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16 May 2024

Credit Unions top the Ireland RepTrak® 2024 study

Credit unions have been ranked as the most reputable organisation in Ireland, topping the Ireland RepTrak® 2024 study ranking for the second consecutive year. With an overall score of 84.2, credit unions were the only organisation to attain an excellent score this year, ranking first in four out of seven of the key drivers of reputation - Citizenship, Conduct, Products & Services, and Workplace as well as taking first place in Trust to do the right thing, Fair in the way it does business, Ethical, Open & Transparent and other important reputation metrics.

08 Apr 2024

We are rolling out our Mobile Credit Union service to Avoca

First ever in Ireland, Arklow Credit Union rolls out its community banking service on wheels to Avoca, Co Wicklow with plans to extend the service further in coming months Arklow Credit Union has rolled out a mobile Branch on Wheels for customers in Avoca, Co Wicklow with the state-of-the-art technology bringing a wide range of banking services to communities there.

16 Nov 2023

Embrace sustainability and Green Economy with Solar Energy

We have installed 44 solar panels on the roof of our main building in Arklow which is predicted could generate as much as 19,850Kw hours of energy annually.

DocuSign Facility

Arklow Credit Union is delighted to announce our new DocuSign eSignature facility. This tool allows members to sign loan application forms online from the comfort of their home.

To access the DocuSign eSignature facility;

  • Log into your online account here.
  • Go to the Members Area and click Apply for a Loan.
  • Complete the online Loan Application Form and click Submit.
  • A loan officer from Arklow Credit Union will then contact the member to request further documentation if required.
  • Assessment of the loan application will begin once this documentation is uploaded.
  • If approved, the member will receive the loan documents electronically for signing. A text message will notify the member of this status.
  • Once signed, the funds will be sent electronically to the member's bank account.

To be eligible to use the DocuSign eSignature facility;

  • You must be registered for online banking with Arklow Credit Union.
  • The loan application must be on a single account.
  • The maximum total loan amount must not exceed €50,000.00.
  • A guarantor must not be required for loan approval.

Benefits of DocuSign;

  • It is a simple, convenient and fast process.
  • It is accessible via a laptop or PC.
  • Every stage of the DocuSign facility is highly secured by end-to-end encryption.

If you are not registered for online access click here

Terms and conditions apply. Loans are subject to approval. If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating which may limit your ability to access credit in the future. Arklow Credit Union is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.