Join over 55,000 people who save and borrow with Glasgow Credit Union.
All Barrhead Travel staff members have the added benefit of being able to save into a Glasgow Credit Union account directly from their salary. Saving from your wage each payday can make it easier to develop a regular savings habit and it’s an ideal way to set-a-side money for special occasions such as weddings, Christmas or simply a rainy-day fund.
Glasgow Credit Union aims to improve the financial wellbeing of its members and has grown to become the largest and most successful credit union in the UK. It’s free to join and benefits of membership include:
Benefits of membership:
Save direct from your wages
Exclusive access to personal loans up to £25,000
Exclusive access to member-only mortgages, including our 100% mortgage
A hassle-free way to become a regular saver with the comfort of free Life Savings Protection
24-hour access to your account via our website and mobile app
Become part of a local, mutual organisation that puts members and their communities first
As an employee of Barrhead Travel, you have the ability to save straight from your wages every time you get paid! This is a highly popular way to save as it is easy to setup and a great way to build up a savings pot.
It takes 2 minutes to complete our online application form. Just click on the link below to join, select ‘salary deduction‘ when prompted and tell us how much you would like to save each pay day. It’s that easy.
When completing our application form, please enter your employer’s Head Office address within the “Employer’s Address” section.
The Barrhead Travel Head Office is:
Barrhead Travel Services Ltd 85 Oswald Street Glasgow G1 4PA
You’ll receive your member number when your account has been set up and you can then download our mobile app making managing your account easy.
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.