Bankruptcy and Debt Agreements should be a last resort for debt struggles.

By | January 17th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Bankruptcy and Debt Agreements should be a last resort for debt struggles. 17 January 2013 Australians experiencing severe [...]

Protecting Mr and Mrs Average from Identity Fraud

By | November 27th, 2012|Identity Theft, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Protecting Mr and Mrs Average from ID Fraud Every Australian is at risk of identity theft, and the [...]

New laws to penalise identity thieves

By | October 11th, 2012|Identity Theft|

The Attorney-General Nicola Roxon announced yesterday new laws in Australia will mean white collar criminals and serious and organised crime [...]

Attorney-General’s survey shows identity theft is on mind of most Australians

By | September 6th, 2012|Identity Theft|

A national identity theft survey reveals that most of us are worried about identity theft, and the number of us who [...]

Australia has new privacy legislation to fight worldwide cybercrime

By | August 23rd, 2012|Identity Theft, Legislation|

New laws passed the Senate yesterday changing Australia’s privacy legislation to bring us in line with other countries and pave [...]

Banks, telcos to have access to better id theft prevention through document verification (DVS)

By | July 26th, 2012|Identity Theft|

Identity theft…what can we do to prevent it and in doing so protect our credit rating from misuse? We look at [...]

Credit reporting changes introduced into Parliament

By | May 24th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Legislation|

Further to news on changes to Australia’s Privacy Laws, the Attorney-General Nicola Roxon announced that much awaited changes to the [...]

Credit reporting law changes – a look at complaints handling

By | May 8th, 2012|Industry News, Legislation, Privacy Commissioner|

Credit reporting is set to be overhauled. In our arena of helping consumers make complaints and dispute their credit reports [...]

Privacy Protection set to be heightened under Australian Law

By | May 3rd, 2012|Identity Theft, Legislation, Privacy Commissioner|

Big changes are coming for Australian privacy rights and laws governing the use of personal information. The Australian Government has [...]