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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.

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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

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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.

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BECU South Carolina Locations Closed Today

Posted Sep 8, 2017

Our South Carolina Neighborhood Financial Centers remain closed Tuesday, September 12, 2017, in the aftermath of the storm.

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Coming Soon to an ATM Near You!

Posted Aug 31, 2017

See what changes are a result of your feedback and how these enhancements will change your ATM experience.

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Free Tickets to the Spokane Interstate Fair

Posted Aug 29, 2017

Join us for BECU Day, Sept. 16, at the Spokane Interstate Fair! BECU is excited to offer two free fair tickets per primary member (while supplies last).

See how to get your tickets

Enter to win and Earn Free Sounders’ Tickets

Posted Aug 24, 2017

Budgeting and soccer come together in one night on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at the Sounders game versus the Vancouver Whitecaps FC.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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Budget Holiday Decorations: Quick and Easy Ideas

Posted Nov 21, 2016

Looking for a few simple ways to make your home feel festive for the holidays? Read on for a dozen creative combinations to try this year – your home will feel warm and merry, and your wallet will thank you.

Ready to decorate?

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.”

Read Tramy’s story

Student Perspective on Closing for Good: Carson Torres

Posted Nov 1, 2016

“Being released to our first activity where every student got a career card to be for the day – they had us manage real-world expenses with an actual salary for the career given – has probably been one of the most eye-opening things since I turned eighteen last month.”

Read Carson's story

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.”

Read Minh’s story

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.

Knowledge is power

BECU SNAP Forward Grant Program Awards Small Businesses in Spokane

Posted Oct 25, 2016

The BECU SNAP Forward Grant program provides $5,000 grant awards to small businesses in Spokane.

Read about the recipients

Your November Home Maintenance Chore Checklist

Posted Oct 25, 2016

13 things to do in November to prep your home for the holidays – and for winter.

Ready, set, winterize

We Closed for Good, and It Was Amazing

Posted Oct 12, 2016

On October 10th, over 1,500 BECU employees poured into the Washington State Convention Center to host financial reality fairs for three Highline schools.

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Services Unavailable Next Weekend, October 15 and 16

Posted Oct 7, 2016

We are performing planned system maintenance next weekend and as a result Online, Mobile and Telephone Banking will be unavailable.

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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.

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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.

Beat the bad guys

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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New Retirement Rule - Putting You First

Posted Apr 21, 2016

The Department of Labor issued a new rule for retirement accounts held at brokerage firms, imposing stricter fiduciary obligations on advisors.

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Member Spotlight: Carrabba Violin Shop

Posted Mar 10, 2016

BECU Business spoke with business member Rafael Carrabba, a revered luthier known around the globe for his Queen Anne instrument shop.

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Introducing Trusteed IRAs: Combining IRA Tax Benefits and Trust Flexibility

Posted Mar 1, 2016

What is a Trusteed IRA? A Trusteed IRA is a single account that combines an IRA and a Trust. Discover the benefits.

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The Right Path to Retirement

Posted Mar 1, 2016

So many questions –we know where you can find answers. Schedule a complimentary, no obligation financial/retirement review with BECU Investment Services today.

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We Car Shop With You: BECU at South Carolina Auto Dealerships

Posted Feb 29, 2016

BECU auto financing is now available in S. Carolina: BECU members enjoy exclusive, low rates at auto dealers throughout the state.

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Your 2016 Investment Outlook

Posted Feb 1, 2016

Investing in 2016? Be prepared with a solid plan to navigate the changing landscape.

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Posted Jan 6, 2016

Our North U Village BECU neighborhood financial center is changing to Ravenna BECU. Find the same great member advisors, location, services, products and hours – only a different name.

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Tax Documents Made Easy

Posted Jan 4, 2016

Enroll in eStatements to save on paper, reduce identity theft risk and enjoy the convenience of online access.

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