Posts Categorized: News

Credit Unions vs Big Banks

Financial Education Tips, News

No one wants to be charged fees for accounts they didn’t open or for services they didn’t request. But it’s happened. It’s also the reason so many people are now looking for alternatives to big banks. Here’s a smart choice many are making – they are joining the 105 million people who proudly call themselves…

Columbia CU Welcomes Steve Savage as Home Loan Officer


In September 14, 2016, Steve Savage joined Columbia Credit Union as a Home Loan Officer serving members through the call center and e-commerce.  Steve has eight years of banking and consumer lending experience. He says, “Over the years, I have advanced in my career simply working hard, having uncompromising values and principles and by following…

Steve Kenny, CEO, talks about ethics and banking local


Read Steve’s thoughts on the advantages of doing business with a local financial cooperative. Visit TheBetterMove.Com and use code BetterWEB to track your possible Rewards.

Updated Mobile Banking App 5.2 adds new features


Here’s some great news for our members who use Columbia CU’s convenient Mobile Banking or are ready to start using it. This user-friendly application has been upgraded to version 5.2 and now offers a new look and additional features! Columbia CU’s Mobile Banking application allows you to easily handle routine transactions with your phone or…

Save on your Sprint mobile bill


Discount for Columbia CU members Say Hello to the Sprint Credit Union Member Discount If you’re looking to save on your mobile bill, then it might be time to say hello to the Sprint Credit Union Member Discount! As a member of Columbia Credit Union, you can save on your wireless data each month! Ways…

Columbia Credit Union honored as one of Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in 2016


Our report card has arrived and we’re proud to share it. With all A+ grades, we made the honor roll and were named one of the Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America. released their 2016 credit union ranking in July 2016. For the third year in a row, Columbia Credit Union has been…

Columbia Credit Union welcomes Casey Filburn as VP Retail Lending


Columbia Credit Union is proud to welcome Casey Filburn as vice president of Retail Lending effective July 11, 2016. In this position, Filburn is responsible for developing and administering the credit union’s residential loan programs and meeting home loan production goals. He will lead sales and business development activities for loan production and manage the…

Make loan payments online with our new Web Payments Center


Loan payment due? Out of town? No worries. You can now make your loan payment quickly and easily using Columbia Credit Union’s new Web Payments Center. Make a loan payment using your mobile device or computer Payments can be made anytime anywhere you have web access Transfer funds from another financial institution to make your…

It’s official! Four Oregon counties added to CCU’s service area

Community, News, Uncategorized

Great news for Columbia Credit Union fans who live and work on both sides of the Columbia River. Our member service area is expanding to include four counties in Oregon! This means more people in our region have the opportunity become a CCU member and enjoy our great services. “This natural progression and logical expansion…

Columbia Credit Union Expands Service Area into Oregon

Community, News

Press Release: June 28, 2016 Following regional economic trends where people live and work on both sides of the Columbia River, Columbia Credit Union is excited to announce an expansion of its service area to include a four-county community in the Portland, Oregon metro area.  The new service area includes Clackamas, Marion, Multnomah and Washington…