If there was ever an issue that could help you make or save some serious coin, then this is it. It’s our annual Best of the Best edition.
Tags: bank accounts
This year’s best savings accounts are paying more interest than last year’s, despite two Reserve Bank cuts.
Hume Bank’s Clancy Koala account is the best kids’ savings account for kids under 11, paying out 3% if they deposit $10pm and make no withdrawals.
So you want to send some money overseas? Be very careful who you choose to do this for you because currency may be a commodity but it doesn’t always carry the same price tag.
This debt-free single mum is saving into a term deposit each month, but is that the best place for the money? Paul Clitheroe responds.
Is it OK to give out BSB and bank account numbers for a deposit? Money editor Effie Zahos ponders whether this is a safe practice or not?
The Australian Government guarantees deposits up to $250,000 in authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs) such as your bank, building society or credit union. This includes mortgage offset accounts (either 100% or partial offset) that are separate deposit accounts held with an ADI. Some non-bank lenders offer home loans with offset accounts – as long as the…
I have automatic direct debit arrangements with a gym and a charity and can’t afford them anymore. How do I cancel them?
Pre-paid cards are a new addition to the mix when it comes to debit and credit cards. But there is a key difference.
Australian Defence Credit Union has surveyed members and found that those who were about to retire wanted a low-risk investment where their savings were safe and not eroded by fees.