Is the money in your bank doing good or harm?
Align your banking with your values
Many of us are making conscious decisions to do our bit to create positive change like switching to clean energy, buying organic food or reducing plastic waste. But did you know your choice of bank can have a huge impact on the world?
This is because the money you put in your account is used by banks to make loans and investments. The types of loans banks make can go to industries that do good or those that do harm. So where your money ultimately goes shapes the world we all live in.
What we don't invest in
At Bank Australia we say our money is clean because it is never loaned to those industries that do harm. We don't lend to these industries:
What we do invest in
We also use money to help create positive impact for people, their communities and the planet. We do this by lending money to:
Find out more about what we do and don't invest in by checking out our Responsible Banking Policy
Do you know what your bank does with your money?
Ask your bank. Or go discover for yourself, there are many independent not-for-profit organisations that track who banks lend their money to.
Join the clean money movement
Join over 140,000 Australians whose money is making a positive difference to the lives of people and the planet.
"We love Bank Australia because they align with all the philosophies that 1 Million Women believe in and we need to move away from banks and institutions that invest in fossil fuels."
Natalie Isaacs, Founder of 1 Million Women.