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WAS/NOW PRICING NOW A FOCUS

Australian consumer protection agencies, including Northern Territory Consumer Affairs are advising retailers to ensure that their pricing claims are not misleading to their customers.

BE SMART - BUY SMART

Australian consumer protection agencies have developed an illustrated publication to assist Indigenous Australians to be confident consumers.

TAX SCAM WARNING

Northern Territory Consumer Affairs has been alerted by the Real Estate Institute of the Northern Territory (REINT) to a scam letter that was received by a property manager that offers landlords living overseas the opportunity to claim tax exemption on rental income.

Invitation to participate in the 2014 scams survey

Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce (ACFT) invites you to participate in their scams survey 2014.

New ‘Line’ of Work for Travelling Conmen

Consumer Affairs Gary Clements is warning consumers not to deal with travelling conmen who are working through the Northern Territory offering cheap on-the-spot line-marking for car parks.

Consumers Urged To Be Wary of Extended Warranties

Retailers across Australia have had their extended warranty practices examined by consumer protection agencies, including Northern Territory Consumer Affairs.

Public warning issued about Nick Ray Electrics Pty Ltd

The Commissioner of Consumer Affairs, Gary Clements, has issued a public warning to consumers not to deal with Nick Ray Electrics Pty Ltd (NRE).

Know Your Rights Expo - Alice Springs 14 August 2013

Open invitation to attend the Know Your Rights Expo on 14 August 2013 from 11am to 2pm at the Alice Springs Town Council, Civic Centre Lawns.

Travelling Conmen here for the Dry..... and your Money

The Deputy Commissioner of Consumer Affairs is warning consumers not to deal with Irish travelling conmen touting for bitumen or other home building and maintenance work.

Fraud Week 2013 – Outsmart the Scammers 17-21 June 2013

Unsuspecting Australians are continuing to be ripped off by unscrupulous scammers.