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NWCUA Regulatory Team, Advocates Plan Spring Meeting with Newly Confirmed BCFP Director

Kathleen Kraninger takes the reins at the bureau for a five-year term.

NWCUA Holiday Marketing Resource Center

Click here for customizable tools and resources to enhance your holiday marketing.

NWCUA Commercial Services Council Reviews Rulemaking Related to Regulatory Bill S.2155

Providing input to regulators even when legislation is favorable is important in continued work to remove regulatory barriers.

Northwest Credit Unions Reinvest in Their Members

Dividends are arriving for some loyal credit union members just in time for the holidays.

Gesa Credit Union and Inspirus Credit Union Announce Merger

The planned partnership would leverage the credit unions’ combined resources to better serve members as Washington’s second-largest financial cooperative.

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Seattle Credit Union Staffers Walk in the Shoes of Others for a Day

The credit union is focused on empathy, inclusion, and understanding the needs of those who struggle in a high-priced city.

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Credit Union Professionals get Inspired at Leveraging the Credit Union Difference Workshop

Participants learn about credit unions’ unique role in the marketplace and their impact on members and communities.

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Five Northwest Credit Union Professionals Become CUDEs

Graduates gain insight into helping their credit union members and communities overcome financial and developmental issues.

Mt. Hood Chapter outgoing board members were given recognition awards for their years of service during the Turkey Shoot event. From left to right: Karina Perez, Shelan Stritzke, Jamie Koster, and Tiffany Pillars.

Mt. Hood Chapter Raises Funds to Help Teens in Foster Care

Event raises over $700; generous participants donate 213 gift cards.

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Northwest Credit Unions Must Have a Solid Disaster Preparedness Plan

Federally insured credit unions are required to have plans in place to address all types of operational disruptions.

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CUNA Mutual Group Expands Lending Solutions with Acquisition of Portland-Based Mirador

Acquisition brings a seamless small business lending experience and digital platform to the credit union industry.

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LSC Offers Credit Unions Best Practices for Preventing and Managing Card Fraud

Member education, tips, tools, and add-on services can help combat the resurgence of ATM skimming and card fraud.

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NWCUA-Backed Oregon Legislation Reducing Number of Required Board Meetings Moves Closer to Implementation

The rule is expected to result in cost savings and flexibility for credit unions and their boards.