Loving Local: Capital Credit Union gives members a warm welcome

With over 50,000 members and several branches in South Dublin, Capital Credit Union has supported its members for over 50 years.

“Supporting our community is always our main focus. This month along we have launched a Community Sponsorship Fund of €50,000, a School Saving Scheme and 16 Higher Education Scholarship’s, so any student continuing their education should apply,” said James Liston, Business Development Officer for Capital Credit Union.

Currently, Capital Credit Union have a special ‘Welcome Loan’ for first time borrowers with a reduced interest rate.

Members can apply for loans up to €100,000 online, on the phone or in the branch with loans generally approved in 24 to 48 hours.

“As part of Stay Local, Borrow Local, Spend Local, we wanted to work with local businesses, so we set up CU SmartPay.

“So far, it’s been a huge success for us and our business partners, it’s a win-win and keeps money in the local community, employs local people and gives our members great value,” said James.

More information on all these services can be found on www.capitalcu.ie or by calling (01) 299 0400.

Pod Office Solutions

One of the first CU SmartPay partners was Pod Office Solutions, who are the future of home working.

Their Director Kara said: “The transition to working from home has been happening slowly for years but the pandemic has really sped up this process and shown that employees can work at home and maintain their efficiency in work.”

“However, what we find is that people need their dedicated space to work and our pod offices are a really smart, tidy and affordable way for people to have their own office in their garden,” Kara explained.

“We offer a range of services for any potential customers from design, planning delivery and installation. 

“All office layouts and interiors can also be designed to meet your needs. We are located in Dublin 14 with our state-of-the-art showroom, but we can also visit your home to ensure we meet your needs.

“If you want to get in touch please call us on (087) 634 7706 or find us on www.podofficesolutions.ie

Classic Window Replacements

With more people than ever trying to bring improve their home’s BER Rating, Classic Window Replacement have seen a huge upsurge in business.

“We have been in business for over 25 years now, focusing mainly on window and composite door installation,” said their Director James Murphy.

“Every customer we speak to wants to improve their homes energy rating and we can do that in a very cost-effective way.

“We have several window solutions for your home from UPVC to Triple Glazed Windows and we can also facilitate major home renovations.”

“If anyone would like to talk to is and get a free quote, we’d really be happy to speak with you. You can call us on (01) 284 0582 or find us at www.classicwindowreplacements.ie.”

SKON Design

Based in Churchtown, Dublin 14, SKON Design are the definition of a local businesses. “We are an Irish owned company with 15 years’ experience specialising in bespoke sliding wardrobes,” said David Doyle, SKON Design’s Managing Director.

 “Our units are handmade from start to finish by our team. This means each unit is designed for you and your space only, this makes your wardrobe a completely unique piece. If you can think of it, we can make it!

“We use only the best materials on the market and pride ourselves on our quality of work and attention to detail. 

“Our designers, production team and fitters are all carpenters and cabinet makers. We use the best in the business, so you receive only the best.

“Also, we offer 10-year guarantee on all SKON DESIGN products.”

Call on (01) 298 9059 or find us on www.skondesign.com for a free consultation.

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