First Defence Finance

First Defence Finance

First Defence Finance is the number one provider of credit union services for the Armed Forces. Serving over 4,000 members of the Armed Forces community and we pride ourselves on being a financial organisation that puts the needs of our military first.

Since launching we have helped Service Personnel save and borrow over £9million, with flexible repayments straight from your military pay.

First Defence Finance is a trading name of Plane Saver Credit Union.

Join today for free at or call: 020 8066 3400

Services & Benefits

  • Serving over 4,000 members of the Armed Forces community
  • Flexible savings and affordable loans with repayments straight from your pay.
  • Save from as little as £10 per month
  • FREE to join and close the account at anytime
  • Introductory Loans of up to £5,000
  • Borrow up to £25,000 from as little as 3.4% APR
  • 1% Return paid on our Regular Saver in the last Financial Year (2019)
  • Secure online account access and mobile app
  • Help get you credit score back on track with our Credit Builder Loans
  • FREE Life cover on savings and loans of up to £10,000 at no extra cost (T&Cs apply)
  • Interest calculated on the reducing balance
  • No fees or early repayment penalties
  • Family members living at your same address and veterans in receipt of an MOD pension can also join

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