Can these useful heat packs become fire hazards? We put them to the test.
18 Jun 2013 |
Wheat bags have caused a number of recent house fires. We test the safety of these winter warmers.
Get smart this National Consumer Fraud Week
17 Jun 2013 |
CHOICE is pleased to be a partner in this year's National Consumer Fraud Week. Check out our five top tips for avoiding online scams.
Ministers agree to star ratings for food nutrition labelling
14 Jun 2013 |
A new system of star ratings will help consumers make healthier decisions in the supermarket aisle.
Reporting of breaches to private data to become mandatory.
29 May 2013 |
The Attorney-General has announced new legislation that will make it mandatory for organisations to let people know when their private data has been compromised.
CHOICE backs ground-breaking country-of-origin labelling bill.
16 May 2013 |
CHOICE has welcomed a new bill introduced by Greens leader Christine Milne which could end the confusion around country-of-origin food labelling claims.
CHOICE shows you how to save money on your credit card bill.
15 May 2013 |
Follow our six tips for reducing your credit card debt and see how much you can save.
Regulator puts the brakes on its long-planned adviser exam.
8 May 2013 |
Some financial advisers have no formal training and are essentially salespeople. Despite the need for it, a national testing regime will have to wait.
All swimming pools in NSW must be registered online in 2013.
2 May 2013 |
The NSW government has moved to lower the number of children drowning in swimming pools in the state by introducing a compulsory online register of all swimming pools.
Regulator says there's no evidence for 'appetite suppression' claims.
16 Apr 2013 |
Swisse Ultiboost Appetite Suppressant the latest in a series of bans and other action taken against weight loss supplements.
CHOICE says to back up your RSS subscriptions before it's too late.
15 Apr 2013 |
Google Reader will be defunct as of 1 July, giving consumers less than three months to back up their RSS subscriptions and find another service.