News & Events

December 22, 2020

TurboTax Member Discount

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November 27, 2020

Clearwater Donates $25,000 to All Nations Building Campaign

Clearwater Credit Union is proud to announce a $25,000 donation to the Building Campaign of the All Nations Health Center (All Nations) – currently celebrating 50 years of service to Native Americans in Missoula and surrounding communities. “With the ongoing public health and economic crises, supporting health care providers like All Nations Health Center is more important than ever,” said … Continue reading

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November 23, 2020

Mountain of Giving and Sharing Tree 2020

Help us give back to children in need in our communities! Each year, Mountain of Giving in Missoula and the Sharing Tree in Stevensville help fulfill gift wishes for the children in need in our communities. Each child fills out a wish list that is then turned into a gift tag to be fulfilled by generous folks in our communities. … Continue reading

October 27, 2020

21st Annual Can the Cats Food Drive

We’re happy to announce that the 21st Can the Cats Food Drive is still on! November 6-20, 2020 However, it will look a little different this year: the Missoula Food Bank and Community Center will be reducing the number of collection points this year due to COVID-19. As a result, we will not be collecting food donations in our branches. … Continue reading

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October 13, 2020

Update on Lobby Closures and Operations

Dear Credit Union Members, We have been receiving questions about our retail lobbies asking why we haven’t re-opened and when do we plan to re-open. You will recall that we last closed our retail lobbies to walk-in traffic on July 1, 2020.  We did that in response to a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases both locally and throughout Montana.  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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October 3, 2020

Voting Information for Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020

Election day is right around the corner. There have been a lot of changes in 2020, so we thought it might be helpful to share important deadlines and information with our members to make you sure all have the opportunity to make your vote count! This nonpartisan information below has been provided by Missoula Votes – the Missoula County Elections … Continue reading

October 1, 2020

Important News About Buzz Points

All of us at Clearwater Credit Union and Buzz Points want to thank you for your participation in the Buzz Points rewards program over the past years. While we enjoyed sharing rewards with you, Clearwater Credit Union and Buzz Points will discontinue our partnership on December 31st, 2020. Point accrual will terminate on October 01, 2020. The past couple of … Continue reading

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September 29, 2020

Clearwater Launches Member Feedback Surveys

The happiness of our member’s matters to us! We wanted to create a way for you, our members, to provide us with valuable feedback on your banking experience. Whether you are a new member or a long-time member, you may periodically receive an email from us asking about your recent banking experience. This is a great way for you to … Continue reading

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September 28, 2020

Clearwater Helps Establish Student Scholarship Fund for UM’s AIGPI

MISSOULA – Montana’s tribal nations now have a dedicated institute for all things policy, governance, and research when it comes to the overall health of Indian country. The Montana Board of Regents recently approved the creation of the American Indian Governance and Policy Institute (AIGPI) at the University of Montana. The institute was created and is currently directed by Heather … Continue reading

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August 31, 2020

Unemployment Benefits & Your 2020 Taxes

Did You Receive Unemployment Benefits?   According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, over 23 million U.S. workers have filed for unemployment this year, including for the first time some self-employed workers. If you received these benefits, along with the $600 per week in coronavirus relief benefit, your federal income tax return may be affected. To make sure you have … Continue reading

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