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Gloucester Credit Union was formed by the merger of two former credit unions:
St. Peter’s Credit Union & Glevum Credit Union and served the City of Gloucester (postcodes GL1-GL4)
In January 2011, the common bond was expanded to cover the whole of the County of Gloucestershire.The new name of Gloucestershire Credit Union was adopted At present, Gloucestershire Credit Union is working to provide services across the county including collection points in towns and villages.
GCU provides a focal point for the community by bringing people together, to work alongside each other to provide their own financial support through a local savings and borrowing scheme. GCU offers convenient savings and loan facilities throughout the county at low interest rates to its members. Importantly, all members are able to have a say in how GCU is run.