There’s calls some Riverland bank branches should re-open from a local MP.
This week Westpac announced they would not proceed in closing 8 regional branches, with that news coming as the Regional Banking Enquiry continues.
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This week, Local MP Tony Pasin said “In a period of record profitability for the Australian Banking sector, the decision to withdraw services from regional Australia is not only wrong, its unacceptable.”
He further outlined a number of towns he’d like to see banks re-open – including Renmark which has seen the Commenwealth Bank close it’s doors in recent times.
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