Como Northtown Credit Union Chooses Affinity Plus
as Merger Partner
August 26, 2010 06:20 PM Eastern Daylight Time
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union has been selected by Como
Northtown Community Credit Union as a merger partner. The merger, which is expected to close before the end of
the year, will expand services and offerings for members of Como Northtown.
“Affinity Plus is honored to be selected as a merger partner by Como Northtown,” said Kyle L. Markland, President
and CEO of Affinity Plus. “Our members first philosophy ensures Como Northtown members will experience a
smooth transition as well as upgraded products and services not currently available to them.”
Both Affinity Plus and Como Northtown are based in St. Paul. Affinity Plus has $1.3 billion in assets and serves
more than 140,000 members. Como Northtown has $37 million in assets and 8,000 members.
“Affinity Plus is committed to improving the financial well-being of members and communities we serve. We look
forward to the opportunity to serve the members of Como Northtown and the Como community,” said Markland.
The merger needs to be approved by state and federal regulators as well as the members of Como Northtown
before it is finalized.
About Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union
Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union is the largest credit union in Minnesota with state-based assets. With nearly $1.3
billion in assets, Affinity Plus is based in St. Paul and is owned by over 140,000 members who are served by 23
branch locations throughout the state. Through a broad range of eligibility criteria, most Minnesotans can become a
member of Affinity Plus. Additional information is available at www.affinityplus.org or by calling (800) 322-7228.
For Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union
Risdall McKinney Public Relations
Brant Skogrand, APR, MBC, 651-286-6729
Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union
Julie Cosgrove, 651-398-0944