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Recent press releases from BECU

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

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

BECU to Grow Puget Sound Presence with New Financial Center in Gig Harbor

Posted Jun 19, 2018

Credit union to open Neighborhood Financial Center in the Maritime City in 2019

Year of Growth Fuels Increased Investments in Financial Health for BECU Members and Communities

Posted Apr 25, 2018

Co-op returns $186.8 million to its members and $5.35 million to its communities last year

BECU Expands Financial Services on the Eastside with New Sammamish Location

Posted Mar 7, 2018

Credit union to serve plateau members in the fourth quarter of this year

Making Homeownership a Reality: BECU’s First-Time Homebuyer Grant Program

Posted Feb 12, 2018

Credit union members may receive up to $6,500 towards their down payment

BECU Expands Footprint in Downtown Seattle to Better Serve Members

Posted Feb 5, 2018

Downtown Seattle Financial Center on 6th Avenue between Pike Place and Pine Street opened and South Lake Union Financial Center announced

BECU Grants $500,000 to Member-Nominated Non-Profits through Annual People Helping People Awards

Posted Dec 6, 2017

Last night BECU announced the winners of its 2017 People Helping People Awards, recognizing BECU members and the non-profits they support with their time, talents and donations.

Healthy Financial Habits Equal Lower Interest Rates for 45,000 BECU Members

Posted Nov 9, 2017

Credit union gives back to its members through its annual reprice program and keeps them better informed through rollout of free access to FICO® Scores

BECU Employees Teach Teens about Money Management

Posted Oct 5, 2017

Credit union launches the Next Big Talk to spark important conversations between parents and teens on money management

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 Members Can Help Make a Difference for People Helping People Awards

Posted Aug 2, 2017

Program invites members to nominate non-profits and help raise funds with debit card use

BECU Foundation Awards 80 Scholarships To Student Members

Posted Jun 25, 2017

Local students receive $3,000 each for their academic and volunteer efforts

BECU Grows with New Financial Center Opening in Greenwood in Late 2017

Posted Jun 19, 2017

New financial center will help serve the credit union’s more than 1 million members

Will Daugherty and Jessie Woolley-Wilson Join BECU’s Board of Directors

Posted May 1, 2017

New board members bring expertise in corporate strategy, technology and philanthropy

BECU Continues to Grow its Puget Sound Presence with Neighborhood Financial Centers in Wallingford and Everett

Posted Mar 15, 2017

New locations will offer financial services to local members later this year

BECU to Expand Presence in Downtown Seattle with New Financial Center

Posted Feb 23, 2017

One of credit union’s largest locations to serve members who live, work and play in Seattle

BECU Expands Financial Services in Eastern Washington with North Spokane Location

Posted Feb 23, 2017

Third financial center in Spokane is expected to open in the fourth quarter of this year


Posted Feb 22, 2017

Credit union invests in financial literacy, education and member-supported causes

BECU Opens First Burien Neighborhood Financial Center

Posted Dec 12, 2016

Financial center will bring convenient financial services to more than 21,000 BECU members in Burien

BECU Opens First Branches In Spokane

Posted Sep 1, 2016

Beginning September 19, current and new Spokane-area BECU members can access BECU’s full suite of financial services inside two new, local branches.

BECU is Coming to Spokane

Posted Dec 22, 2015

BECU announces plans to open new financial centers in the third quarter of 2016; they will be located in the cities of Spokane and Spokane Valley.