In our next occasional video, the Association of British Credit Unions Ltd (ABCUL), our trade organisation, have produced a video explaining how Credit Unions have helped people in all walks of life. Click here to view.
Read this article about proposed changes to Credit Union legislation which could help the sector to lend more.
In the next in our series of occasional videos, see this Youtube video from the Guardian showing how Credit Unions provide loans and savings, this time featuring credit unions from Wales. Click here to view.
Bristol Credit Union are merging with Wyvern Savings and Loans Credit Union. Read how vulnerable residents are assured their money is safe in this article.
Today (Thursday October 15) is International Credit Union day. This year’s theme, ‘Inspiring hope for a global community’, was chosen by the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) in collaboration with US sector body Credit Union National Association (CUNA). “This year’s theme for ICU Day is Inspiring hope for a global community,” said Michelle Kamke, […]
The Guardian recently posted an article which reports on recommendations from the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) to the government on reforming the rules affecting credit unions to enable them to serve the community more effectively. Click here to view the full article.
Are you wanting to find out about Credit Unions, the local community-run way of saving and borrowing? Try an unbiased view from a financial export, for instance, Experian.
Which? have recently published what we think is a frank and honest report on the rise of the Credit Union movement. Click here to read the full blog.
To match the recent tropical weather, Plymouth was recently plagued by a wild loan shark which terrified passers-by! The shark made its way from Moments Cafe, around down to the market, and then back up to the fountain, before being coralled and brought down to the Frankfurt Gate branch of City of Plymouth Credit Union, […]