BECU & You
Visit our new Newsroom for the latest BECU press releases and media information.
BECU CEO Looking Ahead to Retirement
Posted Jun 14, 2022
BECU’s CEO and President Benson Porter to retire at the end of 2022.
BECU Closed June 20 To Honor Juneteenth
Posted Jun 9, 2022
BECU observes Juneteenth to celebrate the abolishment of slavery in 1865.
$5 Adult Admission Discount to Evergreen Speedway
Posted May 28, 2022
Save $5 on adult admission to most races and events this summer.
BECU Family Nights With the Everett AquaSox
Posted May 27, 2022
Root for the home team this season with $7 upper box seat tickets.
Tacoma Rainiers Tickets Discount
Posted May 24, 2022
Get a ticket, a ballpark meal and a hat for $15.
Marymoor Park Concerts Series Presented by BECU
Posted May 11, 2022
Treat yourself to a night out with great music at Marymoor Park.
Payment Scams: How To Keep Your Money Safe
Posted Apr 26, 2022
Learn to recognize common tactics used in scams involving P2P payment apps.
2022 Marymoor Drive-in Movies
Posted Apr 24, 2022
Experience drive-in movies at Marymoor Park, sponsored by BECU.
Vote: BECU Board of Directors 2022
Posted Apr 5, 2022
BECU members are invited to submit their votes by Monday, April 18, 2022 at 11:59pm PT.
Helping Others Build Credit as Authorized Users
Posted Apr 4, 2022
Being an authorized user is a great credit-building tool.
Visa, Mastercard Suspend Operations in Russia
Posted Mar 9, 2022
Their decisive action is a strong response to the unprovoked invasion.
BECU ATMs Are Getting an Upgrade
Posted Mar 1, 2022
Coming ATM updates will enhance security and usability. We’ll implement these changes in phases beginning this spring.
Russia-Ukraine Crisis: Increasing Cyber Threats
Posted Feb 28, 2022
We’ve been told to expect more phishing and social engineering attacks.
Budgeting and Money Tracking Apps: Are They Safe?
Posted Feb 16, 2022
Easy access to a wealth of consolidated information comes with some risks.
Save on Everett Silvertips Tickets
Posted Jan 6, 2022
Ge discounted tickets to select Everett Silvertips home games.
Save on WSU Basketball Tickets
Posted Jan 6, 2022
This season, we're proud to offer discounted tickets to select WSU basketball games.
Save on Ticket to the Feb. 10 Men's UW Basketball Game
Posted Jan 1, 2022
This season, we’re proud to offer discounted tickets to the Feb. 10 Huskies vs. Arizona State game.
Financial Help Available as Renters Face End of Eviction Bans
Posted Sep 24, 2021
Many U.S households continue to struggle financially amid the ongoing pandemic.
WSU Football Ticket Discount
Posted Sep 9, 2021
Members can get discounted tickets to three WSU football games.
T-Mobile Data Breach
Posted Aug 23, 2021
More than 50 million T-Mobile customers are now affected by this breach. We’ve gathered resources to help you safeguard against potential threats to your personal data and identity.
IRS Issuing 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments
Posted Jul 7, 2021
The IRS has announced it will advance half of the 2021 Child Tax Credit through monthly payments to qualifying taxpayers beginning July 15.
Tacoma Defiance Buy One, Get One Ticket Discount
Posted Jun 23, 2021
Take advantage of member savings on Tacoma Defiance home games in 2021.
Grand Slam Ticket Deal: Mariners Baseball
Posted Jun 23, 2021
Save big on Mariners home game tickets this season. While supplies last.
ZooTunes at Woodland Park Zoo
Posted Jun 21, 2021
Live music is back at the 37th annual ZooTunes at Woodland Park Zoo.
Protecting Yourself from a Mortgage Closing Scam
Posted May 27, 2021
If you’re preparing to buy a home, here’s what you need to know about wire transfer fraud during the mortgage closing process.
Ending Windows Mobile App Support
Posted Apr 7, 2021
We’re ending support of the BECU mobile app for Windows devices on April 30.
How to Avoid Fraud Alert Phishing Scams
Posted Apr 2, 2021
Protect yourself from phishing scams that impersonate BECU’s fraud monitoring alerts.
