SAVINGS AS SHARES
Get saving with Blanchardstown & District Credit Union, we make saving easy.
Once you start saving regularly your funds build up quickly. Each share saved is eligible for a dividend at the end of the year. The more savings you have the bigger the dividend you receive.
Our members can rest easy in the assurance that their savings are safe. All your savings are covered under the Government Deposit Guarantee Scheme up to a maximum of €100,000.
We offer a free life cover on saving up to €13,000 (subject to Terms and Condition). The amount paid will depend on the member’s age and savings history with us as it rewards consistent and regular saving.
Savings as shares in a Credit Union are a better way to save. You are an active member of a highly successful financial co-operative. You have a share in the ownership of the Credit Union and your shares support giving loans to you and you fellow members.
Every €1 saved is equivalent to 1 share in Blanchardstown & District Credit Union. A minimum of €10 is needed to keep your Credit Union account active. Each share is eligible for a dividend at the end of the year. The savings in Blanchardstown & District CU are used to make loans to other members. The interest received from loans and investments is used to pay operational expenses and to build up reserves. The remaining income may be returned to the member as a dividend.
To become a member, you need: (1) Valid Photo ID (Passport, Driving Licence or An EU Identity Card) (2) Proof of Address if LIVING in the area (Utility Bill, Bank Statement, Correspondence from Revenue) – dated within last 3 months, or if WORKING in Dublin 15 proof from your employer on headed paper (3) Proof of PPS Number (Payslip or Correspondence from Revenue)
Bring all your documets and we can start processing your membership application straight away.
Lodge €10 to activate your account and gain access to all our financial products and services.
Absolutely best and friendliest staff members ever. I have had such a pleasure dealing with this credit union throughout my saving and loan process.