MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.-The $3.3-billion Kinecta FCU saw a lot of activity on Bank Transfer Day, much of it from one determined member.

KFCU, which has 23 branches plus 12 "Kinecta at Nix" locations at the sites of a check cashing company it acquired, reported that one long-time member who was active in the Bank Transfer Day movement brought six new members to its Gardena member service center on the Thursday before Nov. 5. A Kinecta spokesperson said the member was responsible for promoting the switch for residents of the Gardena and Hawthorne areas. The group works together and carpooled in from several miles away to join.

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