WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) - Mountain America Credit Union is pleased to announce the grand opening celebrations of the Garden City and Eagle branches in Idaho. The celebrations will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be prizes, giveaways and activities for families to enjoy.

The Eagle Branch, located at 100 East Riverside Drive, is managed by Tim Kunz. Originally from Eastern Idaho, Kunz has been in the financial services industry in management, training, and sales for over a decade.

The Garden City Branch, located at 7906 West Marigold Street, is managed by Chris Theil. Beginning his financial industry career in 1999, Theil joined Mountain America in 2007. He is also a fully licensed investment advisor. He recently relocated to Idaho from Heber City, Utah.

"We are happy to celebrate these new branches in the Treasure Valley area," said Tim Toy, Vice President of Branches, Idaho Region, for Mountain America. "Garden City and Eagle are growing, thriving communities. These branches are conveniently located and easy to access. Chris and Tim, along with their teams, offer the expertise to help even more Treasure Valley residents fulfill their financial dreams."

The Eagle and Garden City branches provide a wide range of financial products and services, including traditional checking and savings, insurance, investments, home, car and RV loans, and small business accounts and services. Mountain America offers innovative consumer products like MyStyle Checking(SM), allowing members to choose from credits for music downloads, an anniversary gift, discounts on loans and other rewards. Mountain America also helps small businesses grow. The Mountain America team can assist business owners with SBA loans, commercial real estate loans and business lines of credit. For the 9th year in a row, Mountain America has been named the #1 SBA Lending Credit Union by Callahan & Associates. Mountain America was also recently named among the top 10 of Idaho's Best Places to Work for the 3rd year in a row by POPULUS.

Mountain America Credit Union has more than $4.4 billion in assets and serves more than 520,000 members, wherever they are, through online and mobile banking, 84 branches in five states and access to more than 30,000 ATMs and 5,000 shared-branching locations nationwide. With roots dating back to the 1930s, Mountain America offers a variety of financial products and services for consumers and businesses, including savings accounts, auto loans, checking accounts, mortgage loans, business checking, student loans, SBA loans and retirement options. Visit www.macu.com for more information.

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Media Contact:
Angie Nelson
Mountain America Credit Union
208-493-0131