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MAXX Convention Speeds Out of the Gate With Roaring Start

NCUA Chair Rick Metsger, Dear World among those to welcome hundreds of attendees from around the Northwest.

Calling all CEOs: Town Hall Series Kicks Off January 21

Mark your calendar to attend a CEO Town Hall meeting in 2016. The first opportunity to network with your Association and your peers is in Vancouver, on January 21.

Amplify Convention to Kick Off in Portland

The trademark annual gathering of Northwest credit unions comes to the City of Roses this week, kicking off three days of all-star presenters and rich content.

Melting the Stage: Amplify 2015 to Kick Off With Star Power

October’s Amplify Convention in Portland will kick off with several of the most prominent voices in the credit union movement. And that’s just the beginning.

Mt. Hood Chapter Kicks Off New Era

Upcoming compliance panel is the Mt. Hood Chapter’s first event under new leadership and with new strategy. Register to attend today.

World Council Kicks off Millennial Campaign

Campaign highlights the alignment between credit unions and millennials, who in three years will be the largest consumer group.

Rep. Denny Heck to Co-Sponsor Supplemental Capital Bill

U.S. Rep. Denny Heck became the first member of the Washington delegation to add his name to the Capital Access for Small Businesses and Jobs Act this week, saying “supplemental capital lets us avoid the perverse situation of successful credit unions having to turn away deposits.”

Amplify and Engage: NWCUA’s Annual Convention Kicks Off in Portland

NCUA board Chairman Debbie Matz will talk about her vision for the future of the regulatory agency and the challenges that lie ahead when the Northwest Credit Union Association kicks off its 2013 Amplify Convention in Portland this afternoon.

Don’t Tax My Credit Union Spotlight: Sound Members Sound Off to Congress

Credit union members signed up en masse to support the credit union tax exemption and the benefits it brings to Main Street. Northwest credit unions offered in-branch opportunities to sign petitions for two weeks in July.

What Not to Miss: Previewing Day 2 of Convention

Highlights of the first full day of the NWCUA’s 2012 Convention include a keynote address from Rabobank’s Arnold Kuijpers, the grand opening of the trade show, and a panel discussion with representatives from the Canadian credit union movement, all capped by the Credit Unions for Kids auction in the evening.

Help Members Unlock Savings with Visa Merchant Offer Inserts

Encourage cardholder usage and loyalty with market-ready inserts from Strategic Link business partner Card Services for Credit Unions. CSCU will provide free Winter Merchant Offer inserts with the purchase of summer inserts at a discounted rate.

Credit Union Community Comes Together for JA BizTown

More than 20 volunteers from Portland-area credit unions teamed up to mentor 70 fourth and fifth graders for a day at Junior Achievement BizTown. For the students, it was a real-life financial responsibility lesson.

NWCUA Convention Kicks Off with Annual Business Meeting

The NWCUA Convention will cut right to the chase with Tuesday afternoon’s Annual Business Meeting, which is to be immediately followed by keynote speaker Bill Cheney’s opening address. Cheney has been the president and CEO of CUNA since July 2010.

Candidates Off and Running to Replace Oregon Congressman Wu

A primary election is scheduled November 8th to begin the process of replacing Oregon Congressman David Wu. A general election will follow January 31st. Wu’s resignation became effective at 11:59 Wednesday night, after he resigned in the midst of a scandal.

CUNA President to Kick Off NWCUA Convention

Bill Cheney will address the recent political challenges and opportunities for the credit union system following the Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, September 20.

Heard and Overheard August 2, 2010

Voices of the credit union movement, in Washington and beyond.