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100th CU Joins Smart Option
COLUMBUS, Ohio-Corporate One FCU said Jeep Country FCU, Holland, Ohio, became the 100th credit union to enroll in the Smart Option student loan program the corporate began offering through Sallie Mae in June.
For info: www.corporateone.coop
myCUmortgage Names CU Winners
FAIRBORN, Ohio-myCUmortgage announced the winners of its annual awards for excellence in mortgage lending at the CUSO's 6th Annual Partner Conference. Winners are: Dynamic FCU, Celina, Ohio, named "Originator of the Year" in the small credit union category; DESCO FCU, Portsmouth, Ohio, "Originator of the Year" in the mid-size CU category and Workers' CU, Fitchburg, Mass.
For info: www.mycumortgage.com
3 CUs Partner With TruHome
LENEXA, Kan.-Mortgage solutions provider TruHome Solutions has added three new partner credit unions: Neighborhood CU, Dallas, Lacamas Community CU, Camas, Wash., and Credit Union of the Rockies, Golden, Colo.
For info: www.truhomesolutions.com
CO-OP Adds Outbound Calling
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.-CO-OP Financial Services has added Outbound Call Services to help credit unions proactively capture lending opportunities, support marketing campaigns and provide a variety of other member services.
For info: www.co-opfs.org
La. CUSO Pays First Dividend
HARAHAN, La.-CU Cooperative Branching, LLC, Louisiana's shared branching CUSO, said it will pay a one-time cash dividend of 5% per share to investors for the first time in the company's history.
For info: www.lcul.com
CUXpress Lending UP 100%
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.-CU Xpress Lease, Inc., a credit union lease provider, said it is on a record-setting pace in auto leasing activity with September up 100% year-over-year from 2009.
For info: www.groovecar.com
First New York Opts For UsNet
ALBANY, N.Y.-Universal Sharing Network (UsNet) said First New York FCU has joined its shared branching network as an issuer and an acquirer.
For info: www.universalsharing.com
CUs Represented At NAR Show
DALLAS-CU Members Mortgage participated with the American Credit Union Mortgage Association (ACUMA) at the National Association of Realtors (NAR) conference and expo in New Orleans in an effort to raise awareness of CUs as lenders.
For info: www.acuma.org or www.cumembers.com
Website Gets Enhancements
ALBION, N.Y.-Claims Recovery Financial Services, LLC, a nationwide provider of claim processing management solutions, has enhanced its website at www.crfservices.com.