Longford Credit Union members agree to merge with Mullingar

Credit union members in Longford and Mullingar have agreed to a proposal to merge the branches.

AGMs of both financial institutions took place last night with an estimated 86% of members in Longford voting for the proposal.

In order for the proposal to be approved and to move to the next stage, more than 75% of members at last night’s AGM had to agree the deal. It’s believed that a number of legal issues will now need to be cleared before the merger become official sometime next year.