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Set your kids up for success

Their first words. First steps. First loose tooth. First time riding a bike without training wheels. We know how important those first milestones are for your little ones. And that you’re never too young to start working towards what you want. That’s why opening your child’s first bank account can help set them up with the money skills needed to achieve their big dreams.

Open a Smart Saver Account for your child before 31 March and we’ll help get them started with a $10 bonus deposit** as part of their Welcome Pack of activities. Drop by one of our branches to open an account and give your child a head start with their savings today!

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Opening an account is easy!

  • branch Step 1 Head to your closest branch.
  • ID Step 2 Bring your child’s birth certificate and Medicare card.
  • ID Step 3 Bring your driver’s licence or passport (parent/guardian).
  • Smile Step 4 Leave with a Smart Saver Account and a free moneybox!**

Because they can see, track and record all of the transactional history, they also understand how hard money is to make and how quickly it can go.
Karen, Central Coast.

Fun for kids

From pocket money through to saving for a simple toy or big life event like buying your first car or going to uni, we have compiled the tools to help parents and children improve their understanding of money.

**Kids banking Terms, conditions, fees and charges apply. Offer available for new Smart Saver Accounts opened by a parent or guardian on behalf of a child under 12 years of age. Account must be opened in branch by 31 March 2021. Offer may be redeemed only once per child. Bonus $10 deposit will be deposited to the Account by the end of the month in which the Account was opened. Herbie money box available while stocks last. Offer may be varied or withdrawn at any time. This information has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Therefore, before acting on this information, you should consider its appropriateness having regard to these matters and the product Terms and Conditions. Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited ACN 087 651 992. Australian Credit Licence/Australian Financial Services Licence 238273.
Interest rates effective as of 03/03/2021 and are subject to change without notice.
Interest is earned for every calendar month that your Smart Saver Account closing balance on the last day of the month is at least $10 higher than the opening balance on the first day of that month (excluding any amounts of interest earned on the account in that month) and no more than 2 withdrawals have been made from the account during that month. You and any other account holder of your Smart Saver Account must be under 25 years of age as at the last day of that month to be eligible for this interest rate.
^^For more information about ‘Everyday Transactions’, refer to the product schedule.
^Newcastle Permanent Visa cards are accepted anywhere where Visa is accepted worldwide.
You should consider the Terms and Conditions in deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold these products. Fees and charges may apply.