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BECU Grant Program Helps First-Time Buyers Reach Dream of Home Ownership

Credit union commits $1 million to program geared to combat high home prices.

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Idaho Credit Unions Motivated Member Savings During America Saves Week

Participating credit unions drove member engagement with programs, promotions, and contests.

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New Legislation in Effect for Oregon’s Equal Pay Act

Employers cannot discriminate on the basis of an employee’s status.

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InRoads Credit Union Shows Local Nonprofits Love with Donations

Oregon State Credit Union names new community education director; America’s Credit Union and Community 1st Credit Union support service members at upcoming Hoops 4 Heroes Basketball game.

Coulee Dam Federal Credit Union Drives Greater Workplace Security and Efficiency Through NuQuo’s Printer Security

Study findings from Strategic Link partner, NuQuo, show data loss incidents related to printers with instances of hacking, network interruption, and more.

Business Development Expert Helps Credit Unions Harness the Power of Storytelling

Strategic Link partner, Julie Ferguson of JRF Consulting describes how memorable, relatable stories drive member engagement.

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More than 250 Northwest Credit Union Advocates to Message Credit Union Priority Legislation During CUNA GAC

Advocates will share Northwest credit unions’ positive economic impact during meetings with all Members of Congress, Senators, and staff from Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.

Through Funding from Meyer Memorial Trust, Credit Unions Tackle Housing Hurdles with the Northwest Credit Union Foundation

Three Portland-area credit unions have launched a security deposit loan pilot program to help residents secure rental housing.

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Engage with NWCUA Staff and Credit Union Leaders at a Town Hall Near You

Discuss the latest in industry trends, issues facing your credit union’s community, and network with other credit union leaders this spring and summer.

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Oregon Credit Union Day at the Capitol Brings Wow-Factor to Salem

Engaging in a time-honored tradition that gets better year after year, Oregon’s well-oiled advocacy machine visits state legislators.

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During the Longest Government Shutdown in History, Northwest Credit Unions Stood Beside Members

Numerous Northwest credit unions helped furloughed workers through 34 days without paychecks.

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Northwest Credit Unions Provide Feedback; NWCUA Issues Comment Letter on Proposed Changes to Funds Availability Act

Credit unions unanimously express concern over proposed reduction of hold timeframes.

NWCUA Spring Council Meetings Kick off with New Video Conferencing Option; Risk Management Council Added to Lineup

Councils offer a deep dive into latest trends, opportunities to network with peers, and hear from experts.