27 Nov 2013 |
85% of major electronics retailers have a lot to learn about consumer law
26 Nov 2013 |
CHOICE has for the first time revealed the size of the ‘internet tax’ proposed by local retailers, saying consumers and the economy more broadly would likely suffer from such a knee-jerk response.
25 Nov 2013 |
A CHOICE review of junk food marketing to kids has found fast food companies using mobile phone apps and social media to push salty, fatty and sugary foods to children without even the limited voluntary restrictions found in television advertising.
22 Nov 2013 |
A CHOICE test of 15 surface sprays has found that hitting cockroaches with the old Pea Beu is the least effective way to take down these creepy crawlies, scoring a meagre 1 out of 100 in overall performance.
21 Nov 2013 |
CHOICE has welcomed the release of the terms of reference for the financial system inquiry, which is charged with examining how to position the financial system to best meet Australia’s needs.
15 Nov 2013 |
Are you one of the hundreds of thousands of Australians who could face new criminal penalties for illegally downloading content under the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership?
8 Nov 2013 |
CHOICE is calling for action on sky-high credit card surcharges following a much-anticipated report from the Commonwealth Consumer Affairs Advisory Council (CCAAC).
6 Nov 2013 |
Following the 8th annual Shonky Awards last week, CHOICE launched a ‘People’s Choice Shonkiest Shonky’ poll, inviting members of the public to vote for their favourite shonky.
30 Oct 2013 |
CHOICE is turning the heat up on energy retailers in a bid to close a loophole that allows them to increase energy prices without informing consumers before they’ve already taken effect.
29 Oct 2013 |
Qantas, Dairy Farmers, Energy Australia and Kleenex were among the eight companies named and shamed at CHOICE’s annual Shonky Awards in Sydney today.