New dawn for Taunton Deane & West Somerset Credit Union and also Bridgwater & District Credit Union


It's a new dawn for both the Taunton & West Somerset Credit Union and also the Bridgwater & District Credit Union as they officially merge on 1st October 2017 to become the Somerset Community Credit Union. At the same time their new enlarged common bond will cover the whole of Somerset and North Somerset, which means that anybody who lives or works within these boundaries are eligible to join


The primary reason people join together in a credit union is to save regularly. Their savings when combined with those of the other members create a fund of savings from which members can borrow whenever they have a need

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The Credit Union will consider loan applications from members for any worthwhile purpose. It is credit union policy to meet the borrowing requirements of as many members as possible

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Engage Card

The Engage card is a re-loadable prepaid card and e-account that works similar to a high street bank account.
Anyone can apply and no credit checks are required

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Members of a Credit Union all share a ‘common bond’ by either living or working in the same area or working for the same employer. They pool their savings together.
Everyone’s savings help to grant low-cost loans to members.
The interest charged is used to cover our running costs and pay savers a return on their savings.


Why not join us now and start saving towards a brighter future?