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Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Launch Quick Lodge And Withdrawal Lobby

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Launch Quick Lodge And Withdrawal Lobby

August 10, 2022 at 11:00 am 0 comments

CARA Credit Union are pleased to announce the launch of their Quick Lodge and Withdrawal lobby in their Tralee branch on Ashe Street. This facility is available Monday to Friday during working hours and will also be open on Saturdays from 10am-4pm. Members can lodge cash or cheques to an […]

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Looking forward to Sunday's All-Ireland final were, tront row, from left: Niamh Ní Chonchúir, Louise Ní Mhuircheartaigh, Kerri-Ann Hanrahan, Aoife Dillane. Back row, from left; Karena Mc Carthy (Credit Union), Darragh Long (Manager), Eilish Lynch, Selina Looney (Chairperson Kerry LGFA), Caoimhe Evans, Mary O’ Connell, Declan Quill (Manager), Siobhan Donnelly (Credit Union), Ashley FitzGerald (Credit Union).

Local Credit Unions Lend Their Support To Kerry Ladies Team

July 26, 2022 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick are delighted to lend their support to the Kerry Senior Ladies ahead of the All- Ireland Senior Championship Final on this Sunday, July 31, in Croke Park. Kerry LGFA Chairperson Selina Looney said: “We are hugely excited to be in an All-Ireland […]

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Frank Cronin (aka Fashionable Frank) Judge , Siobhan Donnelly Cara Credit Union, Megan Doyle winner in the 3rd level competition, Treasure Vlogs winner in the post-primary competition, Chloe Koyce Judge, Mary Lucey Career Ahead.

Prizes Presented In Cara Credit Union/Career Ahead Fashion Competition

May 30, 2022 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

PRIZES were presented on Saturday to the winners of a nationwide competition organised by Cara Credit Union and Career Ahead aimed at college and secondary school students. The prizes were presented to the college student and secondary school student who submitted the best outfit from a style perspective and a […]

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Mary Lucey Career Ahead, Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union, Eddie Enright Chairperson Cara Credit Union, Siobhan Donnelly Marketing & Development Manager Cara Credit Union.

Cara Credit Union And Career Ahead To Help Students ‘Rock’ Their College Experience

May 9, 2022 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union have partnered up with Mary Lucey, Education and Career Consultant and Founder of Career Ahead, to give students all the top tips to make sure they rock your college experience. The ‘How to Rock your College Experience’ programme will be delivered to 6th year post-primary students in […]

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Cara Credit Union CEO Pa Laide with Principal Chrissie Kelly, school footballers and coaches.

Cara Credit Union Sponsors Presentation Football Team

February 27, 2022 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union have announced their Current Account with globally accepted Mastercard® Debit Card as the title sponsors of  Tralee’s Presentation Secondary School’s football team . This sponsorship compliments the Credit Union’s Current Account sponsorship of the LGFA’s All-Ireland Ladies Club Football Championships. This partnership will also sponsor the LGFA’s […]

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Cara Credit Union On Hand To Lend Support To SVP

Cara Credit Union On Hand To Lend Support To SVP

December 23, 2021 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

IN Kerry there are many organisations providing critical services, not just at Christmas but all year around. Many of these organisations now find themselves in financial difficulty as fundraising efforts, commercial activities and other services they rely on have been curtailed due to the ongoing covid crisis. Again, this year […]

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Seven Students Receive Cara Credit Union Educational Awards

Seven Students Receive Cara Credit Union Educational Awards

November 25, 2021 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union have awarded €10,500 to seven third level students in recent weeks. Each year Cara Credit Union open their Dan Kellegher Educational Awards. Five awards, of €1,500 each, are gifted to undergraduates in a full-time course of at least 2 years’ duration and the two Dan Kellegher Memorial […]

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Cara Credit Union CEO Pa Laide and Marketing & Business Development Manager of Cara Credit Union Siobhan Donnelly with the books.

Cara Credit Union Supports Inclusivity In Classrooms With Dyslexia-Friendly Books

October 27, 2021 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

FIFTY-FIVE local schools across Tralee, Castleisland, Killorglin, Ballyduff and Causeway will each receive a set of four dyslexia-friendly children’s books about Irish wildlife, thanks to Cara Credit Union and author Shane Casey. Dyslexia affects, on average, three children in every class of 24. However, despite a significant increase in the […]

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Siobhan Donnelly and Pa Laide of Cara Credit Union with Mary Lucey of Career Ahead launching the competition. Photo by Dermot Crean

Big Cash Prizes For Students In Cara Credit Union/Career Ahead Competition

October 22, 2021 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union has teamed up with Mary Lucey from Career Ahead to sponsor an amazing clothes competition. This competition is aimed at college students and secondary school students nationwide, with prizes of €1,000 and €500 respectively to be won. To enter the competition, students simply need to post an […]

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Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Presents Jerseys To St Brendan’s Park FC Girls

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Presents Jerseys To St Brendan’s Park FC Girls

October 6, 2021 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

ST Brendan’s Park FC under 13 and 15 girls got their season off to a stylish start with new jerseys kindly sponsored by Cara Credit Union. St. Brendan’s Park FC was founded in 1971. Over the last 50 years the club has fostered teams across all age groups to enjoy […]

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Pictured outside the Cara Credit Union Tralee were Roisin Smullen Cara Credit Union & Tralee tidy Towns , Joe Moynihan Tralee Tidy Towns  , Tim Guiheen Tralee Tidy Towns , Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union  . FRONT : L/R Michelle Quirke cara Credit Union and Brendan O'Brien Tralee Tidy Towns .

