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Securing Your Identity

Co-Op Shared Branch Network recently shared instances in Michigan of reported fraudsters impersonating members and attempting to change personal information on member accounts to gain access to personal information and online accounts.  Securing your personal information requires vigilance by Dakota West and its members.  45% of fraud victims detect the activity themselves. At Dakota West, more…

Meet Stef Russell

“Trust in your loan officer.”  Stef Russell, Dakota West’s mortgage expert in Watford City offered her simplest advice to those navigating the home-buying process.  “The process can be time consuming, and there’s a lot of paperwork, but trust in your loan officer to help make the process easier.”  Creating trusting relationships with her borrowers ensures more…

We Made Miracles

Thanks to everyone who reached into their hearts (and their wallets) and helped us make miracles for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital in North Dakota: Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo.  Thanks to the generosity of our members, we sent nearly $2,000 to help children looking for a miracle, or just a chance to live a more…

Member Calendar – December 2019

The holiday season begins as we start to make plans for Thanksgiving.  Christmas may still be farther down the road, but plenty of activities are being scheduled from the holiday craft fair in Mohall to visits from Santa in Turtle Lake and Bowman.  There are still plenty of ways to get your name on the more…

Dakota West Offers National Child Safety Council Matching Funds Donation

(WATFORD CITY, ND, 28 October 2019) – In response to a request from Hettinger County Sheriff’s Office, Dakota West Credit Union is offering to match donations from individuals and businesses throughout the county to support child safety and drug prevention education. Sheriff Sarah Warner sent letters to businesses to request donations to the National Child more…