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A big ‘Credit Union Awareness Week’ thank you!

2017 marked the first ever Greater Manchester Credit Union Awareness Week and the launch of our one stop shop of credit unions in the region- SoundPound.The campaign had a Halloween theme, but a year-long message: urging people looking to borrow… 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


Exciting vacancy at Salford Credit Union- can you help improve how we work?

SALFORD CREDIT UNION EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY- BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT OFFICERSalford Credit Union is helping local people to get better off- we offer fair and affordable loans and membership accounts to encourage everyone to build a savings habit. We’re a co-op so the… Read more


New loan deals launched to offer Salford residents best rates yet

We’re delighted to launch our most competitive loan rates to date and to support you to become more financially stable – and move away from taking out expensive credit cards and pay day loans.Chief executive of Salford Credit Union, Sheila… Read more


Quick and easy ways to make your holiday money go further

Summer is around the corner, and we can’t wait to book our next trip. But what if you could make that holiday budget go even further? Here are a few easy ways to squeeze every inch of sunshine out of… Read more


Gin tasting to makers’ markets: Salford’s top 5 events in May

With two bank holiday weekends and the promise of warmer weather, there’s a lot to love about the month of May.And there’s no need to travel beyond Salford to make the most of it: here’s our round-up of the top… Read more


5 Salford days out for under a fiver this Easter

It’s the Easter holidays! That’s a fortnight of fun right there if you have school-age kids. But sometimes family days out can really add up. So pack a picnic and take a look at these five days out for under… 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


Church of the Ascension, Salford- sadly fire means end of Collection Point

Salford Credit Union were very sad to hear about the fire which started on Sunday night 12th February and caused major damage at the historic and much loved Church of the Ascension in Salford.Unfortunately the fire means the end of… Read more


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