Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
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.
3 Aug 2017
Credit Union SA has strengthened its fast-growing reputation as a popular alternative to the big banks, and reinforced the organisation’s role in the South Australian community, by breaking through the $1 billion in assets.
1 Aug 2017
The start of the new financial year isn’t just about getting your tax return in. It’s the perfect time to think about your circumstances and get your estate plan in order — especially if your situation has changed.
1 Aug 2017
Starting 1 August 2017 Credit Union SA members are going to have more access to fee-free ATMs with Suncorp joining the rediATM network and increasing the number of rediATMs to around 3,300 Australia wide.
28 Jul 2017
You may not think of yourself as an investor but if you have a super account you probably are! Bridges, our financial planning partner, explains some fundamentals of investing in this short video.
10 Jul 2017
Redundancy is an all too common event in the lives of many people these days. Those who experience redundancy need to cope with a lot of psychological, social and economic challenges, as they adjust to new circumstances and make decisions about future directions.
1 Jul 2017
When you think of the ways you can invest, many people first think of buying an investment property or maybe some shares on the stock market. While these methods of direct investment have their own merits, many investors would be better off using the investment power of a managed fund to achieve the goals of growth, security and diversity. But how do managed funds work and why are they an effective way to invest? Here are the basics about these funds to help you make the right decision.
26 Jun 2017
Did you know that about 83% of Australians have insurance for their car but only 31% protect their most valuable asset – their income? Bridges, our financial planning partner, explains why insuring yourself is so important in this short video.
15 Jun 2017
One day you may have the good fortune to come into an unexpected cash windfall. Perhaps an inheritance, lottery win, redundancy payout or an unfortunate compensation or insurance claim.
13 Jun 2017
Credit Union SA's Purpose Comes to Life. A Virtual Tattoo competition was run in December 2016 with staff engagement as a way for staff to connect and collaborate in bringing the Credit Union’s Purpose to life.
5 Jun 2017
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Director Election of Credit Union SA Limited. Shareholding members, who are 18 years or older and eligible to act as a Director under the Constitution and the Corporations Act 2001, may nominate for the one Board position available.