Sydney Today, April 4, Australia Eastern Time for the first timeBuy a houseThe number of demand for consumer savings accounts has decreased significantly, but the savings balance has increased significantly.
澳大利亚Prudential supervision局的最新数据表明：去年最后一季度新开首次Buy a houseThe number of consumer savings accounts is 800, a sharp decrease from 2011 in the first quarter of 4500.However, the average balance was 8230 Australian dollars, the highest for the year, which was a lot higher than the 7633 Australian dollars in the third quarter.
Kara Burgess works as a human resources manager in a company. He is 29 years old and opened a new one last year.Buy a house者储蓄账户（FHSA），she says: "I hope to deposit 6 to 7 Australian dollars soon. I now deposit at least 1000 Australian dollars every month, plus various bonuses."
The FHSA was launched by the Federal Government in October 2008. It provides protection for anyone between the ages of 10 and 18 who are not in Australia.Buy a housePeople are有用。每年澳洲政府都会给首次Buy a houseThe initial A$5500 in your savings account adds an additional 17% bonus; that is to say, if you save A$5500 in a year, the government will give you an additional A$935.
CEO Steve James said that they wouldBuy a house者提供很多激励措施，他说：“FHSA是一个很神奇的账户，他们可以存入资金并为未来做打算，我们为大约1100人开了此类账户，他们的存款累计大约1000万澳元，账户的平均余额为1万到1.1万澳元。”