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* HAGERSTOWN, Md. (4/5/10)--Ongoing Operations has become a Gold Partner of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO). Ongoing Operations has been involved with NACUSO since the company’s formation, said Kirk Drake, Ongoing Operations president. NACUSO aims to drive collaboration and innovation for the sustainability of credit unions and the industry, said Tom Davis, NACUSO CEO. Ongoing Operations provides business continuity and disaster recovery solutions to more than 125 clients nationwide, including credit unions ... * ONTARIO, Calif. (4/5/10)--Financial Service Centers Cooperative (FSCC) announced that call center outlets at Water and Power Community CU in Los Angeles and First CU, Chandler, Ariz., won the network’s “Ultimate Tailgate Sweepstakes” by generating significant growth in Shared Branching transactions during the contest period. The call centers promoted Shared Branching at Vcom machines inside select 7-Eleven stores. FSCC is a credit union Shared Branching network that provides more than 6,400 full-service, deposit-taking locations in the U.S. and in four foreign countries ... * NAPERVILLE, Ill. (4/5/10)--The Sprint Nextel Credit Union Member Discount Program is now available to Illinois credit union members through Invest in America, announced the Illinois Credit Union League. The program aims to help credit union members save on their monthly phone bills and for credit unions to earn financial benefits for promoting the program with minimal marketing effort. Participating credit unions can receive free marketing materials. Under the agreement, members receive a 10% discount on most individual liable monthly recurring charges, a 15% discount on corporate liable monthly recurring charges, and discounts on corporate liable accessories. Activation fees on new lines and upgrade fees also will be waived, the league said. The discount includes nationwide coverage, simplified calling plans, national rates with no roaming and long distance charges. Members can keep their existing phone number ...


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