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.
11 Apr 2017
There are plenty of choices to make when trying to secure your financial future.
11 Apr 2017
For young homebuyers, getting a foothold onto the property ladder can be a frustrating time spent saving every spare dollar while watching the price of homes steadily increase from the sidelines.
10 Apr 2017
How would you define the term ‘financial freedom’? Loose descriptions might be along the lines of “not having to worry about money” or “being able to afford whatever you want”. The truth is, of course, that defining financial freedom is the classic ‘how long is a piece of string’ question and it can mean vastly different things to different people.
2 Apr 2017
Baby boomers are increasingly opting to take a ‘golden gap year’ at the start of retirement, but make sure your finances are in order before you go.
28 Mar 2017
As we get older, it becomes more and more difficult to live independently – whether it’s because of illness, disability, reduced mobility, isolation or the problems associated with maintaining a large property. So, whether it’s for you, or on behalf of your parents, maybe it’s time to start finding out more about the aged care accommodation options that are available.
23 Mar 2017
We talk to Mozo's Andrew Duncanson to find out what makes a great value kids savings account and the advice he has for parents to ensure they choose the very best account for their children.
14 Mar 2017
When it comes to women and finances there are some interesting statistics. Our financial planning partner, Bridges, explains in this short video.
14 Mar 2017
The SACE Art Show 2017 is set to impress with 148 art and design works on display at the Adelaide College of the Arts from 18 March.
7 Mar 2017
Most people have a desire to seek financial independence and security, but many never really follow a plan to achieve it. For some people, building a portfolio is too complex and confusing and they shy away from ever taking any concrete steps to building their wealth. Others may feel they can manage their own investment strategy by themselves, but will often end up making fundamental mistakes in either taking on too much risk, or missing opportunities to grow their wealth.