HARRISBURG, Pa. (9/16/09)--The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association held a conference call Monday with credit unions in the Pittsburgh area to discuss preparations for operations during the Group of 20 (G-20) Summit, which will be held Sept. 24-25 in Pittsburgh. The G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was established in 1999 to bring together systemically important industrialized and developing economies to discuss key issues in the global economy. The credit unions shared information and plans. Most of the credit unions are closing or having limited hours during the event. Sandy Shenk, Pennsylvania Credit Union Service Centers Inc. state coordinator, discussed how shared branching really helps during situations such as the G-20 Summit. Nine credit unions participated in the call (Life is a Highway
* A-K Valley FCU, Lower Burrell; * AT&T Employees Pittsburgh, Pa. FCU; * Clearview FCU, Moon Township; * City Co FCU, Pittsburgh; * Financial Advantage FCU, Homestead; * Pittsburgh Firefighter’s FCU; * P A T A FCU, Pittsburgh; * riverset CU, Pittsburgh; and * Tri-Point FCU, Pittsburgh.