There are many traps for the unwary, such as bogus sales, "blood diamonds", and overpricing.
26 May 2008 |
CHOICE’s investigation has uncovered traps for consumers when purchasing expensive jewellery.
Factory outlet centres can be a bargain hunter’s paradise but don’t let the sale signs go to your head.
18 Oct 2007 |
Forget your local Westfield: there’s a new breed of shopping centre appearing around the country.
Unit pricing helps shoppers get value for money and make better choices.
23 Mar 2007 |
Our comparison of the prices of various brands and sizes of everyday items in major supermarkets confirmed what most shoppers already know - it's hard to choose the best value.
Tempted to buy someone a foot spa or an aromatherapy diffuser for Christmas?
9 Dec 2006 |
We recently asked CHOICE subscribers to rate how useful - or not - the small electrical appliances they own are.
Low-cost deals for those who pay on time, exorbitant interest rates for those who don’t — and a warning about deals to avoid.
3 Nov 2006 |
Store credit deals are lucrative for finance companies and can be profitable for retailers too, but for consumers they’re a real mixed bag.
As much a holiday tradition as cocktails by the pool, does duty-free still offer good value?
23 Aug 2005 |
Duty-free shopping was one of the perks of travelling overseas. The introduction of GST saw a whole raft taxes phased out, so is still good value?