Washingtonian Could be ‘Next Top Credit Union Executive’

One Washingtonian is among the six young finalists that have emerged from 41 applicants to vie for the inaugural title of the Next Top Credit Union Executive.

Apply today for a WCUF CYCLE 3 Scholarship!

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for a 2010 Professional Development Scholarship through the Washingotn Credit Union Foundation. The deadline is Friday, October 8th.

Corporate Corner: Moving from a Bridge Corp to a New Provider

Corporate Corner is a series of articles that will examine various aspects of the corporate credit union crisis and the NCUA’s plans to resolve the issue and stabilize the industry.

Oregon, Washington Merger Would Create Regional System of 200 Credit Unions

The Credit Union Association of Oregon and the Washington Credit Union League announced last week that their Boards of Directors have signed a letter of intent to merge after more than 20 years of on-again, off-again discussion.

Foundation Summit Awards Wrap Up Convention 2010

The Washington Credit Union League wrapped up its 2010 Convention and Annual Business Meeting last week with what some are calling the best Summit Awards celebration in recent memory.

Biz Kid$ Wins 2010 Telly Award

The Emmy Award-winning series Biz Kid$, the youth-focused and credit union-funded financial education show on public television, has added yet another award to its trophy cabinet, collecting the 2010 Silver Telly for excellence in Financial Literacy Education Production.

2010 Credit Union Charity Ride This Saturday

You’re invited to participate in the 2010 Credit Union Charity Ride for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.

Western CUNA Management School Accepting Applications

Western CUNA Management School (WCMS) is now accepting applications for the 2011 session.

How Retirement Plan Funds are Protected from an Unpredictable Economy

Learn what’s behind the numbers on your pension or 401(k) statement and take a look at what safeguards are in place to protect your benefits against negative economic conditions.

Last Chance to Participate in Oregon/Washington Town Halls

The Washington Credit Union League and the Credit Union Association of Oregon will conclude their two-state, traveling town hall meeting schedule in Lacy on Friday, September 3.

40 Hours of Convention: A Week’s Worth of CU Love in Just Three Days

You’ve heard the pitch: The Washington Credit Union League Annual Convention and Business Meeting taking place this Sept. 14-16 in SeaTac is the state’s premiere, not-to-miss credit union event of the year.

Washington League Introduces new ‘Credit Union Song’ at 77th Annual Meeting

See Brandon Johnston sing his song at the Annual Business Meeting and download the song for free!

Consumer Financial Protection Around the World

The Filene Research Institute’s recent research titled “Consumer Financial Protection: U.S. Proposals and International Experience” describes the experiences of credit unions around the world that operate under similar consumer protection schemes that the U.S. has recently created.