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

St. Helens Community Federal Credit Union donates nine computers to a local school; Horizon Credit Union partners with Moses Lake High School for Financial Field Trips; Point West Credit Union’s bowlers raise nearly $3,000 for Credit Unions for Kids; Oregonians Credit Union opens a new branch in St. Johns; NW Preferred Federal Credit Union promotes Tracy Jones to vice president of operations/branch manager.

Credit Unions May be Ready for End of XP Support, But Are Their Members?

Most financial institutions have plans in place to deal with the end of Microsoft’s support for Windows XP on April 9. But thousands of members will still be accessing online banking and other services with suddenly vulnerable machines, and that could have serious consequences. Also in today’s Anthem: Legal Briefs, and the Question of the Week: “In a Uniform Transfer to Minor Account (UTMA), when can the minor have access to the funds? At age 18, 21 or 25?”