AMWU members visited Parliament House as part of their Keep Apprentices On The Tools campaign. 

Greetings and welcome to the first Australian Unions Member Benefits update for 2021.  We have advice on getting your savings growing from Me Bank and bring you news of the Australian Unions campaign to protect your wages and conditions.  There’s also more episodes of the On The Job Podcast and an update on term desposits. 

We also have a voucher to the Australian Unions Online Store for one lucky union member to win!

One step to get your savings growing

Fewer than one in five people will take this key step to grow their New Year savings.

It looks like 2021 is going to be a big year for personal savings. New research by industry super fund-owned – ME Bank shows almost one in two Aussies plan to grow ‘rainy day’ savings this year.


Ready to buy a new car? Get the best price at the push of a button.

Buying a new car can be a frustrating and time-consuming process, so Member Advantage has partnered with MotorBuys to make the process simpler.


Big business and the Morrison Government want to cut your wages and your rights at work

The Morrison Government wants to rush through laws to cut your rights at work.

These laws will hurt all workers, including the working people who have got our country though the pandemic.


Term Deposits Are Near Zero – How Did That Happen & What To Do Now?

Historically, Australians looking for stable investments had the ability to invest in term deposits and earn an income yield that often sufficient preserving capital and even building wealth.


Listen to our ‘On the Job’ podcast

The way we work, how work is changing, how it used to be and what it might look like in the future.

It’s about who we work with, and who we work for.

It’s a discussion about the conditions in which we work and the demands of a job.

It’s talking about how it can be the best thing in our lives and also the worst.


Want a job with a union?

There are some excellent union roles currently listed on the ACTU Job Vacancies web page.  A variety of positions are available, from organisers to industrial officers, media and communications and lots more.

So if you’re in the market for a great union role why not check out what’s on offer today?


WIN an Australian Unions Merchandise Gift Card this month!

Enter the draw to win a $30 Australian Unions Merchandise Gift Card which we are giving away to one lucky union member this month! 

To enter simply email [email protected] with your name, address, union name and membership number before close of business Friday 26th February 2021.

Date Published: 04/02/2021 Category: Member Benefits

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