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Car repair is risky business

Who is responsible when your vehicle is damaged at or by the dealership?

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DIGI QUALITY

Quality checks that don’t quite cut it

It’s not often you buy a product from a national retail outlet and can’t find a word of English on the pack

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Glass may be clear, but insurer was not

An essential part of being a savvy consumer is not accepting things at face value; getting into the habit of asking critical questions

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Consumer

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Insurer loses case as ‘facts’ were not facts
May 19 2014 at 07:06

A number of case studies are published in the OSTI’s 2013 annual report. This one caught my eye

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Slick label on sunflower oil has reader 100% misled
May 14 2014 at 07:07

Most of us have bought a product by mistake at some point, having mis-read the label: the wrong variant of a pack of biscuits, for example, or conditioner instead of shampoo

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Claims to rental expire in 3 years
May 13 2014 at 08:27

Creditors punished for delayed action

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Opting not to be contacted
May 13 2014 at 07:14

It’s been more than three years since the CPA came into effect, and the government-run “Do Not Contact” register has not been set up

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Have bank details, will debit
May 13 2014 at 07:11

Beware – dodgy companies are making it their business to access your information

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Ensure your insurance doesn’t unfairly increase
May 7 2014 at 11:08

When last did you engage with your broker or directly with your insurer about the insurance premium on your car?

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Motorist tackles car giant – and wins
May 6 2014 at 07:09

A motorist has taken on a car manufacturing giant for falsely advertising its fuel efficiency – and won

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Easy credit, hard lesson
May 5 2014 at 07:50

Can it be right for an unemployed woman to be issued a credit card?

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They seemed like good eggs, now award confirms it
May 5 2014 at 07:43

Woolworths became the first African retailer to receive CWF’s Good Egg Award for ongoing commitment to leading the free-range egg industry in SA

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Don’t call me, I’ll call you...
April 30 2014 at 13:37

I’ve received two telesales calls in the past month, and I had good reason to write letters of complaint to the companies concerned

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