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National regulation for charities proposed

Proposed recommendations would reduce red tape for charities, but stop short of establishing a single regulator.

23 Mar 2010 |

Insulation scheme scrapped

19 Feb 2010 | The government's troubled $2.5 billion home insulation program and the solar hot water program will be scrapped.

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The 2010 National Consumer Congress

CHOICE is hosting this annual event on the 15-16 March at Luna Park in Sydney.

12 Feb 2010 | CHOICE is hosting this annual event on the 15-16 March at Luna Park in Sydney.

Win for CHOICE green watch campaign

Our campaign to expose misleading environmental claims notches up another win as former renewable energy retailer Greenswitch is brought to task for breaching the Trade Practices Act.

14 Jan 2010 |

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2009 Bloopers

Nobody said we were perfect. And this video proves it.

17 Dec 2009 | Some of the best (or worst, depending on your viewpoint) highlights from our 2009 CHOICE videos.

Washing machine recall

A number of Electrolux and Simpson washing machines could cause electric shocks.

15 Dec 2009 | See the list of washing machines that are being recalled.

Phony SMS identity theft scam

Beware identity thieves posing as banks to steal your money.

23 Nov 2009 | Identity thieves are posing as bank officers to get your personal and financial details via SMS.

Guard against pool drownings

Ensure your pool is safe for kids this summer.

22 Nov 2009 | RSLA launches safety checklist for ensuring your pool is safe for kids.

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Maclaren stroller recall in USA

One million strollers have been recalled in the USA for safety reasons.

10 Nov 2009 | The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a voluntary recall of Maclaren strollers, due to the stroller’s hinge mechanism posing a fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to a child when the stroller is being unfolded.

Beware digital gold diggers

Watch out for people selling set-top-boxes door-to-door.

6 Nov 2009 | Unscrupulous types are selling over-priced set-top-boxes door-to-door with empty promises of Government reimbursement.

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