Branch of growing credit union to serve wider Lee County area
November 05, 2015 (Dunedin, Florida) – Achieva Credit Union this weekend will commemorate the opening of its newest location, Estero, Florida, complete with a grand opening celebration and giveaways.
The new location is at 21301 S. Tamiami Trail, at the corner of Highway 41 and Corkscrew Road, representing the 19th location for the “Banking for Good” financial institution. The new site includes a 24-hour ATM, and will operate Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
To celebrate this new branch opening and raise awareness in the area, Achieva is holding a grand opening celebration from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, November 7, complete with children’s attractions and a chance to enter a “cash cube” plus lots of giveaways and a drawing for a chance to win an Apple iPad Mini.
Fast-growing Achieva Credit Union has long served the region, and includes members who live or work in Charlotte, Collier, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota Counties.
A leader in innovation, Achieva is among the first wave of financial institutions to deploy new credit and debit cards with EMV “chip card” technology for more secure transactions, and Achieva now offers the Apple Pay service, allowing members to make purchases via their iPhones and Apple iWatches.
The new Estero branch represents the third Achieva location in the local market, as Achieva has opened two sites in Cape Coral. As a community-focused organization, Achieva strives to be part of the local community. Each year, staff of Achieva participates in scores of events, such as the annual Achieva Box Car Rally fundraiser in downtown Clearwater. This November 14, Achieva will host its first annual Coconut Run in Cape Coral – a 5K race to benefit local schools.
Achieva Credit Union was founded in 1937 in Pinellas County. Today, it is rated a Superior 5-Star credit union by Bauer Financial, has $1 billion in assets and twenty branches serving more than 120,000 members. Anyone who lives or works in Charlotte, Collier, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sarasota Counties, or whose family member has an Achieva Credit Union account can bank with Achieva. For more information about Achieva visit www.achievacu.com.