Latest News

31 Jan 2024

Platinum Award

We’re so excited to share this news with you – we've won a Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award for our customer service in 2024!  

26 Jan 2024

January 2024 Newsletter

Click our link to read about our debt consolidation loans, up-and-coming AGM, and much more.

25 Jan 2024

1st Class and Local MSP

Thank you to MSP Claire Haughey for meeting our staff team in our new Rutherglen base office.

23 Oct 2023

October 2023 Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter to find out more about our recent office move, our 1st Class Discount Club, Christmas Loans, and more.

20 Jul 2023

July Newsletter

In our latest newsletter members can read about our recent milestone of 10,000 members, Loan Agency of the Year Award, attending Civil Service Live, and a farewell to long-serving staff members. 

03 Jul 2023

10,000th Member Story

We were thrilled to be able to get in contact with our 10,000th member, a 31-year-old employee of HMRC.

27 Jun 2023

Co-op Fortnight Campaign Article

We recently teamed up with Cooperatives UK and Reach PLC to bring an article to their Business Live page highlighting 1st Class Credit Union for the UK-wide campaign, Co-op Fortnight.

Premium Loan

Loans with a personal touch

Loans with a personal touch

Loans Starting From £10,000 at 5.1% APR

Our Premium loan is a lower interest rate loan for members who have been a member of the credit union for 5 years and over.  To be eligible for this loan you must use your shares as collateral and can borrow up to 3 times your share balance, see the example below.

Just some of the benefits of borrowing from 1st Class CU

Repayments taken by payroll deduction or direct debit

No hidden fees or transactions charges

Loyalty loans with a benefit

Your savings grow while you pay back your loan balance

Try out our quick and easy loan calculator below

Our Premium loan is a lower interest rate loan for members who have been a member of the credit union for 5 years and over. To be eligible for this loan you must use your shares as collateral and can borrow up to 3 times your share balance, see the example below.
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This calculator is for illustrative purposes only, to give you, the borrower, an overview of the potential cost of borrowing. The Credit Union, or any of its staff, cannot be held responsible for any errors. Please note that this calculator only provides an indicative quote and actual repayments may vary.

Terms & Conditions

Please read our full Terms and Condtions before applying for a loan application.