Author Archives: Matthew Law

Are you making the most of your Cash ISA savings?

You might have noticed that some financial institutions have reduced their ISA interest rates recently, so, it’s definitely worth checking to see if this has impacted you and if you’d benefit from considering switching your cash ISA to another provider. Is it complicated or time consuming to change ISA provider? The process for switching your […]

Help to Buy ISA Deadline

Halloween’s finally over that means the only scary thought now is that the Help to Buy: ISA deadline is fast approaching. You have until the 30th November 2019 to open your new account, subject to eligibility. The Help to Buy: ISA is government backed and allows first time buyers to save for their first home […]

Charity Bike Challenge

On Friday the staff of PBS completed their big bike challenge raising money for Sunbeams Music trust. We cycled an amazing 112 miles during our working day and raised £71.48 in the process with the kind donations of our Members. This was also the final challenge of our Bronze Better Health at Work Award which […]

Better Health at Work Award

Penrith Building Society has recently signed up to the Better Health at Work Award commencing at Bronze level, which focuses on the Health and Wellbeing of its employees initially. As we pass and progress through the levels we can use our knowledge and skills to aid the wider community. Clare, Matthew, Freya and James have […]

Christine celebrates 40 years of working at Penrith Building Society

Christine joined our team in May 1979 and last week we celebrated 40 years of her loyal and dedicated service. Our Finance Director, Elspeth, presented Christine with a lovely bouquet of flowers and she commented that she could not believe how quickly the past 40 years have passed. Christine will be a familiar face to […]

How to identify and avoid common types of scams

Here at Penrith Building Society, we are passionate about helping people avoid being a victim of fraud. Below you will find information about the types of scams that you could be affected by and some pointers that should help you to identify if that phone call or email is trying to catch you out. Pension […]