GWCU nominated for 'Best Credit Union' (South) award

Vote for us in this year's Consumer Credit Awards!

Great Western Credit Union has been nominated for the 'Best Credit Union' (South) award for a third consecutive year at the Consumer Credit Awards run by Smart Money People. We have also been nominated for 'Best Loan Provider' (Lending >£2.5k), and 'Best Loan Provider' (Lending <£2.5k). The event, which takes place on the 8th of September 2022, is decided by customer votes and so we need your help.

When you submit your vote, you will be entered into a prize draw where a winner will be selected at random to receive a £1,000 cash prize courtesy of Smart Money People. 

The ‘Best Credit Union’ (South) award was introduced to reward ethical financial institutions that help to improve the financial wellbeing of thousands of people across the South of England. Over 31,000 votes were received in 2021 and the awards have been featured in The Guardian, Spectator Money, Loan Talk, Motor Trader, Credit Connect and CCR Magazine.

How to vote

You have until the 24 July to vote for us.

Voting only takes about two minutes. All you need to do is leave us a review on the Smart Money People website. One lucky voter will also be given the chance to win a £1,000 cash prize from Smart Money People. 

The finalists will be announced on 25th July 2022, so keep an eye out for the results. Voting will then re-open until 15 August, with winners revealed on 8 September 2022 at a ceremony in London.

Why do I need a user account to write a review?

To write a review (vote) you will need to sign up for an account or log in to an existing account with Smart Money People. Every review must be connected to a user account that has a real person linked to it to make sure reviews are genuine and they comply with the guidelines. For more information please read Smart Money People's Privacy Policy.

About the Consumer Credit Awards and Smart Money People

The Consumer Credit Awards are run by Smart Money People. Launched in October 2014, Smart Money People is the UK’s leading review and insight platform focused on financial services, delivering customer insight and research to financial organisations including banks, building societies, FinTechs, insurers and trade associations.


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24 May 2022