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Direct Federal Credit Union will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. You may access your account 24/7 through Mobile and Online Banking.


Direct Federal Credit Union Announces Key Promotions and Additions to Senior Leadership Team 01/09/2020

Direct Federal Credit Union (www.direct.com) of Needham, MA, recently announced the promotion of five employees, including additions to the Credit Union’s Senior Leadership Team. All five employees were part of Direct’s Career Development Program that launched in 2018 and have completed the current stage of their individualized program.

Direct Federal Credit Union CEO, Joe Walsh, awarded 2019 CEO of the Year Award 10/18/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union of Needham announced today that President and CEO, Joe Walsh, was named the “CEO of the Year” by regional industry organization, Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA).

Direct Federal Launches Free, Online Financial Education Center 09/24/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union today announced the launch of an online, personalized financial education center, DirectLIFE , through its partnership with the nation’s leading education technology innovator, EVERFI, Inc. DirectLIFE (Life Informed Financial Education) is available as a free resource to help Direct members and the community build financial health and confidence for themselves and their families.

Direct Federal Credit Union Introduces Business Banking and Commercial Loans. 08/05/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union, the fastest growing credit union in Massachusetts, announced the introduction of a full suite of business banking products and services, as well as the introduction of commercial loans. These new products and services will allow Direct Federal to extend its market-leading rates to business owners throughout Norfolk and Middlesex County.

Direct Federal Credit Union receives Excellence Awards for Outstanding HR/Training & Development Achievements 04/22/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union was recently honored with two Excellence Awards, which recognize outstanding human resource / training and development achievements in the credit union industry.

Direct Federal Credit Union Received Three Diamond Awards from CUNA 03/25/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union was recently honored with three Diamond Awards, which recognizes outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry. The award was presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,300 credit union marketing and business development professionals. Awards are given in each of 36 categories ranging from advertising to community events and beyond.

Direct Federal Credit Union Ranks #1 in Massachusetts 03/21/2019

S&P Global Market Intelligence recently named Direct Federal Credit Union the #1 performing credit union in Massachusetts, and #23 in the country.

Direct Federal Credit Union Received Three Awards in 2018 Fourth Quarter 01/28/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce three recent awards the credit union received in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Direct Federal Credit Union Announces New Positions and Promotions 01/28/2019

Direct Federal Credit Union recently announced three new C-Level positions at the Credit Union. These key positions were introduced to support the Credit Union in their unprecedented growth the past three years, and anticipated growth over the next five years. Direct Federal is pleased to announce that all three new positions have been filled by promotions within the Credit Union

Direct Federal Credit Union Hires Chris Teachout 11/16/2018

Direct Federal Credit Union, one of the fastest growing credit unions in Massachusetts, announced today that Chris Teachout has been named Vice President, Business Banking.