Idaho Credit Union Champion and Leader, Val Brooks, to Retire this Month

Brooks shares valuable insight on the future of the Credit Union Movement and reflects on her time in the industry.

Icon Credit Union and Horizon Credit Union Announce Plans to Merge

The longtime partners combine strengths and benefits of larger organization with local focus.

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Thousands of Northwest-Area High School Students Gain Real-World Budgeting Skills Thanks to Their Local Credit Unions

During the 2018-2019 school year, more than 3,500 students learned how to smartly save and spend at Financial Reality Fairs.

Westmark Credit Union Donates $500K Toward Local Museum Exhibit

The credit union has partnered with the Museum of Idaho to bring the state’s rich history to life through an exciting new exhibit.

NCUA Releases 2020 Supervisory Priorities

New priorities help prepare credit unions for upcoming regulatory examinations.

Strategic Link Partner, Eltropy, Offers Best Practices for Credit Union Text Messaging

A personalized touch will resonate with members, generating more response and loyalty.

Board Members Play Essential Role in Driving Credit Union Growth

Strategic Link partner, Jeff Rendel, examines how board members can guide CEOs.

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The Northwest Credit Union Movement is About to Become Even Stronger

The year ahead is poised to be one of the best yet for the credit union industry.

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Patti Perkins to Take Reins as Idaho Department of Finance Director

Perkins has served in business and human resources roles in the banking industry for 30 years.

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Credit Union Professionals Across the Northwest to Bring Strong Collaboration and Engagement in 2020

NWCUA committee and task force rosters are set for the coming year, with members ready to move the needle on important credit union priorities

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Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union Campaign Launches in the Northwest

Consumers will see digital ads on Facebook and Instagram; videos on YouTube.

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Kent Oram Named a 2019 GonzoBanker of the Year

Banking industry magazine recognizes Oram for growing Idaho Central Credit Union’s assets to $5 billion over 12 years.