For Members

As a Leeds Building Society member you're more than just a customer. We're a mutual building society which means we are wholly owned by our members.

Protecting yourself against online identity theft

by Leeds Building Society


Online identity theft is the fastest-growing crime in the United Kingdom. In this guide, we explain how criminals steal online identities, which information you need to protect, and how you can go about protecting it.

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How to stay safe on social media

by Leeds Building Society


Social media has become part of everyday life for many of us. Whether you use it to keep in touch with friends or to follow your favourite brands you should learn how to stay safe on social media.

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Scams you might not know about but should

by Leeds Building Society


There are lots of scams happening every single day and the biggest give away is this - if it sounds too good to be true it probably is! Beware of these common scams...

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11 golden rules to keep you safe from common frauds

by Leeds Building Society


Do you know your phishing from your vishing or smishing? Admittedly these terms sound funny but if you fall victim to one of these frauds it’s no laughing matter...

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Supporting local communities

by Leeds Building Society


We offer volunteering hours to colleagues each and every year but why do we do it? For us, our members are central to everything we do. We're not just committed to giving them the best possible service, but also making a positive difference to the communities they live in.

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Our survey revealed: Community matters to you

by Leeds Building Society


With our new partnership in mind, we wanted to find out if communtiy was important to you. We discovered that nearly half of the people we surveyed struggle to meet people in their local community. But the importance of community was well recognised.

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Why community matters

by Leeds Building Society


We believe in the importance of community and are committed to supporting the local communities of our members and colleagues. That’s why we’re proud of our new partnership with parkrun, helping to strengthen local communities together.

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AGM 2017 round-up

by Leeds Building Society


Every year we invite members to vote and help shape the future of our Society in the AGM. As a member you have the opportunity to vote on who makes up our Board of directors and how our Society is run. So you may be wondering, what exactly happened at the meeting?

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The Spring Budget 2017: what it could mean for you

by Leeds Building Society


A summary of Philip Hammond's spring budget statement 2017, and how his announcements could affect you.

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Charitable Foundation hits 1.5 million pounds in donations

by Leeds Building Society


We’re celebrating a huge milestone this year – the Leeds Building Society Foundation has reached £1.5 million in donations! The Foundation, run independently to the Society, was established to support UK charities committed to relieving hardship and suffering and awards grants of up to £1,000 to good causes based near our branches and offices.

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How we've helped our members

by Leeds Building Society


Whether it's saving for their home, going on that holiday of a lifetime, or paying for their big day, we've always worked to help our members do more with their money. Here are a few of the things we've helped our members achieve over the years.

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If I were Chancellor...

by Leeds Building Society


Ahead of the Autumn Statement, our members have revealed what they would do if they were Chancellor. Scrapping tax on savings interest and cracking down on tax evasion were hot topics in our latest TalkingPoint member's forum.

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The Autumn Statement Explained

by Leeds Building Society


On 23rd November, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond will deliver his Autumn Statement - the first big financial announcement since Brexit. We've broken down some of the big issues the Chancellor might discuss.

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Pass on something legendary

by Leeds Building Society


Have you ever considered leaving a donation to a favourite charity in your Will? Leaving a gift in your Will is a legendary thing to do and enables charities to continue their vital work. This year, Remember a Charity Week recognises living legends who pass on a legacy through their giving.

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Making your vote really count

by Leeds Building Society


We used our online member forum, TalkingPoint, to find out which charities you wanted us to support at our AGM earlier this year. You chose to support homeless charities and organisations supporting adults and children with physical and mental disabilities – Depaul and Sense.

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Let's talk EU Referendum

by Leeds Building Society


The upcoming referendum is high on the agenda at the moment, with lots of discussion going on about what could happen and what it might mean for Britain

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The lowdown on Lifetime ISAs

by Leeds Building Society


With a Lifetime ISA, you can save either for a deposit on your first home or for your retirement. Whatever you do, the government will match 25% of your savings. Here's what you need to know about the Lifetime ISA.

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You told us, we listened

by Leeds Building Society


We're always thinking about ways to help make it easier for you to manage your money, which is why we asked you to share your thoughts on how we could improve our online experience.

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Top tips to get you ready for summer

by Leeds Building Society


At this time of year it’s exciting to make summer plans, but it is easy to forget the small details that could potentially spell disaster for your holidays. Take a look at our top tips on how to make sure you’re ready for summer.

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10 facts about Leeds Building Society

by Leeds Building Society


2015 is Leeds Building Society's 140 anniversary year. Here we take a look back through our history with a list of 10 facts you might not have known about Leeds Building Society.

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