The voice of building societies

The Building Societies Association (BSA) is the voice for all 43 UK building societies as well as 6 credit unions. Together these organisations serve around 25 million customers across the UK

Latest content from the BSA

Sunday Times ‘Best Companies To Work For’ list features...

25 Feb 2020

Both Coventry and Skipton building societies have been acknowledged in the annual Best Big Companies To Work For list in 2020.

By Amy McCluskey

Will fintech transform UK financial services in the nex...

21 Feb 2020

Ahead of the BSA’s second Understanding Fintech course on 17 and 18 March, the BSA asked the course teacher Richard Johnson to give his predictions about the future of fintech and how building societi...

By Robert Thickett

Guest blog: Making employee well-being a board level pr...

20 Feb 2020

Miles Advisory shares why they think well-being is important to our sector's workforce.

By Deborah Cooper

Guest blog: Does your counter cheque make the ‘grade’?

11 Feb 2020

With the electronic transfer of the cheque image, this clearing cycle has been reduced to two working days for access to cleared funds. However, the process presents some new challenges.​

By Lynton Buxton

BSA responds MHCLG First Homes consultation launch

07 Feb 2020

Today the Ministry for Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) launched a consultation on its ‘First Homes’ scheme.

By Amy McCluskey

BSA supports Take Five campaign

05 Feb 2020

The BSA is supporting the latest Take Five campaign, which incorporates updated messaging, general advice and an industry toolkit for use by financial services to help customers spot and prevent acts ...

By Amy McCluskey