Cara Credit Union Lends Support To Tralee Tidy Towns

September 15, 2021 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union have teamed up with the Tralee Tidy Towns committee to lend support to the fantastic work done by the local group. Pa Laide, CEO of Cara Credit Union, said; ““Every day we see ordinary  people going to extraordinary lengths to make our communities better places to live. […]

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Cara Credit Union Helps Out St Vincent De Paul As Back To School Days Approach

Cara Credit Union Helps Out St Vincent De Paul As Back To School Days Approach

August 13, 2021 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union is lending its support to St Vincent de Paul, as parents struggle with the increasing back to school costs. A survey carried out by the Irish League of Credit Union shows the overall spend on school items is up for both primary and secondary schools. The cost […]

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Siobhan Donnelly Marketing Manager Cara Credit Union, Stephen Crookes, Patrick Burke Castleisland Branch Manager of Cara Credit Union.

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Celebrates Opening Of The 3,000th Current Account

July 30, 2021 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

STEPHEN Crookes from Mount Eagle, Brosna got a pleasant surprise when he recently opened a Cara Credit Union Current Account and applied for a globally accepted Mastercard Debit Card. As Cara Credit Union celebrated opening 3,000 current account since its launch in late 2019, they gifted Stephen with a cash […]

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Credit Union Survey Reveals Back To School Costs Concerns For Parents

Credit Union Survey Reveals Back To School Costs Concerns For Parents

July 21, 2021 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

ALTHOUGH we’re not even halfway through the summer holiday, back to school costs are never far from parents minds. A new survey from the Irish League of Credit Unions shows that back to schools cost still a struggle for parents, annual ILCU survey shows more than a quarter of parents […]

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Mark Murphy CEO Killarney Credit Union & Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union with Donagh and Sarah Walsh.

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Announces Arrangement With Irish Life

July 5, 2021 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Sponsored CARA Credit Union and Killarney Credit Union have announced an exciting new arrangement with Irish Life Financial Services. Irish Life Financial Services is an insurance intermediary that can review your protection, retirement, savings and investment needs, and offer a full financial review with one of their Qualified Financial Advisers. […]

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Cara Credit Union CEO Pa Laide with staff in Tralee welcoming the Apple Pay service to their Current Account services.

SPONSORED: Cara Credit Union Introduces Apple Pay To Current Account Service

June 5, 2021 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union, with branches in Tralee, Castleisland, Killorglin, Ballyduff and Causeway is delighted to announce a significant enhancement to their Current Account service with the introduction of Apple Pay. With the introduction of Google Pay and Fitbit Pay late last year, Apple Pay now completes the digital wallet offering […]

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Cara Credit Union Extends Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards

April 2, 2021 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union set up the Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards back in 2017 with a four year commitment to award €120,000 to support community based projects initiated by organisations within their common bond. The charities, clubs, groups and societies operating in our local community of Tralee, Castleisland, Killorglin, Ballyduff […]

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Daniel Finnegan, Jenny Newman, Nicole Moloney, Aisling Sweeney (Tralee Autism Town), Helen Geary, Nichole Comerford.

Cara Credit Union Helping Tralee Become An Autism-Friendly Town

March 11, 2021 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

In an effort to spread an understanding and awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Tralee,  Cara Credit Union staff undertook the AsIAm/Supervalu Autism Friendly Communities Project. “Firstly, on behalf of all our team in Tralee, Castleisland and Killorglin I would like to thank the Tralee Autism Friendly Town Committee, As […]

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Cara And Clanmaurice Credit Unions Merge

Cara And Clanmaurice Credit Unions Merge

February 24, 2021 at 8:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THE members of Cara Credit Union and Clanmaurice Credit Union have agreed a merger of the two credit unions. The combined credit union will have assets of over €270 million and 58,000 members. The offices at Tralee, Killorglin, Castleisland, Ballyduff and Causeway will remain open for members. Chair of the […]

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CEO of Cara CU Pa Laide

Members Asked To Vote On Merger Of Two Local Credit Unions

February 9, 2021 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union, with branches in Tralee, Castleisland and Killorglin, and Clanmaurice Credit Union, with branches in Ballyduff and Causeway, are asking their members to vote on a proposed merger. Both credit unions have collaborated on several initiatives in recent years and say a merger is the obvious way to […]

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Pa Laide CEO, Cara Credit Union and Sarah O’Regan Head of Credit, Cara Credit Union .

