Creditplus Accreditations & Awards

One of our key focuses is our Ethical Lending policy and we put the well-being of our customers as our first priority. This is why we're so proud to have received the following accreditations and awards.


Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) 

The FCA regulates the financial services industry in the UK. They are there to protect consumers whilst ensuring that businesses operate in a fair and professional manner. We take our obligations as a leading car finance provider very seriously and ensure we abide to the regulations the FCA set out at all times.



Specialist Automotive Finance (SAF)

SAF was introduced into the motoring industry by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) to help raise professional standards and also to enrich individual's knowledge.

All Creditplus employees have successfully completed the SAF test. Training for the test enhances employee’s knowledge and credibility, and enables us to provide helpful information and the best advice to our customers.


RAC Approved Dealer

RAC Approved Dealers are the only dealers who offer RAC BuySure; a guarantee that every car purchased from one of our Approved Dealers comes with a comprehensive package to cover your car for the first period of ownership. Read more about what's involved at our RAC Approved Dealer page. RAC visit Approved Dealers at least 6 times a year to check their vehicles are prepared to our standards.



Highly Commended - Best Automotive and Best Storyteller - UK Blog Awards 2016

Despite stiff competition and more blogs entering than ever before, Creditplus were Highly Commended in two categories at the 2016 UK Blog Awards. We were proud to be Highly Commended in the Best Company - Automotive category, beating a strong field of dedicated motoring blogs, as well as being Highly Commended in the Best Storyteller category, sponsored by Odeon Cinemas. Our commitment to creating high quality blogs, features and videos has been rewarded once again.

Read our blog post on our experience at the UK Blog Awards 2016.


Best Automotive Blog - UK Blog Awards 2015

The UK Blog Awards have been set up to showcase digital talent in the UK. They enable industry professionals to have their talent recognised and to seek inspiration from other bloggers.

The Creditplus Blog was named as Best Company in the Automotive category in 2015, beating off stiff competition from some fantastic blogs.

Read our news story "Creditplus win top prize at UK Blog Awards 2015"


Best Car Finance Provider - Credit Today Awards 2014

Creditplus were finalists for the ‘Best Car Finance Provider’ award in the Credit Today Awards in 2014.

Read the full story Creditplus win Best Car Finance Provide at Credit Today Awards 2014


50 Most Influential Individuals in the UK Car Finance Industry - Motor Finance Online


Shaun Armstrong, Managing Director of Creditplus, was voted 12th Most Influential Individual in the car finance industry in a survey conducted by automotive professionals in 2013.

Shaun commented: “It's an honour to yet again be included in the top 50 Most Powerful People in the Car Finance Industry. The industry had a really strong year; both new and used car sales were up significantly on the previous year, loan book performance across both prime and non prime lenders held well on bad debt and delinquency rates and liquidity is returning to the markets.”

Read our news story on "Creditplus MD Shaun Armstrong named amongst most influential in car finance"


Shaun was also named amongst the top 50 Influential Individuals in the car finance industry in 2012.

Shaun commented: “Whilst I'm flattered to be included in the list of the Top 50 Most Powerful People in the UK Car Finance Industry, the list includes many other people that have really helped to keep our industry innovative and healthy after the tough years of recession.”

Read our news story on "Shaun Armstrong named in top 50 influential individuals in car finance 2012"

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