All Glasgow Life staff members have the added benefit of being able to save into a Glasgow Credit Union account directly from salary. Simply decide how much to save, then sit back and watch your savings grow each time you are paid. It’s an ideal way to set-a-side money for holidays, Christmas or simply a rainy-day fund!
Glasgow Credit Union aims to improve the financial wellbeing of its members and has grown to become one of the largest and most successful credit unions in the UK. It’s free to join and benefits of membership include:
It takes 2 minutes to complete our online application form and as soon as your first deposit is made into your savings account, you’ll become a full member!
Everyone who works for Glasgow Life has the ability to save straight from their wages every time they get paid. Just select ‘salary deduction‘ when prompted in the application form, then Glasgow Life as your employer.
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.