MAPLE GROVE, MN--(Marketwire - March 9, 2011) - Como Northtown Community Credit Union announces that it will merge with TopLine Federal Credit Union, following a member vote on March 8, 2011.

Como Northtown Community Credit Union will become TopLine Federal Credit Union at Como Park. The merger is anticipated to become effective on April 1, 2011. Signage changes will be made shortly thereafter with the full conversion being completed later this year.

"We are confident that this merger with TopLine will provide expanded services, branches and ATMs for our members, and its financial resources will strengthen our credit union," says Dr. Betsy Garcia, Chair, Como Northtown Community Credit Union board of directors.

The new TopLine Federal Credit Union at Como Park branch will remain open and continue to offer the same products and services, along with several enhancements such as a full-service Mortgage division, student lending, debit and credit card rewards programs, business services, financial education and counseling services and more.

"We look forward to offering members of Como Northtown Community Credit Union the same high level of service they have always received, delivered by the same familiar faces Como members already know," says Harry Carter, President and CEO of TopLine Federal Credit Union. "Each of our credit unions have a heritage of over 70 years of dedication to helping members achieve their financial goals by offering quality products and services at competitive rates. And obviously there are no plans to change that, of course."

TopLine Federal Credit Union, a Twin Cities-based credit union, is Minnesota's 13th largest, with assets of more than $270 million. Established in 1935, TopLine offers a complete line of financial services from what will be five locations with the addition of the Como Park branch in St. Paul along with branches in Brooklyn Park, Edina, Maple Grove and Plymouth, as well as by phone and online at Membership is available to anyone who lives, works, worships, attends school or volunteers in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott or Washington Counties and their immediate family members.

Contact Information:

Vicki Roscoe Erickson
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
TopLine Federal Credit Union