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BECU Opens First Burien Neighborhood Financial Center

Financial center will bring convenient financial services to more than 21,000 BECU members in Burien, Washington.

Quick Four: Q&A With SMCU on Their New Seattle HQ

After four decades at 801 Third Ave, SMCU moved across from Seattle’s Safeco Field.

News & Notes From Around the Northwest: CU Expansions and ‘The Big Float’

Columbia expands to Oregon; STCU opens new branch; Point West hosting ‘The Big Float’ down Willamette.

Scones and Loans: STCU, Rocket Bakery Form ‘Sweet Partnership’

Spokane’s STCU announced a co-located downtown branch with Rocket Bakery, with construction to be completed by fall.

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

Sound opens West Seattle Branch; Gesa will match donations for Habitat for Humanity through December 24.

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

Salal moves to First Hill; STCU gets neighborly with Urban Outfitters; Red Canoe hosts car seat safety clinic; and ACU team member receives JBLM Hall of Fame honors.

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

Valley wins Business of the Year; Consolidated Community opens new branch; Wauna surpasses 20,000 members; Northwest Community honored by Oregon Black Education Foundation.

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

WECU announces CEO change, Wauna Credit Union promotes and hires, OnPoint Community Credit Union relocating its Orenco Station Branch, Northwest credit unions puts themselves on ice for ALS.

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

Point West Credit Union is going bowling for Credit Unions for Kids; Gesa Credit Union opens new branches in west Pasco and south Richland; St. Helens Community Federal Credit Union plans to open a new branch on Highway 30; Columbia Credit Union names Ron Bertolucci and Connie Preece to key leadership roles; Matthew Russell joins Solarity Credit Union as chief financial officer; Nick Leute has been elected to the board of directors and Christopher Stevens to the supervisory committee at STCU.

NWCUA to Relocate Oregon Offices to Convenient Tigard Facility

The Northwest Credit Union Association will move its Oregon offices four miles south to Tigard in February 2014 to provide easier access from major freeways and larger facilities for meetings and conferences.

STCU Unveils Plans for Spokane’s Storied Hutton Building

Spokane Teachers Credit Union announced plans last week to open a new branch and house its commercial lending program in downtown Spokane’s historic Hutton Building, a move CEO Tom Johnson said “gives STCU an opportunity to reclaim an architectural treasure.”

Spokane’s Aqua Elite Spurring Growth with Credit Union MBL

After difficulty securing financing through banks, Jessica and Mike Huey turned to a local credit union for an MBL that allowed their business to increase its visibility and improve its economic footing.

O.U.R. FCU Liquidated By NCUA, Purchased by Northwest Community CU

The NCUA announced the liquidation of O.U.R. FCU, as well as its subsequent purchase by Northwest Community Credit Union. The former O.U.R. members will experience no interruption in services or asset insurance coverage in their transition to Northwest Community.