MADISON, Wis. (12/11/09)--Several credit unions made Google’s Zeitgeist 2009 list, meaning that they have been some of the most popular searches for residents of cities nationwide. The lists are divided by city, region, entertainment, celebrities and news items. The list that credit unions were featured prominently on was divided by major U.S. cities-- including Atlanta, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Boston, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and others. Credit unions receiving top hits in their respective cities include:
* Johns Hopkins FCU, Baltimore; * A+ FCU, Austin, Texas; * Boeing Employees CU, Seattle; * GTE FCU, Tampa; * Arrowhead CU, Los Angeles; * Community America CU, Kansas City; * Dade County FCU, Miami, Fla.; * OnPoint CU, Portland, Ore.; and * Grow Financial CU, Tampa.
Other popular search terms on cities’ Top Ten lists were for local schools, colleges, transportation, sports teams and local city or government websites. Major banks did not make the lists. For the full list, use the link.