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Restricted Card Use for Binary Trading

Posted on December 21st, 2016

Binary trading or binary options is a form of online stock/share trading. However, unlike normal trading where you buy stock/shares and own them, with binary options you essentially make a ‘bet’ on the price movement of a particular asset in…

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Helping out local families for Christmas

Posted on December 12th, 2016

Staff across the organisation got behind our annual Adopt-a-Family Christmas Appeal, donating many presents, food items and other Christmas essentials to help out local families in need. Every year the Adopt-a-Family Christmas Appeal rallies local businesses and community members to support those in need…

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The Capricornian supports Emerald Neighbourhood Centre

Posted on December 7th, 2016

Delwyn, Torrent and Keirra from our Emerald branch will be hosting a sausage sizzle at Mitre 10 Emerald this Saturday 10 December to raise money for the Emerald Neighbourhood Centre. All money raised will be going to the Centre to help those…

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6 great ideas for a cheap evening out (that don’t involve Netflix)

Posted on November 16th, 2016

There are a lot of things you’re probably saving for – a house deposit, a holiday, new car, maybe even Christmas (which is just around the corner – eeep!). But let’s face it – saving is tricky. It requires constant…

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Rockhampton member Steve shares his experience with The Capricornian

Posted on October 31st, 2016

Steve May is the owner operator of Capricorn Carriages, a service that will take you for a unique look around the historic Rockhampton CBD in a traditional horse and carriage. Steve is proudly local, just like us, and is passionate…

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Building vs buying your home: the pros and cons

Posted on October 12th, 2016

It’s a question many home buyers are faced with: to build or to buy? Like most things, each option has its pros and cons, so keep these in mind as you make your decision. Building There’s no denying it: having…

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Introducing Dale Grounds, the new CEO of The Capricornian

Posted on October 5th, 2016

Dear members, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to you as new CEO of The Capricornian. My name is Dale Grounds and as a former Capricornia resident, I am excited to be returning to the region…

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Never share your passwords or member ID with anyone

Posted on October 5th, 2016

Some internet services you come across may ask for your online banking log on details. By sharing this information you could be increasing the risk of unauthorised access to your account and money. It is important to remember that you…

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Common super and investment terms explained

Posted on October 5th, 2016

With legislative changes and the complexity of investments and super, it’s sometimes hard to keep up with all the terms that get thrown about. Here’s a useful glossary of some commonly used terms. Concessional contributions: previously known as deductible contributions,…

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SAVE THE DATE: The Capricornian Ltd Annual General Meeting

Posted on October 4th, 2016

The Capricornian Ltd Annual General Meeting will be taking place Thursday 24 November 2016. The meeting will commence at 5.30pm in the Members Lounge at the Rockhampton Jockey Club, Callaghan Park Rockhampton. If you would like to attend please RSVP…

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