5 top tips to build a credit profile that wins

What is our credit profile and why is it important? We live in a digital world and with the onset of the Coronavirus lockdown, our digital footprints are bigger than ever as we access more and more products and services online from home. Our digital identities and the potential for our lives to be monitored,… Continue Reading

We’re here to help – an update on our services

In this update, there’s some useful information on keeping your finances in good shape during these difficult times. We also have an opportunity to join our team as a Finance, Banking and Credit Manager. Plus, please make a note of our updated contact details – the team are working remotely and are still very much on hand to help with… Continue Reading

We’re recruiting: Finance, Banking & Credit Manager

We’re looking for a motivated and multi-skilled Finance, Banking & Credit Manager to join our management team to help shape and drive forward our growth strategy. We’re an ambitious mid-sized credit union on an exciting growth journey under the leadership of a new Chief Executive appointed in January 2020. We primarily service the co-operative retail… Continue Reading

Time to think about your finances?

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has turned every aspect of our lives upside down and it can be more than a little disorientating.   Being shut up indoors, strongly advised to avoid friends and family and with every imaginable outlet for family entertainment closed, many households are wondering how they will make it through the looming months… Continue Reading

Accessing our services during the coronavirus pandemic

We are living through truly extraordinary times with the coronavirus pandemic disrupting all aspects of our lives, none more so than those suffering the effects directly in their families. Like you, The Co-op Credit Union has had to make some significant changes to how we operate in order to be able to continue to support… Continue Reading

Spring clean your finances – and get saving!

Spring is traditionally the time for new beginnings –and it’s a great time to give your finances a fresh start too. Give our spring money-saving tips a go and see how much you could save. And, when you’re done, why not stash the savings in your credit union savings account and start building up a… Continue Reading

When something sounds too good to be true…

Turn on the TV or shop online at many popular retailers and you are likely to be offered buy-now, pay-later deals made possible by the likes of Klarna, Clear Pay and Laybuy. These inviting payment options allow you to get your hands on that must-have item while paying for it some time down the line…. Continue Reading

1% dividend approved – and other highlights from our AGM

We’re once again pleased to announce a member dividend payment at 1%, following approval at our AGM on Friday 14th February. The dividend payment has now been posted to all eligible members accounts. You can check your account balance and dividend payment on our online member access area at: https://secure.co-operativecreditunion.coop/ Not yet registered for online access to your… Continue Reading

Announcing the winners of this years Graham Southall Award

The Graham Southall Award annually recognises co-operative achievement, and efforts, by volunteers or supporters of The Co-op Credit Union.  This year’s award was particularly poignant following Graham’s sudden death back in October. Graham was the founding secretary of The Co-op Credit Union, back in 1998, and became the credit union’s first Lifetime President. History will… Continue Reading

The Co-op Credit Union celebrates another successful year by welcoming new Chief Executive 

2018/19 results see surplus double 1% dividend to be paid to all members Ambitious plan for growth with new Chief Executive, Matt Bland The Co-op Credit Union has celebrated another successful year by welcoming a new Chief Executive with ambitious plans to grow the credit union. Matt Bland’s appointment was announced at The Co-op Credit… Continue Reading