Navigant Credit Union earns two CCUA awards of excellence, including "Credit Union of the Year"

SMITHFIELD, R.I. (October 22, 2018) – Navigant Credit Union was recently named the “Credit Union of the Year” by the regional industry organization Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA).  

CCUA represents credit unions in Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island, empowering them, individually and collectively, to provide consumers with outstanding financial services. The organization released its annual “Awards of Excellence” last week, honoring Navigant Credit Union with the “Credit Union of the Year” award and an award for “Excellence in Advocacy.” 

“These awards are a testament to our employees’ tireless hard work and dedication to helping our more than 92,000 members achieve their financial dreams,” said Navigant Credit Union President/CEO Gary E. Furtado. “We thank CCUA for recognizing our team and for their support of the credit union industry as a whole.” 

Navigant Credit Union’s CCUA honors come shortly after it was named Rhode Island’s “Best Place to Work” for the fourth consecutive year.

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About Navigant Credit Union 

Based in Smithfield, R.I., Navigant Credit Union is Rhode Island's oldest credit union. Navigant Credit Union has provided its members with unparalleled financial products and services, as well as community support, for over 103 years. With more than $2 billion in assets, more than 92,000 members and 18 branches, Navigant Credit Union supports its members through access to products and services, conservative financial management and commitment to the communities where we operate. The Providence Business News named Navigant Credit Union one of the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.  Visit to learn more.