About Us

First for Money is a not-for-profit organisation operating for the benefit of people who live and work in, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Northumberland.

We work with individuals and businesses in our region to encourage positive financial awareness and are committed to offering a transparent and ethical approach to managing savings and loans.

We are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority and we are able to offer free insurance on all our savings and loans.

We work with:

  • Individual members
  • Business partners
  • Small-medium enterprises (SMEs)

There is a £2 non -refundable joining fee and members must deposit a minimum of £5 into a regular savings account at the time of joining. A minimum of £5 must be maintained in a regular savings account at all times. There is also a £5 annual fee which is charged on a quarterly basis.