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May 17, 2022

2022 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations! Clearwater Credit Union is proud to announce the winners of 2022 Clearwater Credit Union scholarships. We recognize these students for their academic excellence and community involvement. We’re excited to see all that these young members accomplish in the future. $2,000 William “Lefty” Campbell Memorial Scholarship Winner Riley Crews – Sentinel High School $1,000 Clearwater Scholarship Winners Addison Nordhaug – … Continue reading

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April 28, 2022

Missoula Gives & Bitterroot Gives 2022

Have you dreamed of making an impact? Of course, we all have. And now we have a chance to be a part of Missoula and Ravalli Counties’ day of giving – an opportunity to be a force for good and help nonprofit organizations that support our community. Please join Clearwater and the Missoula Community Foundation in raising much-needed funds for … Continue reading

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April 4, 2022

2022 Board of Directors Elections

Each member of the Clearwater Credit Union Board of Directors serves a 3-year term. Each year the Nominating Committee of the Board nominates candidates to fill expiring terms or vacant positions. For 2022 the nominations are: Geoff Gilbert, an incumbent who has been on the Board since 2019, has been nominated for reelection to a new 3-year term. JJ Adams, … Continue reading

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November 10, 2021

Don’t fall for financial scams.

Learn how to protect your financial future during International Fraud Awareness Week. Financial fraud has surged in 2021 – proving that scammers are more motivated than ever to try and trick people out of their money. Many financial scams aim to exploit consumer trust, pressure victims to act immediately by preying on fears or manipulating their hopes. Knowing about these … Continue reading

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June 22, 2021

Clearwater Credit Union Donates $25,000 to CFAC Double SNAP Dollars.

Clearwater Credit Union (Clearwater) announced a $25,000 donation to the Community Food and Agriculture Coalition (CFAC) during its 2021 Annual Member Meeting on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. Clearwater is Montana’s largest Community Development Financial Institution. The event marked the credit union’s 65th year in operation and was a celebration of its mission to be a force for good in banking, … Continue reading

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April 7, 2021

Clearwater Lobby Hours

Dear Credit Union Members, We have begun the process of reopening our lobbies. To continue to put the health and well-being of our co-workers, our members, and the community, we plan to keep numerous public health measures in place inside our branches. Here is what you can expect: Our branch at the University Center on campus will remain closed for … Continue reading

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March 5, 2021

2021 Board of Directors Elections

Each member of the Clearwater Credit Union (Clearwater) Board of Directors serves a 3-year term. Each year the Nominating Committee nominates candidates to fill expiring terms or vacant positions. For 2021, incumbents Leslie Halligan and Don Creveling have been nominated to fill the two 3-year Board positions open for election. For members interested in contesting these nominations, the Nominating Committee … Continue reading

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February 12, 2021

Update on Mask Requirements & Lobby Closures

Dear Credit Union Members, On Friday, February 12th, 2021, Governor Gianforte issued a directive that allows Montana’s statewide mask mandate to expire.  The directive allows local counties to continue to enforce a mask mandate.  Two of the counties where Clearwater has offices, Missoula and Silver Bow, will continue to enforce a mask mandate.  One of the counties where Clearwater has … Continue reading

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February 2, 2021

Common Stimulus Check Scams

With the latest round of stimulus checks and payments being sent out, the scammers are at it again. Here are some common stimulus payment scams and what you need to know about them to keep your personal information and money safe. Don’t answer unfamiliar calls or emails. Technology makes it incredibly easy for scammers to imitate anyone, including government agencies … Continue reading

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January 7, 2021

SmartSaver Certificate Education Transition

We are updating our SmartSaver required financial education (currently using MoneySKILL) and will transition to a new platform to provide an improved learning experience to certificate holders. On January 7th, 2021, all new SmartSaver education requests will be completed online using Banzai Learning Courses. Banzai provides age-appropriate courses featuring integrated financial learning. It also features a self-registration portal for immediate … Continue reading

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