Accellion Data Security Breach
Posted Feb 2, 2021
How to find out if your information was exposed and what to do to protect yourself from potential security threats.
Free Cyber Security Courses
Posted Oct 1, 2020
Protect your family from internet security threats with free access to over a dozen online training courses.
Protect Your BECU Account with a Word
Posted Sep 22, 2020
This one simple action can protect your BECU account.
What I Learned Planning and Saving for a Wedding During Uncertain Times
Posted Aug 6, 2020
Planning and budgeting for a wedding during a pandemic was certainly not a challenge my husband and I foresaw when we got engaged in October 2018.
What I Learned When Buying My First Home
Posted Jul 21, 2020
A home was one of the biggest purchases of our lives, and we wanted to make sure we were fully prepared for it.
What I Learned Building an Emergency Savings Fund
Posted Jul 6, 2020
Building your emergency savings is possible. Learn what BECU member and Amro Menor blogger Ribicca Mamuye discovered when she committed to growing her rainy day fund.
Your Money is Safe in a Credit Union
Posted Jun 23, 2020
We are federally insured by the National Credit Union Association (NCUA).
Helping Parents Take on the Mantle of Teaching
Posted May 1, 2020
Students can access free digital financial education courses offered online via EVERFI.
What We Know About COVID-19 Scams
Posted Apr 6, 2020
Find out about the economic impact payments and how fraudsters are likely to strike.
Protecting Members and Employees During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Posted Apr 3, 2020
We are monitoring the situation and looking for ways to better protect our members, employees and community.
Register to Attend the CougsFirst! Show
Posted Feb 20, 2020
Connect with fellow WSU alumni and friends at CougsFirst! Events are free, all are welcome.
Seattle Dragons XFL Tickets
Posted Feb 19, 2020
Save up to $27 on tickets. Root for the XFL during their inaugural season using your member discount.
Look Out for Scams Targeting Taxpayers
Posted Feb 10, 2020
Avoid falling for a tax-related scam and find out how to prevent tax identity theft.
BECU's Boeing Welcome Center in South Carolina Closed Saturday, Feb. 1
Posted Jan 30, 2020
We’ll be open again on Monday, February 3 at 8 am. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Spokane Auto Show
Posted Jan 2, 2020
Free admission to the show plus a special offer when you finance a vehicle.
Fans Ride Free to the Boeing Apple Cup
Posted Nov 20, 2019
Fare to and from the game is on us - all you need is a game-day ticket.
BECU and 4 News Now Team Up to Bring Holiday Joy
Posted Nov 20, 2019
We’re partnering with 4 News Now to bring holiday joy to Spokane’s Cowley Park.
Our Stanwood ATM is Moving
Posted Nov 20, 2019
Our Stanwood ATM is moving. Find it in the Stanwood Retail Center.
Extended Secure Messaging Hours
Posted Nov 1, 2019
Support via secure message is now available on the weekends from 9 am to 6 pm within the mobile app.
Four Corners Square ATM to Be Removed
Posted Oct 31, 2019
We're removing our ATM at Four Corners Square in Maple Valley.
Beware of Account Takeover Fraud
Posted Oct 29, 2019
Make sure you can spot the tactics fraudsters are using to take over accounts and drain funds within minutes.
Washington State University Card FAQs
Posted Oct 1, 2019
Want to switch to our new WSU debt or credit cards? Find out how.
BECU to Expand Northshore Presence with New Financial Center in Bothell
Posted Sep 4, 2019
Local credit union to open new Neighborhood Financial Center next spring
BECU South Carolina Locations Closed Ahead of Hurricane Dorian
Posted Sep 2, 2019
The storm is expected to arrive early Wednesday morning and to continue into Thursday. Our top priority is the safety of our members and employees.
Cyber Criminals Are Using Texts for Their Latest Scam
Posted Aug 30, 2019
We will never ask for your account username or password. If you get a call or text from someone asking for your login, do not respond.
BECU and KXLY Extreme Team Build a Canine Refuge
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Rescue4All receives a canine refuge thanks to BECU and KXLY's Extreme Team.
Equifax Breach Settlement
Posted Aug 12, 2019
Find out your options if you were affected by the Equifax data breach.
