Thousands of customers switching to St. Canice’s Credit Union as banks exit market

St. Canice’s Credit Union recently launched a campaign to encourage people to switch and save for their current account services. THOUSANDS of customers across Kilkenny, Laois and Carlow have switched their current accounts to St. Canice’s Credit Union in response to banks exiting the Irish market. St. Canice’s CU’s ongoing campaign to encourage people to […]

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2022 Credit Union Art Competition

We are delighted to announce that entries are now open for the 2022 Credit Union Art Competition. The theme for this year’s Credit Union Art Competition is ‘It’s A Wonderful World’. This year’s theme gives participants the opportunity to present their own interpretation of the magic in the world and what must be done to […]

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Ways to Save Energy in Each Room of your Home

Due to supply and demand issues on the global market since 2020, energy suppliers have been steadily charging more and more for gas and electricity. Many households are now facing energy poverty – and need support to tackle rising household costs across the board. Why are energy prices increasing in Ireland? Energy supply and demand has […]

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How to Save Money on your Shopping Bills

Inflation hit 9.1% in June 2022; the highest it’s been since 1984. Inflation on groceries alone has been predicted to rise by 8% before the end of the year, as retailers can no longer absorb rising supply-chain costs. The cost-hikes started from a high base, too: Ireland was ranked the second most expensive country in […]

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Student Loans: All Your Questions Answered

At the credit union, we know college should be about learning, growing, and inching toward that dream career – not worrying about the burden of education costs. That’s why a credit union student loan is one of the cheapest student loans in the country. It’s why most credit unions also offer support in the form of bursaries […]

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Opening a credit union current account

With the increase in new account openings in recent weeks as customers of both Ulster Bank and KBC Bank Ireland look for new accounts of their departure from the Irish market, now is the time to check out your local credit union. Current accounts are available in more than 60 credit unions in over 220 […]

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6 Things you (Probably) Didn’t Know about our Current Account Overdraft

We all have those months. The boiler finally gives in, just ahead of those three weddings, and your current account could use a bit of a top-up. An overdraft can be a convenient way to help you over expensive bumps in the road. If you have a credit union current account and are thinking of […]

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Head of Lending

Head of Lending St Canice’s Credit Union has an exciting opportunity to be part of an ambitious, forward looking and strategic thinking management team. St. Canice’s Credit Union is a not-for-profit organisation and the largest community Credit Union in the country.  With 70,000 members, a loan book of close to €100 million and a diverse […]

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Mortgage Officer

The success of the introduction of fixed rate mortgages means that we are expanding our mortgage team and are now looking to hire an experience mortgage officer for our Kilkenny City branch. Job Title:             Mortgage Officer Reporting to:    Lending Team Lead Grade:                 Senior Officer St. Canice’s Credit Union, the largest community credit union with […]

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