Saver Plus is a 10-month financial literacy and matched savings program that assists people to build savings for their own or their children’s education and in doing so strengthens their capacity to save.
As part of the program, participants receive:
At the end of the program, participants use their matched savings to purchase an education-related goal, which can include items like school uniforms, computers, and text books.
By joining the program participants will:
Saver Plus expanded to 2017
Saver Plus was developed by Brotherhood of St Laurence and ANZ in 2003 to assist families on lower incomes establish a savings habit, become long-term savers and build financial skills, knowledge and confidence.
Funding from the Australian Government has enabled the program to expand from 20 to 60 locations in all states and territories in Australia.
Are you eligible for Saver Plus?
You must be over 18 years and have a Health Care or Pension Card and have some regular income from work. You must also have children enrolled in a school OR be attending or returning to vocational education yourself.
How it works
How to apply
To apply or obtain more information about Saver Plus in Ballarat contact:
Sue Ogilvie – Saver Plus Coordinator (Ballarat Area)
BGT, 14 Hill St, Ballarat
03 5333 8600
Or for other locations around Australia please complete the online form or phone 1300 610 355.