BECU Foundation Awards 80 Scholarships
Posted Aug 8, 2019
Credit union works to improve student financial well-being through annual scholarship program
BECU Expands Partnership with WSU
Posted Aug 4, 2019
Announcing an expanded relationship with Washington State University.
Beck’s Harvest House Green Bluff Music Series
Posted Jul 2, 2019
Find details to spend your summer enjoying free music with the family.
Being BECU: Recognizing Excellence
Posted Jun 20, 2019
Honoring employees who bring their best selves to work and to our members.
New Navigation Menus Coming Soon
Posted May 22, 2019
Starting May 29, browse becu.org with new, updated navigation menus.
Keep Your Retirement Account Safe from Fraud
Posted May 16, 2019
Retirement-account fraud is on the rise. BECU helps you avoid falling victim.
Member Discounts at Taste of Tacoma
Posted May 5, 2019
Raise a glass to your member savings at the beer and wine garden.
1.2 Million Members Strong: Financial Cooperative Model Drives BECU Forward
Posted Apr 30, 2019
Credit union returns $312 million to its members and $5.7 million to its communities in 2018
Discount LEGOLAND® California Resort Tickets
Posted Mar 18, 2019
Focus on the fun, not the funds! BECU members get exclusive access to a LEGOLAND® California Resort ticket discount.
BECU’s First-Time Homebuyer Grant Removes Barrier to Ownership
Posted Feb 26, 2019
Grant program helped credit union members purchase nearly 150 homes last year
BECU Adds Covington Neighborhood Financial Center to Its Growing Portfolio
Posted Feb 5, 2019
Credit union to extend financial services for South King County members later this year
Data Privacy Day
Posted Jan 28, 2019
Data Privacy Day is January 28 so we’re drawing awareness to how important it is to safeguard your personal information online.
Enhanced Mobile Banking Security
Posted Dec 14, 2018
You’ll get one more layer of security with BECU Mobile Banking to help keep your sensitive information protected.
People Helping People: BECU Awards $515,000 to Member-Nominated Nonprofits
Posted Dec 11, 2018
After reviewing more than 600 nominations from its members, BECU announced the recipients of its 2018 People Helping People Awards, recognizing 18 local nonprofit organizations and BECU members dedicated to serving their communities.
Marriott Data Breach
Posted Nov 30, 2018
Marriott recently shared news of a data security incident that may affect 500 million.
Recent Security Improvements Have Impacted Some Members
Posted Nov 16, 2018
Some members have had difficulty accessing Online Banking following recent network security adjustments.
Members Save Using BECU Home Rewards
Posted Oct 11, 2018
Meet two BECU members who bought a house using BECU’s Home Rewards program* and got cash back.
BECU Stresses the Importance of Teaching Teens about Smart Money Management
Posted Oct 4, 2018
Credit union empowers students with its Annual Day of Service and Next Big Talk resources
Be Aware: Cybercriminals Are Collecting Information Through Phone Scams
Posted Aug 24, 2018
We’re sharing important information from the FBI to help protect you and your business from phone scams that lead to targeted email cyberattacks.
New Styling for BECU Website
Posted Aug 13, 2018
Beginning August 28th, we will introduce a refreshed look to BECU website
BECU Commits to Higher Education and Career Development for Stronger Financial Futures
Posted Aug 7, 2018
Credit union invests in student financial health through the BECU Foundation scholarships and internship program
Announcing New Drive-up Teller Hours
Posted Jul 13, 2018
Be on the lookout for new teller hours at our Everett and Tukwila Financial Centers
Bellevue Strawberry Festival with BECU
Posted May 21, 2018
Join us June 23 and 24 at Crossroads Park in Bellevue. Enjoy strawberry shortcake, classic cars and tons of live entertainment.
Together We Do Better
Posted May 14, 2018
BECU’s growth last year helped us reinvest profits back into the financial health of our members and communities .
You Give. We Make It Big.
Posted Apr 25, 2018
Donate through GiveBig to support your favorite nonprofit your donation could be boosted by BECU. We will randomly select five donating members and award their elected nonprofit with a $1,000 grant.
