Limited Time Offer! 5.99% APR* on Visa Balance Transfers! - CCCU
 May 13th, 2019 9:24 am    by CCCU

Limited Time Offer! 5.99% APR* on Visa Balance Transfers!



Say you've accumulated a large balance on a high-APR credit card. Rather than paying interest every month to slowly chip away at your debt,...
CCCU Recognized by DepositAccounts.com in 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America - CCCU
 May 10th, 2019 3:02 pm    by CCCU

CCCU Recognized by DepositAccounts.com in 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America


We’re happy to announce that we have been recognized by DepositAccounts.com in 2019 Top 200 Healthiest...
How to assess your company's financial health - CCCU
 March 28th, 2019 2:07 pm    by CCCU

How to assess the financial health of your business


Are you starting a business or running an established company in Portland or elsewhere? If so, Consolidated Community Credit Union can help you...
Advice on moving to Portland, Oregon - CCCU
 March 4th, 2019 12:28 pm    by CCCU

Advice on moving to Portland, Oregon


Are you moving to Portland, Oregon from another state? We want to make your move to The Rose City easy by providing relocation tips, budgeting information, an...
How to file your taxes in Portland, Oregon - CCCU
 March 4th, 2019 12:06 pm    by CCCU

Everything you need to know about filing taxes in Portland, Oregon

Do you need tips on how to file your federal taxes in Portland, Oregon? CCCU wants to help you file error free Oregon State tax ret...
These four questions will help you evaluate your financial health - CCCU
 March 4th, 2019 12:00 pm    by CCCU

The four questions everyone needs to ask for financial health


Financial health can seem out of reach to many. Understanding how to evaluate where you are, plan for the future, and achieve your go...
Which credit union should I join? - CCCU
 February 27th, 2019 9:13 am    by CCCU

Which credit union should I join in Portland?


Choosing a credit union can be a challenge. Here’s how to know what to look for depending on your needs, and how to vet your credit union for relia...
How to choose between a Roth 401(k) and a Traditional 401(k) - CCCU
 February 27th, 2019 9:06 am    by CCCU

How to choose bewteen a Roth 401(k) and a Traditional 401(k)

Pay taxes now, or later? In this piece we break down the determining factors that will help you choose between a Roth 401(k) and a tradit...
Benefits of checking accounts - CCCU
 February 27th, 2019 8:49 am    by CCCU

Why do I need a checking account?

Explore the benefits of checking accounts, as well as how to select the right one for your needs in our blog post. CCCU is located in Portland, Oregon and offers hi...
When should I start saving for retirement? - CCCU
 February 15th, 2019 9:06 am    by CCCU

Should I be saving for retirement?

Knowing when it’s time to start saving for retirement can be tricky. Often, it feels overwhelming to begin, or debt keeps us from getting started. In this piece...
What is a zero percent balance transfer? - CCCU
 February 12th, 2019 10:31 am    by CCCU

What is a zero percent balance transfer?

Find out more about what a zero percent balance transfer is, and whether it’s the right choice for consolidating your debt. We’ll also explain how to use...
How to buy a house in Portland, Oregon - CCCU
 February 11th, 2019 3:31 pm    by CCCU

How to buy a house in Portland, Oregon

Buying a house in the PNW is getting tougher. Here’s what you need to know to find the right deal in the right neighborhood. We’re breaking down neighborho...
First-time Homebuyer Savings Account - earn 2.00% APY on deposits up to $20,000! - CCCU
 February 6th, 2019 12:57 pm    by CCCU

Earn 2.00% APY on deposits up to $20,000!

Want a little help buying your first home in Oregon? Our first time buyer savings account makes saving easy with great dividends and a state tax break. Purc...
100% home loan financing, get your dream home - with no money down - CCCU
 January 8th, 2019 11:05 am    by CCCU

100% home loan financing.
Get your dream home – with no money down 

We’ve made it easier for you! Our Community Home Loan lets you finance 100% of the purchase price of your home, plus a majorit...
Minimalist Budgeting to Get You Back on Track for 2019 - CCCU
 January 4th, 2019 9:07 am    by CCCU

The minimalist budgeting plan you
need to get back on track in 2019



If you’ve slipped up a little bit this year, you’re not alone. Nearly half of millenials feel like they’re treading wat...
What is the Difference Between Credit Unions and Banks?
 December 19th, 2018 4:36 pm    by CCCU

What's the difference between credit unions & banks?

Credit unions are nonprofit financial coops that pay back members at higher savings rates and lower loan rates. Banks are for-profit corporations...
How to Budget Easily in Your 20s - CCCU
 December 4th, 2018 4:22 pm    by CCCU

How to Budget Easily in Your 20s

Make a simple budget that reflects your lifestyle, and understand the steps to financial health. Building credit, saving money, paying off debt, and more are all...
How to Talk About Money with Your Partner - CCCU
 November 28th, 2018 3:04 pm    by CCCU

How to talk about money with your partner

Money conversations can feel loaded and uncomfortable. Here's how to broach the subject and navigate the conversation so you can get on the same page. With...
How to Avoid Charity Scams
 November 19th, 2018 4:56 pm    by CCCU
How to Avoid Charity Scams
Charity scams increase during the holidays because it is the season of giving. Scammers will often use organization names that sound like reputable and real charities in o...
What you need to know about federal student loans - CCCU
 October 30th, 2018 4:05 pm    by CCCU
What you Need to Know About Federal Student Loans
With over 71% of students in the United States using student loans to finance their education, understanding how to borrow and repay your loans re...