# credit-unions - Today’s News
# credit-unions - Saturday 16 August, 2014
It’s the start of the weekend – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
Credit unions are not being investigated by the Data Protection Commissioner, despite making front page news.
# credit-unions - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Value in use. Three very important words.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
The restrictions are designed to limit the amount of a single loan.
# credit-unions - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
The Central Bank says problems at Berehaven resulted in “serious financial difficulties”.
# credit-unions - Monday 14 July, 2014
A Central Bank survey assessed almost 300 advertisements from 23 different firms.
# credit-unions - Monday 16 June, 2014
The fraud could amount to as much as €400,000.
# credit-unions - Thursday 5 June, 2014
That’s one of the subjects up for debate in Leinster House today.
# credit-unions - Friday 2 May, 2014
Credit unions Registrar Sharon Donnery made the warning in a report sent to credit unions yesterday.
# credit-unions - Saturday 26 April, 2014
The ILCU believes members will be very interested in the alternative.
# credit-unions - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The credit union tracker shows early signs of recovery, as more people have money to spend and save.
# credit-unions - Friday 4 April, 2014
The plan “vests control in the banks”, a statement from two Credit Union agencies said.
# credit-unions - Monday 31 March, 2014
The facility could be in place for individual credit unions next January.
# credit-unions - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
The branch will continue to operate as normal following the transfer, the Irish League of Credit Unions stressed today.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
The charitable arm of the credit union group aims to help half a million people in Ethiopia access “affordable and flexible” financial services.
# credit-unions - Friday 27 December, 2013
Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
The credit union today announced profits of over €7 million and record reserves, after two reports that it was in trouble.
The head of the Irish League of Credit Unions says the increase in members show the public still has confidence in the movement.
# credit-unions - Saturday 16 November, 2013
With Newbridge Credit Union being taken over by Permanent TSB, it is only natural some are questioning the movement’s strength. Here, we answer some of the questions surrounding the issue.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 12 November, 2013
Eamon Gilmore told the Dáil today that there are twenty credit unions that have reported regulatory reserves below the minimum requirement.
The league says that there is over €600 million in surplus capital in the country’s credit unions.
# credit-unions - Monday 11 November, 2013
Gilmore said the government hopes it will be possible to have a credit union in Newbridge again.
Kieron Brennan said that the Newbridge Credit Union case is “exceptional”, but Permanent TSB says it is business as usual for Newbridge members.
The Central Bank applied to have the credit union taken over by the state-backed bank, but campaigners say they will take the case to Europe.
# credit-unions - Saturday 9 November, 2013
A proposed merger with Naas Credit Union has fallen apart, leaving the future of Newbridge Credit Union uncertain.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
With the Credit Union survey showing we have little or no spare cash at the end of the month, do you manage to save anything?
# credit-unions - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
Campaigners looking to block the merger of Newbridge and Naas Credit Unions say that a leading audit firm cleared the Newbridge accounts months before the special manager was appointed by the Central Bank.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 13 August, 2013
Students spend the money on rent, bills, food, books and going out.
# credit-unions - Thursday 8 August, 2013
Research has found that 25 per cent of credit union members said they joined because their parents set up an account for them.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 6 August, 2013
A protest is planned for this Friday at the Central Bank as the Minister for Finance has approved, “in principle”, plans to merge two Kildare credit unions.
# credit-unions - Thursday 20 June, 2013
The new rules will apply to 250 of the country’s 300 credit unions.
# credit-unions - Monday 25 February, 2013
The Teens & Money survey by the Irish League of Credit Unions shows that 80 per cent of teenagers worry about the costs associated with third level education.
# credit-unions - Thursday 17 January, 2013
the final 2012 ‘What’s Left’ tracker series conducted by the Irish league of Credit Unions shows 61% of people have €100 or less left at the end of the month once essential bills are paid.
# credit-unions - Thursday 13 December, 2012
TDs finally get to vote on controversial measures like cuts to respite care grant this morning.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 11 December, 2012
James Reilly formally asks for a €360 million HSE bailout today, as the Dáil also debates Sinn Féin’s motion of no confidence.
# credit-unions - Monday 12 November, 2012
Only two out of five of us will be able to get through Christmas just on our regular income – although credit card use is set to drop, according to Irish credit unions.
# credit-unions - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
The Irish League of Credit Unions said the decline is due to a “severe lack of demand and continued restrictions on lending”.
# credit-unions - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
Half of those stress-tested by the credit and risk analyst also showed signs of being on the brink of failure.
# credit-unions - Monday 9 July, 2012
A new survey says that 47 per cent of consumers struggle to pay all of their bills on time. Are you up-to-date with your bills?