Enterprise Credit Union is a financial co-operative that exists for the benefit of its members. ECU is open to those who live and/or work in the Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens and Warrington Boroughs of Merseyside. The Credit Union is owned and controlled by its members. Our mission is to provide quality, relevant, inclusive savings, loans and insurance products for our members throughout their lives.
Our vision is to be the leading ethical member-owned financial services provider for the communities in which we serve.
Our mission is to provide quality, relevant, inclusive savings, loans and insurance products for our members throughout their lives.
We will deliver our strategy by:
✓ Being responsive to the needs of our members, now and in the future.
✓ Being inclusive to all those living or working within our community
✓ Being responsible and ensuring we operate our business ethically and acting to treat all members well
✓ Being honest and fair and acting at all times with integrity
✓ Being respectful to our members circumstances and consistent with our approach.
For People, Not for profit
Enterprise Credit Union is a not for profit organisation. Surplus generated is returned to its members by way of a dividend or to improve or provide additional services required by the members.
Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Enterprise Credit Union, in common with all UK Credit Unions, is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Our Firm Reference Number (FRN) is 213291.
We use professionally qualified external Auditors who work in conjunction with our internal auditor and finance officer to carry out an annual audit.
Enterprise Credit Union is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, who are elected by the membership at its AGM.
We need to ask for and process information about you in order to manage your accounts and provide the services that we offer. These details will be held securely in line with all data protection regulation, used only for the running of your accounts and we will never sell it on to third parties. There are occasions where we will share it with our service suppliers, for example with Credit Reference Agencies for loans. More detail on this, how we manage your data and about your rights under the data protection regulation can be found in our Privacy Notice.
Enterprise Credit Union is committed to providing an excellent member service. We endeavour to get most things right first time but occasionally we may get things wrong and for that we apologise. We will make every effort to provide a resolution that is acceptable to both parties, is fair and ensures that our members are not inconvenienced.
If you have a complaint or a problem with any aspect of our services, please let us know and we’ll try to put it right, our aim is always to find a resolution to your complaint.
Enterprise Credit Union is a member of the Financial Ombudsman Scheme. If you’re not satisfied with our response you can contact the Financial Ombudsman. This is a free service where an independent review of your complaint will be made, but as we are committed to resolving your complaints quickly and simply, we hope that you never need to use this service.
To talk to someone about solving a problem or complaint that you may have, simply contact us:
Call us on: 01514820177
Write to us:
Enterprise Credit Union
Contacting the Financial Ombudsman
If you’re unhappy with how we have resolved your complaint, you can contact the Financial Ombudsman.
The Financial Ombudsman Service
0300 123 9 123
0800 023 4567
switchboard 0207 964 1000
from outside the UK +44207 964 1000
For more information visit Financial Ombudsman Service website.