Savings account news and advice

All the latest savings account news and top tips to help you manage your savings account.

Savings accounts back in vogue

Savings accounts back in vogue

Australians will be able to take advantage of rising interest rates offered on savings accounts in the coming months as the Reserve Bank brings the cash rate higher, one financial expert has enthused.

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Banks 'look to follow NAB fee moves'

Banks 'look to follow NAB fee moves'

After National Australia Bank (NAB) revealed it is to scrap overdrawn fees on its transaction and saving accounts, a number of its competitors look set to follow suit, it has been revealed.

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Savings accounts helpful in redundancy

Savings accounts helpful in redundancy

With a raft of new reports showing that unemployment is the biggest concern for Aussies in the current economic climate, experts have recommended signing up for a savings account to help out should the worst happen.

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Banks offer lack-of-interest rates

Banks offer lack-of-interest rates

Although consumers are constantly told that the Big Four are offering more low-interest home loans and high-interest savings accounts, it is time we began evaluating them on their ‘lack-of-interest’ rates.

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Concerns grow about NetBank bugs

Concerns grow about NetBank bugs

Serious questions are being asked of Commonwealth Bank’s IT infrastructure after the bank conceded that it cannot say how long its NetBank customers will experience difficulty accessing their accounts.

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