Consumer Tips

May 16, 2023

Stop. Think. Protect. Simple tips to avoid being scammed.

We’ve written a lot about scams in this newsletter. We do so because the types, frequency and sophistication of scams are growing at an alarming rate. […]
April 13, 2023

Defaulting on a loan

In times of rising interest rates, some borrowers are experiencing cash flow problems that could lead to defaults on their home loan repayments. This article explains […]
April 13, 2023

Knowing your Consumer Rights – A Case Study

A member of the ADF recently told us about a conversation she had with a retailer who sold her a new refrigerator. The product came with […]
March 13, 2023

If it looks too good to be true, it probably is

Film recommendations aren’t the core business of our Centre. However, we’re making an exception for the 2023 Netflix four-part documentary “Madoff: The Monster of Wall Street”. […]
February 9, 2023

Essential Used Car Checklist: What to Look for Before You Buy

Tried to order a new car recently? If you have, the chances are you’ve been told that you’ll have to wait many months, maybe up to […]
February 9, 2023

How to Spot and Prevent Crypto Scams

According to a recent Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) report, Australians lost more than $2 billion dollars to scammers in 2021, and that’s just the […]
December 12, 2022

Know your warranty rights!

Are you aware of your consumer rights when returning goods or seeking redress for faults? We all know of people who have purchased goods, changed their […]
November 15, 2022

Travelling over the holidays? Here’s our 12 tips 

Take the stress out of travelling this Christmas  Planning on travelling these holidays? Here are our top 12 tips. Travel has certainly changed over the last […]
May 16, 2022

Strata Living

What do you need to be aware of when considering buying an apartment, and what do you need to know about strata living?

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