Jumpstart Your Entrepreneurial Dream Today With the U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP

SBA Regional Administrator Calvin Goings writes about the wave of successful entrepreneurs over 50. Learn more about resources for these members.

CU Mobile Apps Launched to Meet Demands of Mobile Age

Mobile app solution allows members to carry their credit union with them 24/7.

Community Engagement in the New Age in Spotlight at NWCUA Marketers’ Conference

When a community engagement campaign is done correctly, everyone wins. In a fast-paced presentation at the NWCUA Marketers’ Conference on May 7-8, the president of a Portland-based PR agency will show attendees how to combine public relations, social media and community relations to execute an effective campaign.

Services Scheduled Saturday for Former State Employees Credit Union CEO Larry Queen

Services are planned Saturday for long time Oregon credit union executive Larry Queen, who passed away late last week.

Compliance Question of the Week

We have several IRA accounts that were opened 10 or more years ago. Our statements are being returned, and our members have not contacted us. At what point do these become dormant and get sent to the state?

Compliance Question of the Week

We have several IRA accounts that were opened 10 or more years ago for which our statements are being returned, and our members have not contacted us. At what point do these become dormant and get sent to the state?

Northwest Credit Unions Report Nearly $1 Million in Youth Deposits During April Challenge

Seven credit unions in Oregon and Washington reported more than $959,431 in new youth deposits as part of CUNA’s National Youth Saving Challenge, an initiative coinciding with National Credit Union Youth Week in April.

CUNA Releases New Environmental Scan

The report is commonly used by credit union executives and boards for strategic and business planning.

The Credit CARD Act Turns One

An analysis from Member Access Pacific claims that while the act has increased transparency for consumers and eliminated unannounced rate hikes and unreasonable overdraft fees, the regulation has been a major burden for credit unions.

The Crashers are Coming! The Crashers are Coming!

We’ve crashed the CUNA GAC, are fresh off a crash of the CUNA/WOCCU 1 Conference in Las Vegas and now we’re coming to Washington State. Be prepared, to see something a bit different this September at the Washington Credit Union League Evolve & Emerge Convention: young blood.