Liberty Financial Hosting Grand Opening Celebration

Liberty Financial will host a grand-opening celebration for its newest office on Blankenbaker Parkway from November 18-22.

During the celebration, visitors can register to win prizes that include a 55-inch Samsung 4K Smart television, a full-sized iPad, and gift cards to area restaurants.

The newest location for the full-service credit union is at 721 Blankenbaker Parkway, near Southeast Christian Church’s main campus. The credit union encompasses 3,200 square feet and includes a concierge desk, tech tables, two drive-through lanes and an ATM. The branch joins Louisville offices in St. Matthews (4220 Shelbyville Road) and Hurstbourne (1200 Forest Bridge Road). Additional offices are in the planning stages for Louisville.

The Blankenbaker Office is managed by Tony Ware, whose 16 years in banking include roles as branch manager at both Chase and US Bank. The 2005 University of Louisville graduate is active with Junior Achievers and Men of Quality. He is a member of Bates Memorial Baptist Church, and he was recognized in 2014 for Who’s Who in Louisville for Business.

Liberty Financial offers a full complement of financial services, including personal and business loans and credit cards. Its most popular account is fee-free Vertical Checking, which offers 3.30% APY on any deposit up to $20,000 along with reimbursement of up to $15 per month when other banking institutions charge you for ATM usage.

Liberty Financial also has a full-service office in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and two in Franklin, Tennessee, with three more under construction in the Greater Nashville area. It is a Division of Evansville (Indiana) Teachers Federal Credit Union, which operates one office in Henderson, Kentucky, two in Owensboro, Kentucky, and an additional 13 in southwestern Indiana. The credit union includes nearly 220,000 members and has assets of more than $1.8 billion. It was recognized nationally by Forbes on its Best-in-State Banks and Credit Unions lists for both 2018 and 2019.

The Blankenbaker Office is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Additional information is posted online at and the office can be reached at (502) 830-9235.