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We like to keep our members updated on everything going on at No1 CopperPot Credit Union, here you can find a round up of our news.

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How to avoid buying unnecessary Christmas presents…

Christmas is a time to spend precious moments with family members and celebrate with delicious food. So, why do we get so caught up trying to afford presents for people, who we very rarely see? Christmas has started to revolve around gift buying for everyone we know; the cousin you see once a year, your… Read more »

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How are you funding your Christmas?

  With less than six weeks to go until the big day, we want to share some important tips. This time of year, can be stressful, especially when it comes to your finances – so here are some of our top tips… Set yourself a budget for your Christmas shopping and stick to it! Once… Read more »

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Is your home winter-proof?

  As winter approaches, now is the perfect time to consider winter-proofing your home. In preparation for cold and rainy days, you may be thinking of making sure your home is warm and safe for you and your family. Have you ever experienced the pain of your boiler packing in? (Yes, it’s normally on the coldest… Read more »

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The importance of having rainy day savings

The term “rainy day savings” is used a lot, but what does it actually mean and why is it so important? Rainy day savings are also known as emergency savings, as it’s a pot of money that is there to be used when an unexpected cost or emergency arises. Everyone should prepare for these situations,… Read more »

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Applying for a loan is a piece of cake!

If you’ve never had a loan before the application process may seem complex, but don’t worry, we strive to make it as clear and simple as possible. Here is an insight into our loans process… it’s a piece of cake! Before you start you’ll need to know which product you’re applying for, how much you want… Read more »

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Be the top goalscorer!

With the excitement building, the ultimate football tournament has finally arrived. That’s right, the 2018 FIFA World Cup has kicked off! A month filled with incredible football action from the best footballers across the globe. As ever, our members are our number one priority – so let’s help you tackle your finances!   SCORE your goals No matter what you… Read more »

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Expecting Valentine’s Day to be extra special this year?

  As a Credit Union, we’re here to help our members with all things financial. That even includes helping to finance all the little events that occur throughout your lifetime. As February is deemed the month of love with Valentine’s Day popping up half way through, now is a popular time for people to start… Read more »

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Too much month left at the end of your money?

  If Christmas debts are the cause of your January struggle, it’s time to do some calculations and look at your options. Whether it’s debt through a credit card, car finance, loans, store credit or even payday lenders, it may eventually become a struggle to juggle. It’s important to be very careful with credit cards. Although they can… Read more »

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It’s 2018, step up your game

  It’s time for a change Everyone always seems to have the same aim each year – “new year, new me”. But if you don’t change anything, how is it a “new you”? Maybe 2018 is time for change. Perhaps you may want to travel to somewhere different on holiday, try a new look or maybe… Read more »

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How full is your Christmas pot?

If you have, well done – keep it going! If you haven’t, now is the perfect opportunity to plan in advance for 2018 (and make sure it doesn’t happen again). When you save with us, you can access your money whenever you need to. Your money isn’t locked away and there’s no limit to how… Read more »

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