MacDill Federal Credit Union, based in Tampa, Florida, has selected Certegy Card Services, Inc, formerly Equifax Card Services, Inc. to process its 20,000 credit card accounts. “Our members depend on us to provide prompt, accurate financial services,” said credit union executive vice president E. C. Williams. “We have used another card processor for the last several years, but we believe that Certegy is better positioned to help us meet our members’ needs. Certegy is where we want to be, strategically, over the long term.”
Certegy Card Services, a subsidiary of Certegy Inc. is the nation’s largest card processor for credit unions and independent banks, providing card processing services and marketing services for more than 5,000 clients in the United States. Certegy also provides high quality card processing services to clients internationally in the United Kingdom, Brazil, Chile and Australia. Clients in 30 countries around the world use Certegy card processing software.
Williams cites Certegy’s superior back-office support, along with the ability to have a Certegy business consultant provide personalized portfolio development assistance, as important Certegy advantages. “We are focused on attracting even more of our members to MacDill’s card program. We plan to achieve significant program growth, and Certegy is the only processor that can give us the strategic support we need to realize our growth goals-while maintaining excellent service to members,” he says.
“We are delighted to welcome MacDill Federal Credit Union. We will provide them with customized service and the best card processing value in the business,” says Vince Pavese, senior vice president and general manager, Certegy Card Services Â North America.
Certegy Inc. (CEY: NYSE) provides credit, debit and merchant card processing, e-banking services, check risk management and check cashing services to financial institutions and merchants worldwide. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, Certegy maintains a strong global presence with operations in the United States, Canada, the U.K., Ireland, France, Chile, Brazil, Australia and New Zealand. As a proven global payment services provider, Certegy enables transaction certainty, brings customers and commerce together and provides business results through leading technology. Certegy employs about 5,800 associates in 9 countries and had $779 million in revenue in 2000.Details