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New Chair of Board at Salford Credit Union

After over 9 years as Director and 4 years as Chair of the Board, Jim King stood down in July 2021 and was thanked for all his service to Salford Credit Union and the wider co-operative movement.A new Director, David… Read more


Christmas Opening Times

Wishing all our Members and supporters Season’s Greetings and hoping for a Happy and Healthy 2022


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


Take on the #HowsYourBalance challenge to win a £25 shopping voucher

This Credit Union Awareness Month (October 1 to October 31) Salford Credit Union has joined forces with organisations across Greater Manchester for the ‘How’s your balance?’ campaign.The campaign wants people to take part in a balancing act challenge to start… 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


Change of Chair at Salford Credit Union

After 9 years as a Director and over 4 years as Chair of the Board, Jim King has now stood down and is enjoying a well earned rest. The Board, staff and volunteers send him best wishes and sincere thanks… 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