Credit Union Success and Service Leads to Hiring and Job Creation at Community Financial

Jul 17, 2012, 13:19 ET from Community Financial Credit Union

PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  Credit Unions across the country have seen record-breaking membership and asset growth recently, leading to more hiring in the industry, including Community Financial Credit Union.

Since January 2012, Community Financial -- which serves Plymouth, Canton, Northville and Novi; as well as Otsego, Montmorency and Alpena Counties -- has hired 21 new team members, including Tom Tuckey, a mortgage loan officer in Plymouth.  Tuckey has eleven years of mortgage experience and holds a Master of Science degree from Walsh College and a BA from Michigan State University. 

"Community Financial is growing and committed to doing the very best for its members and communities, I am glad to be a part of this team," Tuckey said.

According to a recent National Credit Union Administration report, through the first quarter of 2012, credit unions around the country combined for a record 92.5 million members. 

As part of its inaugural Community Matters Annual Community Report, Community Financial reported that 2011 was a record year regarding membership, growing by over 10-percent, as well as its overall member satisfaction rankings.

"We are thrilled to be growing, because not only do we  continue to provide great service and sound financial advice to our members, but we also have the opportunities to hire more people and give back to the communities we serve," said Bill Lawton, president/CEO of Community Financial.

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About Community Financial Credit Union
Headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, membership in Community Financial Credit Union is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers, or attends school in the Michigan cities, townships or counties of Plymouth, Canton, Northville, Novi, Alpena, Otsego and Montmorency.  With more than 50,000 members, Community Financial provides financial services to members at eight branch locations and through a variety of automated and online services.  For more information, visit or call (877) 937-2328.





SOURCE Community Financial Credit Union