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Share Accounts can be also opened jointly, or as a group with up
to four signatories.
You can even open a Share Account on behalf of a child, which
will become their own when they are aged 16. Download an application
form. Please note that you have to be a
UK resident to open a Share
To invest in Shared Interest Society you need to
take three simple steps:
1. Read about the Share Account
and associated Terms
2, Either open a Share
Account online, or download an
investor enquiry pack and post it back to us. Shared
Interest enables UK investors to share the risk involved in trying
to provide a fairer way of doing business. By opening a Share
Account you are agreeing to take and share this risk.
3 We will then ask you to send us
a cheque for your investment made payable to "Shared Interest
Society", or make a bank transfer which will be added to your
Then, Once open
running your account is simple; you will receive regular statements
detailing your transactions. You will also receive
information and messages from the producers we are helping in a
You can invest further funds up to the value of
£100,000 and apply to make a withdrawal whenever you want.
Shared Interest lends money to (fair trade)
businesses all round the world to achieve positive social
impact. If we experienced substantial bad debts in one year,
wiping out our £2.03 million reserves, we would have to suspend
withdrawals or make a charge against Share Accounts. However,
this has never occurred in the entire operation of the Society
from its commencement in 1990 to-date.
More information: If you would like to talk to
our membership team about opening a share account call Ann or Alan
on 0191 2339102. or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Invest in a fairer world:
your journey. Click here and open a Share Account online