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Congregations innovate during restrictions

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In this changing time of COVID-19 restrictions and distancing it is a true testament to the Lutheran Church and its loving and innovative nature to find a positive way through some of the setbacks and confusion. Through all the changes that are surrounding us, many congregations have been able to...

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Avoid being scammed, Covid-19 update

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Covid-19 scam alert update During these uncertain times, it is important to remain vigilant against scammers. Scammers are looking to take advantage of people's heightened levels of anxiety to try to deceive people into giving personal information they wouldn’t normally give. Please be aware: You can’t buy a cure or...

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Quick wins to get your savings back on track

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Keeping on top of your finances can be one of the most important things that you do for your long-term wealth. Managing your finances starts from the moment you earn your first paycheck and is prudent to be maintained throughout your career and into retirement. Even if you have been...

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Safe and Savvy

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A guide to help older people avoid abuse, scam and fraud. In November 2019, the Australian Bankers Association (ABA) released a guide and recommend that anyone over 50 years old should read it. The guide was developed by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommBank) Customer Advocate, together with a large...

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No debit card, no worries. The benefits of targeted saving.

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When you look at your purse or wallet, does it bulge with loyalty cards, gift cards, debit cards and credit cards? It seems that every time you sign up to a new membership or reward program these days you get another card to add to your collection of plastic. Here...

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Avoid being scammed. What you can do?

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As technology improvements are made every day to ensure the safety of personal information, scammers have evolved to be evermore deceptive in their pursuit of gaining access to your personal details. Scammers can use you to gain access to your computer simply by an unsolicited phone call, text message or...

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You’ve landed your first job, woohoo, nailed it!

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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Financial independence and a world of choices and opportunities await you… but before you splurge all your money like one of those ‘minute to win it’ shopping competitions lets chat about how can you set yourself up to be in the best financial position so that you can achieve your...

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So you’ve opened a children’s savings account … Congrats!

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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Now what? When you were growing up, you undoubtedly got your hands on tangible cash pretty often. In an increasingly cashless society, it’s easy to forget that children haven’t - and probably won’t. Children may miss out on learning the shape, size and texture of real money. Teaching them about...

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So you better watch out, you'd better not cry... Pt.2

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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...you’d better not pout, I'm telling you why. With all your pre-holiday activities planned and budgeted for, it’s now time to turn your attention to the actual Christmas celebrations themselves. Rushing out to buy the gifts we want to give would be easy, but as my family keep reminding me...

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So you better watch out, you'd better not cry... Pt.1

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...you’d better not pout, I'm telling you why. Ok, you’d be forgiven if you did start pouting. The Christmas and New Year holiday season is fast on its way and as the warmer weather sets in the social activities kick into overdrive. From years gone by, I know that once...

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