Credit Union SA News
Featured news and important messages
11 Jan 2019
Last year, more than six million consumers — one in three Australian adults — fell victim to identity theft, credit card fraud or had their passwords compromised.¹ This cost the Australian economy more than $2.3 billion, and, at an individual level, cost each victim an average of approximately $195 and 16.2 hours (or more than two business days) to rectify.²
9 May 2018
This year’s Federal Budget is an ‘election budget’ with tax cuts for all Australians that will be funded by the Government’s higher than expected revenue. All-in-all, changes to super were fairly limited in the Budget, with the Government focused on preventing the erosion of super funds with small balances.
11 Apr 2018
Whether your goals are to pay off your home loan sooner, retire early or go on an overseas holiday every few years, there’s a simple and powerful way to improve your chances of achieving them. Write them down and make a plan.*
11 Apr 2018
It is human nature for parents to want to provide for their children but at some point, the “help” you may be giving them could actually be more of a hindrance to them gaining their own financial independence - stunting their financial literacy and growth.
10 Apr 2018
There is no doubt that self-managed super funds (SMSFs) are a popular choice for Australians when it comes to saving for retirement.
4 Apr 2018
One of the biggest myths surrounding financial advice is that you need a lot of money. Our financial planning partner, Bridges, explains that it’s simply not the case.
2 Apr 2018
Plenty of people living at home or enjoying the perfect rental life still have a nagging voice in the back of their head, warning them to get a foothold on the property ladder before increased prices put home ownership out of reach. A growing number of first home buyers are opting for the best of both worlds – staying put and buying an investment property.
21 Mar 2018
Credit Union SA’s Home Loan Package has been recognised as one of the best value home loans in Australia by Mozo.
20 Mar 2018
As many of you would be aware, Credit Union SA experienced a significant system disruption over the weekend and I offer my sincere apologies to members for any inconvenience suffered.
20 Mar 2018
A five-week celebration of South Australia’s young and emerging artists and designers is underway following the opening night of the 2018 SACE Art Show.
19 Mar 2018
For more than 34 years, teacher Christy R has been helping children with reading, writing and arithmetic, her focus completely engrossed in her work and family life and not on her financial position.