HomeView 2013 Media ReleasesCOBA Congratulates Money Magazine winners

The Customer Owned Banking Association today congratulated the winners of Money Magazine's Best of the Best Awards, which demonstrates the value on offer from customer owned institutions.

Credit Unions, building societies and mutual banks were recognised across savings, credit cards, home and car loans.

“We know that our sector is offering great value and industry leading customer service,” COBA CEO Louise Petschler said.

“To be recognised in this way by Money Magazine is a strong indication of how strong, diverse and consumer focused the customer owned banking sector is.

“Consumers looking for a better deal should consider moving their money to customer owned banking in 2014.”

The list of winners from credit unions, building societies and mutual banks is included below:

Best DIY Super Savings Account – Non-Bank
Hunter United Credit Union

Best Everyday Account – Non-Bank
Coastline Credit Union

Best Kids Savings Account – Non-Bank
First Option Credit Union

Best Savings Account – Non-Bank
Newcastle Permanent

Best Savings Account Regular Deposits – Non-Bank
Easy Street Financial Services

Best Term Deposit Long Term – Non-Bank
SGE Credit Union

Best Transactor Credit Card – Bank
Teachers Mutual Bank

Cheapest Balance Transfer Credit Card – Non-Bank
Qantas Credit Union

Cheapest Business Credit Card – Non-Bank
Newcastle Permanent

Cheapest Business Transaction Account – Non-Bank
Quay Credit Union

Cheapest Credit Card – Non-Bank
Community First Credit Union

Cheapest Home Loan Package – Non-Bank
Newcastle Permanent

Cheapest New Car Loan – Non-Bank
The Mac

Cheapest Personal Loan – Non-Bank
ECU Australia

Cheapest Three-Year Fixed Home Loan – Non-Bank

For more information please contact:
Daniel McDougall, Senior Manager – Media and Communication
02 8035 8444; 0407 637 541; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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