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Showing Off the ‘Authentic Difference’ at Hermantown Federal Credit Union

Tuesday, October 18, 2016  
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Hermantown Federal Credit Union - HERMANTOWN, Minn. (October 17, 2016) - International Credit Union Day has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October every year since 1948. The goal of the day around the world is to bring awareness to the great work that credit unions are doing for their communities and members. This year’s theme is to have credit union’s explain the “Authentic Difference’ between a credit union and other types of financial institutions. 

Hermantown Federal Credit Union is celebrating International Credit Union Day by keeping the excitement going the whole week starting on October 17th through October 21st. There will be a variety of different dress up days that the staff at HFCU will participate in that will tie into the theme of the ‘Authentic Difference’. Here are the dress up days and the special or giveaway that will be happening:

Monday, Oct. 17 – Camouflage Day – special rate on recreational vehicles offered through the end of October

Tuesday, Oct. 18 – Technology Tuesday – members can learn about our electronic services and enter to win a tablet!

Wednesday, Oct. 19 – Western Wednesday – anyone that visits the credit union through the lobby or drive thru will receive a coupon if they successfully refinance their loan from another financial institution to HFCU.

Thursday, Oct. 20 (International Credit Union Day) – HFCU Logo Day – every hour at a specific time on this day, Member Services Managers at each branch will be giving out $5 to a random member to thank them for their membership.

Friday, October 21st – Jersey Day – to show the support for the communities that HFCU serves, staff will be wearing a local team jersey

The overall goal of HFCU’s International Credit Union Week celebration is to thank the members for their membership and to celebrate the employees and their loyalty to the credit union. Thanks to all Hermantown Federal Credit Union members for their membership!


About Hermantown Federal Credit Union

Hermantown Federal Credit Union’s mission is to be there for you when life happens by exceeding your expectations. Hermantown FCU has 3 branches located in Hermantown, Duluth and Superior and is owned by 18,000 members. Additional information is available at or by calling 218-729-7733.

Minnesota Credit Union Network
555 Wabasha Street N, Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55102

(651) 288-5170
(800) 477-1034