Credit Unions are found to be one of the most trusted brands in Ireland. This is not surprising as credit unions are different from other financial institutions, not only because they are not-for-profit, but because decisions are made at a local level and tailored to the individual needs of their members.
Wicklow and District Credit Union is a community based Credit Union which has been making a difference in the lives of the members in it’s common bond areas of Wicklow, Rathnew, Ashford, Glenealy, Redcross, Barndarrig, Kilbride and Brittas Bay for over 55 years.
Wicklow & District Credit Union Ltd are still one of Ireland's most trusted brands, here's why.
Geplaatst door wicklownews.net op Donderdag 25 juli 2019
Ensuring a positive environment for members is Manager, Pat Hore and his team; who together have in excess of 150 years’ experience providing help and assistance to the membership through all life’s stages: education, first, new and upgrade cars, weddings, holidays and family events such as anniversaries, those milestone birthdays and Christmas.
Today more than ever people are looking for options when it comes to their financial needs. Wicklow and District Credit Union is continuing to evolve to meet these needs.
We spoke with Tom Hanlon, Chairperson, to better understand how Wicklow and District Credit Union is moving forward in the modern world.
“We are fully committed to the communities of our common bond, and the needs of the membership.” Says Mr. Hanlon.
“Our volunteers give up many hours every week and our staff believe in the movement they work for. Our model is growth through excellent products and superior member services. While we continue to offer traditional Savings and Loans products in our offices, we are now in a position to provide more modernised online access to member accounts, a facility which we continue to build on and enhance.
“Our investment in technology lets us to keep up with and compete with other credit union’s and mainline banking allowing us to provide the latest financial tools to our members keeping them on the cutting edge with 27/7 access.
“People today are also looking for greener options, thanks to CUonline, we are now able to provide our members with an even greater choice of online account options. View account balances, statements and transactions, transfer funds between Credit Union balances and to external bank accounts, apply for loans online and tailor payments using the repayment calculator.
“The benefit of this advancement is far greater than just the paper saved; your credit union fits around your schedule and keeps the same hours as you do; check your balance, apply for a loan, pay into your account in seconds from your own home, on a train, in a coffee shop, from anywhere in the world with internet access.
Want to learn more about how Wicklow and District Credit Union can help you ‘make it happen’? Please visit their website at Wicklowcu.ie or call 0404 69380.