Financial Matters

Accountants  

Economic Insights Pty Ltd
10 By Street, Eden

02 6496 4005

Kothes Chartered Accountants
2/161 Imlay Street
02 6496 8500

 

Kellow Parbery & Associates   

175 Imlay St

02 6496 1866

Banks & Credit Unions

Commonwealth Bank
154 Imlay Street
Enquiries and Telephone Banking: 13 2221

Eden branch: 02 6496 1833

IMB Eden

IMB
199 Imlay Street

Phone: 13 3462
02 6496 1388

 

Bendigo Bank

Eden Realty office
132 Imlay Street, Eden

Mon-Fri 9.30-400 
Sat 9.30am-11.10am

02 6496 1999

 

 

Westpac ATM
209 Imlay St
Eden

 

 

Financial Assistance
 
Centrelink

Eden Community Access Centre
(Your local Centrelink sub-agency)
Cnr Imlay & Mitchell Streets

Come  in;

Use our Centrelink phones

Use our Centrelink computerts to access your online account

Pick up Centrelink forms & brochers

We can send or recieve Centrelink faxs

 

All Centrelink services are free of charge
Phone  02 6496 3970

 

Centrelink call back service.

A service that gives you the choice to keep your place in the queue without waiting on the phone.

Save time. Don't waste time waiting on the phone.

Lower your mobile phone costs by not waiting on the line [or you could use the Centrelink phone at the Access Centre]

You must be registered for Centrelink phone self service to keep your place in the queue.

Once registered, you can keep your place in the queue and access your account by phone

24 hours a day, 7 days a week @ 136 240

Read more and register at humanservices.com.

 

Centrelink Website
Making a claim

Phone Centrelink

 

Tax Help

Free help with tax returns
is available at the
Eden Access Centre. 
If you  earn less than $50,000
you could be eligible.

More information
Appointments will be available at the

Eden Community Access Centre

on Tuesdays and Fridays

from the 29th July.

To make an appointment

call in to the Access Centre

or phone 02 6496 3970

Anglicare South East

Financial and problem gambling counselling.
179 Imlay Street
call
Mon-Fri 9-4pm
02 6496 4499
1800 644 556
 
No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS®) for people on low incomes who need affordable access to credit. The scheme offers loans of up to $1200 to people on low incomes. No interest charges or fees.
You can use NILS to:
Buy essential household items
Buy health items such as wheelchairs or asthma pumps
Pay for car repairs (only for people who live where there is little or no public transport)
NILS loans can be accessed in Eden through Anglicare
 
Energy Accounts Payment Assistance Scheme (EAPA) helps people having difficulty paying their electricity bill because of crisis or emergency.  Find out more about EAPA at the NSW Dept. of Industy website or call 137788
 
Financial Counsellor's Association of NSW
formerly Consumer Credit Legal Centre.
Advice and advocacy for consumers in financial stress
www.fcan.com.au
1300 914 408
Credit and Debt Hotline
Privides financial counselling information, advice and referral service to consumers on credit, debt and banking issues       1800 007 007
 
Financial Services Ombusman (FOS)
Credit Ombudsman Service Limited (COSL)
Dispute resolution schemes to help resolve disputes betwen consumers and financial services providers.
www.fos.org.au      or     www.cosl.com.au
1300 780 808               1800 138 422
 

Welfare Rights Centre

Free legal advice and assisstance on
social security matters

www.welfarerights.org.au

Tel: 02 9211 5300 or

1800 226 028

  
ASIC's MoneySmart website offers you tips & tools to help you make the most of your money.
Moneysmart includes useful information for  those who have 'Trouble with debt'
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission offers advice and information for consumers covering; Consumer rights & protections, Contracts & agreements, Dealing with debts & debt collectors, Online shopping & banking and much more.