Renfrewshire Wide Credit Union
41 High Street, Paisley

Tel: 0141 889 7442
email: info@rwcu.co.uk
Fax: 0141 848 6813

Funeral Finance

When you suffer the loss of a loved one, the last thing you need to be worrying about is how to pay for the funeral.

The rising cost of the average funeral in Scotland is £3,716, Renfrewshire-Wide Credit Union appreciates that not everyone can afford this and have now launched our funeral finance loan.

With the funeral finance loan, you can borrow up to £3,000 to help with the cost of the funeral. This is an ethical affordable way to pay for your loved one’s funeral.

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Funeral Finance

How do I apply for this loan?

Online - If you wish to apply for this loan, you can register for online access following this link "Register Here" and apply online. Please see Loan Application Checklist on what documentation you will need to provide once your loan application has been received, your proof of income can be emailed over to info@rwcu.co.uk or handed in to our office. 

Please note online registration can take up to 48hrs.

Office - If you wish to apply for this loan in our Paisley office you will have to complete a loan application form, please see Loan Application Checklist below for what you will need to bring with you. Failure to bring the correct documentation for the loan will result in a delay. We can only accept loan applications that have the correct proof of income.

Loan Application Checklist


You must be 18 or over to apply for a loan.

You must NOT be using debt Management Company or are in the process of being declared bankrupt or entering into a Trust Deed or a Debt Arrangement Scheme as we will not be able to process the loan.

After applying we will require you to supply proof of your income; a member of staff will contact you to inform you of the relevant paperwork.

If you have any doubts about the loans please do not hesitate to contact the office either by phone or email or by using the secure message service on your online account.

If you have received arrears letters on your current loan this may affect any future borrowing. It is your responsibility to ensure your loan is paid up to date. If you are in financial difficulty please contact us on 0141 889 7442.

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