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How to Pivot Your Finances During Inflation

Is the skyrocketing cost of everything from food to fuel making you stress? Don’t panic – pivot! Inflation erodes the value of money over time, which means your purchasing power is reduced. You see the effects of inflation when you buy groceries for your family, gas up your car, or buy a big-box item like a new washer and dryer. … Read On »

Join Us For Our Annual Meeting

As a member and equal owner of the credit union, you’re invited to attend our Annual Meeting on April 16. You’ll learn about Trailhead’s financial position and vote to elect candidates to our volunteer Board of Directors. Please remember that only primary members — meaning your name is the first name on the account — are eligible to vote for … Read On »

Our Website has a New Look is newly updated with a refreshed look and clean, easy-to-navigate content. The site has updated technology, a refreshed design, and improved navigation to ensure that users can easily find what they are looking for. The fresh new look you see on our website will also be expanding to other areas of Trailhead. Digital banking (our mobile app and online … Read On »

4 Strategies for Building an Emergency Fund

Life happens. Pipes burst, cars get rear-ended, or unexpected medical bills appear. An emergency fund can help keep you on track financially, even when life takes an unexpected turn. In practice, saving money—no matter what you’re saving for—can be challenging. A recent NerdWallet survey found that although 9 in 10 Americans have a regular saving habit, 45% of Americans could … Read On »

Important Notice: Beware of phishing calls/texts

Trailhead has been alerted that some members have received phishing texts and phone calls requesting sensitive banking information. We want to emphasize that Trailhead Credit Union will never contact you to ask for your personal or banking information via text message, email, or phone call. Your security is our top priority, and we are committed to ensuring the safety of … Read On »

Watch Your Money Grow

Earn 5.50% APY on a 12-Month Certificate Account* For a limited time, lock in a great rate of 5.50% APY* on a 12-Month Certificate Account or IRA Certificate. If you have Trailhead Rewards points, you can increase your rate by 0.25% or 0.50%. This is the perfect opportunity to put your Oregon kicker check or tax refund to work and … Read On »

Scholarship Opportunity

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Due to delays with FAFSA, we are extending the deadline to May 1, 2024.   Apply now for the Trailhead College Scholarship. The Trailhead Credit Union Scholarship program is now open for applications through May 1, 2024. Each year, we award a $1,000 scholarship to a primary member who is working toward a degree at any accredited 2- … Read On »

Save on TurboTax® and H&R Block® This Tax Season

Exclusive Member Discounts – Just for you! This tax season you can now get the biggest savings on tax prep services and expert tax help. Plus, as a credit union member you can enter for a chance to win $10,000 in the Love My Credit Union® Rewards Tax Time Sweepstakes. TurboTax – Get a bigger discount this tax season with … Read On »

5 Year-End Tax Tips for 2023

As we say goodbye to another year, we say hello to the most critical financial season: tax time. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or shudder at the mere mention of taxes, getting a solid head start on year-end tax preparation can help you minimize your tax bill and maximize a potential return. For most things related to taxes, any changes made … Read On »

Unlock Your Dream Home with a Free Appraisal!*

Dreaming of that perfect home or considering an investment property? Look no further! We’re here to make your dreams a reality. At Trailhead Credit Union, we not only offer competitive rates and fees, but we’re also excited to announce a limited-time offer: free mortgage appraisals with all home purchases! About Our Mortgage Products At Trailhead, we take pride in offering … Read On »