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The Capricornian playing a part in Timor Leste

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

Did you know that by being a member of our credit union you are part of something bigger? You are part of the global credit union movement that believes that all people have the right to affordable, reliable and accessible…

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Get Smart with Your Money

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

On Wednesday 3rd of September The Capricornian was delighted to host a free Money Smart workshop for Busi Women Inc. at Coal Train in Yeppoon. The workshop was presented by Bridges Financial Services, the preferred partner of The Capricornian, and…

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Local Apprentices and Trainees Rewarded

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

At The Capricornian, we love to support our local communities as well as the organisations and people who are making a difference in them. That’s why year after year we are proud to sponsor the Capricornia Training Company Apprentice and…

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Fighting Animal Cruelty with Cupcakes

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

The 29th of August was perhaps the sweetest day of the year as Capricornian staff baked, iced, decorated and ate copious amounts of cupcakes for the RSPCA Cupcake Day. Baking humble little cupcakes in exchange for donations helps the RSPCA,…

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Busi Women Sponsorship Inspires

Posted on July 2nd, 2014

The Busi Women Inspiration Conference celebrated its second year on Saturday 24th May at Mecure International Resort on the Capricorn Coast. This year was very humbling for The Capricornian, as we joined forces with Busi Women Inc. as the Event…

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Do job interviews make you nervous?

Posted on July 2nd, 2014

  Anyone who has ever been for a job interview knows how nerve-racking they can be and being prepared can be the difference between getting the job and not. Interview and communication skills are being taught in many of our…

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Amendments to Privacy Act

Posted on July 2nd, 2014

On the 12th March 2014 the Federal Government introduced amendments to The Privacy Act.  The main changes to come about from these amendments were the introduction of the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) and the changes to the credit reporting laws.…

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Happy Easter from The Capricornian!

Posted on March 25th, 2014

Easter is celebrated throughout the world, including right here in Central Queensland! We will be closed on Good Friday 18 April and Easter Monday 21 April, returning to normal operating hours from 9am Tuesday 22 April. The Capricornian wishes you…

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Confidence returns as momentum builds in property market

Posted on March 25th, 2014

The Capricornian has renewed confidence in the property market after recording steady home and investment loan activity for the months of January and February. The Queensland property market appears to be entering its next stage of growth, despite concerns over…

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Give thanks and bring luck for the coming year

Posted on January 31st, 2014

Make the Year of the Horse your luckiest ever with a simple way to send money to Asia. With easy and reliable international payment options for sending money to friends and family, you can all look forward to a healthy…

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