Sharon, who is also the ABCUL
Director for Wales, has been connected to the Welsh credit union movement for more than 20 years.
Mark Lyonette, the chief executive of ABCUL
, said: "Credit unions, as community-owned and controlled organisations, offer local people a well-trusted financial solution.
As the successful bidder to deliver the Department for Work and Pensions' expansion project, Abcul
aims to add up to one million more members to credit unions by 2019.
For details of your nearest credit union, contact ABCUL
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Ace Credit Union Services, the Association of British Credit Unions Ltd (Abcul
), UK Credit Unions, the Irish League of Credit Unions, the Scottish League of Credit Unions and the Ulster Federation of Credit Unions have all confirmed they intend to encourage members to take the training.
Release date- 22052013 - ABCUL
joined representatives from the European Network of Credit Unions (ENCU) and World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) to meet with European Union (EU) policymakers in Brussels last week (14-15 May).
You can find out about credit unions in your area at abcul
.org or call 0161 832 3694.
Between March 2002 and December last year savings in the beacon group, which includes credit unions in Birmingham, Walsall, Worcester, Redditch and Bromsgrove, rose by 47 per cent and loans outstanding by 49 per cent, the conference organised by the Association of British Credit Unions (ABCUL
A contract worth around PS38m to help credit unions double the size of their sector was recently awarded to the Association of British Credit Unions (Abcul