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CUA’s strong first-half profit delivers value and security for members

Ongoing support for members’ financial security and investment in their future aspirations – including significant success in the first home buyer market – are among the highlights of CUA’s strong mid-year performance announced today.
Mar 04, 2021 | Found in: News, Media Release,
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CUA to rebrand as a bank in its 75th year

CUA has today confirmed it has registered a new trading name of Great Southern Bank which marks the next step in its evolution as Australia’s largest customer owned banking organisation.

Feb 02, 2021 | Found in: News, Media Release,
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Digital training sees financial skills double: CUA

A new survey by Credit Union Australia, the Australian Red Cross and Infoxchange has shown that with the right training, people can quickly learn how to use digital tools to better manage their money.

Jan 18, 2021 | Found in: News, Media Release,
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CUA and WIRE kickstart ‘the tough financial conversations’ with new films

The post-Christmas period is traditionally a time for difficult conversations with friends and family about finances, as people bring up questions that are often ignored during the festive season.

This week WIRE finished shooting a series of six educational short films funded by CUA showing practical examples of how to have respectful conversations about money.

Jan 08, 2021 | Found in: News, Media Release,
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Premium changes continue to offer member value

CUA Health has confirmed changes to its 2021 insurance premium changes, including flat and reduced rates for key products.

Dec 20, 2020 | Found in: News, Health, Media Release,
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CUA offers record-low fixed rate home loan and cuts for SMEs

Australia’s largest customer-owned banking organisation, CUA, has launched its lowest ever interest rate of 1.97% for a 3-year fixed rate home loan. The home loan is available for owner-occupiers paying principal and interest, with CUA also dropping variable rates for all business loans.

Nov 06, 2020 | Found in: Financial Wellbeing, News, Media Release,
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A fifth of Aussies in a better position to buy a house thanks to COVID-19

New research reveals around half of Australians are planning home ownership within the next year, but what they are looking for in a new home is shifting as a result of COVID-19.

Nov 02, 2020 | Found in: Financial Wellbeing, News, Media Release,
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Member focus and strategic investments drive CUA financial results

Member focus and strategic investments drive CUA financial results

CUA today confirmed it had recorded solid asset and member growth, and improved its capital position, in a year which also saw the mutual deliver unprecedented support to members and the community.

Sep 10, 2020 | Found in: News, Media Release,
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CUA commits $1 million to community initiatives targeted at financial inclusion

Australia’s largest member-owned banking organisation, CUA, has today released its Financial Inclusion Action Plan (FIAP), supported by more than $1 million in community investment to address vulnerability.

Sep 03, 2020 | Found in: Financial Wellbeing, News, Media Release,
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CUA supports first homebuyers with $244 million of lending via government scheme

CUA is helping Australians achieve the dream of owning their first home with $244 million in home loans issued and in progress from the first round of the First Home Loan Deposit scheme (FHLDS), it revealed today.

Jun 29, 2020 | Found in: Financial Wellbeing, News, Life Stages, Home Loan, Media Release,
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