Bonus savings accounts

We have updated our coverage of Saving accounts, separating them out by type. Unique pages now exist for the following savings account types:
- Bonus savings accounts - Business savings accounts - Children's accounts
- Online savings accounts - Standard savings accounts  

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* = These products may require a regular monthly deposit. Other conditional may also apply. Refer to institution directly.

Banks

Institution Credit Rating Account type Minimum deposit $ Interest rate %
ANZAA-Serious Saver - base rate$10.10*
AA-Serious Saver - bonus rate $13.80*
AA-Serious Saver - potential rate $13.90*
ASBAA-Savings Plus - base rate$10.75
AA-Savings Plus - bonus, one withdraw/qtr$11.50
AA-Savings Plus - potential rate, one withdraw/qtr$12.25
AA-Savings Plus - bonus, no withdraw/qtr$12.90
AA-Savings Plus - potential rate, no withdraw/qtr$13.65
BNZAA-Rapid Save - base rate$10.10
AA-Rapid Save - bonus rate$13.55
AA-Rapid Save - potential rate$13.65
AA-Achiever - base and bonus rate$11.00
AA-Achiever - base and bonus rate$1,0001.00
AA-Achiever - base and bonus rate$5,0001.50
Co-operative BankBBB-Step Saver - base$10.50
BBB-Step Saver - bonus rate$13.20
BBB-Step Saver - base and bonus rate$13.70
HBS BankBBBIncentive Saver - base rate$10.50
BBBIncentive Saver - bonus rate$13.25
BBBIncentive Saver - potential rate$13.75
KiwibankA+On-line Call - base rate$2,0002.00
A+On-line Call - bonus rate$2,0001.00
A+On-line call - potential rate$2,0003.00
A+Fast Foward - base rate$10.25
A+Fast Foward - base rate$1,0000.50
A+Fast Foward - base rate$4,0001.00
A+Fast Forward - base and bonus rate$11.25
A+Fast Forward - base and bonus rate$1,0001.50
A+Fast Forward - base and bonus rate$3,0001.50
A+Fast Forward - base and bonus rate$4,0002.20
RaboDirectAPremiumSaver - base$11.00
APremiumSaver - bonus$12.90
APremiumSaver - potential rate$13.90
SBS BankBBBIncentive Saver - base rate$10.50
BBBIncentive Saver - bonus rate$13.25
BBBIncentive Saver - potential rate$13.75
WestpacAA-Online Bonus Saver - base rate$10.10
AA-Online Bonus Saver - bonus rate $13.50
AA-Online Bonus Saver - potential rate $13.60
AA-Bonus Saver - base$10.10
AA-Bonus Saver - base and bonus rate$11.00

Credit Unions

Institution Credit Rating Account type Minimum deposit $ Interest rate %
NZCU BaywideBBRetirement Saver - base$13.00
BBRetirement Saver - bonus$10.50
BBRetirement Saver - potential rate$13.50
Police CUBB+Bonus Saver - base$202.00
BB+Bonus Saver - bonus*$202.00
BB+Bonus Saver - potential interest$204.00
BB+Future Saver - base$202.50
BB+Future Saver - bonus$201.25
BB+Future Saver - potential interest$203.75