credit union

My Community Bank Wales collapse triggers £500,000 payout

Friday, 31 August 2018 | News

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has stepped in to repay members of My Community Bank Wales after the credit union fell into administration.

Credit unions versus payday lenders

Thursday, 30 January 2014 | Article

Who'd best on credit unions emerging as one of the hot prospects in the world of personal finance this year? I would.

The best and worst ways to borrow money

Monday, 09 September 2013 | Article

The range of loan options available to borrowers has never been more varied.

Scam of the week: beware the credit union lottery scam

Friday, 11 January 2013 | News

Credit union members are being warned not to respond to scam emails informing them they have won prizes in a national credit union lottery.

Banks to display deposit compensation information

Monday, 28 May 2012 | News

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has ruled that all banks, building societies and credit unions must declare the deposit compensation scheme that a customer's savings are covered by.

Can you save more by using credit unions?

Monday, 11 November 2013 | Article

Savers and borrowers in the UK are getting a raw deal from high street banks.