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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. – CO-OP Financial Services announced its COOPER Fraud Analyzer is now part of CO-OP Shared Branch services to participating credit unions, with all network transactions flowing through the interface of this account-based risk management solution.

TAMPA, Fla.–University of South Florida Federal Credit Union said it is establishing new scholarships and expanding existing ones for a total of $205,000 that will support USF students studying many disciplines.

WASHINGTON—On top of all the worries facing federal workers who had been going without paychecks during the just-ended partial government shutdown, many were facing mounting credit card bills on government-issued plastic for which they could not receive reimbursement.

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–While the partial federal government shutdown has ended, at least for now, concerns are being expressed that many of the federal workers who missed paychecks may have turned to payday lenders and other small-dollar loans that come with high rates and unfavorable terms.

LAKE MARY, Fla.—The $1.8-billion Central Florida Educators FCU here announced it intends to merge in $174-million Fidelity Bank of Florida, based in Merritt Island, Fla.