Financial Counselling Australia congratulates the ACCC on a significant win for consumers.Read More Don’t Knock – It’s the Law!
First case to be brought under the Unsolicited Consumer Agreement provisions of the Australian Consumer Law.Read More $1 million in penalties for door-to-door sales
Proponents not satisfied. We recommend using Do Not Knock stickers for now!Read More House of Reps committee rejects ‘Do Not Knock’ Bill
Three-quarters of the 20 lenders it surveyed failed to hold records of how they calculated how much borrowers should be charged.Read More ASIC releases report on home loan exit fees
The ACCC has joined 40 consumer protection countries from around the world to focus on fine print in online shopping.Read More ACCC internet sweep focuses on rights online
ACCC enforcement results include a product safety campaign, fines, recalls and public clarificationsRead More ACCC enforcement highlights for August
ACCC likely to authorise a project to provide fee free ATM withdrawals and balance inquiries.Read More ACCC proposes green light for fee-free ATMS in remote communities
The ACCC’s recent scam alerts include fee refunds, carbon price scams and the ‘hitman’ SMS death threat scams.Read More ACCC Scam alerts
A snapshot of ASIC’s surveillance work has been published for the first time.Read More ASIC surveillance snapshot and service charter
Report includes case studies of action against financial ‘gatekeepers’.Read More ASIC acts on finance providers who harm consumers’ interests
Certain adult magnetic products that are unsafe for children will be banned from sale in the ACT.Read More ACT: Ban on small high powered magnets
ASIC provides tools and tips on how to know and control where your money is going.Read More How do you keep track of your spending?