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Salford Credit Union launches new loan to support families receiving Child Benefit

SalfordCredit Union launches new loan to support families receiving Child BenefitSalford Credit Union has launched a new loan for Salford families in receipt of Child Benefit.The loan, which launched November 23, enables families to apply for up to £500 without… Read more


New data from Greater Manchester social enterprises show how they are building back better communities and strong local economies post-pandemic

Who Knew? We did! This year’s Social Enterprise Day(Nov 19) theme is #WhoKnew – giving entrepreneurs and organisations the opportunity to shout about the impact of their work.We are delighted to have supported the GM Social Enterprise Survey 2020 with… Read more


Salford Credit Union unites with Greater Manchester Community Credit Unions to unveil £15m support in Covid recovery plan

Salford Credit Union has joined forces with seven other credit unions across Greater Manchester to launch a Covid-19 recovery plan that will offer hope and a total of £15m in financial support to millions of people across Greater Manchester.Salford Credit… Read more


Salfordians warned against turning to loan sharks to fund back-to-school costs

Salford Credit Union chief executive, Sheila Murtagh, is warning the people of Salford to stay clear of turning to illegal lenders such as loan sharks to cover the costs of children returning to school next month.Sheila said: “Loan sharks can… Read more


Salford Credit Union- COVID 19 UPDATE

IMPORTANT INFORMATIONAs you are aware, the situation with Covid 19, often called the Coronavirus is unprecedented and is requiring organisations, including Salford Credit Union, to make some challenging decisions.In order to protect yourself, we advise everyone to check the government… Read more


Invitation to YOUR Credit Union AGM- 10th February 2020

Please join us for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Salford Credit Union.It will be from 4 to 5.30pm on Monday 10th February 2020 at our offices at Brotherton House, 1 Loganberry Avenue, Salford M6 5UX.ALL MEMBERS AND SUPPORTERS are… Read more


Salford Credit Union is urging residents to avoid doorstep lenders and loan sharks this Christmas

Salford Credit Union is urging residents in the city to avoid doorstep lenders and loan sharks ready to prey on them this Christmas.We want to help stop people from falling victim to unregulated and illegal lenders, who often take benefit… Read more


Don’t get tricked, get treated: win £100 restaurant voucher this Credit Union Awareness Week

This Credit Union Awareness Week, we’re joining forces with credit unions across Greater Manchester to form SoundPound– a network of local and ethical loans and savings providers.Together, we want to make sure you do not get tricked by shiny offers… Read more


How a spring-clean can leave you with more pounds in your pocket

It’s officially Spring! Though we may welcome the longer days and the promise of warmer weather with open arms, we may be less enthusiastic about the seasonal tradition to ‘spring clean’.But, in fact, blowing the cobwebs out of your finances… Read more


Salford Credit Union backs International Women’s Day by encouraging women to become financially independent

Salford Credit Union is backing International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8 by encouraging women to become financially independent.Sadly, we are aware some of our residents are victims of domestic abuse and too many feel they cannot afford to leave… Read more