Young & Free Alabama Launched By Guardian Credit Union

We helped Guardian Credit Union launch Young & Free Alabama today. Based in  Montgomery, Alabama, Guardian has $225 million in assets and serves 34,000 members. While Guardian is the smallest credit union to undertake Young & Free on its own, it is one of the fastest growing credit unions in the state of Alabama.

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Guardian has a number of key components going for it that will make Young & Free Alabama really work.

  • Passionate and professional staff and leadership
  • A very visible, well-known and polished brand in the Montgomery marketplace
  • Great product mix with the Young & Free Checking account

Every Young & Free region comes together when there is a senior champion that believes in it and when there is a great supporting cast. Alabama is no exception. From the beginning, Heath Harrell, Guardian's President and CEO, has embraced the program and made it a strategic priority. In addition, the marketing team—Jessica and Rachel—have been great to work with.

Internally, this program was launched under the guidance of Michael Berger. Michael has done a great job of managing this project from start to launch.

To kick things off in style, we enlisted the help of all of the active Young & Free Spokesters to create a launch video.

Please take a moment and visit the Young & Free Alabama website. You can also follow along on Twitter and Facebook.

Tim