ASIC has released its first review of the rapidly growing buy now pay later industry. The review of this diverse and evolving market has found that buy now pay later arrangements are influencing the spending habits of consumers, especially younger consumers. A buy now pay later arrangement allows consumers to purchase and obtain goods and…Read More ASIC puts spotlight on the rapidly growing buy now pay later industry
ACCAN and CHOICE team up to make sure consumers are protected when using m-commerceRead More Ensuring safe and smart payments for consumers on the go
Processes need to improve to provide better service and protection for consumersRead More CCMC sees little change in banks’ chargeback processes
CHOICE wants credit card surcharges to reflect actual processing costsRead More Qantas charts a dodgy flightpath on surcharges
Professor Gail Pearson reports on the activities of the Code CommitteeRead More Compliance with the Mutuals Banking Code of Practice
ASIC provides info on which providers are following new best practiceRead More ePayments code: New era in electronic payments protection
Indigenous consumers particularly targeted – Centrepay turns a blind eyeRead More Centrepay: a good idea that lost its way
Direct debits are convenient and often earn discounts; but Ian Jarratt argues there are risks for consumers. What do you think?Read More Direct Debits – Good or Bad for Consumers?
CHOICE welcomes reforms that will bring an end to excessive credit card surcharges.Read More RBA delivers surcharge win for consumers: CHOICE
The Government and RBA have taken action on access to ATMs in remote Indigenous communities, but issues still remain around competition and transparency.Read More ATM competition – what about some?
The CCMC recently completed an inquiry into compliance with clause 20 of the Code, dealing with Chargebacks.Read More CCMC Update: Chargebacks and direct debit reviews
CHOICE estimates Qantas collects at least $204 million in payment surcharges yearly.Read More Qantas takes $100m extra in surcharges – CHOICE