Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has opened a new branch inside the Sehome Village Haggen store in Bellingham.
It is the credit union’s first expansion into Whatcom County, although Alaska USA operates 26 branches in Washington state, reaching as far south as Olympia. Overall, the company operates 67 branches in Alaska, California and Washington.
The Bellingham branch, which is located at 201 36th St., offers a full range of credit union services, including a depository, 24-hour ATM and a self-service center. It will be open seven days a week and most holidays, according to the company.
In addition to a full range of financial solutions, the company also offers home loans through Alaska USA Mortgage Company and insurance through Alaska USA Insurance Brokers.
Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Washington state, according to the company.