Oct 01, 2014
With another school year under way, we're proud to once again bring the Washington Federal Federal Financial Scholars program to selected high schools in Arizona, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, an...
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Sep 24, 2014
"Unfortunately, in Central Washington the annual wildfire season has become the norm.  However, the 2014 season was beyond anything we have experienced. Throughout Chelan and Okanogan counti...
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Sep 23, 2014
We're a proud partner with United Way chapters across our eight-state footprint to help better our communities and empower our neighbors. Recently, our Seattle-area teammates were able to join others ...
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Sep 17, 2014
We're partnering with Klamath & Lake Community Action Services to help get you financially fit! What: A fun, interactive class about money values and habits, the impact of credit scores, step...
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Sep 11, 2014
If it sounds too good to be true... Fraudsters are getting more and more creative with their swindling methods. We want to help you keep your money safe. Remember to use common sense and think twice b...
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Jul 25, 2014
House shopping can be fun, scary, interesting, exciting, and overwhelming. It can easily turn into an emotional roller coaster. But there are a few things to watch for when you house shop that can hel...
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Jul 14, 2014
Before you start hunting (or building) that dream home, you'll want to think about the traits that you're looking for in a neighborhood. You can change, remove and remodel a lot of things in a home, b...
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Jul 10, 2014
How does a lender decide whether to approve a mortgage? Here are the factors that count the most. Income: When it comes to a home loan, it’s gross monthly income (your pay before taxes) that is ...
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Jun 27, 2014
You've budgeted, you've shopped and you've likely spent a lot of time thinking about making that major purchase – a new home. So you decided you’re ready to apply, but now what? You’...
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Jun 20, 2014
Determining how much money to put down is a major step in the home buying process and will likely be the largest up-front cost when it comes to purchasing a home. A smart down payment percentage varie...
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