Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
9 Sep 2019
Like many home owners, Josh didn’t think twice about his home loan. He happily made his repayments each month and went about his business.
5 Sep 2019
<span>The 2019/2020 financial year introduces some new opportunities to allow you to save for your retirement through super. Below we also provide an overview of the ‘protecting your super’ legislation and personal income tax changes.</span>
29 Aug 2019
Should I go with a Fixed or Variable Rate Home Loan? This is one of the most common questions we get asked by borrowers. But unfortunately, there’s no ‘one size fits all’ answer as it really depends on your situation and financial goals.
9 Aug 2019
We are seeing a significant increase in investment scams, largely with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple.
8 Aug 2019
We are proud to bring you the SALA Parlour as the SALA Festival Education Partner.
31 Jul 2019
We’ve added a new range of Mobile Banking App options that will save you time and energy!
30 Jul 2019
We’ve asked our Marketing and Graphic Design Specialist (and long-standing SALA enthusiast), Kate Swann to share her top three SALA events for adults, families and children. SALA runs over August, so check out Kate’s recommendations to get a head start.
30 Jul 2019
Once considered a radical way to live, many Australians are now viewing an off-grid lifestyle as both economically and environmentally savvy. We delve into some of the pros and cons whether it’s a good choice for you.
30 Jul 2019
If you have a superannuation fund, you’ve probably been asked to nominate your beneficiary. But, super fund trustees can only pay your super death benefit to eligible dependants* or to the legal personal representative (LPR) of your estate. If you haven’t elected a valid beneficiary the super fund trustee generally decides who your super goes to.
29 Jul 2019
St John’s Youth Services were awarded $5,000 from our insurance partners Allianz, as part of our recent ‘Hamilton Island Getaway’ campaign.
26 Jul 2019
Are you wanting to know more about the ‘enjoy now - pay later’ revolution taking the retail world by storm?
18 Jul 2019
Interest rates are declining. Lenders are working harder than to get your attention. So could now be the right time to refinance?
12 Jul 2019
In response to the Reserve Bank of Australia’s rate reduction on 2 July 2019 (the second in a row), we are pleased to announce we will be reducing our variable home loan rates.
8 Jul 2019
Data released last week by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has shown that over the past 12 months the customer owned banking sector’s housing loans have increased by 8 per cent while the major banks grew by just 2.6 per cent.¹
5 Jul 2019
If you’re planning to visit us at 400 King William Street over the next few weeks (7 – 23 July 2019), please be aware the City South Tram Line Replacement project will be taking place on King William Street.
1 Jul 2019
Overall, we are likely to see a slowdown in growth for both the Australian and global economies over the next year. Upcoming elections, including our own Federal election, will have a major influence on the economy as will government spending.
28 Jun 2019
We sat down with our Digital Innovation Manager (top techie), Sean Colyer to chat about our Mozo Experts Choice Excellent Banking App Award.
21 Jun 2019
In response to the Reserve Bank of Australia rate reduction on 4 June 2019, we are pleased to announce we have reduced our variable home loan rates.
20 Jun 2019
Is it the odd name that leads people to think that it is all a bit too hard? Or is it maybe a perception that you need to be a high income earner to take advantage of it? Whatever the reason, the truth is that salary sacrificing is actually quite a simple, accessible and effective way for many working Australians to save on tax while boosting their super nest egg.
5 Jun 2019
Baby boomers are increasingly opting to take a ‘golden gap year’ at the start of retirement, but make sure your finances are in order before you go.