Re-opening Derby Branch

We are delighted to announce that we are re-opening the Derby Branch from Monday 15th June. It will be on a strict social distancing basis of 2 metres, operating a one in, one out system in order to protect both members and staff. We ask that where possible you continue to conduct your business with us, without coming to either of our branches, and instead that you continue to contact us on...

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How to beautify your garden for less

Time to pretty up your garden! What time of the year is better to get your hands muddy, grab the tools out of the shed and do some gardening than Summer! And although it's incredibly pleasing to see the finished results of your handy work, the price tag of new plants and furniture that goes along with the whole process can be slightly off putting. But keep on smiling, we have some handy tips to h...

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Easter Opening Hours

We will be closed on Good Friday, 10th April 2020 and Easter Monday, 13th April 2020, re-opening via online/email contact on Tuesday 14th April. As a one off, we will be opening our Ilkeston branch on Thursday 9th April from 10 am until 12 noon. PLEASE only use this branch if you have no alternative means to access cash.  We can BACs money to any other bank account or cash card you have acc...

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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 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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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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How to survive the kid’s summer holidays on a budget!

Summer holidays made easy! It's that time of year again, a whole 6 weeks of activities, food and entertainment needs to be thought out whilst your child's off from school for the summer holidays. The real worry however, can come from having to fund it all, from child care to family trips out. We're here to help you! Here are some activities and treats you can do with the kiddies this summer...

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