About us

We've been around since 1862, when we started as the City of Glasgow Friendly Society. Fast forward to today, we're known as Scottish Friendly Assurance. With over £4.5 billion in assets and 814,000 members, as of 26th April 2023.

We're proud to be one of the UK's biggest mutual life offices, helping our customers plan for their futures for over 160 years. We don't have shareholders - the person we care about keeping happy is you.

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Who we are

Scottish Friendly isn’t just your average financial services group. Everything we do is about making life better for our customers.


Community involvement

Discover how we’re contributing to the well-being of young people and those in need to help create a meaningful impact.

how we operate

How we operate

We're based in the heart of Glasgow and our colleagues and management team are totally dedicated to you.

Working with us

Scottish Friendly could be the place for you if you’re considering taking the next step in your career.

We’re proud of how we treat our people and they’re proud to work for us.

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From supporting the local community to minimising our environmental impact, we aim to ensure that our actions positively impact society.


Proud to be a mutual

Scottish Friendly isn’t just another financial services provider. We’re a mutual. Your interests are ours.

That’s because, unlike most financial organisations, we don't have shareholders to pay. You’re what matters most.

Plus, we’re not just friendly to our customers. We’re friendly to our communities and the world around us.

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