articles from May 2012


May 29th, 2012

SMCU Online Banking Downtime – 6/1

Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union’s Online Banking, Telephone Banking, and Shared Branching services will be unavailable from 9PM Friday, June 1st through 12AM Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 for scheduled maintenance. The outage timeframe is an estimate and we appreciate your patience during the maintenance period.

May 24th, 2012

Social Media Marketing Internship Opportunity

Application Deadline Friday, June 1, 2012. What are the details of this internship? The Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union Marketing department is looking for an undergraduate intern in their junior or senior year to assist in developing and executing its strategic social media plan. Experience This internship will offer valuable insight into the operation and marketing… (keep reading)


May 23rd, 2012

Your VISA® Statement will be changing

When you open your July VISA® statement. you will notice some changes to how the statement looks. The new format aims to make it easier for you to read and understand your credit card information. Changes include: Preview Statement Changes A larger statement, allowing changes to how statement information is organized A reorganization of card… (keep reading)


May 21st, 2012

SMCU Announces the Anytime Skip-A-Pay Program

Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union is pleased to announce the return of our popular Skip-A-Pay program. This program allows members to take a break from their eligible loan payments and use that money for other purposes. Traditionally, SMCU offers Skip-A-Pay opportunities in the summer and near the winter holidays, giving members the chance to put a… (keep reading)


May 10th, 2012

Help the NALC and Food Lifeline Stamp Out Hunger

Saturday, May 12, 2012, marks the return of the National Association of Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. In 2012 the nation’s largest one-day food drive is celebrating its 20th anniversary. This year they are looking for more help than ever to feed people in communities across the United States, many of whom have… (keep reading)

Grow Your Co-op : Refer a Friend. Get Paid.

May 7th, 2012

“Grow Your Co-op” Member Referral Program

Update: The member referral program is now even easier. The checking account requirement has been removed from the second and third tiers. For example, if you have an SMCU loan, you will receive $40 for each member you refer whether or not you have an SMCU checking account. See the information below for more details.… (keep reading)


May 7th, 2012

Construction In Front of Kirkland Branch

Due to the road improvement construction taking place on Kirkland Ave. in front of the new Kirkland Branch, please park in the Kirkland Library parking lot. Construction is scheduled to end on Friday, May 11th.