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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


Salford Credit Union AGM 11th March 2021- online success!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our first ever online AGM on 11th March.We are pleased to let all members know that we held our 32nd AGM successfully, completed al the business required by our rules and carried… Read more


Please join us for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Salford Credit Union

All members are very welcome to join us at our AGM – we would love to hear your views and to update you on our latest news!The past year has been financially challenging for many of us, but we are… Read more


SCU is now a Living Wage Employer!

We are proud to announce that we have been officially accredited by the Living Wage Foundation, a campaign championing for the only UK wage rate that is based on real living costs.We join more than 7,000 other UK businesses voluntarily… Read more