Providian Financial Corp. has opened a 400-employee operations center here and said it expects to hire 700 more people for the center.

To show commitment to the community, Providian donated $20,000 to the local YWCA Child Development Center.

Providian, a leading credit card issuer, with $16 billion in managed loans, has 8,000 employees in the United States and United Kingdom.

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