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Financial Benefits

Citizens Advice

  • offers information to assist people to make informed choices,
  • provides the advice people need for the problems they face, and improves the policies and practices that affect people’s lives,
  • offers free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. They value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

To find out more, visit the Citizens Advice website.

Staff Lottery

The staff lottery was introduced in September 2005 to raise funds for the UHB Health Charity, Registered Number 1056544, for the benefit of both staff and patients. It also gives staff the chance to win £1,000 on each weekly draw. All members of staff across the Board can join the Lottery and for as little as one pound per week you could be £1,000 richer.

Legacy and Conveyancing Discount

Bowden Jones Solicitors has teamed up with Cardiff & Vale Health Charity to offer a range of discounts to all UHB staff.

Post Office® Money

Preferential currency rates are available for Cardiff and Vale UHB staff at the Post Office® in the Concourse, UHW.  Spend £250 or more on Euros, US dollars or our Travel Money Card to receive your NHS staff rate.

Change Account

The Change Account is a new form of transactional account, designed to simplify your finances. The account is open to all and you can sign up in minutes with immediate allocation of your account number and sort code. 

Credit Unions

Whether you would like to set up a regular saving account, or take out a safe low cost loan, Credit Unions are there to help, and offer a number of benefits.

Credit Unions are financial co-operatives, owned and controlled by its members on a non profit making basis. They function through the accumulation of members’ savings creating a fund of money, which is then used to offer a source of credit to members at a low rate of interest.

Cardiff & Vale Credit Union run a successful payroll deduction scheme through which all NHS employees can save directly to a Credit Union savings account from their wages.  Join online at


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