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Kinder banking, it’s in our nature.
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Kinder banking. It's in our nature.

At The Cumberland, we do what comes naturally. Because what comes naturally is best for our world.

We treat people with warmth and respect their dreams and ambitions. Whether you’re applying for a mortgage, starting a business or saving for retirement, we're here to provide support.

We lend a helping hand in our communities. We ensure everyone feels included, look out for the most vulnerable and offer practical solutions.

We know that caring about people means caring for nature - from the countryside and wildlife to everything beyond.

We look to the environment when it comes to making decisions. Because a sustainable future is the best foundation to build.

Real people, not robots
We’re real people, not robots. So when you speak to us, you know you’ll get a personal service.
Mortgages for squirrels
Take out a new house purchase mortgage with us and we’ll make a donation to Cumbria Wildlife Trust.
Championing our people
We're celebrating the people who make us who we are, by sharing their stories.

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Photo: Family Business Awards crowns regional champions in front of capacity crowd
Family Business Awards crowns regional champions in front of capacity crowd

Family businesses from across the North West of England celebrated in spectacular style at the 2022 North West Family Business Awards at Liverpool’s iconic Titanic Hotel.

Photo: Cumberland steps up investment and commits to ‘kinder banking’'
Cumberland steps up investment and commits to ‘kinder banking’'

The Cumberland Building Society is embarking on major investment as it promises to offer banking services that are “kinder to people and planet”.

Photo: Leading innovator in the finance sector appointed as Chief Information Officer
Leading innovator in the finance sector appointed as Chief Information Officer

The Cumberland Building Society has underlined its intent to modernise the business by creating a new post of chief information officer and appointing a leading innovator in the finance sector to the job.

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Your eligible deposits held by a UK establishment of Cumberland Building Society are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered.

Please click here for further information or visit www.fscs.org.uk.

Your mortgage is secured on your home. Think carefully before securing other debts against your home. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.