New York community.

“Our goal at the onset of this process was to bring our credit and debit processing under one umbrella,” said Bill Sweeney, President and CEO of CORE FCU. “We were impressed by PSCU’s sensitivity to our needs, as well as the strategic value and insights they brought to the table with their proposal. They were successfully able to demonstrate the growth potential for CORE FCU and our card portfolio.”

CORE FCU selected PSCU after an exhaustive vendor selection process. Adding value to the industry-leading powerful card platform, PSCU offers experienced consultants, outstanding 24/7 contact center support and complete processing flexibility to help member-owner credit unions boost outstanding balances and transactions while delivering an important member service.

“CORE Federal Credit Union was able to experience firsthand the professionalism of our team, our in-depth knowledge, and our expertise with debit and credit card processing during their visit to PSCU’s headquarters,” said Chuck Fagan, President and CEO of PSCU. “PSCU is dedicated to providing Member-Owners with the tools and technology needed to build their portfolios through real-time analytics, outstanding service and innovative programs that engage members and fuel revenue growth.”

Under the agreement, PSCU will provide credit and debit card conversion, processing and servicing for CORE FCU. According to Sweeney, CORE FCU is looking forward to bringing its credit and debit card accounts together under one provider in order to drive efficiencies.

About PSCU

Established in 1977, PSCU, based in St. Petersburg, Fla., is the nation’s leading credit union service organization. The company is owned by over 800 Member-Owner credit unions representing 18.5 million credit, debit, prepaid, online bill payment, mobile and electronic banking accounts. 24/7/365 member support is delivered through contact centers located throughout the United States that handle more than 18 million inquiries a year. 

About CORE Federal Credit Union

CORE Federal Credit Union is a $100 million not-for-profit financial institution headquartered in East Syracuse, N.Y. It has served its members and the Central New York community for 57 years and has offices in East Syracuse, North Syracuse and Morrisville, N.Y. Visit for more information.

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