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

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

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

Liberty Bay Credit Union Runs For Charlotte

Posted by Cassie Brown on Wed, May 8, '19

BRAINTREE, MA., (May 8, 2019)  - The weather may have been gloomy, but the spirits of Liberty Bay Credit Union’s Community Matters Team could not be dampened. A Gold Sponsor of the 9th Annual Run for Charlotte, Liberty Bay has been involved for the last six years.

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Topics: Braintree, Community Matters, Volunteerism, Community

Stepping Out to Support Old Colony Hospice, Liberty Bay's Community Matters Team Walks the Walk

Posted by Cassie Brown on Wed, May 1, '19

BRAINTREE, MA., (May 1, 2019) – It is always easy to talk the talk, but the Liberty Bay Community Matters team walks the walk, literally, especially when it comes to their community partners. As a silver sponsor, Liberty Bay’s Community Matters Team stepped out to support Old Colony Hospice at their 21st Annual Walk and Run at the Irish Cultural Center in Canton, MA. The event raises money for the organization which, since 1979, has supported families who are facing the struggle of end-stage diseases.

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Topics: Community Matters, Volunteerism, Community

Arc Autism Resource Center Finds a Scarce Resource at Liberty Bay Credit Union

Posted by Cassie Brown on Wed, Apr 10, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (April 10, 2019) – As Autism Awareness is highlighted during the month of April, The Arc of the South Shore Autism Resource Center continues its efforts to educate and support families who are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders. One of the services provided by the Center includes a parent support group; however, with meeting space as a scarce resource, Liberty Bay Credit Union has been honored to host the Autism Resource Center for their monthly meetings at Liberty Bay’s Braintree Community Room.

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Topics: Community Matters, Community

Liberty Takes on a New Meaning to Liberty Bay CU Staff After Visit to Road To Responsibility, Inc.

Posted by Cassie Brown on Tue, Apr 2, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS (April 2, 2019) – Liberty is often associated with independence, something most of us do not need to contemplate on a daily basis. However, individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities face daily challenges that impede their liberties. On a recent visit to Road To Responsibility, Liberty Bay Credit Union staff was able to witness the scope of work RTR does that enables individuals regain these liberties.

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Topics: Community Matters, Community

Literacy = Liberty to the Community Matters Team at Liberty Bay Credit Union

Posted by Cassie Brown on Mon, Apr 1, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (April 1, 2019) – Financial Literacy is one of the cornerstones of Liberty Bay Credit Union’s foundation. Community Matters, the volunteer arm of Liberty Bay, is now making children’s literature its top priority. During the month of April, Liberty Bay Community Matters is partnering with Massachusetts Credit Unions and the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless in their campaign “A Bed for Every Child”, an initiative that will provide a mattress, linens and a bag of books to children in need.

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Topics: Community Matters, Community

Coastal Homeowners Decry Lack of Insurance Payouts

Posted by Cassie Brown on Mon, Mar 18, '19

BRAINTREE, MASS. (March 18, 2019) – As homeowners’ insurance payouts trickle in for the Massachusetts coastal communities hit hardest by 2017/2018 winter storms, many are finding the rebuilding costs from the devastation to be more exorbitant than the amounts received from insurance payouts. In many instances homeowners have been forced to wait over a year to begin the rebuilding process, only to be devastated again by the amount reimbursed by insurance.

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Topics: Leadership, Community Matters, Financial Solutions, Community