News & Events

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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February 1, 2022

VITA Tax Preparation Services

Offering FREE Tax Preparation Services February 7 – April 8, 2022! We’re offering FREE VITA Tax Preparation Services to members of the community again this year. Drop-Off Remote Tax Preparation By appointment Feb. 7 – Apr 8, available at the following branches: Brooks Street Branch, Missoula Reserve Street Branch, Missoula Stevensville Branch Butte Branch Members of the community can bring … Continue reading

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December 30, 2021

Tax Solutions & Savings for Members

Get Your Maximum Refund and Special Savings on TurboTax and H&R Block Filing your taxes doesn’t have to be taxing. As a Clearwater Credit Union member, you now have more choices and more savings this tax season. We’ve partnered with TurboTax and H&R Block to help you file your way and get special member savings. TurboTax #1 best-selling tax preparation … Continue reading

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November 18, 2021

2021 Holiday Giving Programs

Help us give back to children in need in our communities! Missoula Mountain of Giving We’re hosting Mountain of Giving trees in our Missoula branch lobbies again this year starting November 29 through December 17. The children in need in our communities each submit a wish list that is turned into a tag and hung on these special trees. Simply stop … Continue reading

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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November 5, 2021

Clearwater Credit Union Donates $50K to Local Nonprofits to Combat Climate Change.

Clearwater Credit Union (Clearwater) announced $50,000 in donations to Montana nonprofits working to combat climate change. Clearwater’s donation coincides with the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) being held in Glasgow, Scotland, October 31 through November 12, 2021. Clearwater’s donations will be split among the Montana Environmental Information Center (Helena), the Northern Plains Resource Council (Billings), Montana Conservation Voters … Continue reading

November 1, 2021

Help UM Can the MSU Bobcats Again This Year!

Help Clearwater Credit Union and the Missoula Food Bank fight food insecurity in our community during the 22nd Annual Can the Cats Canned Food Drive. Each year the University of Montana/Missoula community and the MSU/Bozeman community participate in this friendly food drive competition to see who can raise the most food and funds over the two weeks leading up to … Continue reading

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July 27, 2021

Best of Missoula 2021

Thank you, Missoula! We are thrilled to announce that Clearwater Credit Union has been voted Missoula’s 2021;  #1 Best Bank/Credit Union for 21 years in a row.  #1 Best Green Business and,  #2 Best Employer in Missoula! Established in 1956, Clearwater is a member-owned, values-based banking cooperative whose mission is to be a force for good in banking, in the … Continue reading

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