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* LAKELAND, Fla. (1/12/09)--MIDFLORIDA FCU, Lakeland, Fla., committed to be the title sponsor of the Polk Museum of Art’s Mayfaire-by-the-Lake, an annual art festival on Mother’s Day Weekend. MIDFLORIDA will sponsor the event until 2018. The title sponsorship was previously held by Volvo for five years. This year’s event will be held May 9-10 ... * LAS VEGAS (1/12/09)--Despite a troubled local economy, Clark County CU members will receive an average dividend of $75 this year. Clark County is located in Las Vegas. The bonus is smaller than it has been in recent years. Members received about $179 last year, the credit union said (Las Vegas Review-Journal Jan. 8). Despite member bankruptcies and car repossessions in 2008, the credit union garnered positive revenues, it said. Clark County CU has $641 million in assets ... * HARRISBURG, Pa. (1/12/09)--Freedom CU, Warminster, Pa., said its LivePerson chat service has averaged about 30 chats per day and 4,200 hits on the Frequently Asked Questions section (Life is a Highway Jan. 9). The live text chat provides members real-time access to credit union employees to expedite service. The service was launched Nov. 19 ...


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