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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 an eggs-tra special Easter!

  We would like to update you on our Easter opening times this weekend. Our office will be closed Friday 19th – Monday 22nd and we will be open as usual on Tuesday 23rd at 8am. Our website will be fully accessible over the weekend, if you require anything online. Whilst the children and grandchildren… Read more »

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Happy Retirement Brian Voss!

  After 30 years of service to the Police Force one of our lovely members, Brian Voss, has decided his time has come to retire. Brian has been a member with us since 1996, back when we were called CopperPot Credit Union and we are privileged to have been with him through his career! Upon retirement,… Read more »

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The history of the Credit Union…

Have you ever wondered how No1 CopperPot Credit Union was formed and where we came from? We are looking into our past and showing you how we became No1 CopperPot Credit Union… 1986 – Six GMP officers came together and created GMP Credit Union with the aim of helping each other financially. 1990’s – GMP… Read more »

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Helping the Police Family financially…

  The most common reasons for taking out personal loans, according to Business Matters Magazine, are emergency expenses such as car repairs, debt consolidation, big life events such as weddings and lifestyle choices including home improvements. Read more here: https://www.bmmagazine.co.uk/business/the-most-common-reasons-for-taking-out-personal-loans/ No1 CopperPot Credit Union offers clear loans for all the above purposes and more. Whether… Read more »

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Did you know we offer mortgages?

  Here at No1 CopperPot, we’re fortunate enough to be able to offer our own in-house mortgages. We currently offer three mortgage products: a Two Year Fixed Rate, a Three Year Fixed Rate and a Standard Variable Rate. From the very start, one of our four Mortgage Advisers will guide you through the mortgage process and… Read more »

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How we could help with your financial well-being…

  Well-being consists of physical, mental, emotional and social factors. “42% of people in the UK have experienced stress or anxiety due to financial difficulties” (Money Net). It has been found that financial difficulties can have a negative effect on well-being. Here at No1 CopperPot Credit Union, we encourage our members to save regularly in… Read more »

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New year, new goals?

  Make 2019 a memorable year by achieving your goals! Not only do we help you to save each month, we can help with your borrowing needs too. Whether it’s buying the new car you’ve always wanted, booking a family holiday, or even doing some home improvements, we could help you finance them! Applying for… Read more »

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Celebrating another year of success!

  It’s a big day for our members, yes you guessed right… it’s the day of our Annual General Meeting. All members are welcome to attend our AGM’s, but for those who couldn’t make it, here is a roundup of the meeting. We grew by 1,701 members, making our total membership stand at 33,054 at… Read more »

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And the birthday card competition winner is…

The birthday card competition takes place every year, where we ask our junior members to design the front cover of a birthday card to be sent to our members on their special day. We were overwhelmed with the amount of entries we received this year and loved every single one of them. They were all… Read more »

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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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