Cara Credit Union Approved As Lender Under Govt COVID Credit Guarantee Scheme

January 19, 2021 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union, a member of Metamo, the joint venture between 16 Credit Unions and Fexco, has been approved as a lender under the Government’s COVID-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme (CCGS). Cara Credit Union will now be able to provide Government backed loans directly to local SMEs, whose survival is critical […]

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Mark Hussey, Chief Operations Officer Cara Credit Union & Kate Walsh, Assistant Officer Members Services Centre Cara Credit Union

Cara Credit Union Launches Additions To Current Account

December 8, 2020 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union has announced an enhancement to their Current Account service with the introduction of Google Pay and Fitbit Pay. “Our Current Account members can now add their Debit Card to Google Pay and Fitbit Pay digital wallets, making it easier for those preferring to use their mobile phone […]

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Ellie Stack, a 5th year student in Mercy Mounthawk won 1st prize in the 14-17 age category of the Cara Credit Union Art Competition with this entry.

Imaginative Art From Prizewinners In Cara Credit Union Competition

November 27, 2020 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE Cara Credit Union Art Competition 2020 results were announced recently with students in Tralee schools featuring among the prizes. This year’s theme was ‘Imagine More’, influenced by the creative role art plays in Irish society and it encouraged participants to unlock their imagination and look at how art inspires us and our […]

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Front Row: Marie Healy (wife of the late Lauri Healy), Mary O’ Brien ( Friend of Lauri Healy) , Pa Laide, CEO of Cara Credit Union
 
Back Row: Helen Geary, Tom Lawlor, Suzanne Ennis, Sean Roche, Richard Bono all Cara Credit Union

Still Time To Apply For Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards

November 22, 2020 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union is welcoming funding applications for community projects through their Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards. 21 community groups and charitable organisations have already benefited from the awards and Sean Roche, the Chairperson of Cara Credit Union’s Community Sponsorship Committee said; “Cara Credit Union is very conscious of our ethos. […]

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Majella Forde and Stephen O’ Connor Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross and Pa Laide, CEO Cara Credit Union

Cara Credit Union Makes Donation To Tralee Branch Of Irish Red Cross

November 17, 2020 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union has come on board to support a community organisation which has provided fantastic service in the Tralee area for decades. The Tralee Branch of The Irish Red Cross celebrated 80 years in Tralee last year. Over these years, the volunteers have served our communities in Kerry diligently. […]

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Cara Credit Union CEO Pa Laide with Sarah O’ Regan Head of Credit at Cara Credit Union.

SPONSORED: Cara Credit Union Supporting Local Businesses With Low-Cost Flexible Loans

October 28, 2020 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union with branches in Tralee, Castleisland and Killorglin have extended the hand of friendship to businesses in their communities. The expansion of their suite of Business loans now include loans for tax purposes spanning to longer term loans up to €175,000. Cara Credit Union are offering great value, […]

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The Cara Credit Union team celebrating last year's award.

Credit Unions Claim Sixth ‘Best Customer Service’ Award In A Row

October 20, 2020 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

FOR the sixth consecutive year, credit unions have claimed pole position for the best customer experience in Ireland at the official CXi awards announced today. Credit unions have strengthened their reputation as Ireland’s undisputed CX champions by not just taking the top spot again this year, but by also extending […]

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Local Chapter Celebrates International Credit Union Day

Local Chapter Celebrates International Credit Union Day

October 16, 2020 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

CREDIT Unions across Kerry and West Limerick joined members around the world to celebrate International Credit Union Day on Thursday, an annual event to commemorate the credit union movement’s impact and achievements. This year’s theme is ‘Inspiring Hope For a Global Community’ reflecting how credit unions around the globe have […]

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Pa Laide CEO, Cara Credit Union and Mark Murphy CEO, Killarney Credit Union

Cara Credit Union Welcomes Current Account Sponsorship Of Ladies Football C’Ship

October 15, 2020 at 3:53 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union and Killarney Credit Union are delighted to announce their Current Account with globally accepted Mastercard® Debit Card as the new sponsors of the LGFA’s All-Ireland Ladies Club Football Championships. This partnership will also sponsor the LGFA’s annual All-Ireland Club 7s blitz day and National Volunteer awards.  This […]

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Front Row: Marie Healy (wife of the late Lauri Healy), Mary O’ Brien ( Friend of Lauri Healy) , Pa Laide, CEO of Cara Credit Union
 
Back Row: Helen Geary, Tom Lawlor, Suzanne Ennis, Sean Roche, Richard Bono all Cara Credit Union

Cara Credit Union Invites Applications For Community Projects Funding

October 14, 2020 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union is welcoming funding applications for community projects through their Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Awards. 21 community groups and charitable organisations have already benefited from the awards and Sean Roche, the Chairperson of Cara Credit Union’s Community Sponsorship Committee said; “Cara Credit Union is very conscious of our ethos. […]

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