10 money saving tips this Christmas!

Christmas can be an expensive and worrying time for many. It can be hard to keep track of how much you're spending and what your spending your money on over the festive period, with what seem like never ending lists of presents, food and decorations to buy all for one day! But don't get over whelmed by your expenses this December, we've got 10 money saving tips to help you this Christmas p...

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Planning for Christmas

It's nearly here! The countdown to Christmas is officially here - only 1 month left to buy all the food, decorations, presents and wrap everything! But do not panic! We've devised a short planning checklist featuring some money saving tips for you to be better prepared this Christmas.. and a with a few extra pounds in your pocket! Budget Christmas is an expensive time of the year, there's no dou...

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Christmas savings and loans

Christmas savings and loans Feeling more like Scrooge than Santa this Christmas? Want a frugal yet fabulous festive season? Everyone feels the pinch at Christmas; buying cards, presents, replacement decorations, mountains of food to feed an army!  Perhaps a new outfit for that Xmas party. It's families that feel the most pressure with kids wanting the latest gadget or fad toy. However, it...

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Seasonal Saturday Surgery

Seasonal Saturday Surgery We are holding a seasonal Saturday surgery this weekend and for every Saturday up-to and including December, so that you can get help or advice for your seasonal needs.  Staff will be in store from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm every Saturday from now until mid December.  Apply in store, drop off forms or just drop in for a chat and a mince pie. ...

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Proposed Merger Announcement

Dear Member, The board of Derbyshire Community Bank (“DCB”) was recently approached by Money Spider credit union, which operates in South Derbyshire & East Staffordshire, with a view to a potential merger. Money Spider is a very small credit union with its main base in Swadlincote and it is entirely run by volunteers.  They recognised that small credit unions, like Money Spider...

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Announcing new improved APP

Coming soon - new improved APP The new APP for your credit union is due for release soon, this version includes all the elements you told us that you love about the previous APP, such as being super quick to log-in, check balances and make withdrawals, but now also includes support for Face ID for newer phones, better support for tablet devices and making available balances much clearer in the...

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Volunteers wanted in Derby City

We are currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to act as Volunteer Community Credit Union Champions to help us to introduce Derbyshire Community Bank (DCB) (trading name for Erewash Credit Union) in Derby City. Community Credit Union Champions DCB has been running for about 12 years providing valuable support to its members, but far too often we come across people who have not heard abou...

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