Pioneer Services News - 2005
December 1, 2005
The "Conspicuous Service Medal" was awarded to Pioneer Services for our “patriotic support, loyalty, and devotion” to our team members who serve in the National Guard and Reserves. We also received a Department of Defense Freedom Award earlier in 2005.
November 18, 2005
Hiring those who have served has helped us improve the quality of life for military families. This was one of the reasons that Pioneer Services was named a top "military friendly employer" by G.I. Jobs magazine.
October 21, 2005
Secretary of the Army Francis J. Harvey and David Janes, chairman of the National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), presented Pioneer Financial Services, Inc., with the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award in a ceremony Oct. 15 in Washington, D.C.
September 20, 2005
In our continuing effort to improve the quality of life of the men and women of the Armed Forces, we assisted Marine Corps families with a $5,000 donation to the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (MCSF).
September 8, 2005
As Hurricane Katrina devastated parts of the southern United States, Pioneer Services donated more than $5,000 worth of items this week to assist Navy families evacuated from Naval Station Pascagoula, Miss.
August 11, 2005
In order to offer an alternative to payday loans, Pioneer Services created the "Help Loan" in 2003. It offered a disciplined and financially responsible way for service members to get money for unforeseen expenses.
July 12, 2005
The Department of Defense named Pioneer Services one of 15 recipients of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is an honor bestowed by DoD upon companies that show extraordinary support for associates serving in the National Guard and Reserves.
June 20, 2005
For the second year in a row, Pioneer Services and the Institute of Consumer Financial Education (ICFE) announced our renewed corporate sponsorship focusing on financial education and support for legislation beneficial to military families. The ICFE is an official partner with the Department of Defense and its Financial Readiness Campaign.
May 31, 2005
Pioneer Services was named a 5-Star Supporter of the National Guard and Reserves by the Department of Defense. The honor is part of the DoD "Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve" program and recognizes the company as exceeding the standards set by law that protect and provide for employees who serve in the military.
May 17, 2005
Pioneer Services assisted service members with reducing debt and making smart choices with their money by virtue of an internal certification process.
January 25, 2005
For the 2005 tax season, Pioneer Services and H&R Block offered military taxpayers discounts on upgraded online tax preparation services.