Credit Unions have been voted The Most Highly Regarded Organisation in Ireland today 10th May 2018. As Credit Unions are owned by their members, the people who save with and borrow from them, this is an award we can all be proud of.
The award was given by REPTRAK 2018 following a survey of over 7000 members of the public. There were 17 different categories of organisations, with credit unions claiming the top spot overall. RepTrak stated that Credit Unions won for their ‘role in providing trusted financial services to local communities and being at the heart of communities in Ireland’.
Companies were ranked on a Reputation Pulse score from 0-100, based on levels of trust, respect, esteem and admiration. With a RepTrak® score of 82, credit unions were one of four organisations to fall within the ‘Excellent (80+)’ category. The average RepTrak® score was 66.0, with the an average score of 57.5 amongst financial services organisations.