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Banks are offering a support package, available to all small businesses and home loan customers significantly impacted by current lockdowns or recovery from recent lockdowns, irrespective of location or industry.
COVID-19 credit reporting improvements
More than 57,000 customers have received hardship assistance during recent lockdowns across Australia.
these options do give people you know, a breather, that’s what they’re designed to do, just take the load off for three months, while you get through everything else that you need to get through.”
“customers can rest assured that their bank will have their back”
The national support package will be available to all small businesses and home loan customers significantly impacted.
Australia’s banks stand ready to assist the Government with the vaccine rollout.
ABA CEO Anna Bligh was interviewed by Stan Shaw on ABC Perth on 7 July. She discussed her upcoming meeting with COVID-19 vaccine Task Force Lieutenant General John Frewin with other corporate stakeholders. Banks, as both major employers who already offer vaccinations, and who also have a network of branches, can help with the COVID-19… Read more »
Banks across Australia are ready and willing to assist customers affected by the COVID-19 lockdowns.
New data shows debit cards are the clear choice of payment in post-COVID Australia, outweighing credit cards by almost three times, while cash use has significantly declined.
Banks have developed an industry-wide, consistent approach to hardship and a new online tool to guide customers.
“…banks can go back to their normal processes and that is working out what’s right for every single customer, on an individual tailored basis with a proper assessment. That is the best thing for the customer.”
COVID-19 Banking Timeline: a financial history of the pandemic.