Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
16 Jan 2020
Buy now, pay later services like Afterpay have taken Australia by storm, and it’s no wonder – I mean who doesn’t want to get stuff before paying for it. But can using these payment services affect your chances of getting a loan?
9 Jan 2020
In the midst of such devastation, it can be easy to feel helpless as an individual. And if you’re anything like us in the office here, you’re probably wondering how best to help with the bushfire recovery effort.
2 Dec 2019
We are very excited to announce that our Special Fixed Rate Car Loan has once again been awarded a 5-Star Rating for Outstanding Value by Canstar and also Mozo’s Experts Choice award for the fourth year in a row.
28 Nov 2019
Australia’s philanthropists are giving more than ever. So what motivates an individual to donate to charity, and how has our nation’s culture evolved as a result?
28 Nov 2019
Our 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on 20 November at the Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens, Adelaide.
27 Nov 2019
Our Member Experience Centre operating hours will be temporarily changing over Christmas and New Year period.
27 Nov 2019
Choosing investments for your investment portfolio is not easy. It goes without saying that you want the ‘best’ investments, however, you want to make sure that the investments you choose are appropriate for your circumstances and your goals.
22 Nov 2019
When it comes to all things financial, all too often things seem to be in another language. But, when you understand the language, everything starts to make a lot more sense. So, Bridges Financial Serivces, our financial planning partner, have put together a glossary of some of the more commonly used financial terms.
19 Nov 2019
South Australia’s third largest credit union, Credit Union SA, has announced that Chief Executive Officer, Grant Strawbridge, has elected to step down from his role after eight years at the helm.
15 Nov 2019
According to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) last year Australian romance scam victims lost a total of $24.6 million. And that’s just the reported cases; victims are often too embarrassed and ashamed to admit they’ve been conned.
12 Nov 2019
Are you dreaming of a white Christmas… with mulled wine, fairy lights and Christmas markets galore?
4 Nov 2019
There’s plenty to consider when trying to secure your financial future. Should I pay off the mortgage or put money into super.... but what about renovations? When can I stop work? How do I afford the children’s education?
15 Oct 2019
The start of the new financial year isn’t just about getting your tax return in. It’s the perfect time to think about your circumstances and get your estate plan in order — especially if your situation has changed.
14 Oct 2019
In response to the Reserve Bank of Australia rate reduction on 1 October 2019, we are pleased to announce we will be reducing our Variable Home Loan rates.
13 Oct 2019
Cybercriminals target businesses of all sizes, stealing information to commit identity theft, fraud and other crimes. The consequences of this can be devastating.
9 Oct 2019
Every day cybercriminals steal the online identities of people just like you. It doesn’t matter if you’re young or old, whether you are male or female or where you live. Cybercriminals are always looking to take advantage of people who make it easy for them to steal from.
2 Oct 2019
The South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival has wrapped up for another year, and we enjoyed every minute as Education Partners.
1 Oct 2019
Most of us believe we could never fall victim to a scam, and that we would know within seconds of answering a call or opening an email someone was trying to involve us in a bogus scheme. But what if someone was calling or emailing from what seemed to be a legitimate trusted service like Telstra, the Australian Taxation Office or other Government Agencies?
19 Sep 2019
In today’s technology-driven world, we’re expected to be available, online, at any time. But with frequent studies telling us technology overuse is bad for our productivity, our sleep, our relationships and even our mental health, is it time to go offline?