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  • Saving for retirement

    11 January 2018

    Saving for retirementIf you're saving for retirement, some of the things you'll be wanting to consider are how to invest your money, how to increase your savings, and how to earn the best return on your hard earned cash. 

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  • Saving for a house

    11 January 2018

    family imageWhen you first start saving for a home, the sum of money needed for a deposit can seem daunting. The good news is that with clear goals, careful planning, and the help of a regular savings plan, you can soon make significant inroads into growing your nest egg to the point where you can secure a mortgage.

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  • Money saving ideas

    11 January 2018

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    A good way to be able to increase your savings or simply make you more comfortable financially, is to look for money saving ideas. There are literally thousands of possible money saving ideas, however we’ve chosen to focus on money saving ideas that relate to your savings and loans.

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  • Money saving tips

    11 January 2018

    clothes pegs to represent money tipsLet’s face it. It’s a pretty good feeling to see a healthy amount accumulating in your savings account. It gives you that extra piece of mind that if you needed money for an emergency, you’ve got it. It also relieves financial stress as you feel more comfortable financially and it gives you room to dream of future plans rather than just focusing on getting by with your week to week pay.

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  • Financial Claims Scheme

    21 February 2019

    What is the financial claims scheme?

    The Financial Claims Scheme (FCS) is an Australian Government scheme that provides protection and quick access to deposits in banks, building societies and credit unions in the unlikely event that one of these financial institutions fails.

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  • How to protect your financial identity

    11 January 2018

    Online Security

    Avoid non-secure sites

    If you are asked for personal information, check whether the website is secure by checking that the details in the address bar of the browser start with ‘https’ (the ‘s’ stands for secure). Scammers and hackers prefer to target non-secure sites as it makes their job easier.

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  • Scam email alert

    11 January 2018

    Spam and scam email alert

    We’ve recently received some Member enquiries in relation to a scam email that is targeting Easy Street Members. 

    The email claims to be from Easy Street and advises Members that access has been temporarily prevented to their account as there is reason to believe that it has been accessed by some one else. It then asks the Member to run an attached file and follow some instructions.

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  • Free account alerts available

    11 January 2018

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    Did you know...

    Our alerts service enables you to keep a check on what activity is happening on your account, with the convenience being notified as it happens, without lifting a finger.

    It's absolutely free and can be set up on one or all of your accounts with us.

    Choose to be notified by email or SMS when any of the following events occur:

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  • 2 year fixed home loan awarded 5 star rating | Easy Street

    11 January 2018

    Friday 12th November 2009

    Easy Street's 2 year fixed home loan has been awarded a 5 star rating for outstanding value from Canstar Cannex. The Canstar Cannex 5 star ratings provide an independent and transparent assessment of home loan products based on pricing and features.

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  • Interest Offset Savings Chart

    How to manage interest rate rises

    11 January 2018

    Interest Offset Savings Chart

    Following are some tips to help you stay on top of your home loan in a rising interest rate environment

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