Frequently Asked Questions about Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank branches and the Upper Yarra Community Enterprise (UYCE)

  1. We are a locally-managed, independently-owned business – we operate a franchise branch of Bendigo Bank.
  2. We employ local people and contribute to the prosperity of the local economy.
  3. We limit returns to our shareholders to up to 20% of profit. The remaining up to 80% is reinvested in the community. In contrast, conventional businesses typically only pay returns to their shareholders.