Member Offer: Discounted Tickets for Les Miserables

We have teamed up with The Co-operative Group Manchester, Retired Employees Association to offer all members of our Credit Union, their families and friends, discounted tickets to see Les Miserables at The Palace Theatre Manchester on Thursday 14th March 2019 or Thursday 28th March 2019 – 7.30pm performances. The tickets are Band A seats in… Continue Reading

How to avoid a Christmas spending hangover

With just seven weeks until Christmas, now’s the time to start planning your budget to avoid being stung by high-cost credit if you need a helping hand. There’s no doubt, Christmas can be a financially challenging time of year for many of us, and you may be considering some form of credit to tide you over. But whether… Continue Reading

70th International Credit Union Day – Celebrating a Platinum Anniversary

October 18th, 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of International Credit Union Day – and The Co-op Credit Union is joining thousands of credit unions all over the world in celebrating our history and success of the “People-not-Profit” philosophy. Andrew Davey, Operations Manager of The Co-op Credit Union said: “we’re proud to be part of a global… Continue Reading

Autumn Members’ News

Here’s all the latest news from The Co-op Credit Union, as we’re counting down to Christmas, celebrating our 20th Anniversary and supporting Social Enterprise UK’s ‘Social Saturday 2018’. The Countdown to Christmas is ON… With less than 9 weeks to go until Christmas, the countdown has most definitely begun. And, whilst it’s not quite time… Continue Reading

We’re Celebrating our 20th Anniversary Today!

Today marks the 20th anniversary of The Co-op Credit Union, and 20 years on, with the prospect of millions of borrowers being hit by increased interest rates, credit unions have never been more relevant. That was the message from Andrew Davey, Operations Manager of The Co-op Credit Union, as it reaches this significant anniversary. The Co-operative Family… Continue Reading

Bumper Christmas Lottery Announced

There’s a total prize fund of £3,000 up for grabs in this December’s bumper Christmas lottery draw. The top prize will be £1,000 with an additional 8 prizes, ranging from £750 to £100. Think what a great boost to the Christmas funds that would be! All our current lottery members will be included in the… Continue Reading

Co-op Credit Union Director Speaks Out on the Demise of Wonga

  This past week has seen the demise of Wonga as it collapsed under the weight of complaints and compensation payouts relating to its activities before the FCA clamped down on its practices in 2014 with an interest rate cap and other expectations on affordability assessments. Responding to the news, Co-op Credit Union Director and… Continue Reading

Summer Members’ Newsletter

All the latest news from The Co-op Credit union – with details of how to get going with our online banking system, and updates to our privacy policy. Online Member Access Live Our online member access is now live. It’s a great way to put your account information at your fingertips. You can check your… Continue Reading

Steve Murrells, Co-op Group CEO, joins The Co-op Credit Union

 We’re delighted to welcome Steve Murrells, CEO of the Co-op Group as a new member to The Co-op Credit Union. Steve visited the Credit Union’s stand in Co-op’s head office in Angel Square as part of Co-operatives Fortnight, where The Co-op Credit Union team were promoting the benefits of Credit Union membership to employees…. Continue Reading

Celebrating our Co-op Difference for Co-operatives Fortnight

As Co-operatives fortnight launches today, the Co-op Credit Union is proud to be a part of it by celebrating our co-op difference.  Co-operatives Fortnight, which runs from 23 June to 7 July 2018 is a chance to celebrate the difference co-operatives make to people’s lives right around the world.  You can find out more and… Continue Reading