Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
30 Apr 2019
Some financial professionals are predicting Australians could be living in a cashless society in less than a decade.
17 Apr 2019
We’re excited to announce that we’ve officially removed ALL transaction and withdrawal fees from ALL of our transaction and savings accounts – effective from 1 April 2019!* 🎉
31 Mar 2019
Would you take your family on a holiday trip in a car without seatbelts – or let your family travel without ‘buckling up’?
28 Mar 2019
We have all learned some financial lessons the hard way through life so why not pass on some of that wisdom to the next generation?
19 Mar 2019
Family trusts can help you protect your assets, manage your family’s tax more efficiently and enable you to provide an income stream to a vulnerable family member.
6 Mar 2019
As we look towards the next Federal election and beyond, it’s important to understand both the existing Government and the opposition party’s proposed policies relating to superannuation and tax.
4 Mar 2019
Emerging digital finance and banking technologies are changing the financial industry’s traditional service structures. As Australians continue the move towards more convenient, cashless banking services, Credit Union SA has sought feedback from members who now expect low fees, good rates, extended hours of support and more digital banking services.
26 Feb 2019
Recent research has shown that Australia has an insatiable hunger for gambling that puts us first in the world in terms of losses per head of population. This desire for a quick win can sometimes carry over into our attitudes on investment. Some of us tend to look at investing as being all about finding a ‘fast track to instant riches’, such as a hot tip for the next big share market bolter or where to buy investment property. Others will be fixated on seeking clever ways to take advantage of the tax system to make it big.
11 Feb 2019
Our Special Fixed Rate Car Loan has been awarded a 5-Star Rating for Outstanding Value by Canstar, and has also won Mozo’s Experts Choice award for the third year in a row.
8 Feb 2019
Most of us look forward to the enticing days of retirement. Having the freedom to do what you want, when you want and the time to indulge those interests and passions that have been put on the back-burner during your working life.
4 Feb 2019
We’ve added a new range of Mobile Banking App options that allow you to take control of the way your card works. To enjoy our exciting new features, you will need to have the latest app update.
1 Feb 2019
Credit Union SA, as part of its ongoing Director refreshment and renewal activities, has taken the opportunity to enhance its Board leadership skills and knowledge with the appointment of Ms Julie Cooper and Mr Paul Dewsnap to the Board of Directors, effective 1 February 2019.
29 Jan 2019
With one in four Australians born overseas and almost half of us with a parent born overseas¹, it makes sense that you or your family may have a home or other assets located outside Australia. While this is positive for your overall wealth it may impact your estate plan.
25 Jan 2019
Here are some handy hints from Bridges, our financial planning partner, to get your debts under control and your finances on a positive track for the New Year.
11 Jan 2019
Last year, more than six million consumers — one in three Australian adults — fell victim to identity theft, credit card fraud or had their passwords compromised.¹ This cost the Australian economy more than $2.3 billion, and, at an individual level, cost each victim an average of approximately $195 and 16.2 hours (or more than two business days) to rectify.²
7 Jan 2019
It’s been 12 months since we launched <a title="eStatements and eCommunications" href="/link/7472c995417a458691168cc1928c95de.aspx">eCommunications</a>, digitising as many of our letters as possible and allowing you to receive an email or SMS from us for certain messages instead of waiting days for a letter.
7 Jan 2019
Travelling light? Now you don’t even need your phone to make payments, thanks to Fitbit Pay and Garmin Pay™.
5 Jan 2019
You may dream about overseas holidays, home renovations or simply spending more time with your friends and family in retirement. However, the reality is that many people’s savings are unlikely to match their ideal retirement lifestyle unless they take action.