Having fun to create
better communities

We may be a financial services provider but, as a mutual society, it’s about more than money. We’re different. It’s about people – and helping the communities around us. We’re not called Foresters Friendly for nothing.

Free membership with all our products

Take out any of our financial products and you’ll automatically become a member with access to Foresters Extras, our member benefits package.


Members together

Charity fundraising events, dinner dances, walks in the countryside, theatre trips or just a coffee and a slice of cake. There is always something coming up for members who want to get involved. To find your nearest social branch, take a look at our upcoming events or contact our Court Helpdesk team on 0800 101 8310 or email [email protected].

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something back

What is life if we can’t help people? Supporting charitable causes is a huge part of what we do. So every year we nominate a cause for our Annual Charity Appeal. And this year’s is something absolutely incredible.

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our community

We’re proud sponsors of Foresters Brass, a band which can trace its roots back to 1902! Foresters Brass, based in Leicester, have brought joy to many across the UK and overseas.  Achieving notable success over the years, they have performed at many prestigious venues, including the Royal Albert Hall! Why not visit their website to find out more?


Get involved

with our branches

Our social branches are how our members engage with each other locally. They help to ensure that members have the opportunity to become active in the Society and are a source of support and friendship. With over 180 branches across the UK, there’s plenty to get involved in. If you’re interested in taking on a role within one of our branches, take a look at our current opportunities.

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There are two ways to become a

Foresters member

FREE membership included

Take out one of our financial products

You might want to put something away for your children. Or save up for your future. Every one of our products includes free membership with access to a range of benefits.

£25 per year

Membership subscription

Don’t need a financial product? Don’t worry. You’ll also be welcomed as a member by taking out an annual subscription. For only £25 every year you can enjoy all the benefits of Foresters Extras, including financial support, practical help, as well as social and community events.

The membership benefits we provide aren’t regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority or the Prudential Regulation Authority, and are regularly reviewed by us to ensure they are relevant to our members. Qualifying periods apply.