PSCU Financial Services announced that it is processing 10 million accounts for credit and debit cards. As part of its celebration of this milestone, the nation’s largest CUSO will be donating 10 million pennies, or $100,000, to organizations and projects designed to expand and improve the credit union industry. Donations were made to: National Center for Member Trust, Biz Kid$ Financial Literacy Programming, and the underwriting of an intensive three-day course for senior credit union executives at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business in conjunction with Callahan & Associates.
“We believe in the credit union difference and we continue to devote our energies and our financial resources to support credit-union-centric organizations that stimulate growth for the credit union industry,” said David J. Serlo, President and CEO, PSCU Financial Services. “Our grants indicate our commitment to educating current credit union leaders on strategies to move our industry forward as well as educating the credit union members and leaders of tomorrow on the role these cooperative organizations play in the American financial services marketplace.”
“Reinvesting in the credit union movement is an excellent way to recognize our continued success in helping credit unions serve their members,” said Ariel Chun, President and CEO of University of Hawaii FCU and Chairman of PSCU Financial Services. “We also believe that providing financial support for enterprises that will expand our industry in exciting new ways is in allegiance with our vision of sharing the vision and values of our member-owners.”
“We are honored by this gift and by the support of the entire credit union movement for this show about financial literacy,” said Emmy-Award-winning Executive Producer of Biz Kid$, Jamie Hammond. “The nation’s largest CUSO’s support of this program to educate children shows that the credit union difference is very real”. About PSCU Financial Services
As a non-profit cooperative, PSCU Financial Services is owned by more than 500 member credit unions representing 10 million cardholder accounts and more than 345,000 online bill payment subscribers. Its Contact Center services more than 10 million inquiries a year.
PSCU Financial Services maintains its headquarters and Eastern operations center in St. Petersburg, Florida. The company is also supported by a West Coast operations center based in Phoenix, Arizona. PSCU Financial Services is the nation’s largest Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO).
Established in 1977, the company provides a broad array of cost-effective, high quality financial services that include credit, debit, ATM, prepaids, bill payment and contact center solutions. PSCU Financial Services uniquely offers its members a full range of processing options, any combination from full service to in-house pass through processing for credit, debit and ATM transactions. As the leader in the credit union industry, the company offers gateway access to national and regional networks. It also provides full function ATM terminal driving services. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.pscufs.com.