In March 2010 the Financial Service Authority approved a further extension to cover the local authority area of Newport.
In July 2013 the Credit Union moved to purpose built premises on the high street in Caerphilly in order to become more
accessible and grow further.
Smart Money Cymru has increased in size steadily , providing access to low cost finance to members within its common bond area. (Live or Work - Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent and Newport) and accordingly directly
addressing financial exclusion for more people.
Caerphilly based Parent Network have 90% of their staff as new members of the credit union. The Parent Network is actively promoting good financial health in the community and has been
working with the credit union for some time.