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Columbia Credit Union honored with 2017 Award for Workplace Excellence

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Columbia Credit Union’s 2017 Employee Opinion Survey earned high marks and a 2017 Award for Workplace Excellence from Peter Barron Stark Companies. This honor is awarded to exceptional organizations committed to a culture of workplace excellence and is limited to those that achieve an overall favorable response exceeding 80% on their Employee Opinion Survey. Columbia…

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Columbia Credit Union awards $10,000 grant to Innovative Services NW for technology improvements

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As Innovative Services NW’s community programs and services grow, so does their need for updated technology. To help meet this need, Columbia Credit Union recently awarded Innovative Services NW a $10,000 grant for technology improvements. From the $10,000 grant, $6,500 will go toward updating Innovative Services NW’s billing and scheduling software, primarily used by the…

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Columbia Credit Union welcomes Marc Timm as Senior VP Chief Lending Officer

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Columbia Credit Union is proud to welcome Marc Timm as senior vice president and chief lending officer effective May 15, 2017. In this position, Timm administers and oversees the credit union’s entire loan portfolio, including consumer, business and mortgage loans. Timm has more than 25 years of banking experience and most recently served as an…

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Shop in support of local heroes on June 24

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What do our local military personnel, veterans, police officers and first responders have in common? They are all heroes dedicated to the safety and security of our community! Join us in recognizing our local heroes by attending the Fourth Annual Heroes Night at East Vancouver Costco on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Shopping is open to…

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DocuSign phishing attempt reported

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Columbia Credit Union has been alerted of a phishing event that may have impacted members who recently signed documents through DocuSign’s digital transaction management system. During this phishing attempt emails may have been sent to members that “spoofed” the DocuSign brand in an attempt to trick recipients into opening an attached Word document that, when…

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Longtime Columbia CU member wins $5,000 Stone NW gift certificate!

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“When Teresa Wheeler at Columbia Credit Union called to tell me I won their drawing, I thought it was a joke! I said to her, ‘are you kidding?’ I was so excited to find out that the news was true,” said Judi. “I can’t wait to visit Stone NW and get more ideas on ways…

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Columbia Credit Union announces Scott Karn as VP of Business Lending

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Columbia Credit Union is proud to announce Scott Karn as a new vice president and member of the Business Lending team effective April 17, 2017. In this position, Karn will work directly with business clients to support the needs of their growing businesses. Karn earned a bachelor’s degree in political science at the University of…

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Columbia Credit Union welcomes James Senatore as VP of Wealth Management

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Columbia Credit Union is proud to welcome James Senatore as vice president of Wealth Management effective April 3, 2017. In this position, Senatore will lead the Wealth Management department’s operations and develop non-deposit investment and insurance strategies. He will also serve as the primary contact between the credit union and their broker-dealer, CUSO Financial Services…

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Exclusive offer: Get a $100 Cash Reward for Every New Line You Switch to Sprint

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Here’s an exclusive cash rewards offer for Columbia Credit Union Members: You can earn $100 for every line when you switch to Sprint®! Here’s how it works: Switch to Sprint® and get $100 for every new line. Current Sprint customers will receive a $50 cash reward for every line transferred into Sprint Credit Union Member…

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Columbia Credit Union welcomes Allan Siegel as Senior VP and Chief Financial Officer

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Columbia Credit Union is proud to welcome Allan Siegel as senior vice president and chief financial officer effective March 22, 2017. In this position, Siegel will oversee the credit union’s financial-related activities and provide leadership in the areas of accounting, finance, forecasting, credit administration and strategic planning. Siegel holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from…