What is a term deposit rollover risk?

Term deposits expire, or mature, at a certain date. At this point, if you haven’t organised moving your money into a new term or a [...]

POSTED ON October 27, 2017
What types of term deposits are there?

Have you considered incorporating term deposits into your savings strategy? With guaranteed returns on deposits up to $250,000 in Approved Deposit-taking Institutions (APIs), term deposits [...]

POSTED ON October 16, 2017
What is a Term Deposit?

Term deposits are an easy way to make some extra money. Put your money into a term deposit from anywhere between one month to five [...]

POSTED ON September 25, 2017
How to fund your retirement travel

For many older Australians, travelling during retirement is a much-deserved reward after a long career. Whether you want to buy a caravan and trek around [...]

POSTED ON June 7, 2017
How to pay for the wedding you want

A wedding can be one of the most special days of your life – but it can also be one of the most expensive. The [...]

POSTED ON June 7, 2017
How to meet your financial goals for 2018

Are you hoping to settle your debts, save for a trip overseas or maybe start a small business in 2018? Whatever your financial goals this [...]

POSTED ON May 8, 2017
What would I use a term deposit for?

Whether you’re saving for a holiday, a house or a more comfortable future, a term deposit can offer an attractive mix of higher returns and [...]

POSTED ON March 27, 2017
Long term deposit vs short term deposit

For people looking to grow their savings, term deposits make the job simple. Put your money away for a set period, usually between 30 days [...]

POSTED ON February 24, 2017
Key term deposit terms you should know

Term deposits offer a guaranteed return, making them particularly popular among more cautious investors or as a low-risk component of a diversified investment portfolio. However, [...]

POSTED ON October 28, 2016
How to apply for a term deposit

Putting your money into a term deposit means locking it away for a pre-determined period at a fixed rate of interest. That way, you’re guaranteed [...]

POSTED ON October 28, 2016
Which big bank is cutting term deposit rate

Just two months after boasting about raising interest rates for savers, the big banks have begun quietly cutting the returns they pay to term deposit [...]

POSTED ON October 3, 2016
Save online for best interest rates at-call

With interest rates low, savers looking for decent returns in an at-call deposit account will do well to look to the internet. An increasing number [...]

POSTED ON January 24, 2008
A fundamental approach to investment #1

Issues to consider when valuing companies based upon fundamental analysis Fundamental analysis is the most widely used method of identifying & selecting stocks for investment [...]

POSTED ON May 8, 2001
Smooth investing for rough times

The current volatile sharemarket climate, a lack of savings to invest, the complexities of borrowing to invest; these are all working against the average investor [...]

POSTED ON May 2, 2001
Managing Interest Rate Risk

"I want the protection in the current low interest rate environment but I don’t want to be locked in for too long a period" is [...]

POSTED ON April 18, 2001