Engage Post Office payments means more people can access cash services

Engage, the community banking division of Contis-Solaris, has today announced the integration of Post Office payments to ensure more people, including those in remote communities, have access to cash services. With nearly 5000 bank branches closing in the UK since 2015, access to cash and in-person payments is a growing issue for many communities. This […]

Credit Union Spotlight – Capital Credit Union

Introducing Capital Credit Union (CCU), the Credit Union providing award-winning, ethical financial services to the communities of East Scotland. Capital Credit Union was established in 1989 and currently serves up to 25,000 members, making it one of the largest Credit Unions in the UK. We caught up with the CEO of CCU, Marlene Shiels who […]

FOCUS December 2021 Issue – Now Available for Download

Download Here for the latest Credit Union and community banking news, and information. This months edition covers the latest on: Engage Smartcash – Challenging Go Henry – Helping Credit Unions to drive junior membership. Engage Unsung Hero Awards 2021 – Our very first annual Unsung Hero Awards, celebrating all of those who work behind the scenes in […]

Extra Support from Engage in the Coming Months

Just like last year, we once again find ourselves entering the festive period with a level of uncertainty around the pandemic and possible further restrictions. We want to reassure all of our Credit Union partners that whatever happens in the coming weeks, the Engage team will be on hand to provide you with whatever support you […]

Instant Access to Open Banking-Exclusively for Credit Unions

Engage are excited to announce the forthcoming launch of our Credit Union Open Banking Solution in early January. If your Credit Union is looking to maximise loan conversions whilst minimising your risk of defaults, now is the perfect time to incorporate open banking. Engage is currently providing the solution at a fraction of the cost of […]

Black Friday Sales From Our Cashback Reward Partners

Black Friday is one of the biggest sales events of the year, with plenty of mouth-watering deals on offer. Make the most of these when using your Engage card with our reward partners and receive cash back rewards on what you spend. Through your Engage card, you can receive up to 15% in cashback, helping […]

Engage Unsung Hero Awards 2021: Winners Announcement

The Engage Unsung Hero Awards celebrate the individuals who work tirelessly to help their Credit Unions and their local communities. It has been a fantastic couple of weeks, we have had some great nominations come through. It has really highlighted all of the efforts which go into the day-to-day operations of a Credit Union and […]

6 Top Tips to Keep your Christmas Costs on Track

Christmas is fast approaching… and after a challenging 2020 festive season everyone is looking forward to having a fantastic time this year. Are you tempted to throw caution to the wind when it comes to festive spending, or will a healthy bank account be one of the best gifts you give yourself come January? For […]

Credit Union Spotlight: Lewisham Plus Credit Union

Introducing Lewisham Plus Credit Union, the Credit Union bringing financial inclusion and support to the London boroughs of Lewisham, Bromley and the entire SE19 postcode. They have supported their community by providing low-cost financial services to their members since 1992. CEO of Lewisham Plus, Ravi Ravindran gives us some insight on the effects of the […]

Engage Faster Payments: Quick-Convenient-Cost Effective

All Credit Unions now have access to a more convenient and cost-effective way of sending funds to ALL their members instantly. Engage faster payments is an exciting new solution that provides your Credit Union with the ability to deliver funds in near real-time, either to individual members or to bulk beneficiaries and from any location […]