Greater Iowa named best credit union in Story County

June 2, 2011

Greater Iowa Credit Union was named the best credit union in Story County for the fourth consecutive year.

The award is sponsored by the Ames Tribune, and winners are selected by readers.
“We are thrilled to once again receive this award,” said Greater Iowa President/CEO Shazia Manus. “We focus on outstanding service, competitive products and convenience. We recognize that people have many choices in the financial services arena, and we strive to be the provider of choice.”
In addition to finishing 2010 with a very strong financial position, Greater Iowa was the recipient of local and national awards for its commitment to member service and corporate philanthropy. Greater Iowa was named the corporate philanthropist of the year by the Story County Alliance for Philanthropy. The credit union also was named the “best of the best” for its mortgage lending practices by PHH Mortgage.
Greater Iowa Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution with more than 28,000 members and assets of more than $279 million. Greater Iowa has six branches in Ames, Des Moines, West Des Moines and Denison. For more information, visit
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