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Imagination Unleashed at National Art Competition Prize-Giving Ceremony

The winners of one of the nation’s largest and longest-running art competitions have been announced at Croke Park.

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ILCU Statement in Response to Central Bank Reports

ILCU Statement in Response to Central Bank Reports; Financial Conditions of Credit Unions Issue 2 and Long Term Lending Guidance for Credit Unions.

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ILCU welcomes publication of Finance Committee Report

ILCU Welcomes the Review of the Credit Union Sector by the Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach.

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ILCU response to publication of Minimum Competency Code 2017

The Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) today notes the publication by the Central Bank of Ireland of the Minimum Competency Code (MCC) 2017.

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Students optimistic about the future but struggling to cope with 3rd level costs

As Leaving Certificate students mull over their CAO offers, they can take heart that the majority of third level students are now highly optimistic about their future job prospects.

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Brian McCrory elected Chairman of the World Council of Credit Unions

Former Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) President Brian McCrory has been elected as the new Chairman of the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU).

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One in four parents forced to deny children back-to-school items

Media Release 25th July 2017: The annual Irish League of Credit Unions’ (ILCU) survey shows clearly that parents continue to struggle with the back to school spend. 

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One quarter of adults in Ireland living in unsuitable homes

1st June 2017: A national survey commissioned by the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU), found that 25% of adults are living in homes that no longer suit their needs, but are prevented from moving due to the current property market.

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Parents urged to teach young people about financial independence during GR8 Savers Week

Credit unions are urging parents to take advantage of a national youth savings initiative to talk to their children and teenagers about the value of money and the importance of saving for the future.

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ILCU credit unions to set up centralised mortgage system following AGM vote

Credit unions attending the Irish League of Credit Unions’ (ILCU) AGM have voted in favour of a motion that will pave the way for credit unions to become significant players in the mortgage market.

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