Getting no help from other financial institutions, the Lopez family found the financial expertise and attentive service they needed at Point West Credit Union.
Bryan Shorten lost his custom tile business and his impeccable credit history to the recession. His credit union helped him rebuild both.
James Pearson joined the Northwest Credit Union Association as member communications evangelist this summer, after working both as a journalist and as a catalyst for economic empowerment in Uganda.
Hiring managers can take control of their recruitment efforts and job seekers will find dozens of openings on the Northwest Credit Union Association’s redesigned Careers site, which also features informative blogs filled with plenty of useful tips and advice.
Credit unions say they face a regulatory burden that often feels oppressive, but NCUA board Chairman Debbie Matz said Tuesday that the federal regulator has taken significant steps to ease that burden, and she insisted that “gone are the days when we say no simply because we’ve always said no.”
U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene will become the second member of the Washington delegation to co-sponsor the Credit Union Small Business Job Creation Act when Congress reconvenes in the nation’s capital next week.
The official commentary in a new final rule from the CFPB includes hourly pay among the “permissible methods of compensation” for MLOs, meaning credit unions will have to examine their loan officers’ primary duties to determine whether they qualify for minimum wage and overtime.
Rep. Rick Larsen of Washington’s Second District visited Whatcom Educational Credit Union and North Coast Credit Union as part of a visit to Bellingham to explore job creation opportunities in the region.
Gene Metz, a former credit union supervisory examiner whose word, according to his contemporaries, was worth its weight in gold, died Wednesday, March 7, at the age of 76.
Dennis Cutter made a mark on the international credit union industry and oversaw Numericaâ€™s ascension as it became one of the five largest credit unions in the Northwest.
As the job market recovers, many employees are considering making a job change and employers are becoming worried about retaining top talent.
Brandy Fielding recalls the elation of getting the CEO job and the steps she took to improve the credit unionâ€™s internal structure to ensure success.