Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
22 Jul 2016
Heidi may have missed out on having her picture taken in front of her new home when the SOLD sticker went up, but she certainly celebrated in style with her sister once the keys were in her hand.
6 Jul 2016
Choosing which suburbs to consider when looking for a house can be a challenge by itself. The old adage “buy the worst house in the best street” is all well and good, but how do you know which streets are the best? How much should you pay for the worst house?
14 Jun 2016
Building and designing a brand-new home is a sure-fire way to turn that ownership dream into reality, and provides years to enjoy all the modern conveniences and creature comforts on offer. But Credit Union SA CEO, Grant Strawbridge, says careful planning is the secret to success:
1 Jun 2016
Nominations have now closed.
19 May 2016
Credit Union SA has reduced its standard variable home loan rate to 5.29% pa from 17 May 2016 for new applications, following the Reserve Bank’s decision to lower interest rates at its May meeting.
16 May 2016
It’s easier than you think to master your mortgage says Credit Union SA CEO, Grant Strawbridge, who shares his top tips on how to make that happen.
4 May 2016
An intricate portrait composed of more than 3000 metres of coloured thread and 11,300 nails has been voted the most popular work in the SACE Art Show 2016.
30 Apr 2016
Credit Union SA has thrown much-needed financial support to first-time property buyers by announcing a market-leading First Home Buyers Grant that will help South Australians get a foothold into the property market sooner.
20 Apr 2016
Ernabella Anangu School teacher, Ryan Bubner, has received a boost to his efforts to make a marked difference in the lives of his students.
20 Apr 2016
Martine Turnbull went from feeling embarrassed about the recognition of being nominated for the SA Excellence in Public Education Award, to embracing the opportunity that would, ultimately, benefit her students.
18 Apr 2016
On 1 January 2017 up to 326,000 pensioners may have their entitlements reduced.
15 Apr 2016
We all like a good pair of comfortable and stylish kicks, but there are some people who are ‘passionate’, who seem to love shoes just a little bit more than the rest of us.
13 Apr 2016
Buying at auction doesn’t need to be a scary prospect. In fact, with the right planning and advice you might end up saving thousands of dollars!
12 Apr 2016
Considering the average cost of the school bag that many kids now take to school it might be worth considering personal effects cover.
4 Apr 2016
Whether it is buying that dream home, a new set of wheels, or some other significant purchase, there’s nothing more disappointing than having it slip through your fingers because the amount you need to borrow is just out of your financial reach.
18 Mar 2016
Credit Union SA is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Kathryn Jordan to its Board of Directors, following the retirement of long-serving Director, Ms Sally Paterson.
3 Mar 2016
While we do our utmost at Credit Union SA to ensure the security and confidentiality of our Members’ information, there are also many steps that you can and should take to protect yourself.
2 Mar 2016
For young home buyers, getting a foothold on to the property ladder can be a frustrating time spent saving every spare dollar while watching the price of homes steadily increase. For parents, it can also mean extra time lodging the ‘children’ before they have enough money to leave the nest for the wider world.
1 Mar 2016
Attracted by the promise of modern bells and whistles with years of hassle-free maintenance, a growing number of savvy homebuyers – including those doing it for the first time – are opting to build brand new properties.
29 Feb 2016
Choosing the right place to live is an exciting decision however the risk that getting it wrong can bring serious financial impacts, as well as having to pack up and move again.