HSBC term deposit reviews

HSBC
HSBC's overall rating for term deposits

(as rated by the Mozo community)

7.1 / 10

based on 7 reviews

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Recent HSBC term deposit reviews

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   6 / 10

Service can be better and more easy to access

Not enough branches and not as convenient.

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Not enough branches and not as convenient.

    Price   5 / 10

    Features   5 / 10

    Customer service   6 / 10

    Convenience   6 / 10

    Trust   6 / 10

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Jen (VIC), reviewed over 1 year ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   10 / 10

Always there for you.

Always helpful and there for you, reminding when things are due for closure and a very personal service.

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Always helpful and there for you, reminding when things are due for closure and a very personal service.

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   8 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Jan (WA), reviewed over 1 year ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   9 / 10

The best offers in the market

Very attractive package compared with others providers especially the big four!

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Very attractive package compared with others providers especially the big four!

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   8 / 10

    Customer service   8 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   9 / 10

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Seth (NSW), reviewed about 2 years ago

HSBC

HSBC Term Deposit term deposit review

Overall rating   10 / 10

Full service

Very full service - I have a sizeable sterling deposit, which is doing well in terms of FX, but the interest rate is derisory. So full service.

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Very full service - I have a sizeable sterling deposit, which is doing well in terms of FX, but the interest rate is derisory. So full service.

    Price   1 / 10

    Features   1 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Phillip (WA), reviewed almost 3 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   9 / 10

Competitive rate for 5 month terms

HSBC are extremely efficient in the way they operate the account. Their rate is competitive in respect of the length of the term. I wish they would offer better rates on longer terms.

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HSBC are extremely efficient in the way they operate the account. Their rate is competitive in respect of the length of the term. I wish they would offer better rates on longer terms.

    Price   8 / 10

    Features   0 / 10

    Customer service   9 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   9 / 10

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Mozo reviewer (NSW), reviewed about 3 years ago

HSBC

HSBC Term Deposit term deposit review

Overall rating   1 / 10

Friendly does not make up for the waste of my time

The interest rates offered are the lowest around, there is clearly no attempt to even compete. When I called up to inquire about the rates while the consultant was friendly, she instead tried to sell me a high interest account without listening to...

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The interest rates offered are the lowest around, there is clearly no attempt to even compete. When I called up to inquire about the rates while the consultant was friendly, she instead tried to sell me a high interest account without listening to my needs. Because HSBC is still a small bank in Australia there are limited branches which makes it much more trouble for the customer in terms of organising forms to be mailed or faxed (can you believe they don't allow you to email anything in!) and constant phone calls to chase things up!

    Price   1 / 10

    Features   1 / 10

    Customer service   3 / 10

    Convenience   1 / 10

    Trust   -1 / 10

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Rebekah (NSW), reviewed almost 4 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   0 / 10

HSBC made a terrible mistake with interest calculation and kept denying the mistake. In other words, HSBC intentionally try to deceive me. When i sent a complaint to their customer relations, no reply. When i resent another complaint, again no...

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HSBC made a terrible mistake with interest calculation and kept denying the mistake. In other words, HSBC intentionally try to deceive me. When i sent a complaint to their customer relations, no reply. When i resent another complaint, again no reply. HSBC is one lousy lazy bum bank. DO not bank with it.

    Price   4 / 10

    Features   4 / 10

    Customer service   0 / 10

    Convenience   4 / 10

    Trust   0 / 10

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Fred (VIC), reviewed about 5 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   8 / 10

good interest rate, but some FD product duration period to long, pro - can log in the fixed interest for 5 yrs con - 5 yrs is a bit long, if want to use the fund need to break the term n would face pelnity

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good interest rate, but some FD product duration period to long, pro - can log in the fixed interest for 5 yrs con - 5 yrs is a bit long, if want to use the fund need to break the term n would face pelnity

    Price   7 / 10

    Features   7 / 10

    Customer service   8 / 10

    Convenience   8 / 10

    Trust   8 / 10

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Yoke (WA), reviewed over 5 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   9 / 10

HSBC provide the best service for business and personal customers. HSBC treat customers as valued customers, the service goes beyond expectations in some areas. Great service, good understanding of what we require, proactive in finding the best...

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HSBC provide the best service for business and personal customers. HSBC treat customers as valued customers, the service goes beyond expectations in some areas. Great service, good understanding of what we require, proactive in finding the best options / solutions to a problem.

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   9 / 10

    Customer service   9 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   9 / 10

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Clint (NSW), reviewed over 5 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   10 / 10

High fee when using the teller service, which should be remove given that u need to use the service only when issuing bank cheque which already incur fee and on top of that u need to pay teller fee. Teller should be eliminated.

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High fee when using the teller service, which should be remove given that u need to use the service only when issuing bank cheque which already incur fee and on top of that u need to pay teller fee. Teller should be eliminated.

    Price   3 / 10

    Features   6 / 10

    Customer service   6 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   8 / 10

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Tze (VIC), reviewed about 6 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   9 / 10

Good interest rates.

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Good interest rates.

    Price   7 / 10

    Features   7 / 10

    Customer service   6 / 10

    Convenience   4 / 10

    Trust   8 / 10

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Gordon (NSW), reviewed almost 7 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   7 / 10

The HSBC term deposit product is competitive and flexible

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The HSBC term deposit product is competitive and flexible

    Price   7 / 10

    Features   6 / 10

    Customer service   7 / 10

    Convenience   7 / 10

    Trust   8 / 10

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Ws (VIC), reviewed almost 8 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   2 / 10

The HSBC term deposit interest rate is not competitive at all. They should do some research to see what other banks offer and offer a better rate.

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The HSBC term deposit interest rate is not competitive at all. They should do some research to see what other banks offer and offer a better rate.

    Price   0 / 10

    Features   0 / 10

    Customer service   2 / 10

    Convenience   5 / 10

    Trust   3 / 10

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Debbie (NSW), reviewed almost 8 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   10 / 10

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   9 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Mozo reviewer (NSW), reviewed almost 8 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   9 / 10

    Price   8 / 10

    Features   8 / 10

    Customer service   9 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Mozo reviewer (SA), reviewed almost 8 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   5 / 10

    Price   5 / 10

    Features   5 / 10

    Customer service   5 / 10

    Convenience   5 / 10

    Trust   5 / 10

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Mozo reviewer (NSW), reviewed almost 8 years ago

HSBC

HSBC term deposit review

Overall rating   5 / 10

    Price   5 / 10

    Features   5 / 10

    Customer service   5 / 10

    Convenience   5 / 10

    Trust   5 / 10

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Mozo reviewer (NSW), reviewed almost 8 years ago

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