Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
20 Sep 2021
Having the ability to redraw extra money you have deposited into your home loan is great because it gives you the flexibility to put more towards your loan when you have cash available, while still being able to access your extra repayments if you need to. But when is the best time to use your redraw and what for?
22 Apr 2020
I‘ve recently fallen in love with podcasts (a bit late to the party, I know) and they’ve become a huge part of my daily routine, especially since working from home. I now pop on a podcast while I workout or clean the house – it’s the perfect way to multi task!
17 Apr 2020
We’re excited to announce our Variable Home Loan Package Special Offer has won Best Packaged Home Loan at Mozo’s 2020 Expert Choice Awards.
15 Apr 2020
To help reduce physical contact with surfaces when you’re using your Credit Union SA Visa cards, we’ve made some changes to the way you use your card.
7 Apr 2020
Many Aussie banks and credit unions are offering ‘mortgage payment holidays’ for those who have been financially affected by COVID-19. Find out how mortgage payment holidays work, how to apply for one, plus the pros and cons of getting one.
24 Mar 2020
Credit Union SA has been recognised as Australia’s ‘Best Digital Bank’* for non-major banks, in this year’s DBM Australian Financial Awards.
16 Mar 2020
In response to the Reserve Bank of Australia’s rate reduction on 3 March 2020, we are pleased to announce we have reduced our variable home loan rates. We will also be reducing some of our Savings and Transaction Account rates.
26 Feb 2020
If you’ve been shopping around for a new set of wheels, then you’ve probably come across the terms ‘secured’ and ‘unsecured’ car loans.
12 Feb 2020
A few weeks back I went out for dinner with some friends and when the bill was dropped at our table, I dug through the abyss of my handbag to find my wallet, only to remember I’d left it at home. Immediately, I thought ‘oh no. I’m going to have to ask my friends to cover me’ until I realised, I had another option. In fact, I had three!
12 Feb 2020
If you’re ready to apply for a car loan or even just thinking about it, getting an understanding of what you can afford to borrow in advance is really important.
21 Jan 2020
We’re starting 2020 and the new decade off with a bang, by bringing you a bunch of exciting improvements to our Mobile Banking App!
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
Our 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on 20 November at the Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens, Adelaide.
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?
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.