Money management guides

Whether you’re managing your everyday banking or making a bigger financial decision, our tips and tools can help you on your way.

Saving tips

Start with the right account

Whether you’re looking to kick-start your savings or make the most of what you’ve already got, choosing the right savings account could help you reach your goals sooner.

Track your savings goals

Create a goal in our app to track your progress on the go – whether you’re working towards a house deposit, holiday or rainy day fund.

Plan your budget

Get a better understanding of your income and expenses

…and how much is left over at the end of each month.

Take control of your money

We’ve teamed up with Pedestrian TV and Lifehacker to give you a range of handy tips and info to empower you with your money – from managing the funds coming into your account to staying in control of outgoing payments.

Tips to optimise your cash flow

Guides for managing your finances

Make big things happen

Our guides tell you what you should know about...

Find out more about consolidating your debts into one personal loan.

What to know about getting a car loan so you have less to stress about.

Plan your wedding, kick-start those home improvements, take that trip of a lifetime and more.

Simplify your finances while potentially saving money.

Steps to consider to help you get the wedding you want without emptying your bank account.

Support when you need it most

Our vulnerable customers page has a range helpful info and guides for when you're struggling with your finances due to a change in circumstances. We've got a bunch of options to help you that are tailored to your needs and situation.
  • A guide if you're experiencing financial hardship
  • Comprehensive info about managing deceased estates
  • Info about our Emergency Assistance Package for natural disasters
  • Ways we can provide gambling and domestic violence support
  • A range of helpful resources to get you back on your feet.

Need more help?

You can message us in the Bankwest App or online banking, or call us – we're here 24/7.