News: Association

Financial Literacy Legislation Passes in Arizona

  Financial literacy advocates scored key victories at the Arizona State Capitol this week, as a Mountain West Credit Union Association supported financial education bill passed the Legislature and a financial literacy resolution cleared the state Senate. On Monday, April 9, S.B. 1442, which was introduced by Arizona Senate Majority … Read More

MWCUA mourns the passing of a credit union icon

It’s with heavy hearts that Mountain West Credit Union Association announces the passing of Susan Brayman. She was a long-time credit union leader and pioneer, epitomizing what credit unions stand for – serving people. Sue began her credit union career with the Colorado Credit Union League in 1973 and rose … Read More

MWCUA statement on H.R. 5266 – The Financial Product Safety Commission Act of 2018

Earlier today, a group of bipartisan Representatives introduced a bill that would replace the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s sole director with a bipartisan, five-member commission. Arizona Representative Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ-09) is one of the bill’s sponsors. Arizona’s credit unions support this bill, believing that the CFPB’s current structure gives too … Read More

AZ CU advocates are hiking the hill at GAC

A few of our MWCUA AZ member credit union representatives gather to tackle the hill today in Washington, DC. They are there to represent our 1.7 million members in Arizona today.

MWCUA GAC Hill visits begin

MWCUA Colorado members met today with @RepJaredPolis to discuss credit union priorities. We want to thank him for taking time out of his schedule to meet with our @COCUADVOCATES#creditunion (s) #CUNAGAC @CUNA @CUNAadvocacy  

MWCUA at GAC Begins

MWCUA’s member credit union representatives met this evening to kick off our events for GAC. Scott Earl, MWCUA President & CEO, welcomed the group at our reception held at Credit Union House in Washington, D.C.  

New Arts Center Opened, Named for Ent Credit Union

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 24, 2018) – Ent Credit Union’s ongoing investment in the Colorado Springs community can be seen in their latest community endeavor, the credit union’s naming rights agreement/sponsorship of the Ent Center for the Arts, a 92,000 square-foot performing and visual arts complex, now open on the … Read More

Ent Credit Union begins construction on Interquest Service Center

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 22, 2018) – Ent Credit Union has begun construction of a freestanding service center at 1280 Interquest Parkway, 80921, near the intersection of Interquest Parkway and Federal Drive in northern Colorado Springs. This new full-service center will incorporate state-of the-art technology to provide members with added … Read More

MWCUA holds reception for Myklebust

The Mountain West Credit Union Association held a reception for former Division of Financial Services Commissioner Chris Myklebust on Thursday, January 18, 2018 in the Grant Street office in Denver. During his two terms as Commissioner, Mr. Myklebust served both the public interests, and the interests of credit unions, in … Read More

Earl, Seefried to speak at conference

Sponsored in part by Credit Union Journal, Retail Banking 2018 will take place April 9-11 at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs. It is focused on helping institutions embrace the customer demands and market requirements necessary to remain relevant and pursue continued opportunities for growth in the coming years. Scott Earl, … Read More