Telhio Credit Union Offers Special Youth Savings Incentives for Credit Union Youth Month

COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 27, 2018) - Telhio Credit Union will be celebrating Credit Union Youth Month during the month of April with a special savings match program for youth accounts.


The theme of this year's program at Telhio is "The Science of Saving." The purpose of this coordinated effort is to teach children the value of savings and why having a savings account is important.


"Finding ways to support our community is a priority at Telhio. Credit Union Youth Month is a perfect program for us to help teach children and their parents the importance of savings," said Karen Daniels, Chief Retail Officer. "This is another way that we demonstrate to our members that they are our priority, not our profits."


There will be several components to the program for children, who can visit a local Telhio branch to participate. Each branch will have fun, engaging activities and giveaways that underscore the importance of saving. Parents and children are also encouraged to open a youth savings account during the month of April. Children who open a youth savings account will choose a lollipop from a savings tree to determine if Telhio matches up to $5, $10 or $25. More information about Credit Union Youth Month is available at www.telhio.org.





About Telhio Credit Union

Telhio Credit Union is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or goes to school in Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware, Licking, Madison, Pickaway, Union, Hamilton, Warren, Butler and Preble counties. 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. Driven by its philosophy that members come first, Telhio is committed to the highest standards of responsibility and conduct. Telhio offers a variety of innovative programs, services and products to support its members' financial needs. Telhio offers 10 branching offices throughout central and southwestern Ohio and nearly 4,000 shared branching locations nationwide. Federally insured by NCUA.



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For more information, contact:

Angela Krile, Krile Communications at 740-974-3948, angela@krilecommunications.com






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