Credit Union SA News
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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.
1 Jun 2017
While we all have different priorities, we can all benefit from making some financial resolutions at the start of the new financial year. Here are five tips that can put you in better financial shape for the financial year ahead.
31 May 2017
Understanding your super is important because it’s your money to fund your retirement. Bridges, our financial planning partner, explains how you can take advantage of the opportunities super has to offer in this short video.<iframe src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/244137322" height="360" width="640"></iframe>
17 May 2017
Since February 2017, some welcome changes have been made to the home care system — giving greater choice to older Australians.
12 May 2017
Bridges Financial Services provides a clear, concise and informative breakdown of the key changes outlined in the 2017-18 Federal Budget.
3 May 2017
A strikingly bold portrait of a student’s younger sister has been voted the most popular work at the SACE Art Show 2017.
2 May 2017
When appointing an executor, you can choose a family member, friend or professional trustee company. But, one thing’s for sure — it’s not for the faint-hearted.
26 Apr 2017
It’s hard to imagine falling in love with your bills, but with BPAY, you may find yourself falling in like.
26 Apr 2017
On 1 July 2017 big changes are coming to superannuation. It’s important to understand what the new rules are – and how they will affect you. While the changes are wide-ranging, most relate to the super contributions cap. That is, how much you’re allowed to put into super to take advantage of the generous tax environment super offers.
24 Apr 2017
What would you say is your most valuable asset? The answer to this question could be quite different to different age groups. A younger person may say their car or a valued possession, such as a musical instrument, is their biggest ticket item.
17 Apr 2017
The words ‘salary sacrifice’ don’t always conjure up a positive image. But a salary sacrifice strategy can not only help you boost your super savings but reduce the amount of tax you pay. Bridges, our financial planning partner explains in this short video.