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How to cut back!

Have you woken up in 2020 with a financial hangover? Many of us will have. From over indulging in present buying at Christmas, to enjoying one two many boozy nights to celebrate the New Year, this time of the year can leave you feeling worried or anxious about your finances. And if you're not in the right financial situation to be taking out a loan, we've got some great tips to help you cut back ...

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Vacancy – Office Manager

Derbyshire Community Bank is pleased to announce we are seeking an outstanding individual to join our team as an Office Manager. With operational responsibility, you will play a key role in shaping and driving forward our operations. You will have experience of leading within a busy office environment, and you will use your leadership skills to develop your team and deliver an exemplary servi...

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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 perio...

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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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Family loan

Helping Families with our Family Loan We know life can be a bit of a struggle sometimes, so we've introduced our new family loan product, for anyone in receipt of child benefit. Borrow up to £500 – online applications only (new & existing members) To be eligible for our Family loan you must be: Be in receipt of Child Benefit and agree to have it paid into your Derbyshire Community...

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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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Merger Update

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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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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