* The interest rate you pay, and the amount you are able to borrow may vary depending on your saving and loan record with the credit union.
* All figures given on this website are for your general information only, and give an estimate guide to loan repayments. Any statements on this website do not purport to be authorative or legally binding.
* All information contained on this web page is correct at time of publishing. The Credit Union accepts no responsibility for errors due to changes in rates or offers which have occurred after this date. You are advised to check with our offices for up-to-date rates and offers.
Christmas Loans 2016
Our Christmas holiday loan promotion is now available, with great discounts on the cost of loans for Christmas expenses. Rates are 12.7% APR for loans of £1,000 or more, 19.7% APR for lower value loans.
This offer applies to both existing and new member loan applicants. Existing members who are registered for online account management can apply online by logging into the members' area. Loan applications packs are also available for new and existing members - please contact us if you'd like us to send you a pack.
New for 2016: loan applicants applying for Christmas loans up to £500 to be repaid via payroll deduction with one of our 35 employer partners can apply using our hassle-free process, requiring only a completed loan application and one recent payslip for a loan decision. Higher value loans and loans repaid by standing order are also available using our standard processes.
Saver Reward Loans from 5% APR
Rewarding our savers is a priority for us: that's why we reserve our best loan rates for those who save with us, and agree to keep their savings held in their account until their loan is repaid.
if you have savings in your account which match the full loan value you are applying for, and agree to keep you savings locked into your account for the term of your loan, you will be entitled to our discounted loan rates our savers:
Our rate is very competitive, and we believe is one of the best rates currently available on the High Street. if you would like to apply for a saver reward loan, you can apply by logging into the members' area of our website.
Home Improvement Loans
For those embarking on a home improvement project, we offer loans of up to £15,000. See below our examples of typical loan repayments for low and high value loans. Contact us for more details or apply online today if you have a home improvement plan we can help turn into a reality.
Low Value Loans up to £2,000
Many of our members are looking for affordable low value loans under £2,000, and we specialise in offering these type of loans, which prevents having to use more expensive options, which can include overdrafts, credit or store cards, home lenders and payday lenders.
Our loans calculator above can be used to show how much you can save by borrowing from us for a low value loan.
Higher Value Loans Over £2,000
For those looking for loans for a larger amount, for example for home improvements, cars or a wedding, we offer competitve loans up to the value of £15,000 in excess of the savings a member holds with us. So, for example, if you have £2,000 of savings, you can apply for a £17,000 loan. The table below gives some illustrative examples:
|Loan Value & APR%||Monthly Repayments||Total Repayable|
|£5,500 (12.7% APR)||£258.91 per month
for 24 months
|£8,000 (12.7% APR)||£265.72 per month
for 36 months
|£10,000 (12.7% APR)||£276.51 per month
for 48 months
Please note that the final monthly repayment will differ to the amount shown above. These are standard rates for illustration purposes only: applicants may be entitled to a loyalty or promotional rate which will reduce the monthly repayments and total amount repayable.
Loans to Consolidate Debt
If you currently have outstanding credit with overdrafts, credit cards or loans etc, please talk to us about whether consolidating your debt with us could save you money and help you clear your outstanding balances.