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31 May 2019

LS and DBI cover for members

The directors of Phibsboro & District Credit Union decided to reduce the level of LS cover for members and reduce the DBI cover as a cost saving measure in 2018.

01 Jun 2019

Central Credit Register

Under the Credit Reporting Act 2013 lenders are required to provide personal and credit information for credit applications and credit agreements of €500 and above to the Central Credit Register.

24 May 2020

Fraud Smart

FraudSMART is a fraud awareness initiative developed by Banking & Payments Federation Ireland in conjunction with Allied Irish Bank plc, Bank of Ireland, KBC Bank Ireland, PermanentTSB and Ulster Bank.

31 Jul 2021

Cap on Savings

As of 31st August 2021 we are introducing a cap of €15,000 on savings. This is now the maximum our members can have in their savings accounts combined.


The Money Advice and Budgeting Service is the States money advice service, guiding people through dealing with problem debt for more than twenty years.

MABs have a proven track record in helping people get back on their feet. All kinds of people, with all kinds of debt go to MABS. Their expertise is with personal and consumer debt.

While they can give some limited help with debt arising from a sole trader or partnership business and also make referrals to CAVA, they cannot advise on company debts or on the accounts of a business.

For further details please visit the MABs website.