Gareth Thomas MP

From Harrow, For Harrow.

  • Home /
  • Campaigns / Gareth Thomas MP launches armed forces credit union campaign

Gareth Thomas MP launches armed forces credit union campaign

August 2014

Following concerns about pay day loan companies exploiting the financial difficulties of serving personnel and veterans, raised by a number of military charities including the Royal British Legion, Gareth Thomas MP renewed his call for a Military Credit Union similar to the US's Navy Federal to be created in the UK.

To read the full article, click here.

April 2014

Gareth Thomas MP, Shadow Europe Minister, led a debate on 8 April 2014 calling for an armed forces credit union to help military families who may be facing financial difficulty.

“An armed forces credit union could provide specialist financial products tailored to meet the needs of service families and importantly help them plan for a future civilian life.”

To read the full debate transcript, click here. 

The Labour Party will place cookies on your computer to help us make this website better.

Please read this to review the updates about which cookies we use and what information we collect on our site.

To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. Use of this site confirms your acceptance of these cookies.