Blog

  • Snohomish County Business Optimism Survey - Spring 2017

    Published: May 17, 2017

    Through a continued collaboration between The Center for Economic and Business Research at Western Washington University and Coastal Community Bank, the Business Optimism Survey Report is published on a quarterly basis. The first report of 2017 shows the most optimistic rating of any survey period collected to date.

  • Snohomish County Business Optimism Survey Q4 2016

    Published: February 28, 2017

    The Business Optimism Survey Report is a collaboration between The Center for Economic and Business Research and Coastal Community Bank. The latest study reports continued levels of optimism among businesses in Snohomish County.

  • Snohomish County Economic Report -- December 2016

    Published: February 13, 2017

    Overall, the economic environment in Snohomish County continues to be one of the strongest in the Country and is expected to continue to flourish through the next 12 to 24 months.

  • Washington Manufacturing Alert -- Outlook 2017

    Published: January 05, 2017

    Eric Sprink, CEO and president of Coastal Community Bank speaks with Bill Virgin, editor and publisher of the Washington Manufacturing Alert about the 2017 outlook for local manufacturers.

  • Reducing Your Debt Burdens

    Published: December 15, 2016

    Taking control of your borrowing can help relieve financial anxiety. Learn some ways to pay down, consolidate and control your debt.