Savings account news and advice

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

Bendigo snaps up Macloans

Bendigo snaps up Macloans

Bendigo has positioned itself as a major player in the margin loans market after buying up Macquarie’s marginal operations for $52 million.

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Get clued up to save big bucks

Get clued up to save big bucks

The trick to making savings grow is to make sure that you’ve done your research before diving into a lengthy contract or making a big purchase, the Advertiser has advised.

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Mums and dads warned: Keep calm!

Mums and dads warned: Keep calm!

While millions of parent investors may be chewing their nails to the quick as the economy nosedives, a host of experts have urged them to keep calm while the storm rages.

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Small banks all SMILES

Small banks all SMILES

Small banks have outshined their bigger competitors in the Smart Investor League of Exceptional Service (SMILES) tables for this year.

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Gen X needs to get saving

Gen X needs to get saving

The children of baby-boomers will need to start ploughing cash into savings accounts and supers if they are going to afford themselves a decent retirement, a new study has warned.

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Banks ease up on payment penalties

Banks ease up on payment penalties

While the internet has enabled people to transfer their money between bank accounts easily and quickly, banks are only just coming round to supporting customers who get things wrong on the web.

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