Back to School

Back to School

If you think children drain your cash in the summer holidays, it’s nothing on the financial hit when they go back to school! Kitting your kids out for a new school year can be expensive, but we’ll ease the stress with our school loan.

Apply for a Back to School Loan today or work out an affordable repayment plan based on your budget, using our handy Loan Calculator.

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Get kids set up for the year…

  • No set-up fees
  • 99% approval rate
  • Flexible terms, no penalties for early repayment
  • Free loan protection insurance (terms and conditions apply)
  • Interest calculated only on the outstanding balance of the loan
  • Quick decisions, with some loans being approved on the same day

Repayment Example:

A school loan of €1,000 over a 12 month loan term at a rate of 9.99% (10.46% APR) equates to weekly repayments of €20 and a total loan cost of €1,052 (representative example as at 1 October 2020). Terms and conditions apply.


While every care has been made in the production of this web page, the Credit Union, or any of its staff, cannot be held responsible for any omissions, errors or other mistakes on the site. This web page is for illustrative purposes only, to give you, the borrower, an overview of the potential cost of borrowing.

This does not constitute a loan offer. School loans are subject to approval. Terms and conditions apply. If you do not meet the repayments on your loan, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating, which may limit your ability to access credit in the future. For more information, contact us on freephone 1800 23 24 25. Loan amounts and 99% approval rate is based on figures from 2020.

Rates are correct as of 1/10/2020 and are subject to change. Croí Laighean Credit Union is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.