Oregon Legislative Update: Committee Deadline Hits

NWCUA continues working on top priorities as the committee deadline hits and minimum wage bills are heard.

Oregon Legislative Update: Committee Deadline Approaches

With credit union bills already passed houses of origin, Oregon Legislature approaches deadline for other bills.

Get Ready for GAC

Northwest credit unions invited to special events during the premier credit union gathering of 2015.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Qualstar Credit Union gives members ‘loyalty bonus’; Morrell elected to NACHA board; Providence Federal Credit Union makes it rain green; Oregon Community Credit Union hires VP of technology.

Harborstone Credit Union Pays it Forward 27 Times

With their internal competition and “12 Days of Pay it Forward,” Harborstone multiplied their impact.

CO-OP Becomes First CUSO to Earn Visa Apple Pay Designation

CO-OP is a Visa “Engaged Issuer-Processor” for Apple Pay; active with Visa and MasterCard in enrolling credit unions.

Compliance Center: FinCEN Administrative Ruling on Currency Transporters, Notary Training, and More

FinCEN issues an administrative ruling on the application of regulations to currency transporters; notary training dates; question of the week and legal briefs.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

WECU donates $46,220 to local nonprofits in Q2; Unitus wins fans with “Free Lunch Fridays”; Gesa Credit Union Raises $90K to support community shelters and the Washington Asset Building Coalition invites credit unions to its summer meeting.

For Elfcu, CO-OP Debit Processing Opens the Door to a World of Access for Members

Debit card processing anchors the PFI experience at Elfcu, but the service doesn’t stop there. Elfcu’s relationship with CO-OP enables a world of access, from CO-OP Shared Branching to CO-OP ATMs, mobile deposits, credit processing, a member call center and more.

CO-OP Financial Services Offers Wide Range of Access and Convenience Services

Credit union members expect the same convenience and reach that the largest banks offer, with anytime access through a variety of channels. With CO-OP Financial Services, credit unions can offer the latest technology to level the playing field.

Credit Union Employee’s Own Miracle Inspires ‘Lunch at Tiffany’s’ Crowd

Credit union representatives and other community leaders learned just how close to home miracles can happen when they gathered for “Lunch at Tiffany’s” in Eugene. The event raised more than $132,000 for PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center, part of the Children’s Miracle Network of hospitals.

NWCUA to Relocate Washington Offices to Convenient Sea-Tac Facility

The NWCUA is relocating its Washington offices to a convenient location near Sea-Tac. NWCUA meetings and training taking place at the Association’s Washington facilities will be located in the new Sea-Tac offices beginning June 30.

Columbia Credit Union Begins Construction on Green Operations Center Addition

Columbia Credit Union has broken ground on a 20,000-square foot addition and remodel to its main Operations Center. The addition will be built to LEED Gold certification standards with expected completion in late 2013.

Registration Now Open for 2013 CUNA GAC

Registration for the CUNA GAC, set for Feb. 24-28 of next year, is now open, and credit unions can book lodging using the NWCUA’s block of rooms at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C., until Jan. 15, 2013.

Lane County Credit Unions Deliver $150,000 Promise to Sacred Heart Medical Center

The credit unions of Lane County, Oregon, completed their two-year, $150,000 Credit Unions for Kids fundraising goal for Sacred Heart Medical Center in just over one-and-a-half years.

Federal Legislative Week in Review

It is all interchange, interchange, interchange as state and national associations push Congress to stop the Durbin Amendment from being implemented as is. Member credit unions are being asked to use social media and mobilize their membership in the effort.

Member & Chapter News – April 7,2011

Read about members making the news, including a new CEO appointment and a Volunteer of the Year Award. Also, information about two upcoming chapter meetings.

Central Oregon Chapter of Credit Unions Spring Meeting Planned

The Central Oregon Chapter of Credit Unions will hold its spring meeting on Thursday, April 14, at the Comfort Inn, Bend, Ore.