Indigenous

ASIC's MoneySmart website has information written for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Take a minute with your money campaign

These videos are part of a series of animations created for the Take a minute with your money campaign.

Video: Buying a car

Animated video about buying a car

Aunty B and Uncle Bob explain how to get the best deal on a car and on your loan. 

Transcript: Buying a car

Get more money tips on buying a car.

Video: Renting things for your home

Animated video about renting things for your home

Aunty B explains how costly it can be to rent things for your home and shows you how to get the best deal for you and your family.   

Transcript: Renting things for your home

Get more money tips on renting things for your home.

Video: Book up

Animated video about book up

Aunty B shows you how to manage your book up (store account or tab) so you stay in control of your money.

Transcript: Book up

Get more money tips on book up

Indigenous money tips

Get our tip money tips for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people:

Podcast on ASIC's work on Indigenous financial issues

Listen to Senior Executive Leader, Michael Saadat and analyst Nathan Boyle discuss ASIC's Indigenous Outreach Program and the work they are doing to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with financial products and services.

Indigenous consumer rights booklet

Be smart buy smartRead the new booklet on Indigenous consumer rights: Be Smart Buy Smart. It will help you get a fair go when shopping and save you time, money and trouble.

Audio poster campaign

ASIC and the Territory Insurance Office (TIO) have run an audio-poster advertising campaign in the Northern Territory about taking care when you use ATMs. For more information:

Listen to the English and Indigenous language audio ads

Take care with ATMs audio ad (English) 19 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Alyawarre) 18 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Anindilyakwa) 38 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Anmatjere) 17 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Arrernte) 19 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Burrara) 30 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Gurindji) 20 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Kala Lagaw Ya) 56 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Kija) 36 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Kriol) 36 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Luritja) 15 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Miriwoong) 23 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Murrin Patha) 36 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Ngangikurrungurr) 32 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Pitjantjatjara) 32 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Torres Strait Islander Creole) 17 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Walmajarri) 28 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Warlpiri) 18 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Warramungu) 35 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Wik Mungkan) 33 sec
Take care with ATMs audio ad (Yanykunytjarra) 31 sec

 


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Note: The artwork used in the Indigenous section of the website was produced for ASIC by artist Adrian Young. We acknowledge the original designer of the Australian Aboriginal flag, Mr Harold Thomas, and the original designer of the Torres Strait Islander flag, Mr Bernard Namok.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain images and voices of deceased people.


Last updated: 13 Jul 2016

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