The ACCC will be focusing on supermarket practices this year, according to Chairman Rod Sims.
21 Feb 2012 |
ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has announced supermarkets will be a priority for the Commission in 2012.
The CHOICE Big Bank Switch group home loan switching campaign has closed.
18 Feb 2012 |
The CHOICE Big Bank Switch attracted more than 40,000 registrations, with over 2,000 people entering discussions with Big Bank Switch lenders. Many more used the offers to demand better deals from their current lenders.
Stranded ticketholders highlight need for new protections.
17 Feb 2012 |
We're calling for a built-in passenger safety net in the airlines industry and a travel industry ombudsman to make sure it works.
The Big Four are playing by their own rules, and you can too.
16 Feb 2012 |
There is plenty of competition in the Australian market, which is why raising rates is just bad business.
Ever wanted to know what happens behind closed doors at a CHOICE Magazine shoot?
8 Feb 2012 |
We take a look at a day in the life of CHOICE's Design team as they prepare for and shoot the latest cover of CHOICE Magazine.
New South Wales will ban the use of commercial solariums in three years.
8 Feb 2012 |
We welcome the ban on commercial solariums in NSW, but we're calling for a national ban.
Coles drops prices of fruit and veg but what are the wider ramifications?
31 Jan 2012 |
While we welcome cheaper food and groceries and greater competition in the supermarket sector, CHOICE also believes consumers need to consider potentially wider costs.
Home and Contents premiums hit the stratosphere.
20 Jan 2012 |
Since the start of the year CHOICE members have been sharing hair-raising stories of premium hikes for home and contents insurance, mainly due to the addition of flood cover.
Scan your way to healthier food choices.
19 Jan 2012 |
Consumers can now use their iPhones to scan food barcodes and instantly see traffic light information thanks to an app developed by The George Institute and BUPA.
The insurance industry is set on making consumer-friendly changes to its code of conduct.
9 Jan 2012 |
A year after the flood events that devastated Queensland, the insurance industry has vowed to make some consumer-friendly changes.