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June 6, 2023 - Nusenda Credit Union announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire Western Heritage Bank, a state-chartered bank headquartered in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
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Last week, Nusenda announced the 2023 Financial Education Innovation Award winners. These awards demonstrate Nusenda’s ongoing commitment to strengthening communities and investing in innovative solutions that improve education, health, social, and economic outcomes.
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May 2, 2023 - Some New Mexicans are receiving fraudulent phone calls or texts claiming to be from Nusenda Credit Union pretending to verify a recent card transaction or payment. We will NEVER contact you requesting your card details, PIN information, etc. Learn more.
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April 27, 2023 - Jeff Martinez, Director of Real Estate and Development at Nusenda Credit Union, was recognized as a 40 Under 40 Honoree by Albuquerque Business First (ABF). For 22 years, Albuquerque Business First has been honoring young leaders in New Mexico who excel in their careers and communities.
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April 26, 2023 - Nusenda Credit Union conducted its 87th annual meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2023. The meeting reviewed Nusenda’s successes, growth, and community support during 2022. Highlights focused on the Credit Union’s commitment to helping its more than 250,000 members, investing in employees’ well-being, and supporting community programs doing great work across New Mexico.
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April 14, 2023 - Nusenda Credit Union was recently named the Albuquerque Public Schools 2023 Outstanding Corporate Partner. This award is presented each year to an organization that stands out for its investment of time and resources to meet the needs of students and educators across Albuquerque.
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February 27, 2023 - Veronica Giron, Nusenda Credit Union Vice President of Business Services Officer, was honored as a Women of Influence by Albuquerque Business First. This award recognizes women in leadership positions that have a shared desire to go above and beyond in their careers and communities.
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February 27, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union today announced the opening of its third location in Santa Fe. The branch is located at 5621 Herrera Drive near the Walmart Supercenter and Christus St. Vincent Entrada Contenta Health Center.
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February 2, 2023 - For the sixth straight year, Nusenda Credit Union has received the New Mexico Family Friendly Business Award by Family Friendly New Mexico for its best-in-class workplace policies.
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February 1, 2023 - Today, Nusenda announced the 2023 application period for its Financial Education Innovation Award. This program began in 2018 to recognize educators who go above and beyond to improve financial well-being across New Mexico.
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January 26, 2023 Nusenda Credit Union announced the distribution of more than $7.7 million in Earn Your Return bonus dividends and Community Rewards to qualifying members.
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December 15, 2022 Nusenda Credit Union was recently named Best Financial Institution and Best Mortgage lender by Valencia County News-Bulletin readers.
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December 13, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union partnered with the UNM Children’s Hospital and Jardin de los Ninos this holiday season to help bring joy to kids in need. Nusenda employees across the state participated in the two-week toy drive, donating toys and funds to bring holiday cheer.
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November 30, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union partnered with KOAT-TV for the 15th straight year to collect coats for kids in New Mexico. The month-long coat drive ended last week, with thousands of contributions flooding in across the state.
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November 16, 2022 - Nusenda Foundation recently announced its 2022 Community Rewards grant recipients. The Foundation awarded 104 recipients a total of $630,000 in funds for programs that are creating positive change and producing economic opportunities across New Mexico.
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November 3, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union was recently named Best Credit Union and Best Bank in the 2022 Rio Rancho Observer’s Readers’ Choice poll. This is the fifth year that Nusenda has received the honor. The Credit Union was also named runner-up in the Best Business Donor category.
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November 1, 2022 Nusenda recently announced four new community lending partners in its Co-op Capital microloan program: Southwest Native Assets Coalition, Cruces Creatives, The Climate Change Leadership Institute, and WESST.
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October 10, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union employees throughout New Mexico devoted today's federal holiday to support the communities of Albuquerque, Espanola, Las Cruces, Rio Rancho, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos, and Valencia County. Over 350 Nusenda employees participated, volunteering over 1,400 hours.
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October 4, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union, along with financial institutions nationwide, is seeing an increase in fraudulent phone calls, texts, and other types of cyberattacks. It’s an unfortunate reality that financial scams are growing in numbers, participants, and creativity as time goes on.
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September 29, 2022
Michelle Dearholt, Nusenda Credit Union’s Executive Vice President of Operations, was honored as a Diverse Business Leader by Albuquerque Business First. This award recognizes leaders that embody what it truly means to champion diversity and inclusion in relation to professional achievement, contributions to the community, and leadership qualities.
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