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Recent press releases from BECU

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 Foundation Awards 80 Scholarships

Posted Aug 8, 2019

Credit union works to improve student financial well-being through annual scholarship program

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

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

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.

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

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

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

BECU Recognizes 2016 as a Year of Community Contributions and 1 Million Members

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