Telhio Opens New Polaris Parkway Branch Location

COLUMBUS, OHIO (May 31, 2022) - To better serve its members with the most up-to-date approach to banking, Telhio Credit Union has opened its new Polaris Parkway branch located at 855 Polaris Parkway, at the corner of Polaris Parkway and Old Worthington Road.

This 3,682 square foot banking center includes Interactive Banking Kiosks (IBK) with biometric authentication, also known as palm vein scan. This specific technology is the most robust biometric feature to date and very secure. IBK's can dispense coins, vary the denomination of dollars withdrawn as cash, print out statements, and even allow members to make payments on loans or mortgages through the machine.

Telhio will offer its full-service banking products and services including mortgages, commercial lending, wealth management, etc. With accessibility and convenience at top of mind, this location features a self-service coin machine, tandem drive thru windows and a drive-up ATM.

"We're excited to expand our footprint in Central Ohio with our personalized yet innovative financial services," said Leslie Bumgarner, President and CEO. "This new branch serves as a destination for banking and community, and we are looking forward to the opportunity to spend more time with our current members and welcome new ones."

About Telhio Credit Union

Telhio is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or goes to school in Central and Southwest Ohio. Founded in 1934, originally as the credit union for the Columbus Telephone Co., Telhio is a not-for-profit financial cooperative where its members are also its owners. Telhio offers twelve branching offices throughout central Ohio and southwest Ohio and nearly 4,000 shared branching locations nationwide. Additionally, Telhio Credit Union participates in the highest level of combined federal and private share savings insurance available, insuring deposit accounts up to $500,000.* For more information, contact Telhio Credit Union at 614-221-3233 or visit

*Federally insured by NCUA. Additional coverage up to $250,000 provided to consumer account holders by Excess Share Insurance Corporation, a licensed insurance company.


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