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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 5, 2019
Announcing an expanded relationship with Washington State University.
Seattle Seahawks and BECU are Teaming Up
Posted Aug 1, 2019
We stand with the 12s: BECU is the official credit union of the Seattle Seahawks.
BECU Presents ZooTunes at Woodland Park Zoo
Posted Jul 1, 2019
Don't miss one of the summer’s best events - see this year's concert lineup.
Being BECU: Recognizing Excellence
Posted Jun 20, 2019
Honoring employees who bring their best selves to work and to our members.
A Child's Wish Becomes Reality
Posted Jun 14, 2019
Read the moving story of Dria and her new playground.
New Navigation Menus Coming Soon
Posted May 22, 2019
Starting May 29, browse becu.org with new, updated navigation menus.
Member Discount at Wild Waves Theme & Water Park
Posted May 21, 2019
Take $20 off Wild Waves tickets purchased online until Sept. 7.
Ticket + Meal: $15* at Tacoma Rainiers
Posted May 21, 2019
BECU Monday Mondays! Save up to 65% on Mondays throughout the season.
Everett AquaSox Ticket Discounts
Posted May 7, 2019
Get $6 tickets to see the Everett AquaSox at select home games.
Member Discounts at Taste of Tacoma
Posted May 6, 2019
Raise a glass to your member savings at the beer and wine garden.
Members Save 10% on Tacoma Defiance Tickets
Posted May 1, 2019
See professional soccer at Cheney Stadium with a discount on reserved seats.
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
81st Annual Spokane Lilac Festival Signature Sponsor
Posted Apr 18, 2019
Join us May 18 as we support one of Spokane’s most celebrated traditions.
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
Announcing New, Higher Rates
Posted Feb 1, 2019
We’ve raised rates on money market accounts and CDs, allowing members to earn even more on their savings.
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.
Keep Imposter Scammers Off Your Gift-Giving List
Posted Nov 20, 2018
Make sure you’re able to recognize the tactics being used so you don’t get scammed.
Recent Security Improvements Have Impacted Some Members
Posted Nov 16, 2018
Some members have had difficulty accessing Online Banking following recent network security adjustments.
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
Federal Interest Rate Hike: What Does it Mean for You?
Posted Jul 16, 2018
The Federal Reserve announced the second interest rate hike to the federal funds rate this year. What does this mean for members?
Alexa, What's My Account Balance?
Posted Jul 14, 2018
Using Alexa, you’ll soon be able to access some of your BECU accounts by asking a question or saying a command. We’re adding a new skill that makes it even easier to track your spending.
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
Your Personal Security Following the 2017 Equifax Breach
Posted Jun 15, 2018
Take control of your personal security in this increasingly vulnerable era following the 2017 cybersecurity incident.
Bellevue Strawberry Festival with BECU
Posted May 22, 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 26, 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.
They're Here: Refunded Out-Of-Network ATM Fees
Posted Feb 20, 2018
Because you shouldn’t be charged a fee to access what you already own
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.
2017 Was the Year of Convenience
Posted Jan 17, 2018
In 2017, we opened five new Neighborhood Financial Centers across Washington State. And more good news: members will see that number continue to rise through 2018.
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 20, 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.
Help Us Improve Our Website
Posted Sep 22, 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
Equifax Data Breach
Posted Sep 8, 2017
What you need to know about the breach, what steps to take now, and how to keep yourself protected.
BECU to Open New Neighborhood Financial Center in Newcastle in 2018
Posted Aug 16, 2017
Credit union expands financial services for eastside BECU members in Puget Sound
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 10, 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!
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.
Like Extra Cash? Member Advantage Savings Rates Just Got Better.
Posted Apr 3, 2017
If you have a Member Advantage Savings or Money Market account, we’ve got some great news for you.
BECU Member Hallava Falafel Is Giving Back with Dining Out for Life
Posted Apr 3, 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 Apr 1, 2017
Enter for a chance to be featured in BECU marketing and win a $400 MasterCard© gift card!
Teach Your Teenagers Real-World Money Management Skills
Posted Mar 24, 2017
Junior Achievement Community Day (April 22) gets parents and teenagers moving, making real decisions, and going through a budgeting simulation that looks a whole lot like life.
Update On Service Interruption This Past Weekend
Posted Feb 17, 2017
We performed planned system maintenance this past weekend. If you are experiencing issues accessing Online or Mobile Banking, please read here.
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.
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 2, 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 28, 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.
Early Savers Earn 6.17% Annual Percentage Yield on Their First $500
Posted Jul 14, 2016
No monthly maintenance fees. No minimum balance requirement. This might be one of the best deals in the country.
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.