Rental Goods Provider Fined

Rent the Roo was recently fined $27,500 after the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) issued it with an infringement notice for a breach of the responsible lending laws under the National Consumer Credit… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Wills

By Aaron Davis – CEO, Indigenous Consumer Assistance Network Ltd According to a new publication, Aboriginal Wills Handbook by Professor Prue Vines, the rate of Aboriginal people who make wills is about 2% compared… Read more »

Outsmart the Scammers!

Have you ever bought or sold something online, only to find that the person at the other end isn’t the real deal? National Consumer Fraud Week 2013 is all about helping you ‘outsmart the… Read more »

ICAN establishes NQ Indigenous Consumer Taskforce

The Indigenous Consumer Assistance Network (ICAN) in collaboration with state and national consumer regulatory bodies formed the NQ Indigenous Consumer Taskforce earlier this month. Representatives from ICAN, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Australian… Read more »