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 research reinforces the need for more to be done to lower excessive credit card surcharges.
29 May 2013 |
The latest CHOICE research reveals that excessive credit card surcharging continues despite recent RBA changes designed to limit the practice.
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.
With budget belt-tightening the order of the day, CHOICE has developed a number of cost-saving tips for consumers.
14 May 2013 |
CHOICE's guide to cost savings aims at keeping your household budget in the black.
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.