Banking and Finance Industry

Founded in 2005 by Ann Hambly in Grapevine, Texas, 1st Service Solutions is a commercial real estate advisory firm dedicated to loan restructuring and assumptions within the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) industry. Over the years, the firm has remained the industry leader in borrower advocacy representation. 1st Service Solutions offers its services to commercial real estate owners for all products (FHA, Fannie Mae, bank loans) in addition to its core CMBS product. The firm has completed over $13 billion in transactions nationwide as of year-end 2013. For more information, contact 1st Service Solutions at 817-756-7227 or visit: 

Established in 1974 under the name Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Dallas, Transformance, Inc., is a nonprofit organization that has served as a beacon of hope for consumers facing a financial crisis due to student loans, consumer indebtedness and/or mortgages. As a HUD-approved housing counseling agency, Transformance serves a nationwide client base from its offices in Texas and Colorado. The agency seeks to continue its traditional crisis counseling and instructor-led educational offerings while launching a portfolio of multi-platform, digital e-learning offerings and gamification apps. E-learning offerings are designed to promote financial resiliency and wealth accumulation through informed decision making and long-term behavior modification. Finally, e-learning and gamification apps are designed to have a sustainable, measurable impact to a large number of participants across the nation, possibly reaching 10 million or more users per year.

Texans Credit Union is a Texas-based, member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with branches throughout North Texas, Austin and Houston.  Texans provides financial products and services to more than 137,000 members and has assets approaching $1.8 billion. Membership at Texans Credit Union is open to individuals and their family members who live, work or attend school in the Texas counties of Collin, Dallas, Grayson, Rockwall, Travis, Williamson and parts of Denton, as well as employees who work for a Texans Preferred Business within its field of membership. The immediate family of a current Texans Credit Union member is also eligible for membership, regardless of place of residence or employment.

Once you become a member of Texans Credit Union, you are a member for life, regardless of where you live or work. Visit the Texans website at for more information.