ILCU survey shows marked increase in numbers struggling with Back to School costs

78% of parents finding Back to School spend a financial burden, a substantial 11% increase on last year One third forced to deny their children certain school items because they cannot afford them Parents now spending €1,399 per secondary school children – up €20 on last year At primary school level, parents have reduced spending […]

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LAUNCH OF THE GREAT RATE LOAN

In December 2018, St. Canice’s Credit Union dropped their standard loan rate for larger loans from 8.2% to 6.2% for a limited time & then extended the offer due to Member demand; as many people were waiting for building quotes, planning permissions and builder availability etc. The Loan Rate Sale offer was extended for a […]

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FINANCE LOAN FRAUD – ADVANCE FEE FRAUD

An Garda Siochana at the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau wish to alert the Public to an ongoing Advance Fee Fraud related to on-line websites offering un-secured Loans A number of websites offering un-secured loans are targeting vulnerable persons and persons who have had difficulty obtaining loans (for example: because of a poor credit rating) […]

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European Bank Holiday Electronic Payments

Wednesday 1st May is the European Mayday Bank Holiday. As this is a European bank holiday (although a normal banking day in Ireland), electronic payment files will not be processed on that day. Therefore, there will be no incoming files sent to credit unions on 1st May and any outgoing files forwarded by credit unions […]

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Loan Rate Sale Extended

The 6.2% SMART RATE SALE Loan has been extended by popular demand until 30th April 2019, for any new loans between €25,000 and €50,000 The main purposes that people are borrowing for are:> Home Improvements > Switch an existing bank loan to us > New Car This major loan interest rate sale is for large […]

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IMPORTANT MEMBER NOTICE / MERGER WITH BAGENALSTOWN CREDIT UNION

To facilitate the merger with Bagenalstown Credit Union, all branches of St. Canice’s Credit Union will CLOSE for ONE DAY on Monday 4th MARCH 2019. Member online services will also be affected and will not be available from 2nd to 5th March 2019. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this may cause to our members.

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Career Opportunities

Exciting job opportunities have arisen at St. Canice’s Credit Union. We’re now inviting applications for the following positions: Lending Officer & Teller/Office Assistant. Job Description – Lending Officer Job Description – Teller/Office Assistant

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INVITATION

Options After Leaving Cert You are invited to our FREE PRACTICAL INFORMATION EVENING for Parents and Students of TY, 5th & 6th Year to hear key note speakers give advice on how to navigate the path to a successful career, explore the possibilities and cost of third level education and then round up the night […]

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Merger News

Members of St. Canice’s Credit Union and Bagenalstown Credit Union have agreed a merger of the two Credit Unions to create a stronger and more efficient Credit Union to serve the combined membership across the wider catchment area. The new entity will have combined assets of over €400 million and 60,000 members. It will have […]

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Durrow Branch Getting A Revamp!

Our branch in Durrow is being upgraded.  This means it will be closed for one week to allow for the works to take place, re-opening with its new look on Tuesday morning, 29th January.  In the meantime, members can transact in any of our branches, however the nearest ones to Durrow are in Rathdowney, Ballyragget and […]

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