Posts By: Debi Bennett

Donate to the Eugene Mission

Tis the season of giving. Please consider making a donation to the Eugene Mission and support our Warm Winter Nights campaign. We’ve teamed up with Sheppard Motors and KEZI TV to help provide our community’s homeless with a safe place to come in out of the cold. Help us help!? Donate today.  Simply donate:

Be on the Alert for Fraudulent Text Messages Claiming to be From the N.C.U.A.

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA our governing body) has received consumer calls about suspicious text messages claiming to come from their agency (NCUA). The messages read: “National Credit Union Administration Alert for (recipient’s phone number). Contact 844-234-5445.” Other fraudulent phone numbers to be alert for are 855-340-1398 and 844-906-0773. These texts are not communications… Read full post »

GET YOUR BLUE ON for Child Abuse Awareness

National Blue Sunday – Sunday, April 24th Blue Sunday is a national child abuse prevention initiative whose mission is to inspire others to create their own child abuse prevention efforts. If everyone did a little we would see BIG results for children. Join churches and faith communities across the nation as they take the time in… Read full post »

First Time Home Buyers Seminar – March 9, 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Mark your calendar for our First Time Home Buyers seminar.  When: Wednesday, March 9,  5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Pacific Cascade Downtown Branch, 1075 Oak Street, Eugene. Learn why NOW is a good time to buy Learn about Financing options Learn what is going on in the real estate market Learn about Pre-Approvals Learn… Read full post »

The Human Advantage

When we say: discover the human advantage, we are talking about the fact that members get a real live human when they call, not some automated phone loop that requires both mega patience and a degree in technology to master. You will also see the human side of your credit union when you come into your favorite branch and… Read full post »

Telephone Scam — watch out

NCUA Warns Consumers about Telephone Scam Seeking Personal Information The National Credit Union Administration is warning members about a telephone scam in which members are contacted by a caller claiming to work for NCUA and asking for personal and financial information. The caller tells the member her or his credit card or debit card has been… Read full post »

ATM Skimmer Scammers… they are back

Thieves using ATM skimmers are back. Actually, they didn’t really ever leave. But they are back more aggressively than they have recently been. It’s been reported that over the last few months there has been a dramatic increase in the number of ATM skimmer cases in the Northwest.  Below is a link to an article, provided by one of… Read full post »

Chambers Branch Closes — Friday May 29, 2015

On Friday, May 29, 2015, we celebrate the last day of operation and retirement of our 1155 Chambers Street branch in Eugene.  We will begin the day with Cake and coffee (9:30 to 11:30 a.m.); host a BBQ (11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.); and toast the branch for a job well done from 2:00 to… Read full post »

Don’t be fooled by Scam — NCUA reports

NCUA (National Credit Union Administration) our governing body, is reported a Scam using “their” name (almost) and look-similar  logo.   The name used in this scam does not include the word “Administration”… Here are details: ALEXANDRIA, Va. (March 17, 2015) – The National Credit Union Administration has received reports of an online phishing scam that uses… Read full post »