Reminder: FOM Comment Period Closes Soon

Northwest credit unions are critical to the conversation on the second field of membership proposal from NCUA.

CDFI Process Becoming Clearer, Easier for CUs

Low-income credit unions that become certified as Community Development Credit Unions find added opportunities to reach underserved members.

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Trailhead CU Awarded $1.12 Million CDFI Grant

The U.S. Treasury grant supports CDFI investment and revitalization activity, with Trailhead taking special focus on bringing more affordable credit to micro-businesses and consumers in inner-Portland.

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Senate Banking Committee to Hold Hearings on Wells Fargo Account Culture

The bank faces mounting pressure after employees reportedly set up as many as 1.5 million unauthorized accounts and applied for 565,000 credit cards without their customers’ consent.

First Tech’s ‘Dave and Dan’ Raises $1.1 Million for Credit Unions for Kids

The Dave and Dan Classic brought an all star line up of celebrity athletes and the credit union community together to raise more than $1 million for Credit Unions for Kids.

Seattle Area Credit Unions Commit $1 Million Toward Unfunded Care at Seattle Children’s

A milestone was reached in Credit Unions for Kids’ storied, 30 year Northwest history with a naming ceremony at Seattle Children’s Hospital June 29. Seattle area credit unions announced a $1 million, five-year commitment.

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NWCUA Set to Welcome ACUC to Pacific Northwest

America’s Credit Union Conference will come together in Seattle, billed as one of the most ‘innovative’ conferences of the year.

NCUA Board Notes: Comments Needed After Call Report Review Announced

Comments sought as part of a review of NCUA’s Call Report and Credit Union Profile efforts. Also, NCUA to reduce outstanding Stabilization Fund borrowings by sending $700 million to Treasury.

Optimizing Member Experience With CUNA Mutual Group’s TruStage Insurance

Protecting more than 16 million members, TruStage insurance products and programs include auto, home, life, accidental death and dismemberment, and health insurance. They’re available to credit union members across the U.S. and offer compelling and successful ways to build financial security for their families.

CO-OP Announces $53.3 Million Shareholder Patronage, Highest Dividend Ever Recorded by a CUSO

Co-Op Passes Along Benefit of Sale of Ensenta Stock to Shareholding Credit Unions

Washington Legislative Week in Review

Washington State Legislature called into special session.

Rogue’s $2.5 Million Loyalty Dividend Demonstrates Credit Union Difference

Medford, Oregon-based Rogue Credit Union deposited $2.5 million into the accounts of 81,000 members as part of the first “Rogue Rewards Loyalty Dividend.”

Cheney Federal Credit Union Celebrates 65th Anniversary

Cheney FCU marked a milestone this month—its 65th anniversary. The Washington credit union treated members to popcorn in the branch for the celebration.

CO-OP Miracle Match Shatters Previous Record; $4.3 Million Raised for CMN Hospitals

More than 200 credit unions participating CO-OP Financial Services’ Miracle Match program last year netted $4.3 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. With 2016 grant applications now available, it’s a great way to increase your credit union’s contributions to Credit Unions for Kids.

CO-OP Miracle Match Shatters Previous Record; $4.3 Million Raised for CMN Hospitals

More than 200 credit unions participating CO-OP Financial Services’Miracle Match program last year, netted $4.3 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. With 2016 grant applications now available, it’s a great way to increase your credit union’s contributions to Credit Unions for Kids.

CO-OP Miracle Match Shatters Previous Record; $4.3 Million Raised for CMN Hospitals

More than 200 credit unions participating CO-OP Financial Services’Miracle Match program last year, netted $4.3 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. With 2016 grant applications now available, it’s a great way to increase your credit union’s contributions to Credit Unions for Kids.

Financial Impact of Regulation on Oregon, Washington Credit Unions: $306 Million

The financial impact of regulation for Northwest credit unions was $306 million in 2014 alone, according to just released analysis from the Credit Union National Association.

Rising Consumer Confidence Raises Spending, Auto Lending

Make sure your credit union capitalizes on boost in consumer spending. Harland Clarke offers the keys to loan marketing success.