Power Financial Credit Union Goes to the Dogs in October

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Credit Union Offers New Member Incentives During Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – Pets are family…and, at Power Financial Credit Union, family comes first.

In recognition of October as Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month, Power Financial Credit Union is doing its part to reduce the number of dogs being held in shelters. Throughout October, the Credit Union is offering special treats to new members who open an account, along with their newly adopted furry family members.

Anyone who adopts a shelter dog during the month and opens a new Power Financial Credit Union account will be given a $50 credit* toward the adoption and their new pets will receive complimentary doggie treats.

To receive their gifts, new members must post a photo of the adopted dog, along with its name, to the Pet Corner on the Credit Union’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/PowerFiCU?fref=ts) and bring the pet adoption papers to the branch nearest them when opening a new account. The $50 credit will be made to the new member’s share account and a doggie bag of treats will be given to them to take home for their pet.

During their follow-up telephone call, new members who opened a share account online should tell the Power Financial Credit Union representative they adopted a shelter dog in October and posted a photo to the Facebook page. Then, they may Fax or send a copy of their adoption papers to the representative and receive the $50 credit to their share account.

“Imagine a world where every dog counts…and every dog has a family and a home,” says Power Financial Credit Union President & CEO Allan Prindle, who adopted a Greyhound from a shelter three years ago. “We’d like to see that happen for dogs without a home…starting with area residents who are ready to become new credit union members.”

Power Financial Credit Union has branches in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties:
• 2020 NW 150th Avenue, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
• 1100 NW 95th Street, Miami FL 33150 (inside North Shore Medical Center)
• 8228 Mills Drive, Miami, FL 33183 (the Palms at Town and Country Mall)
• 33004 South Dixie Highway, Florida City, FL 33034
• 12575 US Highway 1, Juno Beach, FL 33408

About Power Financial Credit Union

Power Financial Credit Union is a community-based, member-owned financial institution that has been providing high-quality, family-based financial services to the South Florida community for more than 65 years. We hear you. Respect You. And treat you like family. For a second consecutive year in 2015, Power Financial Credit Union was named one of Credit Union Journal’s “Best Credit Unions to Work For.”

Power Financial Credit Union has more than 32,000 members, in excess of $545 million in assets, and five branches throughout Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach counties. The organization offers all the advanced products, services and tools of large banks, but with a unique, personalized, family friendly, community-centered focus. It also provides extensive electronic services to members, with 90% of all transactions conducted outside of its branches. Additional information is available at www.powerfi.org or by calling 800.548.5465.

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*Promotion ends October 31, 2015. Prizes will be awarded upon account meeting qualification criteria. Membership required; $5 membership deposit. Membership is open to all residents of Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pinellas, and Sarasota counties; as well as friends & family of current members. Must be 18 or older. Cannot be combined with other offers, $50 will be deposited to member’s Power Financial Credit Union account. Share account must remain open for 90 days. A 1099 may be issued for the value of the gift to the recipient as income.