A look at our 2020 Community Goals Partners – Australian Seabird Rescue Edition!

Australian Seabird Rescue (ASR) is a grass-roots community group with a passion for coastal wildlife rescue and conservation. With branches along the coastline of New South Wales and sister-groups around the country, ASRs strategic objective is to reduce the human impact on wildlife through rescue, research and education. ASR members...

Australian Seabird Rescue (ASR) is a grass-roots community group with a passion for coastal wildlife rescue and conservation. With branches...

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American Express contributes an additional $10,000 into SCCU Community Grants, bringing the total amount up to a massive $60,000

Proving how businesses can come together to make a real impact, Southern Cross Credit Union (SCCU) today announced an additional $10,000 on top of their $50,000 Community Grants program thanks to their international payments partner, American Express. Having tripled their contribution into the Grants program this year, SCCU CEO, Stuart...

Proving how businesses can come together to make a real impact, Southern Cross Credit Union (SCCU) today announced an...

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A look at our 2020 Community Goals Partners – Gold Coast Bodyboard Club Edition!

The Gold Coast Bodyboard Club (GCBC) is a community based, non-profit organisation that aims to enable children and adults of all ages and abilities to experience competition bodyboarding. The club is run by members and volunteers who dedicate their personal time for the sport they love. With events and competitions...

The Gold Coast Bodyboard Club (GCBC) is a community based, non-profit organisation that aims to enable children and adults...

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Tips for reducing your energy costs at home

Energy bills can often be a little bit of a surprise, particularly as many of us are increasingly working from home. Depending on your usage over the past month or quarter, the cost owing can often vary from bill to bill. There are a couple of quick and easy steps...

Energy bills can often be a little bit of a surprise, particularly as many of us are increasingly working...

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A look at our 2020 Community Goals Partners – Sth Lismore Celtic Football Club Edition!

A club with a proud history dating back to 1946, the South Lismore Celtic Football Club have a strong reputation for developing junior footballers and allowing them to maximise their potential. Enjoyment, respect, reaching potential, commitment and dedication are the values on which this club has built its foundation,...

A club with a proud history dating back to 1946, the South Lismore Celtic Football Club have a strong...

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What is the Government’s HomeBuilder scheme and who is it for?

In an attempt to stimulate the economy, the Australian Government has rolled out HomeBuilder – a $25k grant for those building a new home or substantially renovating their current home. If you’re planning to build, HomeBuilder might mean you can add that extra en suite or guest bedroom. If you’re...

In an attempt to stimulate the economy, the Australian Government has rolled out HomeBuilder – a $25k grant for...

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SCCU increase the level of financial support to provide $50,000 in Community Grants

Southern Cross Credit Union announces more funding than ever before for their Community Grants program, with a total of $50,000 to be shared across applications from families, individuals, business and community groups. Community Grants is SCCU’s largest annual community program, generating enormous interest across the Northern Rivers. Living true to...

Southern Cross Credit Union announces more funding than ever before for their Community Grants program, with a total of...

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Together we can do more – SCCU & Positive Change for Marine Life team up!

We’ve loved every minute of getting our hands dirty with Positive Change for Marine Life (PCFML) as a part of their River Warriors initiative and with the news of our new 3 year partnership – we couldn’t be prouder! Making a difference is incredibly important to who we are at...

We’ve loved every minute of getting our hands dirty with Positive Change for Marine Life (PCFML) as a part...

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Kingscliff Turtle Release

It’s not often that you get to start the work day at the beach but on Thursday 5th March the SCCU team and community partners Australian Seabird Rescue did just that, meeting on the Kingscliff sands for the release of 2 rehabilitated turtles, back into the wild.   Joined by locals,...

It’s not often that you get to start the work day at the beach but on Thursday 5th March...

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Southern Cross Credit Union Named Australian Mutual of the Year

At the recent Australian Lending Awards, hosted by RFI Group, Northern Rivers based Southern Cross Credit Union (SCCU) were named Australian Mutual of the Year. Having been finalists for the previous 3 years, SCCU managed to go one further this year; crediting their customers, community and their team for...

At the recent Australian Lending Awards, hosted by RFI Group, Northern Rivers based Southern Cross Credit Union (SCCU) were...

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Least-cost Routing to Affect Tap-and-go Payments

A recent initiative by the Australian Government known as Merchant Routing has given merchants (eg, a shop or business) the ability to choose how your Visa Debit Card transactions are processed. When you use contactless payments (‘tap-and-go’ / PayWave) with your Visa Debit Card, the merchant may choose to send...

A recent initiative by the Australian Government known as Merchant Routing has given merchants (eg, a shop or business)...

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SCCU Inducted into NSW Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame

On Saturday 19th October the winners of the NSW Business Chamber, Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards were announced and we were grateful to receive the award for Excellence in Business. We also became the inaugural inductee into the Hall of Fame for Excellence in Professional Service which recognises the...

On Saturday 19th October the winners of the NSW Business Chamber, Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards were announced and...

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