Monthly Archives: March 2017

7 Steps to Reduce Fraud

From time to time scammers attempt to take advantage of not for profits and religious organisations. We have recently become aware of an attempt to ‘hack’ into a church Officer’s email account. Known as ‘spear-phishing’ or ‘CEO scamming’ a bogus email was sent purporting to be from the church officer with the request to make a payment. The CCFS banking platform is secure… Read more →

Services available @ Westpac branches

Through our agency arrangement with Westpac CCFS clients have access to Westpac’s branch network for deposits. A range of other services are available via request to CCFS. These services include cash & coin counting and bank cheques. It’s important to note, as a CCFS member not all Westpac services will be automatically available to you and will need to be… Read more →

The Church Finance Handbook – A FREE resource for Church Treasurers

In partnership with Saward Dawson Chartered Accountants CCFS has made available to church treasurers the Church Finance Handbook. The Handbook is a consolidation of three individual resources: the GST Handbook, the Treasurer’s Handbook templates and other resources These free resources are designed to help church treasurers around Australia with the daily and on-going running of their churches. To find out… Read more →

Shot of Inspiration:

Romans 12:9-11 (NIV) “9Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. 10Be devoted to one another in love. Honour one another above yourselves. 11Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervour, serving the Lord.” Read more →