BECU, Gesa, TwinStar CU Staff Among Latest CUDE Class in Madison

The Northwest CUDE-certified universe grew by four recently as part of a 40 person training was held with the Foundation.

Point West Among 28 CUs in U.S., Canada Participating in Filene Minority Household Incubator

Point West was chosen for the Non-Citizen Lending Program, which offers credit cards, personal loans, and vehicle loans to non-citizens at the same rates as traditional consumer lending products.

Six Oregon Credit Unions Among Top 100 Nonprofits to Work For

Oregon Business Magazine listed six credit unions in their sixth annual list of the 100 best Oregon nonprofits to work for.

Oregon Credit Unions Take ‘Don’t Tax’ Message Directly to Lawmakers

Credit unions across Oregon are reaching out to lawmakers with face-to-face meetings designed to spread the word about the structure, value and impact of the credit union movement.

Why Debit Cards Are Still a Growth Product

Financial institutions with assets over $10 billion shifted their focus from debit cards during the interchange fee battle. Still, Strategic Link partner Card Services for Credit Unions (CSCU) thinks the product may present opportunities for credit unions.

Three Credit Unions Rated Among Oregon’s ‘Best Companies to Work For’

Unitus Community, Rogue Federal and Pacific Crest Federal Credit Unions were all recognized by Oregon Business on its list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon, the publication’s 20th-annual survey-based list.

Wanted: Passionate Credit Unions for Kids Advocates Under 40

Applications are now being accepted from energetic, dedicated, capable credit union professionals to join the Young Leaders for Kids board, an under-40 national advisory board for Credit Unions for Kids.

UBS’s Tantleff Named Among Top Thousand Financial Advisors by Barron’s

Gary Tantleff, managing director of investments for UBS Financial Services, an NWCUA Strategic Link annual gold sponsor, has been recognized as one of the “Top 1,000” Financial Advisors in the U.S. in Barron’s 2012 state-by-state survey.