Check out our Convenience Services
With a conveniently located office, a drive thru window, free checking, and our many electronic services, you'll find doing business with us is quick and easy. Consider how the following services can make your life just a little bit easier:
- Direct Deposit and Payroll Deduction
- Visa Debit Cards
- ATM Cards
- Home Banking
- Free Online Bill Pay
- Automatic Transfers
- Night Deposit Drop
Direct Deposit and Payroll Deduction
Convenient, automatice, and safe, Direct Deposit and Payroll Deduction is a smart and easy way to have your paycheck automatically deposited to your account. Direct Deposit gives you faster access to your funds and is safer too. You can save time by not having to make a special trip to the credit union, or wait in line for a Teller on paydays.You may also choose to send only a portion of your paycheck to the credit union, this is called Payroll Deduction. This service can be used to automatically make your loans payments, deposit money to savings or checking, or to put money aside in your childrens' accounts.
Visa Debit Cards
These cards can be used for purchases wherever VISA is accepted. If you need cash, use your card at any ATM or simply request additional cash when making a purchase a the supermarket. This is a great alternative to writing checks, and the amount is automatically deducted from your checking account! It's that convenient!
These cards are typically issued to those that do not have a checking account and can be used to obtain cash from your savings account at any ATM. They are great for those emergencies when you're out of town, and find yourself a little low on cash.
Now you can do all your banking from the comfort and privacy of your own home. It's more than just reviewing your accounts...Home Banking can revolutionize the way you keep track of your money! Check out all the services available to you with Home Banking:
- Check account balances
- Set up electronic transfers
- Transfer money between your accounts
- Track recent account activity
- Issue stop payments
- Receive E-Statements
- Pay your Cowlitz Credit Union Visa payment or loan payment
- Reorder checks
- Set up reminders for special occassions
Want to learn more about home banking? Click here to see some frequently asked questions.
Online Bill Pay
Save time, money and hassle by paying your bills securely online for free! Getting started is easy. If you have a Cowlitz Credit Union checking account and Visa Check Card, simply sign up for Bill Pay the next time you sign on to Home Banking. Wait 24 hours for your account to be activated, then start paying bills. You can even set up recurring payments. Need help? We’re happy to walk you through the process over the phone, or you can visit us for a quick training session! You’ll soon discover just how user-friendly Online Bill Pay is.
Don’t have a checking account and Visa Check Card yet? There’s never been a better time to apply for them. They’re your ticket to online bill paying bliss at Cowlitz Credit Union!
Set up an automatic transfer from your savings or checking to your loan account, and never worry about remembering your loan payment again. Or, for an easy way to save, set up automatic transfers to your Holiday Club account, IRA, etc.
Night Deposit Drop
Even if you have a check that cannot be deposited electronically, it’s still easy to deposit any time of the day or night, thanks to our Night Deposit Drop, located next to our drive-up. All deposits are posted first-thing the following business day.
How would you like to receive your CCU statement – and newsletter – via email? Imagine: one less piece of mail! Rest assured, you will not receive your actual statement in an email. You'll merely receive a link to your statement, that you can view securely online. It couldn't be safer - or easier. Simply log onto Home Banking and select the "E-Statements" option from the Services menu on the left.