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Electronic Transaction Accounts
HSBC Day to Day AccountPay no monthly account fee and Unlimited transactions at over 2,900 HSBC, Westpac, St George, BankSA and Bank of Melbourne ATMs, with no ATM fees
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Welcome to RateCity's Transaction Accounts section.
Whether you want to compare interest rates, fees, average dollar cost, access or other product features, RateCity has the tools to help you find a transaction account for your needs. At RateCity you can search, compare and apply for over 500 transaction accounts. To start searching, fill in the form at the top of the page or you can choose from one of our popular searches at the base of this page.
For all you need to know and what to consider when choosing a transaction account our Transaction Account Guide will take you through a range of useful information and tips on choosing the right account. We step you through the different types of fees associated with each account and access options. Alternatively, if you're not ready to commit, and would rather research a while longer, head to our news section. It provides all the latest advice regarding fees, charges to help save you more money.
Transaction Accounts Guide
RateCity's Transaction Accounts Guide provides you with tips and useful information to assist you with your decision when opening up a transaction account, or switching. We will show you how to choose from some of the best transaction accounts available, so you can find one to suit your needs and assist you in reaching your goals.
Whether it's an account with no monthly account fees, high interest rates or access to a debit VISA or MasterCard, our guide will help you be aware of everything you need to consider to make an informed decision. RateCity has all the answers to help you understand the bigger picture. You'll also be relieved to hear that our explanations are in plain English so you can walk away as an expert in next to no time.
Transaction Account Articles
To assist you with understanding the financial jargon when searching for your new transaction account, our articles section lists a range of definitions on terms associated with transaction accounts. Get started by selection from one of the options below.
Latest Transaction Account NewsFeb 09, 2014
Using a budget is a prerequisite for avoiding debt and living within your means. But have you tried making a budget and found that it doesn’t work for you? Do you always manage to spend more than y...Feb 03, 2014
Australians are unnecessarily paying up to $120 a year just to hold a transaction account.Dec 12, 2013
There’s a general rule that you should never talk about money with colleagues but what about with your partner? Despite seeing each other at your most vulnerable; first thing in the morning, hung o...
Latest Transaction Account NewsSep 17, 2013
An eftpos contactless card is set to hit the market in the next twelve months and is currently undergoing internal trials with a number of banks.Jul 15, 2013
Latest research reveals low-income earners are forking out an estimated $163 million each year in avoidable bank fees.Jul 01, 2013
The average Australian household currently is paying around $9 each week in bank fees, much of which is largely avoidable.
Latest Transaction Account NewsJun 13, 2013
More than three million Australians lack access to critical financial services including transaction accounts, credit cards and basic home and car insurance, a new report has revealed.Mar 20, 2013
Consumers who use ATMs not owned by their own bank paid more than $670 million in mostly unnecessary fees last year, research shows.Feb 03, 2013
Men are more likely to spend on impulse, rack up debt and less likely to save when surrounded by more men and fewer women, a new study has found.