With the Platinum Transaction Account you'll pay no account keeping, EFTPOS, debit, phone, internet or over the counter deposit and withdrawal fees. Add to this free withdrawals from rediATMs, one of the largest ATM networks in Australia and it's truly a great value bank account. There's also no currency conversion fee to worry about.
So far it sounds like a great fee free bank account right? But what makes it deserve the title of "platinum"? Well, now we are onto the good stuff - the perks. When you deposit over $4,000 each month, you'll gain access to complimentary:
- 90 day theft and damage protection on eligible purchases you make using the linked debit card
- Platinum 24/7 concierge services
- Cover against theft of your handbag or wallet up to $500
- Emergency travel assistance services (e.g medical evacuation, essential medicine)
- MasterCard Platinum privileges including PricelessCities, which gives you access to discount tourist experiences in the location of your choice.
Phew, that's a whole lot of complimentary features!
Who it's good for:
The Platinum Transaction Account is the ideal match for someone looking for a fee free bank account, with the added touch of platinum perks.
Do you tend to let your bank account balance go into negative? Well, keep in mind Macquarie charges a high overdrawn rate of 16.40% pa.