Monday January 5, 2009
NEWCASTLE councillor Aaron Buman's been holidaying at Queensland's Sunshine Coast for the past week or so, jealous of Sunshine Coast residents who get a discount if they flash a resident's card and shop locally.
Sunday November 30, 2008
Canny shoppers make the most of loyalty programs, writes Helena Keers.
Friday November 14, 2008
THE Financial Ombudsman's office has been inundated with complaints about the financial services industry since the onset of the global financial crisis.
Thursday November 13, 2008
THE Australian Medical Association's annual report on the state of our health services was hardly surprising.
Tuesday October 7, 2008
AUSTRALIANS lost more than half a billion dollars in credit card fraud last year, and security experts warn that banks are not doing enough to protect customers online and are playing down the problem for fear of harming their reputations.
Saturday October 4, 2008
AS DAVID JONES executives were detailing the retailer's move into the financial services industry this week, their boss Mark McInnes was busy selling nearly $7 million worth of shares in the company.
Wednesday October 1, 2008
DAVID JONES has released a new credit card - with the help of the model Megan Gale - at a time when its upmarket shoppers are tightening their belts due to lower sharemarket returns and fewer bonuses in the financial services industry.
Wednesday September 24, 2008
What credit card services does your bank offer you in case you're a victim of credit card fraud?
Tuesday September 23, 2008
A community service helps those with disabilities to lead independent lives. Margot Date reports.
DOING the weekly shopping can be a chore but for people with mobility problems it can be the difference between living at home or going into care.
For more than 25 years, St George Community Services in Sydney's south has helped frail aged people and younger people with disabilities to remain in their homes.
Thursday September 11, 2008
Want that plasma tv that's on sale now but won't be able to afford it till next month?
Thursday July 17, 2008
ANZ Balance Visa card services are different to the usual for credit card reward programs, as you are rewarded for repayments rather than just spending.
Wednesday July 9, 2008
PEOPLE are treated badly by corporatisation, privatisation and deregulation of essential services and consumers need to stand their ground.
Tuesday July 1, 2008
A merchant account gives your online business the ability to securely process credit card services and possibly debit card services.
Thursday June 26, 2008
When you're looking around for a credit card, it's important that you check out the card services fees.
Thursday June 19, 2008
Many people are wary of shopping online in case their credit card details are stolen and used fraudulently.
Thursday June 12, 2008
Gone over your statement and don't recognise some of the charges?
Saturday June 7, 2008
EMPLOYEES across the country will be at risk of entrapment by government "spies", retailers have warned, under a Federal Government proposal to control fraudulent use of a new welfare debit card.
Thursday June 5, 2008
Card services in your store will always mean there is potential for credit card fraud, so you should train yourself and staff to spot credit card scams.
Wednesday May 28, 2008
Card services on the ANZ Balance Visa can easily help you to improve your budget by encouraging you to make repayments through its exceptional reward program.
Saturday May 10, 2008
AN integrated ticket system to cover all forms of public transport should be introduced in the Hunter and some fares should be priced to reflect the lesser availability of services compared to Sydney, a transport group says.