HVFCU adds 258 members of $1.3 million credit union to its 265,000 members.
Consolidation will create billion dollar Seattle-area credit union.
Consolidation to result in Washington state CU with $950 million in assets and 90,500 members.
Mergers and acquisitions in the credit union industry are expected to continue for years to come and the focus on making them work needs to follow.
Strategist Mark Arnold says too many small credit unions "are giving up the fight."
The $640 million Georgia United CU and $205 million State Employees CU are seeking to merge in one of the largest Atlanta moves in recent years.