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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

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 »

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 »

Categories: Advice, Products

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 »

Categories: Advice, Products

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 »

2017 Dividend Announcement

  We are happy to announce our 2017 dividend rates. Member Account – 1.25% Junior Account – 1.25% Notice Plus Account – 1.75%  Our performance is a balance of providing competitive lending rates on our loans and a stable healthy return on savings. We are pleased to say we have been able to achieve this… Read more »

Categories: Office Updates, Products

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 »

Categories: Advice, Products

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 »

Gather your old £1 coins!

We’re here to give you a friendly reminder that the old £1 coins cease to be classed as legal tender, as of Monday 16th October. Instead we’ll be using the shiny new £1 coin! Search for your old coins The first place many of us will look for old pound coins is probably the most… Read more »

Categories: Advice