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Savings accounts

There are lots of reasons why you might need to put some money aside. Good news is we've got lots of different ways to save too, so you can do it the way you want. Take a look at our savings account options below to find your fit.

Online Saver

Online Bonus Saver

Notice Saver PIE

You’ll get a competitive rate of interest by saving online, regardless of how many transfers you make from the account.
Want to earn bonus interest? All you have to do is make one deposit and no transfers each month.
Earn a term deposit sized return with this longer-term savings option that you can add money to anytime - what's more, there's the potential to pay less tax on savings depending on your Income Tax Rate.
 
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Benefits

  • Earn a competitive interest rate calculated daily
  • No monthly account maintenance or transaction fees (service fees apply)
  • No penalty for making transfers
  • No minimum balance needed
  • A competitive bonus interest rate
  • A base interest rate
  • No minimum balance needed to earn bonus interest
  • No monthly account maintenance or transaction fees (service fees apply)
  • Earn a term deposit sized return calculated daily and paid monthly
  • Invest for as little as $500
  • Money can be added anytime
  • Delayed withdrawals to minimise impulse purchases
  • It's a PIE which means you can be taxed less on returns if on an Income Tax Rate of 30% or 33%
 

Monthly account maintenance fee

Free

Free

Free

 

Electronic transactions

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Deposits: Free

Withdrawals: require a Westpac transaction account

Deposits: Free

Withdrawals: require a Westpac transaction account

Deposits: Free

Withdrawals: require a Westpac transaction account

 

Manual transactions

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Manual transactions over the counter are not available. However, deposits can be made through branch deposit boxes.

Manual transactions over the counter are not available. However, deposits can be made through branch deposit boxes.

Manual transactions over the counter are not available. However, deposits can be made through branch deposit boxes.

 

Interest rates

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3.25% p.a.

0.10% p.a. base interest plus 4.20% p.a. If you make at least one deposit and no withdrawals by the last business day of the month

4.30% p.a.

3.45% p.a. Funds on Notice - applied to withdrawal amounts until the withdrawal date.
For balances $500  to $10,000,000

Rates shown are introductory rates that apply between 1 December 2014 and 31 March 2015

 
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*“Rate” and “Rates” refer to (a) interest rates for the Simple Saver, Save & Win and Online Saver accounts; and (b) the rate of return for the Online Saver PIE account.

You can get a copy of the current disclosure statement for Westpac New Zealand Limited from any Westpac branch in New Zealand free of charge. Interest rates and fees are subject to change.

Investments made in the Westpac Cash PIE Fund (“the Fund”) do not represent bank deposits or liabilities of Westpac New Zealand Limited (“Westpac NZ”) or any other member of the Westpac group of companies, and are subject to investment and other risks. No Westpac company or any person guarantees the Fund's performance, returns or repayment of capital. Any rates of return are subject to change. Westpac NZ’s General Terms and Conditions (including online banking terms) apply to investments in the Fund and Westpac NZ transaction accounts. You can get more information and free copies of the Disclosure Statement for Westpac NZ, the term sheet for the Fund and Westpac NZ’s General Terms and Conditions from any Westpac branch.