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Join us this February half term for some FREE family fun with Open Arms Project!

This project, generously funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, aims to create warm and welcoming spaces for everyone. Enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks and find out what support and advice is available to you.

Attendance is FREE, but spaces are limited! Don’t miss out – reserve your spot now by getting in touch. Remember, all under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult. Let’s make this half term a memorable and joy-filled experience for your entire family!

2nd Special General Meeting

LASER CREDIT UNION LTD – NOTICE OF A 2nd SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

Below this message is the formal notice and agenda of a 2nd Special General Meeting (SGM) of LASER Credit Union Ltd to be held on Wednesday 7th February 2024 at 2.00 pm at The Garden House, Clifton Park Museum, Doncaster Road, Rotherham S65 2AH.

You are invited to join us at our 2nd Special General Meeting. Please note that even if you did not attend the 1st Special General Meeting you CAN still attend the 2nd Special General Meeting.

NOTICE OF A SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

LASER CREDIT UNION LTD – NOTICE OF A SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

Below this message is the formal notice and agenda of a Special General Meeting (SGM) of LASER Credit Union Ltd to be held on Wednesday 17th January 2024 at 2.00 pm at The Garden House, Clifton Park Museum, Doncaster Road, Rotherham S65 2AH.

The SGM is to seek the views and approval of Members to our proposal to merge with Sheffield Credit Union Limited. It is your opportunity as a Member of LASER Credit Union Limited to vote on this proposal at the meeting.

Important Notice

Important Notice:

We are pleased to say that the damaged Virgin cable that caused our internet to go down and disrupted service delivery last Thursday and Friday has been replaced.

Thank you for your patience while services were down and delayed.

Due to the delay with bank payments no BACS fees were charged last Thursday and Friday.

We are now back up and running as normal including our phone line which has just been fixed.

Open Arms Community Support Hubs

The cost of living crisis is affecting everyone in different ways so to tackle this crisis, the UK Prosperity Fund has allocated funding to Rotherham Council, to get the support to the areas that really need it, the community support hubs are available to all

LASER Credit Union is out in the community working in partnership with Rotherfed, Citizens Advice Bureau and VAR, to deliver the people of Rotherham the support that they need but don’t know where to ask for it.  Do you need advice for the following:

Notice of LASER AGM Online

Notice of LASER AGM Online

LASER AGM to be held on zoom on Wednesday 22nd  March at 1.30 pm

The AGM is in respect of our financial year 21/22 and will be held on zoom.  We will provide you with the relevant information, the opportunity to vote on the accounts, the election of officers, and the appointment of external auditors and to ask questions.

Increase of Interest Rate – Premier Deposit and Premier Savings Accounts

INCREASE OF INTEREST RATE FROM 1% TO 1.75 %

PREMIER DEPOSIT ACCOUNT AND PREMIER SAVINGS ACCOUNT

Following a review of the interest rates we pay, with effect from 1st August 2022, we have increased the interest rate payable on the Premier Deposit Account and Premier Savings Account by 0.75% from 1.00% to 1.75%.

Savings products, investment and interest rates are reviewed regularly and we believe that the interest rates remain good value. We appreciate you saving with us and hope that you will continue to support the growth of LASER Credit Union. Your savings continue to be safe and protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.

Cost of Living Payments

For information with regard to Cost Of Living Payments and eligibility please check the government website for guidance.  The link is provided below:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/cost-of-living-payment

The DWP will send payments between 14th July 22 and 31st July 22

To check to see if you have received a payment please check your balance and transactions via the mobile app.

Premier Deposit – Increase of interest rate

PREMIER DEPOSIT SAVINGS ACCOUNT – INTEREST RATE INCREASE TO 1.00%

Following a review of the interest rates we pay, with effect from 1st May 2022 we have increased the interest rate payable on the Premier Deposit Account by 0.25% from 0.75% to 1.00%.

The Premier Savings Account interest rate remains the same at 1.00%.

Savings products, investment and interest rates are reviewed regularly and we believe that the interest rates remain good value. We appreciate you saving with us and hope that you will continue to support the growth of LASER Credit Union. Your savings continue to be safe and protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.