1st Anniversary of The Penny Post Group!

Today we’re celebrating the first anniversary of The Penny Post Group – when Penny Post, and Voyager Alliance and Retail CU joined forces to benefit all our members!

It has been an exciting year working together to grow membership, investing in our team and technology, and improving overall service to all our members, old and new.

The opportunity of a lifetime

Forming The Penny Post Group was the opportunity of a lifetime!

CEO, Matt Goulding said “Penny Post has always had ambition growth plans. The transfer of engagements and forming The Penny Post Group was an opportunity of a lifetime, giving both credit unions the chance to jointly expand their business and product range to benefit all members. We’re looking forward to a bright future ahead.”

Improvements so far!

It has been an exciting year for The Penny Post Group!

  • Welcomed 8 new Team members across Customer Service, Finance and Payroll, Communications and Development to improve service to members.
  • Introduced the Bereavement Fund to Voyager Alliance members, a free benefit giving up to £5,000 financial help and peace of mind in the event of a member’s death.
  • Rolled out of our Nivo App to Voyager Alliance members, providing secure and instant messaging for members.
  • New website for Voyager Alliance with easy, mobile friendly application forms, loan and saving calculators.
  • Introduced new Gold, Platinum and Savings Secured loans to Voyager Alliance members, with great rates, which reward saving with us too.
  • Introduced our new Swap & Save loan to help members tidy up their finances and save money!
  • Instagram and LinkedIn social media channels for Voyager Alliance to entertain members and keep then up to date on credit union matters.
  • Our Development team have hosted Wellbeing Events across the country.
  • Celebrated Voyager Alliance’s 30th Anniversary, and reflected on our journey since a group of employees came together to launched their own credit union. Take a look back at the last 30 years here!

A bright future ahead

We have more exciting developments planned for 2023 to make our credit union bigger, brighter, bolder and better for everyone. Our members are at the heart of everything we do.

“It has been a big year for us at Voyager Alliance, with lots of positive changes! Growing our team has meant members can get in touch with us easily and we have been able to increase our presence online and in-person. We’re looking forward to the future! We’ll be increasing our membership, and helping even more members with their financial wellbeing.” said Maria, our Operations Manager.

We’re looking forward to seeing what the future holds!