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Take a look at our interview with Chief Operating Officer, Sam Chivers

29 Jun, 2017

A Chat With… Our Chief Operating Officer


We sat down with our Chief Operating Officer, Sam Chivers, to talk about one of the major projects the company has been working on recently and how this will benefit our members. We also talked about how his role has developed since transitioning from Head of IT to Chief Operating Officer in February.

Junior ISA 6th birthday

09 Nov, 2017

The Junior ISA turns six in November….and you can celebrate too!


The Junior ISA child savings account was launched by the government in November 2011 and this month sees the plan’s 6th birthday. The savings plan has proved a real winner, with around two million Junior ISAs having been opened in its first five years and no sign of its success slowing down.

We talked to our Member Services Team Leader, Val Brookes, about her 28 years with Shepherds Friendly

04 Oct, 2017

A Chat With… Member Services Team Leader, Val Brookes


As a mutual society founded over 190 years ago, making sure the needs of our members are met is our top priority. We sat down with our Member Services Team Leader, Val Brookes, to talk about how her role has developed during her 27 years with Shepherds Friendly!

25 Jul, 2017

Shepherds Friendly Society celebrates Investors in People Gold Award


We are delighted to announce we have been presented with the Investors in People Gold Award in recognition of our outstanding commitment to managing, developing and supporting our staff; one of only 1,500 organisations throughout the UK to receive the award. A key theme of our mutual core values and principles is to provide our members with an excellent service at all times, and in order to achieve and maintain these standards, ongoing investment in our team is essential.

Silver Service Rating

27 Jun, 2017

Shepherds Friendly Income Protection Plan has been awarded a Silver Service Rating


The Business Development Team here at Shepherds Friendly is delighted to have scored well in Defaqto’s 2017 Protection Service Review and achieved a Silver Service Rating. We recognise that it is often hard to distinguish between seemingly similar products. The Defaqto Silver Service Rating will help by providing a key differentiator when researching and selecting a product. Everyone at Shepherds Friendly is pleased to have achieved such a fantastic result.

Call us today on

0800 526 249

to talk to our friendly Customer Services team

Income Protection

Protect your income if sickness or injury strikes

Apply for a Shepherds Friendly plan online and get a Love2Shop voucher code worth up to £50* once you’ve made your first payment into the plan

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Over 50s Life Plan

Now improved so it pays out an even bigger guaranteed cash lump sum

Child Trust Fund Unit Price

£2.7142 as at 7th November 2017

Please note: this price fluctuates daily.