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Study finds credit unions are most respected provider of financial services

Credit unions have been named the highest regarded organisations providing financial services in Ireland. 

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Minister Donohoe addresses credit unions at ILCU AGM 2019

Read minister for Finance & Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD address to credit union members at the AGM.

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Credit union borrowers the focus of heart-warming new RTE One series

A new eight-part RTE One television series will take viewers for a look into the credit union loan office! The Borrowers, commencing on Tuesday April 16th at 8.30pm, takes a fly-on-the-wall look at the people who borrow from their local credit unions. 

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Brexit and the Border Event - Belfast

A reminder of the upcoming event the ILCU ‘Brexit and The Border’ meeting in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Shaw’s Bridge, Belfast this Thursday 11th April at 7.15.p.m.

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28th All Ireland Credit Union Schools Quiz Winners Announced

Winners of the 28th All Ireland Credit Union Schools Quiz at the RDS, Dublin on Sunday 7thApril have been announced after a hotly contested competition.

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Six in ten credit card users don’t know what interest rate they pay

A new, national survey has found that more than half of the population own a credit card (57%). However, almost six in ten (59%) credit card users said they were not aware of the interest rate they pay on their balance.

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Brexit - A Practical Guide

The ILCU has developed a new Brexit Guide which aims to distil and filter the wide range of data available and translate it into a credit union context.

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New, national survey shows one in four plan to borrow in 2019 

A quarter of consumers in Ireland will borrow money in 2019 to fund a major purchase, according to a new, national study of borrowing and debt trends. The survey was commissioned by the Irish League of Credit Unions, and carried out by independent market research company, iReach Insights. 

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ILCU Statement in Response to the Final Report of the CUAC Report Implementation Group

The Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) today, 7 January 2019, notes the publication of the report of the Credit Union Advisory Committee (CUAC) Report Implementation Group.

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Statement in Response to Central Bank of Ireland’s Financial Conditions of Credit Unions

The Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) today notes the publication of the Central Bank of Ireland’s report; Financial Conditions of Credit Unions: 2013-2018.

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