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  • A strategy to help members magnify their money

    first_img ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr continue reading » Wright-Patt Credit Union ($4.4B, Beavercreek, OH) has undertaken an aggressive, comprehensive initiative to boost the financial wellness of its members and people who the big Ohio credit union would like to make members.Called Financial Flexibility and Freedom, the effort includes products and services the credit union has long provided — such as money management campaigns and re-financing offers— as well as something entirely new — the MoneyMagnifier coaching program.Under that program, the 32-branch financial cooperative is training and deploying what it calls “member center financial coaches” to instruct members on:last_img read more

  • First Bank moves towards world sponsorship record as Georgian Cup hits 100 years

    first_imgRelatedPosts Succession plan: FirstBank graduates third batch in development programme Inter-banks loan recovery: N50.32m recovered from individuals in first nine days – CBN FirstBank hosts FinTech Summit 4.0 In furtherance of its commitment to the growth and development of sports, nation building and the economy at large, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of the Georgian Cup of the Kaduna Polo Tournament for the 100th consecutive year, possibly the longest running sports sponsorship in the world and a Guinness Book of Records potential.The 2019 edition of the epoch making sports championship runs from October 12 to 20, 2019 at the Kaduna Polo Club, Murtala Mohammed Square, Kaduna.The Kaduna Georgian Cup Centenary Polo Tournament commenced in 1919, with FirstBank sponsoring the sports tournament for a 100 years.The Cup, which was donated by the Bank to the Kaduna Polo Club, is the oldest and most respected Polo trophy in West Africa.The 2018 edition of the tournament was won by team El-Amin, also billed to participate in the 2019 edition to defend its trophy, contested by other teams: Rubicon, Imani, Malcomines and Lintex Agad.A total of 45 teams are billed for the 2019 tournament.Speaking on FirstBank’s unwavering centenary sponsorship of the Tournament, the President, Kaduna Polo Club, Alhaji Suleman Abubakar, said: “The Georgian Cup Polo Tournament is indeed the Premier Polo Tournament in the country and it has proudly birthed many other sporting events across the country as well as the West African sub region as a whole. We are honoured to record such a milestone with FirstBank since the inception of the tournament 100 years ago.“Indeed, FirstBank remains a noble brand close to our heart at the Kaduna Polo Club and the tournament has indeed been a catalyst of socio-economic growth of Kaduna and the nation as a whole.”The Bank said its sponsorship of the Georgian Cup is perhaps the longest standing sports sponsorship in the world, a reflection of a long-lasting partnership that aligns with heritage, shared values, elite performance and quality, all attributes worthy of celebration.It said: “This record sponsorship has been filed by the Kaduna Polo Club for consideration by the Guinness Book of World Records under the longest main sponsorship of a sporting world championship title.”Expressing the Bank’s delight on the sponsorship, the Group Head, Marketing and Corporate Communications, Folake Ani-Mumuney, said: “2019 is indeed an eventful year for us and one of the many highpoints since we were founded 125 years ago. Part of our excitement stems from the pride we feel at having supported the Georgian Cup Polo Tournament for 100 years consistently. We are indeed proud to achieve this feat as it reinforces our leadership role as an institution committed to the continued growth and development of sports and the economy at large. The Georgian Cup Polo Tournament is one of the many heritage sporting sponsorships supported by FirstBank over the years. Another example is the FirstBank 58th Lagos Amateur Golf Open tournament, in partnership with Ikoyi Club 1938 holding in November this year which we have also supported for 57 years. We dare say perhaps another record in sports sponsorship.”This unprecedented Polo extravaganza boasts notable players such as Chris Mckenzie, the best South African polo player; Max Charlton, the Best British polo player; as well as other top Argentine players in attendance amongst many other professionals.Tags: First BankGeorgian Cuplast_img read more

  • Harrison Afful hopes to maintain blistering goal scoring form

    first_imgGhana defender Harrison Afful says he is hoping to maintain his new found scoring form ahead of the World Cup in Brazil. Afful who scored last Saturday to help his Tunisian side Esperance progress in the CAF Champions League with a 3-0 win over Real Bamako was once again on target in the Tunisian top flight clash against CS Sfaxien on Wednesday.The former Asante Kotoko defender’s goal was all Esperance needed to clinch the three points from Sfaxien.Afful’s scoring form excites him and he is hoping to keep the consistency ahead of the World Cup which kicks off in two months“I have waited for this a very long time and God been so good I’m in a good shape now and I hope I will go to the World Cup and make an impact there,” said Afful in an interview with Joy sports“I just hope and pray to God to give me strength, courage, long life and keep a good shape as I’m in now. “I hope to maintain my performance or add more because people will be expecting more from me at the World Cup.”last_img read more