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Cost of living data sourced from expatistan.com. All costs in AUD$. Information verified correct as of 18 September 2015

Countries ranked cheapest to most expensive July 2017

RankingCountry
1Brazil
2Indonesia
3Canada
4South Africa
5Spain
6Thailand
7New Zealand
8Australia
9North America
10Japan
11Germany
12France
13United Kingdom
14Hong Kong

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Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Debit Card Account Details Card Type Monthly Account Fee Minimum Opening Balance Description
St.George Complete Freedom Account
St.George Complete Freedom Account
Flexible bank account with Visa Debit card and SMS and email alert system. Visa Debit Card $5 $1 $0 account keeping fees if you deposit at least @sa_product_balance_feefree,money@ per month. Otherwise, a @sa_product_account_keeping_fee,money@ fee applies. Unlimited free withdrawals at St.George, Westpac and BankSA ATMs. Go to site More
Westpac Choice
Westpac Choice
Access over 50,000 ATMs globally with no overseas ATM fee. Mastercard Debit Card $5 $0 $0 account keeping fees if you deposit at least @sa_product_balance_feefree,money@ per month. Otherwise, a @sa_product_account_keeping_fee,money@ monthly fee applies. Unlimited free withdrawals at St.George, Westpac, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA ATMs. Go to site More
Bankwest Qantas Transaction Account
Bankwest Qantas Transaction Account
Earn Qantas Points on your account balance 365 days a year. Mastercard Debit Card $6 $0 $0 account keeping fees when you deposit at least @sa_product_balance_feefree,money@ into your account each month. Otherwise, a @sa_product_account_keeping_fee,money@ monthly fee applies. Unlimited Free withdrawals at Bankwest and CommBank ATMs in Australia. Go to site More
Macquarie Transaction Account
Macquarie Transaction Account
Mastercard Debit Card $0 Free access to all domestic ATMs in Australia including the rediATM network. More
Macquarie Platinum Transaction Account
Macquarie Platinum Transaction Account
Mastercard Debit Card $0 Free access to the rediATM network More
Citibank Plus Everyday Account
Citibank Plus Everyday Account
Free international money transfers and free overseas Citibank ATM withdrawals. Mastercard Debit Card $0 $0 No ATM fees using Citibank, Westpac, BankSA and St.George branded ATMs in Australia. Use overseas Citibank ATMs for free. More

Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Name Product Foreign Currency Conversion Fee (MC) Foreign Currency Conversion Fee (VISA) Overseas ATM Withdrawal Fee Overseas Cash Advance Fee Annual fee Product Description
ANZ Frequent Flyer Black
3% of transaction value
$5
The greater of 2% of cash advance amount or a minimum of $4.00
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($425 p.a. thereafter)
Receive 75,000 bonus Qantas Points when you apply online, are approved and spend $2,500 on eligible purchases in the first 3 months.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Exclusive Offer
3.3% of transaction value
$5
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
Apply by 31 July 2017 to earn bonus Velocity Points for the first three months and a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year.
HSBC Platinum Credit Card
3% of transaction value
$99 p.a.
Earn 1 Reward Point per $1 of eligible spend and receive complimentary travel and purchase protection insurances.
American Express Platinum Edge Credit Card
$195 p.a.
Receive a $200 Travel Credit every year and complimentary domestic and international travel insurance.
HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card
3% of transaction value
The higher of $4 or 3.0% of the total transaction amount
$199 p.a.
Receive 60,000 bonus Qantas Points when you meet the spend requirement and earn up to 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent.
ANZ Rewards Travel Adventures card
0% of transaction value
$0
$225 p.a.
Receive 40,000 bonus Velocity Points when you spend $500 on eligible purchases in the first three months.
Commonwealth Bank Business Awards Platinum Credit Card
3% of transaction value
$4.00 or 1.5% of the cash advance amount (whichever is greater)
$300 p.a.
Earn up to 3 Awards points per $1 spent and receive complimentary travel and unauthorised transaction insurances.

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Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Available Currencies ATM Withdrawal Fee Reload Fee Initial Load Fee
ANZ Travel Card
ANZ Travel Card
AUD, CAD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, THB, USD AUD 3.50, USD 2.50, GBP 2.00, EUR 2.20, NZD 4.50, CAD 3.00, HKD 20.00, SGD 4.00, THB 95, JPY 260 1.1% of the value purchased $0 Go to site More
NAB Traveller Card
NAB Traveller Card
AUD, CAD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, THB, USD

Overseas: $0 per withdrawal via international ATMs

Domestic: $3.75 fee applies

$0 $0 Go to site More
Qantas Cash
Qantas Cash
AUD, AED, CAD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, THB, USD AUD 1.95, CAD 2.00, EUR 1.50, GBP 1.25, HKD 15.00, JPY 160, NZD 2.50, SGD 2.50, USD 1.95, THB 70.00, AED 6.50 $0 $0 Go to site More
Velocity Global Wallet® Card
Velocity Global Wallet® Card
AUD, CAD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, THB, USD, ZAR AUD 0.00, CAD 2.00, EUR 1.50, GBP 1.25, HKD 15.00, JPY 160, NZD 2.50, SGD 2.50, THB 60, USD 1.95, ZAR 20, Other than above: AUD 1.95 $0 $0 Go to site More
Westpac Global Currency Card
Westpac Global Currency Card
AUD, CAD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, SGD, THB, USD, ZAR

