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I learned first-hand the stress that unmanageable debt can have on people’s lives – I also learned that most money problems aren’t insurmountable.

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During Debt Awareness Week, Ann Francis of Cambrian Credit Union explains that however overwhelming your money situation may be, help is available to get you back on a sound financial footing. Having worked as a debt advisor for Citizen’s Advice, I learned first-hand the stress that unmanageable debt can have on people’s

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Annual General Meeting February 24th 2021

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Our first virtual AGM covering the dates of 1st October 2019 to 30th September 2020.  To view please click on the link below  

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Boost your financial wellbeing through payroll savings

Covid-19 has affected every one of us in some way or another and aside from the health toll it has caused, the financial impact has been far reaching. The unpredictable nature of the times in which we live has made a savings pot or person-centred finance more important than ever. With Cambrian

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More people in North Wales sign up to Cambrian Savings and Loans

It’s been a tough year for many people across north Wales but as the only ethical, community-based savings and loans provider in the region, Cambrian Credit Union is recording significant membership growth. In 2020, the credit union welcomed more than 1600 new members, extended its digital accessibility and has worked hard to

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Service Changes from 18/01/2021

Due to ongoing restrictions in Tier 4 and their effect we are putting into effect from Monday 18th January 2021 the following changes: Rhyl Branch will be open for CASH SERVICES ONLY Tuesday 10am-2pm & Friday 10am – 2pm Phone lines will be manned: Monday – Friday 10am – 2pm. Credit Control

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It is with great Sadness that Cambrian Credit Union marks the death of one of its Directors Mostyn Toghill

It is with great sadness that Cambrian Credit Union marks the death of one of its directors Mostyn Toghill.   Mostyn , who died on 24 October, was a long serving director of Cambrian Credit Union. Mostyn believed passionately that credit unions in Wales could be as ubiquitous as those in Ireland

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Credit Unions move in where high cost lenders move OUT!

On International Credit Union Day (Thursday 15 October 2020), Credit Unions in Wales are celebrating a year of growth, moving into areas where high cost lenders have shutdown. Over the last year, 15 new credit union branches and collection points have opened across Wales – the latest being Cambrian Credit Union which

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Financial Accounts 2018-19

The Financial Accounts  for the financial year October 2018 to September 2019.

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CREDIT UNIONS OF WALES STATEMENT AS BRIGHTHOUSE GOES INTO ADMINISTRATION

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With the UK’s biggest rent-to-own operator – Brighthouse – in administration, Credit Unions of Wales is calling on people to turn to responsible loan providers. Brighthouse faced a raft of mis-selling compensation claims from its customers and in October 2017, it was fined nearly £15m by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), for

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IMPORTANT UPDATE – PLEASE READ

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As the country is currently in a state of lockdown,  in order to comply with Governments advice to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19  as we understand and to keep our staff and  members safe we will be reducing our face to face services as of the 25th March. Our staff

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Corona Virus Branch Trading Hours Update from 24 March 2020

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In line with Government advice we have taken the decision to limit our face to face services to members. This is part of our precautionary measures to help protect our staff and members from COVID-19 virus. As of Tuesday 24th March 2020 our office opening times will be as follows: RHYL OFFICE                                                

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Saving the UK’s Cash System is a Matter of Fairness.

Cambrian Credit Union was created tackle issues of financial exclusion in our communities.  Twenty years ago these were mainly issues of low income and low credit scores.  Recently have noticed how the loss of bank branches and free to use ATMs and increasing reliance on online services and electronic payment has increased

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August Board meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 20th August 2019.

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June Board Meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 18th June 2019.

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May Board Meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 21st May 2019.

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April Board Meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 23rd April 2019.

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March Board Meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 19th March 2019.

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January Board Meeting 2019

The minutes for the Board Meeting held on 22nd January 2019

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Financial Accounts 2017-18

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The financial accounts for the financial year September 2017 to October 2018 approved at the 19th March 2019 AGM

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New Opening Times

To improve services to members we are changing our opening hours in our Llandudno and Rhyl Offices. We will be open from 9am – 4pm Monday to Friday from March 4th 2019. Staff Training will now take place on the last Thursday of every Month when all of our offices will be

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