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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.

News

Have a cracking Easter!

    Believe it or not, Easter is nearly here. Whether you’re planning to spend some quality time with your family and friends, go on Easter egg hunts with the kids, or even spring clean your home whilst indulging on delicious chocolate eggs, we hope you have a egg-cellent Easter (we knew you’d appreciate that… Read more »

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Is a wedding on the cards?

  After Valentine’s Day, there may be many newly engaged couples out there. If you popped the question yesterday, congratulations (we’re assuming they said “yes” too)! Every year, members come to the Credit Union for loans for a variety of reasons. With the average UK wedding in 2017 costing a whopping £27,161 (according to The… Read more »

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Short haired superstars!

  The team at No1 CopperPot have been eagerly awaiting the day that Shirley and Linda finally have the chop. It was before Christmas when the office got together to do small things to raise money here and there, all in aid of Ben Rawson. Ben was diagnosed with cancer last year. For anyone who… Read more »

Losing their hair to raise money…

Following on from recent fundraising activities, you may be aware that the staff at No1 CopperPot Credit Union have been trying to help their IT Student, Ben Rawson, to raise money. You can read about previous fundraising attempts by clicking here. This time, two brave/crazy women are losing their hair to raise money! Linda and… Read more »

CopperPot raise a lot!

Earlier this year the Credit Union heard the terrible news that our IT Student, Ben Rawson, had been diagnosed with cancer. Ben was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma in his knee, meaning that as part of treatment he would need an amputation above his knee, as well as chemotherapy.   Aged 21 and two years into… Read more »

Trick or Treat…

  Halloween can be a scary time of year with ghosts, witches and vampires lurking nearby. Whilst kids enjoy ‘trick-or-treating’ we want to make sure you don’t get tricked by the term ‘Representative APR’. We have put together this simple guide to avoid being spooked when you need a loan.   So firstly…what is ‘APR’? The Annual Percentage Rate… Read more »

Categories: Advice, Events

Running for fun

Over lunchtime on Friday 6th October, the Cheadle Royal Business Park held a 5k run within its premises. The track consisted of four laps of the lovely business park, round the lake and past many different office buildings. Four of No1 CopperPot’s staff, including the CEO Caroline Domanski, joined in to help paint the business… Read more »

Happy new (financial) year… to us!

Our financial years run from the 1st October until 30th September, therefore the start of October is the start of our new financial year for 2017/18. Happy new year to us! Every year we remind ourselves of the Credit Union’s mission to become the best credit union in the UK, providing financial services that are… Read more »

Categories: Events, Office Updates

Will you be attending our AGM?

Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held later this year at 1pm on Tuesday 19th December 2017. The AGM will take place at our office at Slater House, Oakfield Road, Cheadle Royal Business Park (SK8 3GX). If you’re a member of No1 CopperPot Credit Union then you are personally invited to join us on… Read more »

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GMP’s Citizens in Policing Awards 2017

We were proud to support GMP’s Citizens in Policing Awards again this year, held at the Hilton Hotel at Manchester Airport on Sunday 4th June. At this event people gathered to celebrate the amazing work that citizens do for policing, and gave thanks for the thousands of hours that the volunteers give each year to… Read more »

Categories: Events, Office Updates