Non-Westpac Group ATM in Australia / non-Global Alliance ATM overseas: AUD 2.00, USD 2.00, GBP 1.50, EUR 2.00. NZD 3.00, CAD 2.50, HKD 15.00, SGD 3.00, JPY 200, THB 75.00, ZAR 20.00

Over 50k ATMs (Global ATM Alliance network & Westpac): $0

Transferring through another financial institution (BPAY) may attract a transaction fee. $0 Go to site More
St.George Global Currency Card
St.George Global Currency Card
AUD, HKD, USD, SGD, GBP, JPY, EUR, THB, NZD, ZAR, CAD AUD 2.00 USD 2.00 GBP 1.50 EUR 2.00 NZD 3.00 CAD 2.50 HKD 15.00 SGD 3.00 JPY 200 THB 75.00 ZAR 20.00 $0 $0 Go to site More

Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Name Product Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Services Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description
TorFX International Money Transfers
AUD 200
1 day
Online, Phone, Agent
TorFX guarantee to beat any competitor's exchange rate for a transaction
Conditions apply
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AUD 2,000
1 day
Online, Phone
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Exclusive: OFX (Ozforex) International Money Transfers
AUD 250
1 day
Online, Phone, Agent
Exclusive offer: Special exchange rates and $0 transfer fee
OFX is currently offering finder.com.au exclusive exchange rates and $0 transfer fee on all transfers.
FC Exchange International Money Transfers
GBP 3,000
1 day
Online, Phone, Bank Account to Bank Account
No transfer fee via online, branch or phone when transferring more than £10,000 or equivalent.
Compass Global Markets International Money Transfers
AUD 1,000
2 days
Online, Phone
Send money in as little as 24-48 hours to a range of countries with Compass Global Markets.
RationalFX International Money Transfers
GBP 100
1 - 2 days
Online, Phone, Bank Account to Bank Account
Transfer currency online 24/7 with a guaranteed exchange rates. No commission or hidden costs.
HiFX International Money Transfers
AUD 50
2 days
Online, Phone, Agent
Make your first transfer for free. Transfer money between 20 currencies, and schedule regular transfers.
Currency Solutions International Money Transfers
AUD 3,000
2 days
Online, Phone, Bank Account to Bank Account
Send money overseas for a range of reasons, including regular payments and buying overseas property. 97% Trustpilot score.

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Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Name Product Bonus Points Rewards Points per $ spent (VISA/MC) Rewards Points per $ spent (AMEX) Purchase rate (p.a.) Annual fee Product Description
American Express Explorer® Credit Card
100,000 bonus points
2
20.74% p.a.
$395 p.a.
Receive a $400 Travel Credit every year and up to two entries per year to the American Express Lounge at Sydney International Airport.
HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card
60,000 bonus points
1
0
19.99% p.a.
$199 p.a.
Receive 60,000 bonus Qantas Points when you meet the spend requirement and earn up to 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent.
Qantas American Express Ultimate Card - Online Offer
100,000 bonus points
1.5
20.74% p.a.
$450 p.a.
Apply by 31 July 2017 to earn 100,000 bonus Qantas Points and get 2 American Express Airport Lounge entries each calendar year.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Exclusive Offer
0.66
20.74% p.a.
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
Apply by 31 July 2017 to earn bonus Velocity Points for the first three months and a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year.
American Express Velocity Platinum Card
100,000 bonus points
0
1.5
20.74% p.a.
$375 p.a.
Receive a complimentary Virgin Australia return Economy domestic flight each anniversary year and complimentary travel insurance.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - 0% Interest Offer
0.66
0% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 20.74% p.a.)
$129 p.a.
Receive an exclusive Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year and benefit from 0% p.a. introductory rates on purchases and balance transfers.
St.George Amplify Platinum
40,000 bonus points
1
0
19.49% p.a.
$99 p.a.
Earn up to 2 Amplify Rewards Points per $1 spent and receive complimentary overseas travel insurance.
ANZ Frequent Flyer Black
75,000 bonus points
1
19.99% p.a.
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($425 p.a. thereafter)
Receive 75,000 bonus Qantas Points when you apply online, are approved and spend $2,500 on eligible purchases in the first 3 months.
ANZ Frequent Flyer Platinum
50,000 bonus points
0.75
19.99% p.a.
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($295 p.a. thereafter)
Receive 50,000 bonus Qantas Points when you spend $2,500 on eligible purchases in the first three months.
American Express Essential®  Credit Card
1
14.99% p.a.
$0 p.a.
Get Smartphone Screen Insurance of up to $500 when you pay for your phone or contract with your Essential Credit Card.

