New term deposit rules come under scrutiny

Term deposit rules are under scrutiny by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.About 20 banks and credit unions have changed the conditions of their term [...]

POSTED ON April 2, 2015
Savers still like term deposits

The level of deposits in banks and credit unions is still rising despite low rates. One month ago, in January 2015, it was possible for [...]

POSTED ON March 3, 2015
How much can I earn on a term deposit?

Right now, in February 2015, savers with $10,000 in a six or twelve month term deposit account are getting average rates of 2.94 per cent [...]

POSTED ON February 25, 2015
Banks to add more to RBA rate rises

Borrowers are likely to be slugged by more rate rises from RBA and more margin expanding rate rises from the big banks as well. The [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009
Switch your lender & save $3,800

Over the last 14 months of the GFC, many people moved their money and their business to a big four bank. Many people could simply [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009
Four steps to switching banks

Switching bank accounts to a new bank is easier than it has been in the past, but can still be a complex process. ASIC and [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009
Fee changes to all transaction accounts

Almost all banks, credit unions and building societies have announced changes to the fees they charge their credit card, loan and account customers. Now may [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009
Sydney auction results improving

The Sydney residential property market shows signs of continued improvement with good auction results from last weekend. 65 per cent of 459 properties listed for [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009
Banks trying to connect with customers

ANZ, Westpac and NAB have launched new marketing programs recently all trying to reconnect with their customers and communities. ANZ have re-fashioned their signage with [...]

POSTED ON November 2, 2009