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    Exploring the Wonders of Central Texas

    Christopher and Leslie moved to Austin after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and have been in Austin ever since. Christopher is an environmental scientist specializing in Central Texas cave species. He and his partner Leslie love to explore the outdoors, Central Texas cave preserves, and the Austin music scene. You might even catch Christopher playing live music with his British power pop band, The New Way.

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    Contributing, with Gratitude and Grace

    Katherine S founded the Technical Communications program at Austin Community College® (ACC), which is still going strong today. She’s a teacher, an administrator, a published author, a world traveler, and a UFCU Member. We’re proud of Katherine’s contributions to our local community and the world over.

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    Caring About Community

    Apollo B is a new dad who works in the banking industry. His team of UFCU representatives has helped him improve his credit, get his first auto loan, credit card, and home loan. He’s on his way to financial success.

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    Preparation Brings Peace of Mind

    As a therapist, Aimee H works alongside doctors and physicians’ assistants to provide behavioral health services for children, adolescents, and the elderly. Between her commute and traveling to spend time with friends and family, she spends a lot of time on the road. Aimee relies on UFCU Insurance Services® for coverage and peace of mind.

     

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    An Enduring Partnership

    Ed T is a full-time freelance writer and consultant who has worked in Austin over 20 years. He authors multiple books, articles, and blogs every year. Ed started banking with UFCU as a UT grad student in 1976. He’s relied on UFCU as his financial partner ever since to help manage his cash flow and care for his family.

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    UFCU Means Trust

    Ginger W found UFCU when she was looking for an auto loan. She joined to take advantage of low rates, but has stayed because of the relationships. She especially appreciates the education, the trust, and the connections that come with UFCU membership.

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    For me, UFCU is about excellence. They’re easy and accessible.

    My UFCU loan has opened many doors for me. A $14,000 loan got me more than just a truck. It helped me with school, work, and new jobs. Thanks to UFCU, I’m more relaxed and even more involved in school and work now.

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    People Helping People

    Mark D prioritizes flexibility and compassion for others. An entrepreneur with his own antique store, Mark believes it all comes down to people helping people.

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    Straightforward, No-Nonsense Banking

    Jesse P appreciates UFCU’s modern conveniences, like digital services and the Mobile Banking app. And he relies on UFCU staff to help him handle everyday issues.

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    A Mom-and-Pop Shop, on a Larger Scale

    Michael and Elizabeth joined UFCU in 1965, when they came to The University of Texas at Austin™. Now Members for more than 50 years, they’ve grown from young UT students to seasoned credit union Members, and they’ve witnessed the growth of their credit union too.

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