Merthyr Tydfil Borough Credit Union is celebrating 20 years of providing a valued service to thousands of people in communities across the Valleys region.
As their 20 th anniversary approaches, MTBCU Manager, Delyth Shearing said that many people’s lives have been improved since they became members. “Since our launch in Pontmorlais back in 1999, we’ve arranged more than 15,000 manageable loans to local people at a value of £9.1 million,” she said.
“This has made a big difference to people’s lives, many of whom may have otherwise become victims of high cost credit providers or payday lenders.
“Similarly, our many thousands of senior and ...