Gold-buying kiosks offer you convenience, but they don't always give the best price.
20 Oct 2010 |
CHOICE visited 10 gold-buying shops in Sydney with a ring and two necklaces, and was offered between 39% and 89% of the gold value for the items.
CHOICE finds out the truth behind your drycleaning disasters and your rights when things go wrong.
8 Oct 2010 |
Inaccurate care labels could be at the heart of many drycleaning mishaps.
More than 1000 CHOICE members reveal their top gripes.
1 Oct 2010 |
Hidden fees, faulty products, endless phone menus - Australians' biggest complaints are consumer and/or product-related.
Which labels can you trust and which are just marketing hype?
30 Aug 2010 |
Current labelling laws are broad and inconsistent even within the same industry. Country of origin and other claims, mixed with marketing hype, are confusing shoppers.
Renting online is cheaper and more convenient than going to a walk-in video store. But there are hidden costs involved.
10 Aug 2010 |
We outline the benefits and pitfalls so you can find which way saves you money.
A price war has broken out in the optical industry. CHOICE’s shadow shop will help you assess your next pair of specs – and save plenty.
2 Jul 2010 |
Our price guide takes you through the confusing array of extras and options to explain exactly what you need to look for when shopping for specs.
Australia's liquor market is dominated by Coles and Woolies, demolishing competition and squeezing out the smaller players.
31 May 2010 |
See our CHOICE price comparison of wine, beer and spirit prices at a number of different outlets.
How you pay for goods will often determine whether you get your purchases when a company goes under.
28 May 2010 |
Consumer Action Law Centre warns customers against buying goods from Clive Peeters unless they take them away on the day.
See the changing face of CHOICE over 50 years, as we roll back the decades.
23 Mar 2010 |
From the sixties through to the noughties, CHOICE TV captures all the highlights.
We look at nine common scenarios and show you how to assert your rights.
12 Jan 2010 |
What can you do when you know you’re getting a raw deal, but don't know what to do about it? Read on.