The $900 million Kitsap Credit Union is moving toward its first merger in more than 20 years, consolidating the $47 million Quimper Community Credit Union.
Thanks to a quarterly increase of more than $44.62 million in member business loans, credit unions in Washington and Oregon are helping more small businesses.
Community work planned Saturday as part of International Year of Cooperatives.
From credit lines to refinancing and vehicle loans, small business owners are sharing how their relationships with Gesa Credit Union have helped their firms grow.
Washington state credit unions were cheering what they called a legislative breakthrough – final passage of a long-sought public funds bill.
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.
The credit union campaign to win state-by-state approval for savings promotion raffles picked up steam last week.