Green Car Loans Are Offered
SAN JOSE, Calif.-Technology Credit Union has introduced a "Green Car" loan program offering special lowered interest rates on new hybrid cars. "Tech CU's goal with this new product is to help save its members money on gasoline, protect the environment and help strengthen national energy security-one car loan at a time," the credit union said. If eligible for all available discounts, including the .25% APR discount for the green car, members could receive as much as 1.25% off the everyday rate.
Postal CU Eliminates ATM Fees
ROANOKE, Va.-Roanoke (Va.) Postal Employees' FCU has eliminated all of its ATM transaction fees for members. Roanoke Postal Employees' FCU already had ATMs that are surcharge-free for all consumers at its locations in Roanoke and Lynchburg. Surcharges may be incurred at foreign ATMs.
Corp. Exec Coaches Winners
WARRENVILLE, Ill.-Mid-States Corporate FCU Director of Business Development doesn't just know how to run his department-he really knows how to run. John Garey is volunteer assistant coach for the University of Wisconsin's men's cross country team, which just recently took home the NCAA national championship. Volunteering his time to work with the collegiate athletes is all in keeping with what he has learned from his time with credit unions.
"The credit union industry is perfect for me because I love business with a conscience," Garey said. "The credit union philosophy has helped my coaching experience because I get to do what I love and help out other people."