DES MOINES, Iowa (8/29/11)--Three credit unions were among 10 growing companies receiving national recognition for offering employees extraordinary benefits, despite a chaotic economy. An independent judging panel of employee benefits experts named Postal CU, Woodbury, Minn.; Consolidated FCU, Portland, Ore.; and Veridian CU, Waterloo, Iowa, as three of The Principal 10 Best Companies for Employee Financial Security. The Principal Financial Group sponsors the national program, which is in its 10th year. It honors growing companies for their commitment to their employees’ financial security. As part of the recognition, The Principal awards a donation to a charity selected by each winning company.