Author: Roisin Gilroy

Fraud Awareness – May 2022

Phishing, Vishing & Smishing ; what do they mean? Phishing is the attempt by fraudsters to trick you into handing over personal information such as your credit union details, usernames, or passwords via email, by pretending to be from a trustworthy source such as your Credit Union. The information they gain can then be used […]

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Piltown Branch Supervisor Job

We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic person to be the new branch supervisor in our Piltown Branch. This is a part-time role as the branch is open 3 days per week.The key deliverable for this role is; to provide excellent member experience by implementing an efficient front line service to members. An APA Lending […]

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Wow! What a turn out!

Thank you to all the people who came in to our High Street Kilkenny Branch last night and made our first mortgage information evening a superb success. We will be sending out surveys to those who attended to find out what we could have done differently or better, to prepare us better for the next […]

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Mortgage Information Evening

We are hosting a Mortgage Information Evening in our High Street Kilkenny branch, on Monday 25th April between 6pm – 8pm. • Meet a mortgage expert in person • Find out what you need to make a mortgage application • Learn about our new low fixed rate mortgages You can register to attend using the […]

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Community Connect Fund 2022

Community Connect Fund: As well as contributing to the financial health of our members through savings and loans, the Credit Union is also involved in a huge range of community organisations and events. We have a longstanding reputation for being actively involved in the community we serve and are uniquely positioned to support community development […]

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Win tickets for Leinster vs Munster Match in May

To be in with a chance to win 2 tickets to Leinster vs Munster Rugby Match in the AVIVA stadium on May 20th/21st 2022 A person must complete a valid Expression of Interest on the CU GREENER HOMES.IE website for St. Canice’s Credit Union in either March or April 2022. This is a promotional campaign […]

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Keeping your account safe from fraud

There has been a recent increase in fraud.  Fraudsters are calling people pretending to be from well-known service providers telling customers their service needs to be changed or upgraded. The Fraudsters are getting customers to download apps such as TeamViewer onto their phones or devices, through which they can take over the device. The fraudsters […]

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Consumers lack understanding on how credit card interest is calculated

An ILCU survey in Jan 2022, on credit card spending finds consumers still lack understanding of how credit card interest is calculated Over half of Irish consumers own a credit card 65% don’t know what interest rate they pay 62% are convinced that the general public lacks an understanding of how credit card interest works […]

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Do you really understand how your credit card works?

The Irish League of Credit Union’s latest research has revealed that although more than half of the population on the island of Ireland owns a credit card, a whopping six in ten have no idea what interest rate they are paying. Even among those in the survey who said they do know what interest they […]

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How I Budgeted During Maternity Leave.

Following The League’s press release which revealed the majority of credit card holders still lack awareness on how much interest they are paying, and as part of our Money on Your Mind, Financial Health Stories, thye sat down with Deirdre O’Reilly; a mother who had to tighten up her finances during maternity leave. Before Christmas, near the […]

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