Join BECU at Dining Out For Life
Posted Apr 16, 2018
Join BECU at local Seattle restaurants by Dining Out For Life on Thursday, April 26.
New: Notify Us of Your Travel Plans in Online Banking
Posted Mar 6, 2018
Log online before you log your air miles – we've made it easier than ever to set your trip alerts.
Services Unavailable March 10-11
Posted Mar 2, 2018
All BECU services will be unavailable from 8:00 p.m., Saturday, March 10 until approximately 9:00 a.m., Sunday, March 11.
A new BECU ATM now open in Orting, Wash.
Posted Feb 8, 2018
You asked, we answered. Find our recently installed Snapshot ATM at the Orting Safeway.
Spectre and Meltdown Security Vulnerabilities
Posted Jan 12, 2018
BECU Cybersecurity Update on Meltdown and Spectre
Tax Reform—What It Means for You
Posted Dec 20, 2017
It's important to understand how the changes impact you.
Member Spotlight: Early Saver Member Paisley W
Posted Dec 19, 2017
Early Saver Member, Paisley, has been putting her save, spend, share, skills to the test.
Introducing BECU Messenger: Support via the Mobile App
Posted Oct 30, 2017
We’ve added another way for you to contact us with your financial and account questions.
You Inspire the Future
Posted Oct 3, 2017
BECU will soon reveal a new logo inspired by our evolving membership.
Help Us Improve Our Website
Posted Sep 21, 2017
With your help, we can make it as easy as possible for members and visitors to get where they want to go on our site.
Five Things You Should Know Before Buying Your First Home
Posted Sep 15, 2017
A list of some key takeaways a member got from her first home buying experience, and what she wished she knew beforehand
BECU Awards $240,000 in Scholarships
Posted Jul 18, 2017
The BECU Foundation recognized 80 graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students with $3,000 scholarships.
Financial Literacy Night
Posted Jul 9, 2017
Budgeting and baseball come together in one night on Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the Mariners game versus the Orioles!
Go from Four Wheels to Two: "Bike Everywhere" Tips from Team BECU
Posted May 11, 2017
This May isn’t just about honoring mom and firing up barbecues – it’s Bike Everywhere month!
Spot Scams with Attorney General Bob Ferguson
Posted Apr 28, 2017
How do you know is a scam and what is real? Learn at an AARP event, sponsored by BECU, featuring Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson.
Enjoy French Fare and Dine Out for Life
Posted Apr 21, 2017
Excited for Dining Out for Life on April 27th? Read about one of the event’s participants, BECU member and local French restaurateur, Jim Drohman.
BECU Member Hallava Falafel Is Giving Back with Dining Out for Life
Posted Apr 2, 2017
Read about one of the event’s participants, BECU member food truck – and Seattle staple – Hallava Falafel.
Business Member Photo Contest: April 2017
Posted Mar 31, 2017
Enter for a chance to be featured in BECU marketing and win a $400 MasterCard© gift card!
Rates Are Increasing – What Does That Mean for Future Loans?
Posted Jan 30, 2017
Record employment and a robust housing market all equal one thing: an improving economy. A more financially sound America sets the stage for rising interest rates.
BECU Financing at Oregon Car Dealerships
Posted Jan 11, 2017
You can now enjoy member-exclusive, low rates at over 140 auto dealers throughout Oregon. Simply request BECU financing at any participating dealership.
Financial Health Survey: Your Financial Health Is Our Priority
Posted Jan 11, 2017
If you received an email invitation to complete a Financial Health Survey, please know that your response is very important to us!
How Band Hey Marseilles Shot and Produced BECU’s Newest Ad
Posted Jan 1, 2017
Our nationwide network of surcharge-free ATMs is just what a local band on tour needs. Watch Hey Marseilles put them into action.
You Spoke. We Listened. The Best Member Ideas of 2016.
Posted Dec 27, 2016
We really do document and evaluate every idea we hear from you. And we make member suggestions a reality on a near daily basis here at BECU.
Arriving This Summer: Your New Chip Debit Card
Posted May 31, 2016
You’ll soon receive a new debit card, enabled with EMV chip technology.
Online Banking Security: Time to Update Security Questions
Posted May 26, 2016
Help protect the security of your account and personal information.