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Avoid the fees and find the best bank account for everyday transactions.
It's hard to scrape the money together for life's luxuries (let alone life's necessities) when the bank keeps skimming the cream off the top of your accounts. There are much better options out there than that Dollarmite account you've had since you were eight years old, but who has the time to look? That's what we're here for. We'll show you how to find a fee-free account that won't eat away at your hard-earned cash.
Reading product disclosure statements can be a drag, and to read them from a dozen different organisations can be time-consuming - and downright boring. But our banking experts love a cosy night in with a warm cup of tea and a nice thick PDS, so thanks to their unusual taste in reading material and their decades of experience deciphering bank-speak, you can go straight to the options that work for you and not the other way around.
Team leader - Investigations
Banking, Insurance, Financial planning and investing, Credit cards and loans, Money, Consumer rights and advice, Healthy ageing
Travel project lead / content producer
Insurance, General travel, Money, Banking, Credit cards and loans, Financial planning and investing
Senior content producer - investigative journalist
Banking, Insurance, Credit cards and loans, Financial planning and investing, Property, Education and childcare, Getting ready for baby, Healthy ageing, Reproductive health, Shopping for special occasions
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