SPARTANBURG, S.C.-Carolina Foothills FCU (CFFCU) here knew it was time to ask for IT help when it merged with nearby Community 1 CU. CFFCU, after all, is migrating to Community's core system, and Community is adopting CFFCU's managed IT services.

"We just don't have the expertise to complete the merger in-house," explained Bill Caldwell, third-party coordinator at the $75-million CU. So CFFCU turned to Safe Systems of Alpharetta, Ga.

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