Explore What is a Credit Union?
Scotwest is one of the largest credit unions in the UK, existing to provide safe, competitive and fair financial services to anyone who lives or works within the West of Scotland area.
Why choose a Credit Union?
To most people, most financial institutions seem pretty much alike at first. Find out why credit unions are different.
Credit Union Regulation and Reporting
Credit unions are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Credit unions are also members of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and the Financial Ombudsman Service.