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How to avoid overspending this Christmas

There’s no denying that the end-of-year festivities can pose a discernible strain on your finances. In fact, figures complied by Roy Morgan and the Australian Retailers Association earlier in the month have unveiled that 2017 festive spending will rise by 2.8 per cent compared with the same trading period last year. Shoppers are slated to hand over a not-so-humble $50 million to the retail

Are you having trouble getting through to Phonelink?   While we have had our Phonelink 1300 number operational for many years, it has come to our attention that some people have still been calling the old local numbers.   We have made changes to Phonelink and it will now only connect if you call 1300 553 571.   Please delete any record you have of old numbers and store our

CIRCLE Alliance Bank’s nomination for the Alliance Bank Do Good Community Award (Sean & Genine) have reached the final six from a competitive field of 22. Read below their amazing work they do supporting the Homeless in the Melbourne region through their charity Anonymous X. Sean Thornton is an exceptional Member.

In 2013 he felt so strongly about helping homeless people in Melbourne that he

The Alliance Bank® Do Good Award acknowledges the wonderful work our members and the community do everyday to make a real difference to people's lives and the wider community. ... and the nominees for the Do Good Community Award are:

Muhammad Fahim Mark Scarborough Joshua Hancock Rani Wallace Heidi Procter Anthony Longbottom Delia Quigley Ethel Lee Tendayi Ganga Mercy

CIRCLE’s home loan advisory service is a great way to get FREE advice on home and investment loans. Whether you have an existing home loan with another lender, looking to purchase your first home or wanting to purchase an investment property, call CIRCLE’s Loans Manager, Craig Fraser on (03) 9363 2530 for FREE no obligation advice. This offer is not only open to CIRCLE members but also any

Scamwatch is run by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). It provides information to consumers and small businesses about how to recognise, avoid and report scams. The purpose of Scamwatch is to help you recognise a scam and avoid it where possible. Self defence is the best defence. Keep yourself up to date with the latest information from Scamwatch by visiting their website

Circle’s banking system became available at 8:00pm last night after being offline for most of the day. All services including internet, telephone and mobile banking are now available to members.   We apologise for the inconvenience this has caused and we are working with our technology supplier to ensure this does not happen again.

Members can now transfer to internal and external accounts, pay bills with BPAY and check their account balances directly from their smart phone, anytime, anywhere. To download search for CIRCLE Alliance Bank in your App store or Play store depending on your device. Initial registration details for the App are the same as your Internet Banking details. Enjoy the convenience of banking on your

CIRCLE Alliance Bank is pleased to announce that all of our new Visa cards are now payWave enabled. To give you immediate access to this convenient payment method, we are currently in the process of replacing all of our member’s cards with payWave enabled cards. This is a gradual process which we expect to complete by the end of June 2017. Your replacement card number and PIN will remain the

Andy Smith, CIRCLE’s CEO will again be participating in the Kidney Health Australia Kidney Kar Rally which will take place from the 11th to 19th August. This years rally will go from Griffith in southern NSW to Wagga Wagga via Cobar, White Cliffs, Tibooburra, Broken Hill, Renmark and Echuca – over 4,000 kilometres. After competing last year and raising over $20,000 to help improve the lives of

We have been notified by several members who have received phone calls from people pretending to be Circle staff. The caller indicates you have money owing to you and will then ask for your account number and account details.

Circle will never call you to ask for your account details – we already have them If you are in doubt as to who is calling you, hang up and dial Circle yourself on 1300

Pensioner Plus Savings Accounts (S10/S17) interest rates are changing from the 1st February 2017. The new rates will be:

$0 to $500 0.50% p.a $501 to $48,000 1.00% p.a Above $48,000 2.30% p.a

Interest is calculated on the daily balance and paid on the last day of each month.  Interest is calculated on that portion of the balance that sits within each tier.

Every Friday the staff at Deer Park office go “casual for a cause” where they can wear casual clothes to work upon a gold coin donation. At the end of each month the total amount collected is matched by CIRCLE and a staff member’s favourite charity is selected as the beneficiary. The following charities have received support from this initiative; Kidney Health Australia, Good Friday Appeal

Circle Mutual Limited has become the 145th organization in Australia and New Zealand to receive B Corporation certification. B Corporation certification provides a globally recognized standard for sustainable businesses demonstrating that they use the power of business and profit to solve social and environmental problems. Being a B Corporation gives certification to our business model and

CIRCLE CEO completes 2016 Kidney Kar Rally

CIRCLE’s CEO, Andy Smith and his son in law Oden Hickey completed the 2016 Kidney Kar Rally travelling over 6,000 kilometers (including to and from Geelong) in 10 days to raise funds for kids with kidney disease.

They raised over $20,000 due to fantastic support from family, friends and work colleagues. There were 47 entrants in the rally and the total of over $500,000 in fundraising will enable