Credit unions aim to help people take control of their money by encouraging them to save what they can, and borrow only what they can afford to repay. They are community savings and loan cooperatives, where members pool their savings to lend to one another and help to run the credit union.
2 Shires Credit Union was established in June 2000 as Worksop & District Credit Union. Since then the Credit Union has offered people a friendly way to save and borrow. We offer a service for local people and over the years have allowed local people to save and borrow at an affordable rate.
2 Shires Credit Union offer a variety of savings accounts including savings accounts for a particular purpose and junior savings accounts
We also offer a variety of loan accounts and a budgeting account
We are partners in the LifeSavers Programme, a core part of the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Task Group on Responsible Credit and Savings that helps children develop the knowledge and skills to handle money well now and in the future.