The Difference: Peninsula Member Rebuilds His Business After Recession

Bryan Shorten lost his custom tile business and his impeccable credit history to the recession. His credit union helped him rebuild both.

Qualstar Credit Union Paying Out $2.5 Million in Loyalty Bonuses to 35,000 Local Members

Qualstar Credit Union is thanking its members for their continued loyalty by giving them back $2.5 million in bonus dividends this month. Individual bonus dividends range from $5 to several thousand, with the average member receiving a bonus dividend of $72.

MBL from OSU Federal Helps ‘Shape Up’ Corvallis

A member business loan from OSU Federal Credit Union helped a Corvallis-area fitness center expand its facilities, and the renovated building now leases space to four additional businesses. Owner Jason Wallis said OSU Federal “really helped simplify the process and took a personal interest in making this happen.”

Northwest Credit Union Foundation Begins Post-Merger Process of Planning and Re-Branding

The Northwest Credit Union Foundation met for three intensive days of brainstorming, planning and strategizing last week as it begins to lay out its priorities and establish new branding heading into 2012.