Your Credit Union Savings


Your local Credit Union, Prince Bishops Community Bank offers a safe home for your savings. Our savings accounts give you the opportunity to save money in a way that works for you.


The Credit Union helps you by encouraging the habit of saving, whether it is in the short or long term. We make it easy for you to save and help create a more secure future for yourself and your family.


Savings Methods

With a range of ways to save it’s never been easier. You can save with Prince Bishops Community Bank via direct debits, recurring debit card payments, standing orders, benefit direct or payroll deductions (save direct from your pay).

Junior Savers

Prince Bishops Community Bank also offer a junior savers account for children and young people up to the age of 16. The account is set up by an adult on behalf of the junior. Setting up a junior account is simple, just complete an application form online or in one of our branches.

Payroll Deductions

Prince Bishops Community Bank also offer a payroll savings scheme for organisations and their employees in County Durham and Northumberland. Money is deducted an employee’s salary via payroll deduction and credited directly into their Credit Union savings account.  To check if your employer is on board give us a ring on 01207 232 351.


Member’s savings are protected under the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. By joining Prince Bishops and saving with us, you are not only helping to build up your own financial security, you are also helping the wider community.