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May 11, 2020

Reopening Lobbies – COVID-19 Update

Dear Credit Union Members, On Monday, May 18th, we will begin reopening our lobbies.  As you know, we restricted access to those lobbies two months ago, on March 18th.  We did so to help our communities slow the spread of COVID-19.  Together we have made progress.  Enough so, that it is time to start reopening. We know we are not … Continue reading

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March 25, 2020

Support Your Community & Shop Local

Like you, the COVID-19 public health and economic impact, has weighed heavy on our minds. Many are facing an uncertain financial future, dealing with childcare issues and school closures, and are worried about the health and wellbeing of loved-ones. There is no doubt that times are tough right now. Remarkably, it is during times like this that we also rediscover … Continue reading

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March 19, 2020

COVID-19 FAQ’s

FAQ’s Will Clearwater Branches be open? Like you, we are working hard to slow the spread of the Coronavirus. We are putting the health and well-being of our co-workers, our members, and the community ahead of all other interests as we make decisions.  We are also working hard to maintain appropriate service levels, and we will continue this service as … Continue reading

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March 17, 2020

COVID-19 Update

A message from Jack Lawson, President and CEO   Dear Credit Union Members, Like you, we are working hard to slow the spread of COVID-19. We are putting the health and well-being of our co-workers, our members, and the community ahead of all other interests as we make decisions. We are also working hard to meet your financial needs and … Continue reading

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January 16, 2020

TurboTax Discount

Get Your Maximum Refund and Special Savings on TurboTax Tax time doesn’t have to be stressful! With TurboTax, you’ll get your biggest possible refund fast and your taxes done right. PLUS, Clearwater Credit Union members save up to $15 on TurboTax federal products, all through tax season. TurboTax makes it easy to find the best solution for your unique tax … Continue reading

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November 7, 2019

Clearwater Credit Union Donation to Spark Giving for Veteran Student Scholarships

MISSOULA – Veteran students attending the University of Montana could benefit from a recent Clearwater Credit Union gift. The local financial institution donated $10,000 to UM’s Veterans Scholarship Fund, which helps ensure student success by reducing financial barriers and improving veteran access to higher education at UM. Clearwater Credit Union’s gift honors all military veterans — including the nearly 100,000 … Continue reading

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October 28, 2019

PCAF North America Methodology Virtual Launch

Clearwater Credit Union is proud to be 1 of 56 global financial institutions to participate in the PCAF North America methodology launch, happening today, October 28, 2019, at 3:00 PM EDT. What is PCAF The Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF) – is a global, industry-led partnership to facilitate transparency and accountability of the financial sector to take meaningful action … Continue reading

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October 15, 2019

Celebrate International Credit Union Day

Clearwater Credit Union – Local Service. Global Reach. On October 17, 2019, Clearwater Credit Union will join with 56,000 credit unions around the world in celebration of International Credit Union (ICU) Day®. There are 200+ million credit union members around the world—more than 100 million in the U.S. alone—and Clearwater Credit Union joins them in celebration of the not-for-profit cooperative … Continue reading

Local Service. Global Reach. International Credit Union Day 2019.
September 9, 2019

Join the Clearwater Supervisory Committee

Are you a Clearwater member? Interested in serving on a volunteer committee? Up for overseeing important aspects of Clearwater operations? The Supervisory Committee is made up of five volunteer Clearwater Credit Union members. These members are responsible for overseeing the annual financial statement audit and verifying adequate internal controls are in place to protect member assets. We are looking for … Continue reading

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June 20, 2019

On Sept. 3, we’re changing our name, not our values.

As we’ve grown to reach more communities outside Missoula, we’ve had to ask ourselves whether the name Clearwater Credit Union, a name that has served us well for sixty-three years, will continue to serve us in these different communities. We took our time with this question, spending a year and a half considering this change and involving our members, our … Continue reading

Photo of the 2019 Annual Meeting at The Wilma, with the new Clearwater Credit Union logo and board members.