Half Term on a Budget

Psst, the May half term is almost upon us, but don’t fear you still have 4 days to get the most of the precious time you get with your children, whilst sticking to a budget. With thoughts now turning to how you could make this next week memorable, Derbyshire Community Bank has put together a list of events and activities to keep them busy, until you can finally cart them back to school on the...

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DCB launches brand new mobile app

A brand new DCB mobile app is available for download on Apple and Android devices. The new DCB mobile app, which is compatible with latest operating systems and devices, makes it easier for members to keep up to date with their finances and provides access to live balances on all your accounts. The app supports withdrawal of savings; loan applications; statement requests; secure messaging; and...

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How to cut back!

Have you woken up in 2018 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 ba...

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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 p...

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Planning for Christmas

It's nearly here! The countdown to Christmas is officially here - only 3 months 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...

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What our members have to say: Survey results

We have gathered our member survey results and we couldn't be happier! We recently conducted a member survey asking for feedback on various aspects of our credit union such as our customer service, the customer's online journey and experience on our website, how well our services work for them and much more! The survey comprised of 17 multiple choice questions and we were thrilled to receive 678 ...

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What type of spender are you?

Do you know what type of spender you are? We all know that one person who spends all their wages as soon as they've been paid, the friend that never wants to go to the pub and spend money on a few pints, and the one who annoyingly boasts about their win on the horse races. But do you know what type of a spender you are? Recognising your habits and attitudes towards spending money can really help...

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‘I became a member because..’ WINNER!

We had some amazing responses to our June Competition and we're touched by so many of your stories! It was really great to hear why you all became members of DCB, and we're truly grateful to have received such honest and lovely comments, along with some fab photographs to show us who you were and your families. It was an incredibly hard decision to pick a winner, and the whole team spent a lon...

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Become a member this July!

  July could be your lucky month! This month, we're offering all new members who join DCB the chance to win a family pass to Gulliers Kingdom, Matlock (2 adults, 2 children). All you need to do it join.. it's that simple! *You must live or work in Derbyshire to become a member   Competition closes 31st July 5pm Winner will be announced shortly afterwards. Date of the...

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