Credit repair ‘test case’ has broker over the moon

By | January 7th, 2014|Broker, Consumer|

Happy New Year from MyCRA Lawyers. How can we make 2014 better for you? We can recommend our credit dispute [...]

Your home on the line: be vigilant with bills this Christmas.

By | November 28th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Your home on the line: be vigilant with bills this Christmas. 28 November 2013 Australian consumers need to [...]

Not all credit repair law firms are created equal.

By | November 6th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Not all credit repair law firms are created equal. 6 November 2013 One of the country’s top credit [...]

Identity fraud survey: Find out if you are protected

By | October 15th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

It’s Identity Fraud Awareness Week 2013 this week running October 13 to October 19. Identity fraud can leave your credit [...]

Australians on ‘credit-collision course’ without better education.

By | October 15th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Australians on 'credit-collision course' without better education. 15 October 2013 A consumer advocate for accurate credit reporting hopes [...]

How To Make Your CREDIT CARD work for you

By | August 13th, 2013|Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

In this week’s ‘Make Credit Work For You’ post we look at credit cards. Do you currently have a credit [...]

Technology makes Australians more vulnerable to organised crime

By | August 1st, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Interested in the changing face of cyber-crime? The International Serious and Organised Crime Conference was held in Brisbane on Tuesday, [...]

Card skimmers in Brisbane pose identity theft risk.

By | August 1st, 2013|Identity Theft, Press Releases|

Media Release Card skimmers in Brisbane pose identity theft risk. Stafford (BRISBANE), 1 August 2013. As police announce ATM card [...]

The bad credit nightmare affecting Australian home buyers.

By | July 25th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release The bad credit nightmare affecting Australian home buyers. 25 July 2013 Consumers all over Australia every day are [...]

Your Credit Rating – How to Get a Free Credit Check and What to Do if Your Credit Report Comes Back with Defaults

By | July 4th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

We recently read a comprehensive article on getting a free copy of your credit report written by Alex Wilson over [...]

Update on mandatory data breach notification laws

By | June 18th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The long-awaited amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 making reporting of serious data breaches mandatory, has been passed in the [...]

Banks encouraged to lift their standards around guarantor education.

By | June 11th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Guaranteed loans – they’ve become more prevalent as house prices rise, and as access to business credit changes – but this type [...]

Struggling to pay your mortgage or loan? Your bank says they want to help.

By | June 4th, 2013|Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

It may be a foreign concept to some people to turn to their bank when they are experiencing financial difficulty, [...]

Mandatory data breach notification Bill before Parliament

By | May 30th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The Attorney-General has put before Parliament a mandatory data breach notification bill, which will require businesses and government agencies to [...]

Credit ‘blemishes’ contribute to first home buyer slump

By | May 16th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Press Release Credit ‘blemishes’ contribute to first home buyer slump 16 May 2013 First home buyers eager to buy property are [...]

Are you lying to yourself when it comes to credit?

By | April 9th, 2013|Consumer, Make Credit Work For You|

In this week’s ‘Make Credit Work For You’ post, we look at the lies we tell ourselves which see us [...]

Vodafone customers – ‘desperate and defaulted.’

By | March 5th, 2013|Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Vodafone customers - ‘desperate and defaulted.’ 5 March 2013 A Queensland family should have been relaxing in their [...]

Small business finance regulation deferred

By | February 19th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Legislation|

It seems the controversial draft legislation regulating small business finance has been deferred – with the Government now saying it [...]

Financial freedom: are you self-sabotaging?

By | February 12th, 2013|Consumer, Make Credit Work For You|

In today’s ‘Make Credit Work For You’ post, we look at advice from the Editor of Smart Investor magazine, Nicole [...]

Australia Day: Migrants to the ‘lucky country’ walk a rocky road to financial success.

By | January 21st, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Australia Day: Migrants to the ‘lucky country’ walk a rocky road to financial success. 21 January 2013 Australia [...]

How to cure Christmas credit hangover

By | January 17th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

In our ‘Make Credit Work For You’ post this week, we look at what you should do to recoup those [...]

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 [...]

How to Avoid Sexually Transmitted Debt

By | January 14th, 2013|Consumer, Industry News|

Being ‘in love’ is one of the best feelings in the world, but not one of the most practical states [...]

Are you getting bad credit for Christmas?

By | December 21st, 2012|Broker, Consumer, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Are you getting bad credit for Christmas? An advocate for accurate credit reporting warns every credit-active Australian should [...]

Have Your Say on Bill Shock

By | December 18th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Ever been overseas and returned home to find your mobile phone bill is as expensive as your plane ticket? You’re [...]

Aussies “On the Move” need clear strategy to tie up financial loose ends.

By | December 18th, 2012|Industry News|

Media Release Aussies “On the Move” need clear strategy to tie up financial loose ends. Australian residents are as mobile [...]

More Australians in dispute with their Creditor over financial difficulty

By | November 29th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

Latest statistics from the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) indicates a rise in credit disputes and the primary driver for the [...]

When love goes bad…Graham the ‘Credit Corrector’ shows how to prevent relationship debt.

By | November 12th, 2012|Consumer, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release When love goes bad…Graham the 'Credit Corrector' shows how to prevent relationship debt. Being ‘in love’ is one [...]

7 steps to fix bad credit history: A home buyer’s guide

By | November 1st, 2012|Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 7 steps to fix bad credit history: A home buyer’s guide Buying a home can be nerve-wracking. There’s [...]

First home owners trapped in their current home loan and locked out of refinancing

By | October 23rd, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Despite massive interest rate cuts, and the positive jump in the number of first home buyers entering the market, those [...]