In addition to opening a basic account for your everyday needs, a savings account may be maintained.
- To have some money set aside for emergencies
- To build up a sum to pay for little luxuries or for special occasions, e.g. birthdays or Christmas
- You might also want to save for more expensive items such as a holiday
- To give you a sense of security and independence
As a member of Community Savings, we will expect you to save a minimum of £5 per month, but we will help you budget so that you can put money aside. You can request a statement at any time so that you can keep in touch with your progress.