BANKING: Sound, MilePost credit unions merge

Tacoma-based Sound Credit Union announced Wednesday in a news release that the merger of MilePost Credit Union into Sound was completed on Aug. 31.

“This merger allows new opportunities for growth and enhances the range of branch locations and services available to the members,” the release said.

Sound Credit Union now holds $477 million in assets and serves 47,000 members with a total of 12 branches located in Pierce, Thurston and King counties.

Branch locations are downtown Tacoma, Auburn, East Tacoma, Federal Way, Gig Harbor, Key Center, Lakewood, Olympia, Parkland, Pacific Avenue, Puyallup and Westgate.

C.R. Roberts, The News Tribune