The $962 Whatcom Educational Credit Union of Bellingham, Wash., paid out cash-back rebates for 2013 last month.
GaPac Community FCU in Bellingham is now WestEdge.
Merger is first for Bellingham, Wash.'s Industrial Credit Union of Whatcom County.
Community work planned Saturday as part of International Year of Cooperatives.
Even during the darkest days of the recession, Terri Salstrom, president/CEO of the $137 million Industrial Credit Union, always had big dreams for her cooperative.
Fourteen credit unions and organizations that work with credit unions received $1.5 million each from the latest round of awards from the U.S. Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund. Their totals were part of more $28 million that went to 27 credit unions and supporting organizations.
The $781 million Altura Credit Union is now offering users of iPhones, Androids, BlackBerrys and other Internet-enabled devices free downloadable mobile banking applications.
Nearly seven years after Whatcom Educational Department Credit Union expanded its business services department, the CU is tasting the fruits of its labor.
The $700 million Whatcom Educational Credit Union said it has launched a new mobile banking service and installed a new deposit-taking ATM.