Member Summit

Member Summit 2019

Thanks for helping us make our 2019 Member Summit a memorable night. It was our privilege to celebrate the co-op and our community with all of you, as well as the success that we created together in 2018.

If you missed it, don't worry! We have the recorded sessions here for you to watch on-demand. See how we did in 2018, check out a special breakout session hosted by KOMO's Herb Weisbaum on ways to protect your personal identity, and watch other useful content, including information for first-time homebuyers and strategies for saving for retirement.

Watch the Sessions from Member Summit

Annual Meeting Keynote Presentation

Learn more about BECU by watching our Member Summit keynote: State of the Credit Union. BECU's President and CEO Benson Porter, along with Board Chair Susan Ehrlich and CFO Melba Bartels, reviewed 2018 business highlights and shared what's new for 2019.

Home Buying 101

This seminar covers it all: from preparing your credit and developing a budget to applying for a mortgage and presenting your offer. Whether this is your first home or it's been a while since your last purchase, walk away feeling prepared for the process!

Presented by: BECU Mortgage Services

21st Century Retirement Strategies

Retirement today looks a whole lot different from the good old days, when people generally retired at 65 to a life of leisure, supported by a company pension plan and guaranteed government benefits such as Social Security and Medicare. This session discusses the importance of determining retirement needs and withdrawal amounts so members can make the most out of their retirement.

Presented by: BECU Investment Services

How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Herb Weisbaum from KOMO News shared the most common ways your sensitive and personal information can become compromised by hackers, and explained some easy ways to keep that information out of the wrong hands.

Presented by: KOMO's Herb Weisbaum

What to Consider When Starting a Business

Thinking of starting a small business? This session will help you understand what constitutes a marketable idea, what it takes to launch a business in today's world, the type of support you'll need to successfully operate your business, and other useful tips.

Presented by: SCORE Association & BECU Business Services

Executive Forum

BECU executives ran a lively, moderated discussion that covered current trends, market and product expansions, what makes BECU different, and more.

Presented by: BECU Executive Management Team

Estate Planning: What Everyone Needs to Know

Everyone needs to plan, but few people know where to start when it comes to estate planning. This seminar covers the basics of estate planning, including wills, trusts and probate. This seminar is packed with information that everyone needs to know, regardless of what stage of life you're in.

Presented by: BECU Trust Services