Frank has 14 years working in public affairs roles in Scotland’s third sector, including almost a decade leading on policy and government relations in Scotland for the Association of British Credit Unions Ltd and six years on the Board of Social Enterprise Scotland. Frank was previously Senior Secretary to a Scottish Member of Parliament, and currently Charity Development Manager for ENABLE Scotland.
Having led on credit union policy during the movement’s most rapid period of growth, Frank has first hand experience of the potential credit unions have to tackle poverty and financial exclusion, and to disrupt the financial services market with highly competitive services – rooted in co-operative values.
Please check first that you are eligible to apply:
You are aged 18 or over
You have a UK bank account in your own or joint names
You are a permanent UK resident
You have never been bankrupt or had a Court Decree
To complete your application you will need:
Your current employer's address details
Details of monthly income and outgoings
Bank or building society details (sort code and account number)
To enable us to make a decision on your loan application we will contact Credit Referencing & Fraud Prevention Agencies. This will register a search against your credit record and if your application is successful we will share the information we hold for you with these agencies. Further details are available in our Privacy Notice
It is important that you read the Privacy Notice document above. If there is anything that you do not understand, please contact us.
Please be aware that the longer you take to pay back a loan, the more you will pay back in interest. If you go for a shorter term your monthly repayment might go up, but you'll save in interest and pay back your loan faster.