Articles, News and Stories


Check out the latest educational and informative posts covering a range of topics. 

What is a 7/1 ARM?

A 7/1 ARM is an Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM) that has a fixed rate for the first seven years of the loan and then adjusts each year thereafter.

Be aware of recent scams

It's important to be aware of a few of the more common techniques a fraudster will use to contact you so you can be better prepared if a situation presents itself.

Navigating the pros and cons of digital wallets

You’ve probably noticed digital wallets have gained popularity in the last few years. But, what are they, and how could they make your life easier?

Solarity News

Learn about what's happening at your credit union. Solarity News is a round-up of announcements, community partnerships and more.

Solarity surpasses blood drive goal, filling critical need in the Yakima Valley

Solarity Credit Union teamed up with the Red Cross Yakima Blood Donation Center to host a blood drive to collect desperately-needed units of blood.

Selah food drive: generosity of Solarity members and employees aids local food bank

Thank you to our members and employees who supported Solarity's March food drive benefitting the Selah Naches Food Bank!

March food drive for Selah Naches Food Bank

Solarity has teamed up with the Selah Naches Food Bank for the month of March to collect desperately-needed non-perishable food items and toiletries.

Solarity Stories

We love telling our members' stories and highlighting how Solarity is helping make their financial lives better.


When adventure is a need, not just a want

Whenever TJ, Dave and Drake want to take off - they can. The family hitches up their trailer and hits the road. They love going off the grid - an adventure they don't jus...


An RV adventure: Lyn & Steve's retirement

Lyn and Steve decided to live the simple life in retirement - opting for adventure and going wherever the road takes them.


Boat owner: 'Great credit union. Great boat. You guys sure did make it easy'

Cody knew that buying a boat would mean creating incredible lasting memories for his family. Solarity's great rates and exceptional service made it that much easier.

What's your Solarity story?

We love to share stories about how Solarity is helping our members live their best life. If you'd like to be featured in our next Solarity story, get in touch with us!