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Simple Savings

Tail O’ The Bank Credit Union is a not-for-profit organisation run to benefit our members, so you are not ‘just another customer’ but a co-owning member of an organisation which provides security and protection for your savings.  


•No hidden charges or fees on any transactions. 

•Save at an affordable level – be it £1 or £100. Even small weekly amounts soon add up. 

•Save as often as you like, and, as much as you like, up to certain legal limits. 

•Confidentiality at all times is respected. 

•Straight forward access for account withdrawals. 

•Pay in over the counter or via standing order. 

•Card payments coming soon 

•Please ask a member of the team for details on our free life savings protection 


Tail O’ the Bank Credit Union offers an ethical way to save with a range of products to suit your needs and savings invested with us are used to provide affordable finance to the community of Inverclyde. 

There are lots of simple ways to save with your local community credit union, including direct from your salary savings speak to your employer today and we can set your organisation up before your next payday.  


Cash Pay-outs

The office will no longer pay out an amount over £500 in cash in our Greenock office. 

Any amount over £500 will be paid into the members bank account. We would ask that ALL members contact the office to ensure that their bank details are up to date on the system. 

For more information or to check your details, please email


Your money is as safe as in any bank or building society,as your eligible deposits are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, up to a total of £85,000. Any deposits you hold above the £85,000 limit are not covered. For further information visit

Credit unions are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.