A View on Redundancy!

A View on Redundancy!

It has recently been reported that Redundancy has reached a record high, with over 300,000 people being made redundant in recent months alone. Our Operations Manager, Peter Robinson, was made redundant by his last employer three years ago and has kindly offered to share his story, in the hope that it may offer some comfort […]

Christmas Hours 2020

Christmas Hours 2020

Monday 21st December : 10am – 3pm Tuesday 22nd December : 10am – 3pm Wednesday 23rd December : 10am – 3pm Thursday 24th December : 10am -12pm (No Appointments) Friday 25th December – Monday 28th December : CLOSED Tuesday 29th December : 10am – 2pm Wednesday 30th December : 10am – 2pm Thursday 31st December : […]

Christmas on a Budget

Christmas on a Budget

If you are looking to save money this Christmas, here are some of our top tips to save on gifts and spending this season. Let the Christmas holidays be stress-free and have no worrying thoughts about how you are going to afford a great Christmas for you and your family. It can be very overwhelming […]

Security of CroydonPlus Credit Union Members’ Funds

Security of CroydonPlus Credit Union Members’ Funds

“Members may have seen press coverage of Croydon Council’s financial situation. Some members have expressed concern about the security of the money held in their share accounts in these circumstances. We are providing this statement to reassure members. As a Credit Union, Croydon, Merton and Sutton Credit Union (trading as Croydon Plus) is a separate […]

How to Avoid Loan Sharks

How to Avoid Loan Sharks

Knowing how to avoid and recognise when you are coming in contact with a loan shark is crucial if you want to keep you and your financial health safe. You need to be able to know what an illegal lender and the implications is of getting involved with type lender where you would borrow money […]

New COVID-19 Opening Hours

New COVID-19 Opening Hours

Attention Members,   Following the recent Government announcement and the new COVID19 lockdown rules we have had to re-assess our opening hours to protect our members, staff and volunteers whilst maintaining existing services.  With effect from Friday 6Th November the following opening hours will apply until further notice:  Monday to Wednesday 10.00am to 3.00pm (telephone […]

CroydonPlus AGM Draft Minutes

CroydonPlus AGM Draft Minutes

Greetings Members, Following our Annual General Meeting that took place on Tuesday 8th September 2020, please attached our CMSCU 2020 AGM DRAFT minutes! Many Thanks again to all our members who joined and partook in our Meeting, especially in these difficult times. We will keep you updated with our Final Minutes later in the year. […]

How to save during a pandemic!

How to save during a pandemic!

Greetings members, We hope you are all well and healthy. We have provided some financial advice to help you get through there struggling times. Courtesy of CroydonPlus Credit Union   Whilst the coronavirus pandemic has been financially damaging for many across the nation, there has been a sign of hope for others. With lockdowns taking […]

Urgent member notification

Urgent member notification

Dear Members, Croydon Plus are currently experiencing issues with incoming/outgoing telephone calls and are working on resolving this issue. We would ask that members use the online facilities to raise requests where possible – If you are not able to complete your request via an online channel please email cu-info@cmscu.co.uk and a member of the […]