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Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
Name Product Bonus Points Rewards Points per $ spent (VISA/MC) Rewards Points per $ spent (AMEX) Complimentary Travel Insurance Annual fee Minimum Income Product Description
St.George Vertigo Platinum
0
0
Yes
$99 p.a.
Take advantage of a 0% p.a. for 20 months on balance transfers offer with no balance transfer fee.
HSBC Platinum Credit Card
1
0
Yes
$99 p.a.
$40,000
Take advantage of a 0% p.a. for 22 months on balance transfers offer with a 2% p.a. balance transfer fee.
HSBC Platinum Qantas Credit Card
60,000 bonus points
1
0
Yes
$199 p.a.
$40,000
Enjoy complimentary membership to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program and the ability to pay with Apple Pay.
ANZ Platinum Credit Card - Exclusive Offer
0
0
Yes
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($87 p.a. thereafter)
$35,000
Receive a low introductory offer of 0% p.a. on purchases for 3 months and 0% p.a. on balance transfers for 12 months.
ANZ Frequent Flyer Black
75,000 bonus points
1
Yes
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($425 p.a. thereafter)
$75,000
Earn 75 Bonus Status Credits when you apply by 30 September 2017, buy and fly return with Qantas by 31 January 2018.
ANZ Low Rate Platinum
Yes
$99 p.a.
$35,000
Take advantage of a 0% p.a. for 16 months on balance transfers offer with a 2% p.a. balance transfer fee.
ANZ Frequent Flyer Platinum
50,000 bonus points
0.75
Yes
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($295 p.a. thereafter)
$35,000
Enjoy complimentary membership to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program and access to a 24/7 concierge service.
American Express Explorer® Credit Card
100,000 bonus points
2
Yes
$395 p.a.
$65,000
Receive a $400 Travel Credit and two complimentary American Express Lounge passes each year.
Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum
0
0
Yes
$99 p.a.
Take advantage of a 0% p.a. for 20 months on balance transfers offer with no balance transfer fee.
NAB Premium Card - Exclusive Offer
0
0
Yes
$90 p.a.
Exclusive to finder.com.au, enjoy a no fee, long-term balance transfer offer with platinum privileges.

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Rates last updated July 21st, 2017
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Interest Rate (p.a.) Comparison Rate (p.a.) Min Loan Amount Loan Term Application Fee Monthly Repayment
Citi Personal Loan Plus
Borrow up to $75,000. All approved applicants will receive the advertised variable rate of 11.99% p.a.
From 11.99% (variable) 12.48% $5,000 3 to 5 years $0 ($199 fee waived) Go to site More
RateSetter 2-Year Personal Loan
This peer-to-peer loan is only available for a 2-year term at the rate of 4.69% p.a.
From 4.69% (fixed) 7.11% $2,001 2 to 2 years $0 (Upfront fee $250 for loan terms of 2 years and above) Go to site More
RateSetter Personal Loan
Ratesetter allow you to get a personalised rate based on your credit score.
From 8.46% (fixed) 8.97% $2,001 0.5 to 5 years $0 (Upfront fee $250 for loan terms of 2 years and above) Go to site More
NOW FINANCE Personal Loans
Get rewarded with a low interest rate for your good credit history.
From 8.95% (fixed) 10.42% $4,000 1.5 to 7 years $395 (Based on $10,000) Go to site More
SocietyOne Unsecured Personal Loan
Interest rates for a 3 year loan range from 7.9% p.a. to 10.90% p.a. Comparison rate from 9.92% p.a. to 13.63% p.a. for good credit scores A and AA
From 7.9% (fixed) 9.92% $5,000 2 to 5 years 3% (of loan amount) Go to site More
CUA Discount Fixed Personal Loan (Loans over $30,000)
Take advantage of a competitive fixed rate and no monthly fees when you borrow over $30,000
From 10.99% (fixed) 10.99% $30,000 1 to 7 years $0 Go to site More
Pepper Money Unsecured Fixed Rate Personal Loan
Apply for up to $50,000 and receive conditional approval within minutes.
From 9.99% (fixed) 9.99% $5,000 1 to 7 years $0 Go to site More
Latitude Personal Loans (Unsecured)
An unsecured loan designed for multiple purposes – renovating, buying a car or travelling. Funds can be in your count in as little as 24 hours.
From 13.99% (fixed) 15.2% $3,000 2 to 7 years $250 (Loans under $4000 - $140) Go to site More
bcu Unsecured Multipurpose Loan
A flexible unsecured or secured personal loan with a competitive rate.
From 8.94% (variable) 9.85% $4,000 1 to 5 years $200 Go to site More
QT Mutual Bank Personal Loan
You can use this personal loan to buy just about anything: a new boat, home renovations, a holiday or even to consolidate existing debt. Only available to Queenslanders
From 12.95% (variable) 13.54% $3,000 5 years $395 (establishment fee) Go to site More

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