Got something in mind you’re saving for and wondering how long it will take to reach your goal? Our savings calculator can help run the sums for you, so you can find out how much you’ll have to save on a regular basis to reach your savings goal. It can also calculate how choosing a savings account that pays interest on the balance of your account could help give your savings a boost.
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Saving for a goal
Setting a savings goal and having a savings plan is easier than it might seem. Try these three basic ideas to get motivated and stay on track.
Compare savings accounts
Some savings accounts offer short term introductory interest while others reward regular saving with ongoing bonus interest. If you’ve already got a lump sum saved up, you could also consider a term deposit with a fixed interest rate.
An online budget planner can take the hard work out of doing the sums on what you’ve got coming in and what’s going out.
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This calculator model contains a number of assumptions and they are set out in the i button. Please click it for more details. The assumptions may not reflect the ways in which our Bank's computer systems work. The calculator is generic and does not take into account your personal circumstances. It is intended for use by you as a guide only, and not intended to be relied on for the purposes of making a decision in relation to a financial product. Should you apply for any BankSA product, we will make our own calculations and we will not necessarily take the results of your calculations using this Calculator into account. You should obtain professional financial advice before making any financial decision.