5 easy ways to save hundreds by Christmas
Here are a few ways you can inject some extra cash into your savings account this holiday season.
Westpac the last of the big four to cut
Westpac has today dropped the interest rate on its savings accounts; the last of the big four banks to pass on cuts to savers this month.
Savers suffer as big banks cut bonus rates
ANZ and NAB have today cut the interest rates on their savings accounts on the back of last week’s cut to the cash rate, affecting millions of customers.
Savings Slump: Westpac cuts up to 0.10% off savings account interest rates
Westpac group has today cut savings rates by up to 0.10 per cent even though the RBA left rates on hold last month. Australia’s second largest bank now has a max savings rate of 1.91 per cent, for just five months.
Resuscitate your nest egg with these simple tips
Aussies will certainly be feeling the pinch as financial institutions slash savings and term deposit rates to record-lows. Here are a few simple steps you can follow to help boost your nest egg.
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CBA cuts savings rates by up to 0.25 per cent
Australia’s largest bank, CBA, has reduced its savings rates by up to 0.25 per cent. This means all four big banks have now cut their savings rates following the July RBA cash rate cuts.
Westpac cuts savings rates as CBA continues to hold out (for now)
Australia’s second largest bank, Westpac, has today reduced their savings rates by up to 0.20 per cent.
The new fintech helping kids understand money
The humble piggy bank can take a backseat to this new financial tool helping your kids understand and save money.
ANZ and NAB first big banks to cut savings rates again
ANZ and NAB have today reduced their savings rates following the Reserve Bank’s 2 July decision to cut the cash rate to 1 per cent.
Tough time for savers as the big four banks slash interest rates
RateCity.com.au data shows that over 47 banks have dropped their savings rates since the RBA cash rate cut on June 4, including ING, AMP, Bank of Queensland, ME, Suncorp and Bendigo, in addition to the big 4 banks.
How could a cash rate cut affect your savings?
Speculation is building that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) may soon cut the nation’s cash rate for the first time in years. While many home owners and property investors may welcome this news, what effect would a rate cut have on Australians keeping their wealth in saving accounts or term deposits?
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