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Important Changes to First Home Saver Accounts (FHSA)

In the 2014-15 Budget, the Federal Government announced the following changes to abolish the first home saver accounts (FHSA) scheme; Eligibility for a government contribution will cease from 1 July 2014. Existing account holders will continue to receive the government contribution for personal contributions made during the 2013-14 income year. Tax and social security concessions […]

Warning to Take Steps to Protect Your PIN

The Customer Owned Banking Association (COBA) today reminded customers to take simple steps to protect their PIN at ATMs following details of a criminal gang that is suspected of targeting around 40 ATMs in Sydney in a card skimming operation. NSW Police today released further information including CCTV footage regarding the card skimming which has […]

50 Year Reunion – Class 98a

Class 98a of 24th February, 1964 Submitted by Phil Budge, a Member of Class 98a. On Monday 24th February 1964, seventy eight young men and one young woman aged from 19 to 29 years, commenced training to be Police Officers at the NSW Police Barracks, Bourke Street, Redfern. Included in this class were also 11 […]

Transitioning to Retirement

The Nature of Retirement is Changing and So Are the Rules If you want to reduce your working hours or even pay less tax without sacrificing your income, a transition to retirement pension could be the answer. Longer life expectancies mean many Australians are spending more time in retirement than ever before1 This is increasing […]

30 Years of Dedicated Service

Superintendent Susan Waites recently retired after 30 years of dedicated service to the NSW Police Force. Sue’s Policing career has been filled with many highlights, from her rise within the ranks to her involvement as the Chairperson of Police Legacy.

Important Privacy Information

From 12 March 2014, there are amendments to the Privacy Act that will take effect. This includes changes to how Police Bank and other lenders can collect, use and disclose your personal information to credit reporting bodies, such as Equifax (previously Veda). An explanation of the changes to credit reporting can be found by visiting: […]

2014 Police Bank Footy Tipping

The Police Bank 2014 Footy Tipping Competition is now closed. Thank you and good luck to all who entered. Join Police Bank’s Free Footy tipping competition with $10,000 of prizes on offer – Super 15s, NRL and AFL. Competition kicks off on February 15 with Super 15 so sign up today. You can even create […]

Moody’s Outlines Strengths of Customer Owned Model

Police Bank and its peak representative body, The Customer Owned Banking Association (COBA), today welcomed observations by ratings agency Moody’s about the strengths of the customer owned model in banking. In a report out today, Moody’s sees strong balance sheets, conservative business models and an above-average degree of custom loyalty. “Mutuals tend to deemphasise profit […]

Legacy Remembrance Bicycle Ride – 2014

The NSW Police Legacy Remembrance Bicycle Ride is back. Police Bank is a proud sponsor of this fantastic event. On April 11 a group of dedicated cyclists will embark on the three day, 300km ride which departs from the Sydney Police Centre and winds through the stunning Southern Highlands with sleepovers in the scenic towns […]