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2014/09/16 21:53
2014/09/16 21:53
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Real estate agent caught red-handed An unlicensed real estate agent has been ordered to cough up over $134,000 in fines and compensation after charges were brought by the Office of Fair Trading...
2014/09/16 21:53
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2014/09/16 07:17
2014/09/16 07:17
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... of man news The Office of Fair Trading will be giving evidence today to a House of Keys committee set up to examine proposed legislation on private rentals. Chairman of the OFT, David Quirk MHK...
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2014/09/14 20:53
2014/09/14 20:53
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Stripped PM team fights back A north Queensland PM business has lost its accreditation due to a tongue-in-cheek marketing campaign featuring ‘presidential mistress’ Monica Lewinsky. Coral Sea...
2014/09/10 11:40
2014/09/10 11:40
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MEMBERS of the profession have raised concerns about how the UK competition watchdog is interpreting aspects of EU audit regulation that must be adopted by 2016. In response to a UK Competition and...
2014/09/09 07:56
2014/09/09 07:56
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A consumer group says The financial watchdog must force lenders to be more transparent and fair. A CAMPAIGN group has called for greater “transparency, fairness and clarity” across the UK’s £158...
2014/09/08 10:19
2014/09/08 10:19
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Lending by the country's largest banks has fallen by £364.7bnn over five years to open up the market to payday loan firms, according to a report published today. KPMG's banks performance report said...
2014/09/07 23:19
2014/09/07 23:19
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Headteachers have warned parents that taking their children out of school during term-time so they can go on cheap holidays could drastically affect their grades. The warning comes as figures for...
2014/09/05 09:13
2014/09/05 09:13
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A BROMSGROVE loan shark has been given a nine-month suspended jail sentence and 200 hours of community service after giving out 500 agreements without a licence. Kevin Donaghey, of Old Birmingham...
2014/09/04 20:11
2014/09/04 20:11
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LIGHT has been shed on the sudden demise of community radio 96.3fm with the station allegedly breaching a number of funding requirements. The NewsMail reported in June that after being on air since...
2014/09/03 23:04
2014/09/03 23:04
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AUSTRALIANS have a love-hate relationship with tradies. We need them, often at short notice — the late-night plumbing disaster, the smashed glass door — but we often don’t trust them to deal with us...
2014/09/03 09:26
2014/09/03 09:26
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Queensland Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie warned about scam linked to ex-detective Mick Featherstone Queensland's Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie was warned earlier this year about a multi-million...
2014/08/30 04:34
2014/08/30 04:34
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New supermarket chain set to open store in Ramsey Tuesday, January 12, 2010 A NEW supermarket chain that launched in the UK two months ago and prides itself on offering locally-sourced food is set...
2014/08/28 22:36
2014/08/28 22:36
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NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe has supported a public warning notice issued by the Queensland Office of Fair Trading cautioning consumers not to deal with Phillip Conquest and Bruce Pollard...
2014/08/26 21:34
2014/08/26 21:34
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MISS an appointment and pay the price - that is the message from the increasing number of Sunshine Coast businesses safeguarding themselves from no-show clients by enforcing fees. Doctors' surgeries...
2014/08/26 02:17
2014/08/26 02:17
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Discovery Park Tennis Club at Helensvale rocked by porn scandal as members threaten mass walkout The Discovery Park Tennis Club at Helensvale has been embroiled in a porn scandalSource: Supplied A...
2014/08/23 23:52
2014/08/23 23:52
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Banks’ fake scare mail to be scrapped after Treasury demands answers LENDERS have stopped sending out letters from “fake” legal firms in an attempt to scare struggling borrowers into paying up,...
2014/08/22 15:17
2014/08/22 15:17
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... of man news Householders are falling prey to unscrupulous builders, despite numerous warnings from the OFT. Cowboy builders who visit the Isle of Man for a few days before moving on are leaving...
2014/08/22 08:51
2014/08/22 08:51
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The 2014/2015 line-up, Danny Murphy, Robbie Savage, Alan Shearer, Gary Lineker, Rio Ferdinand and Phil Neville A solid line up from back to front, they are the names that have brought the football...
2014/08/21 16:40
2014/08/21 16:40
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Earlier today Tenet announced that it too had been granted full permissions for consumer credit services - but believed it was the first. As with Ingard, Tenet can now extend its network proposition...
2014/08/18 23:36
2014/08/18 23:36
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BBC News - Payday loan middlemen complaints 'more than double' For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page Consumers have lost up to £700 as a...
2014/09/16 21:53
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