Tax Breaks and Deductions Every Student Should Claim - CCCU
 March 31st, 2020 3:39 pm    by CCCU

Oregon tax breaks and benefits every student should know about


Need help filing your student taxes? From the American Opportunity Tax Credit to work-related education deductions, here are a few d...
COVID-19 Update - Stimulus-Package Scams
 March 27th, 2020 8:42 am    by CCCU

FBI issues warning about COVID-19 stimulus-package scams

 
Hackers and scammers online have ramped up attacks to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic, and that could mean targeting the US' C...
5 Tax preparation tips for small businesses and Startups in Oregon - CCCU
 March 26th, 2020 3:33 pm    by CCCU

5 Tax preparation tips for small businesses in Oregon


Whether you’re a Portland startup working on the next big app or a small business on Alberta, here are our top 5 Oregon business tax pre...
How Do I File My Taxes as a Freelancer? - CCCU
 March 20th, 2020 2:45 pm    by CCCU

How to file an Oregon tax return as a freelancer


Filing your taxes as a freelancer doesn’t have to be complicated. Here’s your guide to filing taxes the right way as an independent contractor...
COVID-19 Update - Branch Closures and Access
 March 19th, 2020 11:24 am    by CCCU

Dear Members,
We realize this is a very difficult time and that we are in uncharted waters in many respects, but we want to make sure our members know we are taking every precaution to keep our me...
COVID-19 Update - Branch Closures
 March 16th, 2020 2:12 pm    by CCCU

Dear Members,

After much careful deliberation, effective tomorrow, Tuesday March 17, we are temporarily closing our Slabtown NW branch located at 1535 NW 21st Ave, as well as our Lloyd District N...

COVID-19 Update - Keeping Members and the Community Safe.
 March 13th, 2020 10:20 am    by CCCU

 

Dear Members,
We are continuing to monitor the developments surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Our management team is continually discussing this issue and is committed to providing membe...
What are the closing costs for buying a home in Portland, OR? - CCCU
 March 2nd, 2020 1:02 pm    by CCCU

What You Need to Know About the Closing Costs on a Portland Home


Common closing costs for buying a house in Portland include home appraisals, escrow deposits and others that may surprise you, but...
Essential Differences Between Home Equity Loans and HELOCs - CCCU
 February 19th, 2020 12:56 pm    by CCCU

The Differences Between Home Equity Loans and HELOCs


Learn about the difference between a Home Equity Loan and a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) so you can make an informed decision about borr...
6 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Debt - CCCU
 January 30th, 2020 11:55 am    by CCCU

6 Strategies for Reducing Your Debt with Ease


Getting out of debt faster may be easier than you think. Read about 6 ways to reduce your debt and learn how to understand and execute the basic stra...
How Debt Consolidation Works - CCCU
 January 27th, 2020 11:52 am    by CCCU

How Debt Consolidation Works


What is debt consolidation? How does debt consolidation work? Here’s everything you need to know about debt consolidation loans to learn if one is right for you.
 
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7 New Years Savings Tips that Work - CCCU
 January 16th, 2020 11:41 am    by CCCU

New Year's Savings Tips to Save You Money in 2020


Make the New Year a chance to start fresh and set a goal to make a few positive changes to your money habits. Read how to set a practical and eff...
What’s a Christmas Club or a Holiday Savings Account? - CCCU
 January 10th, 2020 8:48 am    by CCCU

The Benefits of Opening a Holiday Savings Account at a Portland Credit Union


A holiday savings account–or Christmas Club account–lets you save money and releases it at the start of the holida...
10 Important Credit Card Terms Explained - CCCU
 January 9th, 2020 9:07 am    by CCCU

Credit Card Education: Credit Card Terms You Need to Know


What’s APR and what’s a grace period? Whether you’re a seasoned card holder or applying for the first time, it’s important to kno...
Why Credit Union Credit Cards Are Better - CCCU
 January 6th, 2020 8:57 am    by CCCU

Credit Card Education: The Benefits of Using a Credit Card from a Portland Credit Union


Getting a credit card from a credit union like CCCU means lower APRs, better access to rewards that earn yo...
What is a good APR on a Credit Card?
 January 3rd, 2020 8:53 am    by CCCU

Credit Card Education: What is a Good APR on a Credit Card?


What is a good APR on a credit card? What does APR mean? Consolidated Community Credit Union answers common questions around Annual Per...
Fraud Alert: Fraudsters Impersonating Credit Union Employees in Calls to Members
 December 20th, 2019 8:54 am    by CCCU

NCUA is reporting fraudsters impersonating credit union employees in calls to members.

There have been several instances of fraudsters reaching out to members from a phone number that appears to...

5 Simple Ways to Save Money for the Holidays - CCCU
 December 18th, 2019 8:43 am    by CCCU

How to Save for the Holidays the Right Way in PDX


Our Portland credit union is here to guide you through the process of saving money for the holidays. Here are 5 easy tips to help you manage, sav...
6 Helpful Strategies to Rebuilding Your Credit - CCCU
 December 10th, 2019 8:30 am    by CCCU

6 Strategies Oregonians Should Take to Rebuild Their Credit


Rebuilding your credit doesn’t have to be daunting. Learn how Consolidated Community Credit Union is helping its Portland, Oregon mem...
What is the Difference Between a Fixed-rate and an Adjustable-rate Mortgage?
 December 4th, 2019 10:43 am    by CCCU

What is the Difference Between a Fixed-rate and an Adjustable-rate Mortgage?


Consolidated Community Credit Union is here to guide you through the differences between an Adjustable Rate Mortgage (...