Archived news from 2020
First Steps Bath joins Bristol Credit Union’s Employer Partnership Scheme
Bath-based nursery signs up to affordable employee loans from Bristol Credit Union
Gifts by local makers and businesses for under £20
Our picks for businesses to support in Bristol whilst doing your last-minute Christmas shopping
Nine months of big impact
Covid-19 has given us the chance to re-evaluate how our society works for us
Ideas for your last-minute Christmas budget
Top tips from the author of Real Life Money - Clare Seal (@myfrugalyear)
Bristol Credit Union sees increase in members’ saving balances
Total savings balances grew 7% from March to September
BCU celebrates lockdown heroes this Christmas
Christmas campaign celebrates Bristol heroes who went the extra mile this year
Small gift ideas to show your gratitude this Christmas
Ways to show you care without damaging your finances
Bristol Credit Union and Wyvern Savings & Loans to merge
Bristol Credit Union announces expansion into Dorset.
Live - BCU's new Website launched, Member Portal very soon
Important information about BCU's new digital platform
We’re officially in a COVID-19 recession
UK in recession for the first time in 11 years. What does this mean for you?
Bristol Credit Union wins Financial award
Family Finance Plan recognised at Bristol Life Awards
Bristol Credit Union welcomes Better Food
Better Food joins the growing list of Bristol Credit Union's Employer Partners
An interview with Denis Lindsay
Part of a series of interviews with Bristol Credit Union's Board Members
Is it time to prioritise housing security?
Housing security needs to be high on the agenda as we build back better post-Covid
How credit unions are rising to the alternative finance challenge
Credit unions will play a vital role to help people manage crisis debt now and access the advantages…
Bristol Credit Union welcomes four new board members
They bring a wide range of additional expertise.
BCU launches first ever Social Impact report
The 2018-2019 report details how the Credit Union has provided social value to the region.
UK Government provides a cautious budget - what else is needed?
Our CEO, James Berry provides his thoughts on the latest financial statement.
We're finalists in the Consumer Credit Awards 2020
We're up for two awards:'Best Credit Union' (South) and 'Treating Customers Fairly Champion'.
Bristol and West Athletic Club receives funding from Bristol Credit Union
The sponsorship will be used for bursaries for young athletes to get to race meets.
Uncertainty can be a gateway to resilience in trying times
What businesses can learn from the financial models of co-ops and credit unions.
Change of platform for the Bristol Pound scheme
Following Bristol Pound CIC’s announcement about their partnership with Payji Limited to develop the…
Financial impact of Covid
How we're supporting our members through the Covid-19 pandemic.
NHS workers can get an interest free loan
New service to help those helping save lives.
BCU welcomes Chancellor’s first budget supporting prevention of financial hardship.
Bank Workers Charity invests in Bristol Credit Union
Helping us do more for our members.
5 meaningful ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day
Easy, thoughtful ways to say you care.
Members forum cancelled
Unfortunately, we've had to cancel the Members' Forum meeting on Tuesday 28 January. We apologise fo…
Making Bristol a Living Wage city
Employers' recognition helps city achieve new status.