Washington-based Northwest Association offers local smoked salmon; Colorado-based Mountain West Association bets buffalo steaks.
Article wasn't the first time new board member Metsger's relationship with industry raised eyebrows.
The Northwest credit union community has raised more than $130,000 for Credit Unions for Kids to support six Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in Oregon and Washington, according to an Oct. 29 Northwest Credit Union Association release.
Oregon, Washington credit unions in children's hospitals fundraiser auction.
Visitors from Brazil and Peru participate in WOCCU program to exchange ideas, best practices and technical expertise.
Credit union taxation, regulation measures die in committee.
Ten credit unions establish collateralization pool, four cities commit to using it.
NWCUA and six Washington state credit unions team up to offer program starting April 1.
The NWCUA has sounded the alarm about three bills that aim to tax many credit unions and implement new regulations.
Measures go before House, Senate panels in Olympia; supplemental capital proposals dropped from bills.