Press Room

Welcome to the Liberty Bay Credit Union Press Room 

Our Press Room is here for our members and community to view our latest news, announcements, and press releases. Members of the press may email the Liberty Bay Marketing & PR Department with any media inquiries. 

Recent Posts

Liberty Bay Credit Union Announces 2020 Scholarship Winners

Posted by Liberty Bay Credit Union on Thu, May 7, '20

Liberty Bay Credit Union is proud to announce our 2020 scholarship winners. A total of $11,500 of scholarship money will go to area students who plan on furthering their education.

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Federal Trade Commission Scam Alert

Posted by Liberty Bay Credit Union on Thu, Mar 19, '20

This is copied from the Federal Trade Commission Consumer information site.

As the Coronavirus takes a growing toll on people’s pocketbooks, there are reports that the government will soon be sending money by check or direct deposit to each of us. The details are still being worked out, but there are a few really important things to know, no matter what this looks like.

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Topics: Credit Union, Community, Scams, Scam Prevention

Emergency Loan Fund for Those Affected by the COVID-19 Outbreak

Posted by Liberty Bay Credit Union on Tue, Mar 17, '20

Our actions demonstrate our commitment to the health and wellness of our employees, our members, and our community. Our employees are equipped with remote access to allow them to work from the safest places for their individual situations. Our remote capabilities allow us to function under current conditions. We are confident that we can continue to provide best in class member service through all business lines and channels – whether it’s deposit or loan products, at the drive-up, on the phone, or using our mobile app, we will continue to serve our members.

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Topics: Credit Union, Financial Services, Community

Practice Social Distancing With These Tips & Tricks

Posted by Cassie Brown on Fri, Mar 13, '20

At Liberty Bay, the health and wellness of our members and staff is our top priority. As we closely monitor the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community we’re committed to doing our part to lessening the virus’ impact. With this is mind, here are some tips on how to practice Social Distancing:

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Topics: Credit Union, Community

Social Security Administration Launches Online Reporting Form to Combat Scam Calls

Posted by Christopher Kokoros on Tue, Dec 3, '19

"Your Social Security Number has been suspended." These are daunting words for anyone to hear, especially over the phone. Scam calls like this have been used to target Americans more and more over the years and seem to be at an all time high.

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Topics: Financial Services, Scams, Social Security, Scam Prevention

Lyn Matteson is Banking on Liberty Bay Credit Union

Posted by Cassie Brown on Fri, Nov 22, '19

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Topics: Credit Union, Leadership, Braintree, Financial Services, Internal Update

Liberty Bay Credit Union Hires James Dowling as Vice President and Controller

Posted by Cassie Brown on Sat, Sep 21, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (September 21, 2019) – Liberty Bay Credit Union, one of the most established credit unions in New England, has hired James Dowling as Vice President and Controller. James will be responsible for guiding financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures. He will also enforce internal controls, monitor and confirm financial condition by conducting audits as well as providing information to external auditors.

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Topics: Insider, Credit Union, Leadership, Braintree, New Hire

Liberty Bay Credit Union Promotes Lyndon Matteson to President & CEO

Posted by Cassie Brown on Thu, Sep 19, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (September 19, 2019)Liberty Bay Credit Union, one of the oldest and most established credit unions in New England, has named Lyndon (Lyn) Matteson President & Chief Executive Officer. Matteson joined Liberty Bay Credit Union in December 2018 as President and Chief Operating Officer with the intention of succeeding Edward Lopes when he retired in September 2019.

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Topics: Credit Union, Leadership, Braintree, Hingham, Scituate, Woburn, Promotion, Internal Update

Liberty Bay Credit Union Honored for Financial Education Program

Posted by Cassie Brown on Mon, Aug 12, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (August 12, 2019)Liberty Bay Credit Union, one of the oldest and most established credit unions in New England, is pleased to announce that it has been named 2nd place winner in the Desjardins Adult Financial Education Award program. The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) announced the award, which is one of the credit union state-level winning entries, as part of the National Credit Union Award Programs (Dora Maxwell, Louise Herring, and Desjardins Awards). The programs, sponsored by CCUA and Credit Union National Association (CUNA), honor credit unions for their involvement in community projects, activities, credit union philosophy, and youth financial education.

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Topics: Braintree, Financial Education, FA$Ttrack, Award

Liberty Bay Credit Union Announces 2019 Scholarship Winners

Posted by Cassie Brown on Tue, Jun 4, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS., (June 4, 2019) – College expenses have a way of dampening some of the excitement of being accepted, but Liberty Bay Credit Union is easing the burden by giving away $11,500 in scholarship money to area students who plan on furthering their education.  Liberty Bay celebrated the winners with a dinner on May 31, at Siros Restaurant in Marina Bay, Quincy, MA.

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Topics: Financial Education, Community Matters, Community