OCCU Announces New Olympia Branch

The project is part of the Steamboat Square development.

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Foundation: Registration for 2017 DE Training Now Open

The NWCUF also offers scholarship opportunities for credit union professionals looking to obtain the designation.

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.

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National Credit Union Foundation Board Nominations Open

Applications must be received by October 14.

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.

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

Rogue reaches 100,000 membership milestone; Sno Falls and Rivermark open new branches; ACU hires new CFO; Industrial supports F.A.R.M. for Kids and Maps teams up with PEMCO to award $6K in grants to teachers.

Compliance Center: Members Wanting to Open Accounts Without Providing Any Taxpayer Identification Number

Setting the record straight on identification required to open accounts; your question answered about identifying non-U.S. persons under CIP; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Spots Still Open for Financial Reality Fair Extravaganza

Credit unions can join an innovative one-day financial education event that will serve hundreds of youth and showcase the cooperative spirit in the Northwest.

Credit Unions Open Their Throttles for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

For the staff of Fibre Federal, raising funds for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is personal — some of their own children have received lifesaving care at the hospital. Join them on August 22 for Ride & Rock, a motorcycle-and-music-filled fundraiser.

Amplify is Coming to Portland! Registration Now Open

The Northwest’s biggest annual credit union event is coming to Portland this October. You can now reserve your spot for all the celebration, education and collaboration.

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

Peninsula Credit Union wins business of the year award; OnPoint Community Credit Union opens 2015 education prize; and Solarity Credit Union opens online loan applications.

Registration Open for 2015 Western CUNA Management School

School has prepared credit union leaders for the evolving marketplace for over half a century. Those looking to advance their careers are encouraged to apply.

LGBTQ Credit Union Movement Aims to Crowd-Fund Charter

Equality Washington launched a crowd-funding campaign to charter America’s first LGBTQ-focused credit union.

Rivermark Brings Next-Gen Technology to Gresham Branch

Video tellers, a technology bar, and an 11-foot digital wall are helping Rivermark Community Credit Union increase efficiency and offer extended hours.

Compliance Center: FinCEN Administrative Ruling on Currency Transporters, Notary Training, and More

FinCEN issues an administrative ruling on the application of regulations to currency transporters; notary training dates; question of the week and legal briefs.

Washington Pot Shops Open; Banking Still up in the Air

Washington’s first legal pot shops are opening their doors this week. Customers are lining up, but financial institutions are not.

Spots Still Open for Fall DE Training; NWCUF Accepting Scholarship Applications

Spots are still open for this fall’s Development Education training program. DE training ignites passion for credit unions and transforms careers. The NWCUF is accepting scholarship applications through June 11.

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

Advantis Credit Union’s GROW campaign will award $50,000 in community grants; OnPoint Community Credit Union donates $10,000 to Red Cross for Oso mudslide relief efforts; Columbia Credit Union announces its 2014 board of directors and supervisory committee; OnPoint Community Credit Union is relocating its Beaverton branch in May and opening three new locations later this year; Steve Grote joins Columbia Credit Union as vice president for training and development.