NCUA Awards Grants to 11 Northwest Credit Unions

The grants fund staff training and student internships for low-income designated credit unions, and are focused on building capacity for the future.

‘Financial Fitness Day’ Fundraisers will Support Foundation’s Education Initiatives

Financial Fitness Day will kick off National Financial Literacy Month on Wednesday, April 2, and the Northwest Credit Union Foundation is joining with its national counterpart to use the day to raise funds and increase awareness about the importance of financial education.

New NCUA Video Details Services Available to Small Credit Unions

A new video from the NCUA could help small and low-income designated credit unions find programs that will help them meet member and community needs. The video showcases resources offered by the Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives.

Washingtonians Narrow Ballot Initiatives to Three

This Washington legislative update covers the various initiatives on the ballot in November, including tolling and privatizing liquor stores.

WA Bill Would Limit Bank B&O Tax Exemption

Legislation is moving in Olympia to close down an important bank tax exemption, while a citizen initiative that would end all Washington State tax exemption is looking for signatures.