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Shred Docs and eCycle Electronics Oct. 20

Posted Sep 20, 2018

Safely destroy unwanted documents and electronic equipment for free during our bi-annual event.

BECU South Carolina Locations Closed Following Mandatory Evacuation

Posted Sep 10, 2018

Update: BECU locations in South Carolina reopen September 17, 2018, after closing last week in preparation for Hurricane Florence.

Drive for Hope in Snohomish County

Posted Aug 31, 2018

Your car purchase can help battle homelessness.

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.

Rock Out at Zootunes

Posted May 16, 2018

Plan your evening at the idyllic setting of the Woodland Park Zoo. A 30-year tradition, we're a proud sponsor of bringing northwesterners together with fantastic music.

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.

Discount LEGOLAND® California Resort Tickets

Posted Apr 24, 2018

Focus on the fun, not the funds! BECU members get exclusive access to a LEGOLAND® California Resort ticket discount.

1st Annual Lilac City's Got Talent

Posted Apr 17, 2018

Join us at this year's Lilac Festival and catch the first annual Lilac City's Got Talent show

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.

Voting: BECU's 2018 Board of Directors and Audit Committee

Posted Mar 12, 2018

BECU’s members voted for the 2018 Board of Directors and Audit Committee. Voting commenced on Monday, March 12, 2018 and ended Friday, April 6, 2018 at 11:59 p.m., Pacific Time.

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.

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.

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.

BECU Financing at Oregon Car Dealerships

Posted Jan 12, 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 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.

Student Perspective on Closing for Good: Tramy Nguyen

Posted Nov 1, 2016

One thousand and three hundred students and staff on one field trip. The news was way past fresh, and yet I was still reeling.”

Student Perspective on Closing for Good: Minh Huynh

Posted Nov 1, 2016

“It’s going to be your job to handle what you want and what you need. For sure, I’m going to take what I learned and apply it throughout my years.”

5 Easy Ways to Keep Safe While Shopping Online

Posted Oct 26, 2016

Shopping online can be safe as long you take these simple precautions.

Teach your teenagers real-world money management skills

Posted Sep 28, 2016

Put your teenagers on the path to financial success: Junior Achievement (JA) Community Day, powered by BECU, is designed to teach real-world money management skills. Saturday, November 5.

How to Get Hacked

Posted Sep 28, 2016

Advice from our VP of Information Security on creating passwords, finding out if you’ve been hacked, how to respond, and more.

BECU Early Saver and the Seattle Storm Provide Unforgettable Inspiration to Local Girls Basketball Team

Posted Aug 25, 2016

WNBA Superstar Sue Bird Steps in as Guest Coach and Mentor

Important Message About Online Banking Login and Security

Posted Aug 12, 2016

You may have noticed that there’s a new “Online Banking” on our homepage. This button replaces the previous username and passwords fields to log into Online Banking. The new buttons directs you to a login page where you enter your User ID and Password, as well as complete a security check confirming that you are not a robot.

Tukwila Branch Closed Saturday, August 13

Posted Jul 21, 2016

The Tukwila Financial Center is closing for one day due to construction. ATMs in the vestibule and drive up will be open.

Congratulations to the 2016 Scholars

Posted Jul 20, 2016

These amazing students have demonstrated a passion for helping others – and they’ve each earned a $3,000 scholarship.

8 New ATMs Now Open in the Puget Sound Region

Posted Jul 19, 2016

We’ve added ATMs to seven Neighborhood Financial Centers in Puyallup, Auburn, Renton, Mill Creek, Lynnwood, and Shoreline. And we brought back the ATM in the Everett-Evergreen Safeway.

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.

BECU Celebrates Community at the People Helping People Awards

Posted Jul 1, 2016

Congratulations to the People Helping People Award winners! These awards honor non-profits that are making a difference – on the ground – every day.

New! Another Way to Increase Your Purchasing Power in This Housing Market

Posted Jul 1, 2016

A new loan offering to help you get the house you want. The Purchase Money Second Home Loan (PM2) is an alternative to Private Mortgage Insurance and gives buyers purchasing power by ensuring they can put down 20% of purchasing price.

Being BECU Honors Award-Worthy Employees

Posted Jun 23, 2016

Great employees make for a great member experience – BECU honored 12 employees with its First Annual “Being BECU” Awards.

Summer Fun on a Budget

Posted Jun 23, 2016

Have more fun while spending less – check out our tips (and member discounts) to frugal fun throughout the Sound.

Keep Your $5

Posted Jun 22, 2016

As of June 22, there’s no longer a $5 minimum balance requirement to maintain membership at BECU.

Attention, High School Students! It's Time to Get Down to Business

Posted Jun 17, 2016

BECU offers high school students a discount on Washington Business Week, a summer program all about teamwork and leadership.

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.