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6-month term deposits paying up to 2.85% interest


Nick Bendel
Feb 16, 2019( 2 min read )

$5,000 term deposits paying up to 3.40% interest

Small banks and credit unions are offering the highest term deposit rates in Australia right now.


Nick Bendel
Jan 6, 2019( 3 min read )

Long term deposits paying 3.40%, short term deposits 2.85%

Five-year term deposits are currently paying up to 55 basis points more in interest than six-month term deposits, a new analysis has found.


Nick Bendel
Dec 16, 2018( 2 min read )

1-year term deposits paying up to 2.90%

Challenger banks and credit unions are currently offering some of the highest interest rates in Australia for one-year term deposits.


Nick Bendel
Nov 11, 2018( 2 min read )

Lenders increase term deposit rates by up to 20 basis points

UBank and Gateway Bank have increased some of their term deposit interest rates.


Nick Bendel
Oct 13, 2018( 2 min read )

Smaller lenders beating big banks on three-year term deposits

Investors who want to put $10,000 in a three-year term deposit may want to ignore the big four banks, which are not paying the highest interest rates in Australia.


Nick Bendel
Sep 30, 2018( 2 min read )

Bank of Sydney paying top dollar for 6-month term deposits

A range of smaller lenders are offering significantly higher interest rates than the big four banks for six-month term deposits.


Nick Bendel
Sep 2, 2018( 2 min read )

Two-year term deposits paying up to 3% interest

Term deposits with some of the highest interest rates in Australia are paying little more than the inflation rate, new research has found.


Nick Bendel
Aug 11, 2018( 1 min read )

Term deposit rates rise on back of property uncertainty

Several institutions have made recent changes to their term deposit rates, including Gateway Bank and Teachers Mutual Bank, as they race to become a market leader in a time of uncertain conditions.


Mark Bristow
Jul 17, 2018( 2 min read )

Five-year term deposits paying up to 3.50%

If you’re planning to take out a five-year term deposit, some smaller lenders may offer higher rates than the big four banks, new research has found.


Nick Bendel
Jul 14, 2018( 2 min read )

Bank of Sydney and UBank lead the way for short term deposits

Smaller lenders are offering the highest interest rates for three-month term deposits, new research has found.


Nick Bendel
Jun 3, 2018( 2 min read )

NAB the most generous big four bank for term deposit interest rates

Consumers who want to invest $5,000 in a term deposit with a big four bank will currently get the best return with NAB.


Nick Bendel
May 20, 2018( 2 min read )

Teachers Mutual Bank announces new term deposit interest rate

Teachers Mutual Bank (TMB) members may be able to start making savings plans for next year, with the announcement of a new term deposit interest rate described as “market-leading” at the time of release.


Mark Bristow
Apr 10, 2018( 2 min read )

Long term deposits paying 3.20%

Today’s stingy term deposit market is forcing consumers to lock their money away for long terms if they want to maximise their returns.


Nick Bendel
Mar 25, 2018( 2 min read )

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