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Credit Union Loan v Credit Card

Are you planning to use your credit card for this years Christmas shopping? Before you start, take a look at our comparison table below - showing the rate differences between a Rathkeale & District Credit Union Christmas loan and the credit cards available. Talk to us about our low rate Christmas loan and pay less! [...]

By | October 13th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Credit Union Junior Savers Week

This week is National Credit Union Junior Savers Week and the aim is to encourage children to develop good saving habits for life and to encourage regular saving with their credit union. Implementing good money habits for children early on helps them understand the importance of financial responsibility, budgeting and money management skills. Make sure [...]

By | October 5th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Credit Union Art Competition

The Credit Union Art Competition 2020 has landed! This year’s theme is “Imagine More”, encouraging entrants to think past the current situation and imagine. Imagine More is influenced by the creative role art plays in Irish society and encourages participants to unlock their imagination and look at how art inspires us and our communities. Despite [...]

By | September 4th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

ILCU Back to School Survey

The ILCU today released their Back to School National Survey, which shows that more than a third of parents are still getting into debt in order to cover back-to-school costs for their children, with books and uniforms the biggest expense families face as they prepare for September. The research was carried about by market research [...]

By | August 12th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Member Notice: Savings Cap

Following due consideration and deliberation, the Board of Directors of Rathkeale & District Limited has reluctantly decided to introduce a cap of €30,000 on shares and are also introducing a cap on the amount a member may lodge to €3,500 per month in the credit union effective as of 01/07/2020. This decision was taken in [...]

By | June 29th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Home Improvement Grants and Funding

Are you thinking of making home upgrades? Want to make your home more energy efficient and live more sustainably? We've listed some of the grants and schemes available to help you make the changes you want to the home you love. Home Energy Grants The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) offers a [...]

By | June 3rd, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Protect yourself from fraud

We have been alerted to a higher than usual number of suspected fraud cases involving credit union member accounts recently. These cases relate to both incoming and outgoing payments to and from credit union member accounts. We would like to remind members before sending a payment that once the payment has been [...]

By | May 26th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Award Winner!

Credit Unions have been named the most highly reputable organisation in Ireland according to the latest Ireland RepTrak® 2020 study carried out by The Reputations Agency. With a score of 83.7, credit unions took the top spot overall for their role as a trusted cornerstone of local communities with over 3.6 million members nationwide. This [...]

By | May 8th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Cocooning Service

Rathkeale & District Credit Union Member Service Are you self-isolating/cocooning as a result of the COVID-19, and need to make a withdrawal from your account with us?  We can facilitate this withdrawl of up to €200 from your account and deliver it to your home. To arrange this Free Service, please call us [...]

By | April 30th, 2020|Our News|0 Comments

Pension & Social Welfare Payments

In light of the Post office in Croom closing due to COVID-19, we would like to make the public aware that pension, social welfare and child allowance payments can be paid into your local credit union account. The 3 branches of Rathkeale & District Credit Union in Croom, Rathkeale & Adare are currently operating at [...]

By | April 1st, 2020|Our News|0 Comments


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