30 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE says the government’s release of draft reforms to the financial advice sector are extremely significant, as they put consumers first and reduce the control of vested industry interests.
29 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE says that a survey released today by the Australian Food and Grocery Council [AFGC] tells only half the story on front-of-pack labels. The people’s watchdog is calling for the introduction of a traffic lights system, providing consumers with information at a glance.
24 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE says consumers who feel their complaints are being ignored are getting better results when they use social media, online forums and blogs to vent their frustrations.
22 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE has largely welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of ‘tick and flick’ reforms that will make it easier for consumers to switch bank accounts from 1 July next year.
17 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE says anyone who thinks muesli automatically means a healthy, low kilojoule, low sugar breakfast needs to carefully check the nutritional information panel on the box.
9 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE says travellers booking flights online can save hundreds of dollars by expanding their searches beyond the best known flight comparison sites.
4 Aug 2011 |
CHOICE welcomes the Productivity Commission’s draft report into the Australian retail industry, saying it supports arguments in the consumer group’s submission to the inquiry.
1 Aug 2011 |
After just a few hours thousands of Australian mortgage holders have registered to be part of the CHOICE big Bank Switch, to get a better deal on their mortgage.
31 Jul 2011 |
In an Australian first, the people’s watchdog CHOICE, launches the CHOICE Big Bank Switch which aims to find 1000 Australians willing to switch mortgages to find a better deal.
28 Jul 2011 |
CHOICE says compliance problems with minimum energy standards for homes may be leaving consumers worse off with higher energy bills and homes with lower market value.