Metro Unveils New Metrocu.org

CHELSEA, Mass. (April 7, 2015) – Metro Credit Union, the largest state-chartered credit union, launched a newly redesigned Metrocu.org today. The new site boasts a smarter, more responsive design, user friendly navigation, and enhanced financial education content among other features.

Working jointly with Metro’s marketing team, digital marketing agency Boston Interactive delivered on the new site’s major objectives:
  • Completely redesign the user experience making it easier for members to navigate and creating clear calls to action that drive account opening and loan applications
  • Update the digital brand to reflect a modern web site while creating a responsive design for the desktop and mobile devices.
  • Develop a stronger focus on financial education, member tools and ‘why Metro.’
  • Choose a Content Management System that the web site could grow with and allows for the Marketing team to leverage targeting and personalization.
“Metro Credit Union needed to simplify the design of their website to better serve their members,” said Boston Interactive Founder and CEO, Chuck Murphy. “We are thrilled to have delivered an enhanced user experience for members and to have created a valuable digital resource for the company.”
 
Keith Pequeno, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Metro Credit Union, added “We’re really excited to launch a fresh new online experience for our membership. Both Boston Interactive and the Metro marketing team had a goal of making this a website that serves our community’s needs complete with financial education and easy to access resources designed to help them make smart financial decisions.”
 
The site was built using the Kentico content management system and takes advantage of the enterprise marketing solution features that allow for content personalization.
 
About Metro Credit Union
Metro Credit Union is the largest state-chartered credit union in Massachusetts with over $1.3 billion in assets, and serves more than 170,000 members. It is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to anyone living or working in Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable or Worcester counties in Eastern Massachusetts, as well as Massachusetts state employees and retirees throughout the Commonwealth.
 
Founded in 1926, Metro Credit Union is a non-profit cooperative institution, owned by and operated for the people who use and benefit from its products and services. Metro uses superior customer service and technology to deliver a full range of financial products to consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro is well known for providing members with unlimited refunds of other banks’ ATM fees through its My Reward Checking account
 
Metro Credit Union has 15 branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Newton, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury, and is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.
 
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