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First West Annual Report 2013

First West Annual Report 2012

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March 25, 2013

Langley, B.C.—One of Canada’s five largest credit unions has weighed in on the surprise announcement in Thursday’s budget, in which a  tax deduction available  for credit unions would be phased out over the next five years beginning in 2013. First West Credit Union,...

March 20, 2013

Enderby, B.C. — Following this month’s announcement that the members of Enderby & District Credit Union (EDCU) had voted in favour of merging with First West Credit Union, EDCU’s board has announced that it will establish a new $500,000 endowment to be housed within the...

March 6, 2013

Enderby, B.C.—Members of Enderby & District Credit Union (EDCU) who voted at last night’s special general meeting unanimously approved a special resolution that would see their North Okanagan financial co-operative join B.C.-based First West Credit Union.


February 7, 2013

Langley, B.C. — Employees at First West Credit Union, B.C.’s third largest credit union, are marking B.C’s inaugural Family Day by doing just what the province’s newest holiday was intended for – spending time with their families. In a survey of employees conducted...

December 14, 2012

Langley, B.C. — First West Credit Union employees, which includes Envision Financial and Valley First, have reinforced their passionate commitment to making a real difference in their communities by pledging more than $77,000 to local charities and community organizations in 2013.