News from MidCountry Financial

The following news releases highlight various initiatives, recognitions, and milestones for the MidCountry Financial family of companies, including companies formerly owned by MidCountry Financial Corp.

News Archive: 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009

2018

11-30-18

MidCountry Financial Corp. Completes Sale of MidCountry Bank

06-13-18

MidCountry Financial Corp. Agrees to Sell MidCountry Bank

2017

02-03-17

Gary McQuain added to MidCountry Financial leadership team

02-22-17

Legence Bank to acquire southern Illinois branches of MidCountry Bank

2016

02-12-16

Stan Butler named CEO of Heights Finance Corporation

02-12-16

Timothy L. Stanley named President and CEO of MidCountry Financial Corp.

03-15-16

New Pioneer Services office opens in Colorado Springs

05-18-16

Pioneer Services receives a trio of American Business Awards

05-26-16

Roy Jones joins MidCountry Financial leadership team

06-10-16

Fort Bragg area gets new Pioneer Services office

2015

04-02-15

Pioneer Services opens office in Oceanside, Calif.

05-12-15

Pioneer Services named finalist for Best Corporate Social Responsibility program in 2015

05-21-15

FOX News article highlights results of Pioneer Service's 2015 Military Finance Survey

06-04-15

Pioneer Services' financial education program named one of nation's best

06-15-15

Pioneer Services' Corporate Social Responsibility program wins Bronze Stevie award

06-23-15

Pioneer Services financial education program wins Silver Stevie for 'Best Public Service/Communications Campaign'

07-13-15

ABA Banking Journal spotlights Pioneer Services' financial literacy efforts for military families

10-07-15

Hampton Roads area gets new Pioneer Services office

11-01-15

ABA honors Pioneer in 2015 ABA Community Commitment Awards

11-23-15

HolidaySpendingPlanner.org helps military families this holiday season

11-23-15

Military families spending less this holiday season

12-17-15

Pioneer Services gives back during the 2015 holiday season

2014

05-15-14

National Foundation for Credit Counseling survey reveals financial weaknesses among military members

06-05-14

Pioneer Services named finalist for PR Daily awards

07-03-14

Stan Butler named President of Heights Finance Corporation

07-10-14

American Business Awards once again recognize Pioneer Services

09-19-14

Pioneer Services named Best Website - Banking and Financial Services'

11-19-14

Pioneer Services opens new office in Killeen, Texas

11-22-14

Lakewood, Wash., home to new Pioneer Services office

2013

03-27-13

PR Daily recognizes Pioneer Services' CSR program as best of 2012

03-27-13

Thompson Joins MidCountry Bank as Chief Commercial Banking Officer

04-25-13

Pioneer Services website named "Site of the Year" for "Best Banking Customer Experience"

08-19-13

PioneerMilitaryLoans.com receives 2013 APEX Award of Excellence

09-19-13

Better Business Bureau recognizes Pioneer Services with Integrity Award

09-27-13

American Business Awards honors Pioneer Services' website with Gold Stevie

10-02-13

BBB honors Pioneer Services with 'Excellence in Customer Service' award

2012

02-24-12

Heights Finance Announces 'Pay It Forward' Program

06-07-12

Pioneer Services celebrates 80th anniversary June 7, 2012

06-13-12

Culture at Pioneer Services recognized as creating 'World Class Excellence'

06-20-12

Tom Holcom Jr. receives 'Army Commanders Award for Public Service'

08-20-12

MidCountry Financial Corp. celebrates 10 years of service and success

09-05-12

Award recognizes military banking division for extraordinary support of employees in military

09-25-12

MidCountry Bank phone recycling drive helps USA Cares support our troops

10-24-12

'Building a values-based company'

11-29-12

Enhanced PioneerMilitaryLoans.com website offers more protection, improved features

2011

03-08-11

MidCountry Bank receives national honor

05-12-11

International Association of Business Communicators honors Pioneer Services with Bronze Quill awards.

05-17-11

Pioneer Services named 'Champion of Business' for second straight year.

05-23-11

MidCountry Financial wins Better Business Bureau Award for Marketplace Ethics.

06-03-11

Heights Finance Corporation acquires Riverside Finance assets.

06-03-11

MidCountry Bank acquires Riverside Finance assets.

06-17-11

Working World: Central Georgia Business Receives Award For Excellence.

06-21-11

Military families can keep Money On Reserve with help of Pioneer Services.

06-24-11

'Best Learning, Development and Recognition Program Award' recognizes commitment to team members.

06-30-11

Georgia Bankers Association honors Robert F. Hatcher for 50 years of distinguished service.

07-27-11

MidCountry Bank's military banking division recognized for growth.

08-26-11

Lynx basketball clinic brings more than 70 girls.

09-02-11

MidCountry Bank announces expansion.

09-30-11

MidCountry Bank's Prybylo named 'CIO of the Year'

10-12-11

'Credit Repair Kit' gives military families way to improve credit scores.

10-17-11

'Warrior Center' helps service members earn college degrees.

10-20-11

MidCountry Financial Corp. warns against fake check scam.

10-25-11

Pioneer Services named a 'Great Place to Work in Las Vegas.'

2010

01-13-10

MidCountry Bank military division's volunteer time-off program recognized nationally for Corporate Social Responsibility.

01-21-10

MidCountry Bank honored by USDA for increasing rural home ownership.

01-26-10

MidCountry Financial Corp. warns public of financial services scams.

02-18-10

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Honors MidCountry and Rebuilding Together Metropolis.

03-02-10

Pioneer Services receives national 'Workplace Innovation' award for CSR efforts.

05-12-10

MidCountry Financial assists combat-injured during Military Appreciation Month.

06-01-10

Circle of Influence.

06-24-10

Bob Hatcher to be given 'Distinguished Service Award' from the National Governors Association.

07-20-10

Heights Finance welcomes new Chief Financial Officer.

08-16-10

MidCountry Financial Corp. website and newsletter named finalist for national awards.

09-02-10

MidCountry Financial hires Chief Accounting Officer.

09-23-10

MidCountry Bank names Steve Meads new President.

10-12-10

Jim Lientz joins MidCountry Financial Corp board of directors

10-12-10

Tom Holcom receives 'Outstanding Civilian Service Medal' from United States Army

10-18-10

MidCountry Financial Corp adds new roles for two top executives

10-19-10

Legence Bank signs agreement with MidCountry Bank to purchase Harrisburg and Galatia branches.

10-29-10

Joe Freeman takes on additional role as President of Pioneer Financial Services.

2009

05-05-09

MidCountry Financial creates 'Answer the Call Now' cell phone recycling program.

06-10-09

Robert F. Hatcher Elected Chair of Board of Regents.

06-23-09

Pioneer Services' Holcom named "Best Financial Services Executive of the Year."

06-25-09

Heights Finance offices collect nearly 1,500 cell phones for "Answer the Call Now" campaign.

09-08-09

MidCountry Bank Executive appointed to National WWI Museum Board of Trustees.

09-15-09

Pioneer Services' Military Spouse Finance Guide receives American Bankers Association award.

11-05-09

Heights Finance provides FREE online holiday spending calculator.

11-09-09

Pioneer Services wins another Better Business Bureau "Torch Award" for ethics.

11-10-09

Heights Finance CEO receives industry's most prestigious award.

12-01-09

MidCountry Bank's military banking division wins 2009 AFCPE award.