American Heritage Federal Credit Union Merges With Philadelphia—South Jersey/U.N.I.T.E Credit Union
Philadelphia, PA— Effective May 1, 2004,
Philadelphia-South Jersey/U.N.I.T.E FCU has
merged into American Heritage FCU. The merger
adds over 320 new members to the American
Heritage family of membership, as well as over
$930,000 in total assets.
The Philadelphia-South Jersey/U.N.I.T.E Credit
Union was based on Chestnut Street in
Philadelphia and represented various companies
throughout Philadelphia, suburban Pennsylvania
and New Jersey. Members can now conduct business
at American Heritage locations, including offices
at Chestnut, Market, and Arch Streets.
American Heritage Federal Credit Union, a $410
million financial institution headquartered in
Northeast Philadelphia, now has 14 branches
serving over 71,000 members and over 600 sponsor
companies in Bucks and Montgomery Counties and
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Organization: American Heritage Federal Credit Union