South Carolina Financial Solutions Unveils Innovatus Benefit Solutions™, LLC
24 Feb 2014

(N. CHARLESTON, S.C.) – 2/24/14 – Established in late 2013, Innovatus Benefit Solutions™, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Service Organizations (CUSO), headquartered in Charleston, SC. 

The CUSO purchased Innova Plan Strategies, founded by Charlotte-based benefits expert, Jim Fede. In early 2014, Fede, who brings more than 30 years of experience in the employee benefits industry, was named President of the emerging Innovatus brand.

Innovatus creates custom benefit packages including core medical, dental and other voluntary and employer-sponsored benefits plans. The company assesses clients’ current coverage, needs and growth plans to tailor plans with providers such as BlueCross/BlueShield, Cigna, Aetna, AIG, Hartford, Pacific Life, Lincoln National, Wellpath, UHC and Sun Life Financial.

The company works to expand the means and opportunity for providing high quality, competitive, and needs-based employee benefit products and programs to small businesses and credit unions throughout the Southeast. These benefit solutions are a win for both human resources and finance departments.

For more information on Innovatus Benefit Solutions™ visit


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About South Carolina Financial Solutions™, LLC

South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC, a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO), was established by South Carolina Federal Credit Union to provide affordable business enhancing services to credit unions of all sizes. With the credit union philosophy of “people helping people” in mind, each CUSO offers industry professionals with extensive experience to enhance a credit union’s functionality, agility and business processes. Find out more at

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Contact: Meredith Siemens, Executive Director, Public Relations & Communications

South Carolina Federal Credit Union

843-569-4359 (office)