GoWest Announces 2024-2025 Board of Directors

GoWest Association has completed its 2024 election cycle, and a slate of candidates was elected to the Board by acclamation for three-year terms beginning September 2024.

Skamania Lodge

Don’t Hesitate! Register for Executives@Skamania Today

Join credit union executives from across the region at GoWest’s Executives@Skamania for two days of learning, networking, and fun!

Learn How the GoWest Foundation Can Support Your Credit Union Housing Initiatives

GoWest Foundation is hosting a virtual session on June 13 from 1-2:30 p.m. PT / 2-3:30 p.m. MT to discuss solutions to workforce housing initiatives.

Vericast

How Financial Institutions Can Craft Compelling Content on Social Media

Social media reigns supreme these days, which means financial institutions have with a unique opportunity to engage with their audience where they spend most of their time – online. However, many institutions are daunted by the task of creating meaningful content that not only resonates with their audience but also complies with regulatory standards.

Small Business Resiliency Loan Program

GoWest Announces Credit Union Partners for Exciting, New Small Business Resiliency Loan Program

In a collaborative effort between the GoWest Foundation, 13 credit unions, and 30 nonprofits, the SBRL program officially launched, kicking off a first-of-its-kind partnership to support small businesses in Washington.

Envisant

The Impact of Rising Debit Card Fraud and How to Defend Against It

Taking a closer look at the trending tactics for collecting card information and using it for fraud attacks can help credit unions take more effective, proactive steps to guard against it.

GoWest Award Nominations

It’s Time to Submit Your Nominations for the 2024 GoWest Awards!

The deadline to submit your nominations for the 2024 GoWest Awards is fast approaching, and we want to hear from you! Submit your nominations by May 31.

Credit Union Advocate Spotlight: Rafael Saucedo and the NLCUP

Rafael Saucedo has spent his career advancing the Credit Union Movement and fully-activating his positions to give back and support diversity, equity, and inclusion in the region and the credit union industry.

Neda Milani Credit Union of the Rockies

GoWest Solutions Announces Advanced Leadership Program Scholarship Winner Neda Milani

GoWest Solutions announces the scholarship winner to the 2024 Advanced Leadership Program: Neda Milani, Lending/Collections Manager, Credit Union of the Rockies.

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Five Steps Credit Unions Can Take to Find the Right Fintechs Today

Fintechs have disrupted the status quo by offering streamlined digital solutions that challenge traditional banking models, empowering individuals and businesses with greater control over their finances and democratizing access to financial services.

YP Young Professional Programs

Get Ready for GoWest’s Upcoming YP Events

If you’re a young professional looking to enhance your skills and gain more insight into the credit union industry, now is the time to explore GoWest’s upcoming YP opportunities – YP Summit and MAXX’s YP Leads.

Seminars

GoWest’s Upcoming Virtual Compliance Legal, CDFI, and HR Events

Upcoming Compliance Legal Update and HR Seminars offer members relevant, useful information to keep their credit unions up-to-date on industry trends and regulations.

Celebrating Credit Union Excellence: Nominations Now Open for the GoWest Awards

Credit union award season has officially arrived! Nominations are now open for the 2024 GoWest Awards.   

GoWest Foundation Disaster Relief: Rallying Together in Times of Crisis

The GoWest Foundation Disaster Relief Fund is a demonstration of the cooperative spirit credit unions are known for. Donations to the fund provide support for credit unions, employees, and volunteers impacted by natural disasters.

OURCU Viewpoint with Dennis Quaid

Our Community Credit Union Featured on Viewpoint with Dennis Quaid

Our Community Credit Union was featured in Viewpoint with Dennis Quaid highlighting the Credit Union Movement in Washington State.

TruStage Clutch Partnership

GoWest Extends TruStage Partnership with Clutch’s Fintech Platform

GoWest Solutions has expanded its long-standing partnership with TruStage through a new relationship with Clutch, a leading fintech platform specializing in omnichannel consumer loan and deposit account opening solutions for credit unions.

Unveiling the Power of BI: Credit Unions Invited to Gain Insight May 16 in Denver

Whether you’re just getting started or you’re fine-tuning your BI strategy, Denver-area credit unions are invited to join GoWest and Trellance on May 16 for one of two in-person training sessions being offered.

Jamie Gaffney On Tap Credit Union

GoWest Solutions Announces Leadership Institute Scholarship Winner Jamie Gaffney

GoWest Solutions proudly announces the 2024 scholarship winners to the 2024 Leadership Institute, Advanced Leadership Program, and Executives@Skamania.

Credit Unions Accept Founders Award from CMN Hospitals

On Wednesday, April 10, the Credit Unions for Kids National Advisory Board accepted the Founders Award from Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals on behalf of the credit union industry.

Robin Romano MariSol Credit Union at Arizona is Home press conference

“Arizona is Home” Mortgage Assistance Program Debuts Helping Rural Homebuyers

Robin Romano, CEO of MariSol Federal Credit Union and Board Chairman of Arizona Industrial Development Authority, spoke along with Governor Katie Hobbs and other affordable housing advocates at the “Arizona is Home” Mortgage Assistance Program press conference in Phoenix.