Welcome to Whitehaven, Egremont and District
This project is part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas, and:
Credit Union official regulation: Please note that with effect from 1 April 2013 the Financial Services Authority has been superseded by two regulatory bodies - the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
In line with all other Credit Unions, Whitehaven, Egremont & District Credit Union is now authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.
From January 1st 2016, your eligible deposits are protected up to a total of £75,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered. For further information visit www.fscs.org.uk
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