The promotion, April 1–September 30, required members to get a Passport to Financial Freedom from a branch or online at cofcu.org. Members then received stamps to place in their passport for products and services they were currently using, as well as for each new product and service they signed up for – an auto loan, mobile banking, online banking, a mortgage loan, Visa® credit card, savings account, and more. Members received an entry into the drawing for each stamp they collected.
Was she surprised when notified she’d won? “Yes, I was surprised. I couldn’t contain myself,” Mrs. Clark said. Even though her daughter wanted to accompany her on the cruise, her husband, of course, will enjoy the cruise with Mrs. Clark.
After receiving 619 Passports to Financial Freedom entries, CommonWealth One announced Mrs. Clark the winner October 24, 2012 on its website in a video filmed at its Main Branch in Alexandria, VA.
“CommonWealth One is my lifeline. I use it for everything,”
About CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union
Since 1944, CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Alexandria, VA, has grown to become one of Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia’s top credit unions with more than $304 million in assets serving more than 36,000 members. CommonWealth One is a full-service, member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative committed to being the lifetime financial institution of its members. It provides its members with lower fees and loan rates, plus higher savings rates. Excess earnings are returned to members in the form of higher dividend rates, lower interest rates on loans and low or no fees.
CommonWealth One has branches in downtown Washington, D.C., Alexandria, VA, and Harrisonburg, VA (one branch is located on the James Madison University campus). Members can access their accounts through Online Banking, Mobile and Text Banking, plus a network of over 6,800+ shared branches and 50,000+ transaction-