Category Archives: Latest News

Temporary change to opening hours

In light of the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and with the health and well-being of our members and staff a priority, we have made some changes to our opening hours:
Monday - Tuesday 10am-11am Wednesday CLOSED Thursday -Friday 10am-12pm Saturday CLOSED We...
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New Manager at Blackrock Credit Union

Blackrock Credit Union would like to inform you that Conn Collins who has been with us as Manager for the last 12 years will be retiring on 31st October 2019.  Conn has served the Credit Union in many capacities over the last 25 years. He was first elected as a Director in 1995 and served...
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Credit Union Annual Art Competition

Blackrock Credit Union is urging its local community to take the ‘walk of life’ for its annual art competition. The ‘Walk of Life’ theme builds on last year’s theme of ‘The Force of Nature.’ This encouraged participants to draw inspiration from the challenges facing the environment...
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Money-Saving Back to School Tips

Even the most adept and disciplined budgeter among us needs a little guidance with saving money at back to school time. After all, three quarters of parents say getting the kids ready for back-to-school is a financial burden, according to the ILCU's June 2019 survey.* Parents of primary school children said that they’re spending an...
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Study finds credit unions are most respected provider of financial services

Blackrock Credit Union, and its sister credit unions, have been named the highest regarded organisations providing financial services in Ireland. Credit unions topped the financial services category in the Ireland RepTrak® 2019 study. With a score of 80.3, they were far ahead of the average score of 59.0 in the sector. Credit unions...
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Gr8 Savers Week at Blackrock Credit Union

Blackrock Credit Union is encouraging children in Blackrock to get rocking with their savings this May! The credit union launches its ‘GR8 Savers’ financial education initiative this week (May 6th to 12th). The financial awareness week aims to get parents and teachers talking to children about the...
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AGM 2019 Highlights – incl. 3% interest rebate and 0.1% dividend

The AGM for Blackrock Credit Union was held 28th January in Blackrock Parish Hall. Main decisions arising were:
  • Approval of 3% interest rebate to members on interest paid in year to 30 Sept 2018
  • Approval of 0.1% dividend on shares held in year to 30 Sept 2018
  • Re-election of Directors Paul Broderick, Ken and Ashling O'Connor
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Calling all members – AGM 2019

Blackrock Credit Union would like to welcome all members to attend the Annual General Meeting. WHEN: Monday 28th, 8pm WHERE: Parish hall beside St. John the Baptist Church, in Blackrock Car parking is available in grounds or public car park at front of Church as well as on-street in the village. Refreshments will be available beforehand giving you a chance...
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