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Consolidation will create billion dollar Seattle-area credit union.
Three Northwest states–Washington, Oregon and Montana–have become the nation’s epicenter of merging activity among credit unions, with supporters claiming the trend underscores a higher level of member service.
The WCLA Credit Union in Olympia, Wash., was operating with boarded up windows Friday, victim of vandals who spray painted graffiti on its building.
The 7,600-member, $75 million Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union has continued to benefit from its decision to open a branch on a sparsely populated island off the coast of Washington State.
How does the CEO of a credit union in Portland, Ore., manage a credit union in Seattle some 175 miles away? Simple, by using technology and having the right people doing the right things at the right time.
Seattle Times article says 16% of Vashon Islanders have closed accounts at big banks and moved them to Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union.
Merger of relative equals results in fourth-largest CU in Washington state.
More than $7.5 million in deposits, nearly $1.2 million in loans and 857 new accounts since March.
Sound CU CEO, heading for merger completion, sees interchange cap forcing possible changes in checking programs.