Donating blood for the first time can be very daunting but the benefits outweigh the slight discomfort in bucketloads! As the Red Cross Mobile Blood Bank visits The Greater‘s Head Office in Hamilton on May 5th, our I.T. Helpdesk Manager Wayne Dean lets us know what his first time donating blood was like. Click here to read more »
The demand for international money transfers is higher than ever, but if you’ve never done it before, you may want to think twice before you act. Our Dubbo Branch Manager Cathy Charnley has some tips to help you avoid some costly beginner’s mistakes. Click here to read more »
The end of the financial year is almost upon us. How did that happen? Here are five things my fellow business banking specialists at the Greater Building Society and I recommend businesses look at before June 30. Click here to read more »
Living in a digital age means we’re all more savvy and aware of the dangers of cyber crime, right? Not so much. Phishing scams and the like continue to prey on the uneducated and over-confident among us. Greater Corporate Risk and Security Manager Jason Moffat has some handy tips to keep us from getting bitten. Click here to read more »
Imagine you are a young person struck with a serious illness. While all your friends and family are enjoying the comforts of home and the world at large, you are confined to a hospital ward in what is supposed to be the best years of your life..
Sounds grim, huh? But imagine that one day, in walk some weird looking guys and girls all in purple, yahooing and carrying on and encouraging you to cast off your frown and have fun. You play games, sing, make craft and tell jokes.
This is exactly what happens every time The Captains from the Starlight Children’s Foundation make a hospital ward visit, with the support of The Greater Charitable Foundation. Fun is infectious and kids of all ages can’t help but get caught up and forget their troubles for a while. Our guest blogger Captain Starlight fills us in on his latest visit to Robina Hospital. Click here to read more »
We put so much planning and thought into our children’s future, but we often neglect to teach them about the value of money. Our Penrith Branch Manager David Saad has a few simple ways we can impart the proper financial knowledge and habits to our kids. Click here to read more »
Home ownership is the dream of every Australian – we all want our little patch where we are king and can do as we please. For the vast majority of us, we enter into a mortgage in order to make this dream a reality. But if you’re clever or lucky enough to be able to pay off your home loan sooner, why wouldn’t you? The Greater’s Wallsend branch manager Jodie Daly explains how you can. Click here to read more »
Tired of getting a raw deal on your Home Loan? Don’t let it get you down – switching your Home Loan to The Greater has never been easier, or more appealing. How does twin return flights to the city of angels – Los Angeles sound? Let Orange Branch Manager Deb Linneman tempt you.. Click here to read more »
Tired of getting a raw deal on your Home Loan? Don’t let it get you down – switching your Home Loan to The Greater has never been easier, or more appealing. How does a family holiday to QLD’s Gold Coast sound? Let Gold Coast Area Manager Renee Ferguson tempt you.. Click here to read more »
If you’re in the hunt for a loan for your first or simply your next home, you could probably do with a holiday, right? Save yourself some running around – The Greater’s Great Rate Loan offers fantastic value and a holiday on us! Our Bathurst Branch Manager Jayne King has more. Click here to read more »