By Cindy Kurtz on Wednesday, Oct 26th, 2016
Category: Press Releases

Ideal CU VP of Mortgage Services Named Super Mortgage Professional for 2016

(Woodbury, MN – October 27, 2016) Faith Tholkes, Vice President of Mortgage Services at Ideal Credit Union, has once again been named a Super Mortgage Professional for 2016 by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine and Twin Cities Business. Tholkes was first recognized for this prestigious honor in 2014. She was nominated for the award by clients who view her as a mortgage professional who demonstrates exceptional ability and service.

Tholkes started her career with Ideal CU in 1996. She was promoted to Vice President of Mortgage Services in 2015. Tholkes and her mortgage advisors at Ideal deliver an extraordinary experience to current and potential mortgage members. This team of seasoned mortgage professionals strives to understand the members’ financial situation, anticipates their individual needs and guides them through complex financial decisions better than any other provider.

“Faith is an instrumental part of our mortgage team and is very good at what she does,” commented Brian Sherrick, Ideal CU President/CEO. “This is a well-deserved honor and we are proud to see her dedication and hard work recognized by the very members she has served.”

Ideal Credit Union offers a full range of mortgage solutions to fit the needs of borrowers, including fixed rate, FHA/VA, adjustable rate, refinancing options and more.

Ideal Credit Union also offers the HomeAdvantage™ program, an exclusive, free service that can helps users search, buy, sell and save on their next home. HomeAdvantage provides the tools and expertise needed to find and finance a home, and offers an attractive a rebate program that enables home buyers to earn cash back at closing. Since its inception, the HomeAdvantage program has paid out over $101,400 in rebates to hundreds of Ideal CU members. The average rebate per transaction is $1,056.

Founded in 1926, Ideal Credit Union is a member owned financial institution that specializes in providing excellent member service, great rates and convenience to 50,000 members. Ideal CU offers a complete range of services, including a full suite of electronic banking products, savings, checking, loans, mortgage products and title services, exclusive VIP member payback, business services, investment services and more. Visit for details and locations.