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Hi,I’m a member already *****But I’m Due to give birth in 2023 and want to save my Baby Sons Child benefits.I don’t think i would have coped without your help this past year and i want to have this security… Read more

Change of Chair at Salford Credit Union

The Board of Directors have elected Jack Youd, Director since 2014, and City Councillor, to become our new Chair of the Board. We wish Jack every success in his new role.I am sorry to report that Karen Burns our Vice… Read more

NEW Credit Union Staff Member

We have recently advertised for a new Member Services Officer to join our team to work closely with our existing and new members.We are delighted that we have been able to appoint someone who has already worked for a local… Read more

Everything SCU members need to know from this year’s AGM

On the 3rd of March we held our AGM, where you could find out key updates and see your SCU leaders face to face or online- thanks to our first ever hybrid AGM! It was lovely to see members join… Read more

2021: our milestones and highlights

2021 has been another difficult year for business, not helped by further lockdowns at the beginning of the year, and other covid restrictions thereafter, which is why we are proud that there have still been many significant successes for Salford… Read more

Salford Credit Union building back better by supporting local entrepreneurs

A new post-Covid landscape is being shaped in Salford as local residents saving with the Salford Credit Union will be backing diverse entrepreneurs with ethical and affordable lending to help them build and launch sustainable businesses, create jobs and add… Read more

Salford mum says “Joining Salford Credit Union is the best decision I have made” 

Five years ago, Becky Shaw, at the time a stay-at-home mum from Blackley, was worried about how she would pay for Christmas, and in particular the presents for her two children, which is when she turned to Salford Credit Union… Read more

Welcome to our new board members

Salford Credit Union is pleased to announce that three new directors have joined our board.Not long ago, we asked our members if they wanted to help improve the credit union by offering their ideas, skills, and time. The areas we… Read more

Managing stress: Dealing with debt

Learning to manage your money is a skill; however, with the temptation to overspend an ever present danger – especially in today’s world – it can be quickly unlearnt. And once debt becomes a part of your life it can… Read more

Entertaining the kids at Easter, without blowing the budget

Another Easter with lockdown restrictions, staying home and staying safe. Thankfully though, this time we are little more clued up at finding ways to entertain our families.There are still plenty of Easter traditions to enjoy at home, as well as… Read more