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The ins and outs of interest

Posted on September 30th, 2016

Most of us will borrow money from a bank, credit union or other financial institution at least once in our lifetime. For some it will be a personal loan for an overseas adventure; upgrading to a new set of wheels…

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The Capricornian: proudly part of the past, present and future of Central Queensland

Posted on September 21st, 2016

The Capricornian. It’s a name that proves we’re proudly local because we are, and always will be, a local organisation. We are a credit union, which means we are 100% owned by our members and all of our profits are…

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Proudly Customer Owned and proudly Capricornian

Posted on August 25th, 2016

Statement by Ian Mill, Acting Chairman, The Capricornian The Capricornian would like to respond to recent articles about a buyout by Auswide Bank. The Capricornian did receive an indicative, incomplete and non binding proposal from Auswide Bank. After due consideration…

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The Capricornian cuts Home Loan Rates

Posted on August 17th, 2016

Following the recent RBA decision to cut the Official Cash Rate to 1.50%, The Capricornian is pleased to advise that it is reducing the rates on our suite of home and investment loans. From Monday 15 August 2016, our variable…

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The Cap App is now available in the app stores

Posted on July 1st, 2016

The Cap App is here! Download today. The Capricornians’ new mobile banking app brings you the best in mobile banking, giving you a secure and easy way to bank on the go 24 hours a day, 7 days a week…

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Winners are grinners

Posted on July 1st, 2016

The Capricornian in conjunction with CGU Insurance recently ran a competition where members could win their first years’ insurance up to the value of $1,000 when they took out an Auto Loan and Motor Insurance Policy through CGU. Capricornian member…

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Junior Football keeping kids active

Posted on July 1st, 2016

Rugby League is a popular sport in Central Queensland, enjoyed by the young and old alike. The Capricornian is a long time sponsor of the CQ Capras premier Rugby League Club and keen supporters of junior rugby league initiatives as…

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CQ’s Women in rugby League

Posted on July 1st, 2016

For the second year in a row, Bowens Buccaneers participated in the 2016 Queensland Indigenous Groups Reconciliation Carnival. Now in its ninth year, the CQID carnival brings together people from indigenous and non-indigenous backgrounds for a weekend of Rugby League.…

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Glen and Karen refinanced and saved!

Posted on July 1st, 2016

Managing your finances can sometimes be a time consuming and confusing task that not many of us like to do. So it’s understandable that people generally don’t spend enough time reassessing their current financial situation, including any personal, home or…

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Local Tradie Wins $5000 towards dream holiday

Posted on July 1st, 2016

A simple quote for home insurance lead to local tradie, Simon Lewis, becoming the Runner Up Winner of $5000 in travel money as part of a recent dream holiday insurance promotion jointly run by CGU Insurance and The Capricornian. When…

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