Our Community Commitment
Columbia Credit Union is proud to contribute to the success of our members and our community. For our community to be successful, we believe ensuring the well-being of our residents and local businesses takes top priority. We form partnerships with organizations that share our vision of vitality to assist children and families, education, the local economy, arts and culture, physical and mental health, housing and the environment. For an overview of our accomplishments, please see our 2015 Annual Report.
Columbia Credit Union began instituting green practices years ago, when sustainability wasn’t an expected practice in the financial services industry. Our green practices continue today as an integral part of our operations and guide our approach to serving the needs of our community.
Understanding Social Security: Looking at the Bigger Picture
Join us Wednesday, April 26th at this complimentary educational seminar, Understanding Social Security: A Look at the Bigger Picture. Eric Backman, Division Sales Director for Protective Life’s®* Pacific Northwest Territory, will share key facts about the Social Security program and help you bring the bigger picture of Social Security and your retirement into focus. This complimentary seminar covers:
- How benefits are calculated
- Full retirement age and choosing the right time to file
- Receiving benefits while working
- Provisional income and tax implications
- Options for spouses and ex-spouses
Please register below to save your space. We look forward to seeing you!
*Eric Backman and Protective Life® are not affiliated with CFS or its representatives.
Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (“CFS”), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. The Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.
Foundation Vancouver Public Schools Luncheon
You are invited to join the journey to support and inspire success for Vancouver Public Schools students.
Register and support the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools - funding enrichment opportunities and removing barriers to learning imposed by poverty so that all Vancouver Public Schools students are prepared, confident and excited to learn.
Home Buying Seminar
Are you interested in buying a home but not sure how to get started? We can help!!
Join us for a complimentary Home Buying Seminar.
Our advisors will share information on the home buying process and answer questions you might have.
Enjoy light refreshments while we provide information on following:
• Pros and cons of home ownership
• How to start the approval process
• What does my credit need to look like?
• Employment requirements
• What is a debt ratio?
• Loan options and down payment requirements
• Approval process
• Approved? Now what?
Register today and start the journey to your new home.
Making Life Better For Our Members and Communities12.22.2016 • Community
Since the founding of our credit union in 1952, we have been making life better for our members with a never failing focus on maintaining the overall strength of our credit union and the quality of our service. The consistency of our vision has been rewarded with numerous accolades over the years and in 2016 we received confirmation of our value to the community through two awards. In December of 2016, readers of the Vancouver Business Journa[...]
FOX 12 Toy Drive makes life better for children in need11.4.2016 • Community, News
Many children in our community don’t receive any gifts for Christmas. They don’t experience the joy most of us had growing up – the excitement of unwrapping presents from Santa and having new toys, games and stuffed animals to play with. You can make a difference and bring joy this holiday season to children in our community who might otherwise go without, by taking part in the FOX 12 Toy Drive.You are invited to donate new, unwrapped toys [...]
Support for Your Organization
At the heart of Columbia’s community support is the idea that being a good corporate citizen is an ongoing responsibility. We are committed to actively supporting events and causes that enhance the quality of life for our community.