Running up the credit card for things you think you can claim on tax? Depending on your job, you might want to check what’s allowed, says the ATO.
Three of the big four banks have credit cards with 0 per cent balance transfer offers for at least 18 months, a new market analysis has found.
Big banks and supermarkets are introducing special offers for premium credit card customers, ranging from travel rewards to cashback on purchases.
Commonwealth Bank, Westpac and at least 10 other providers are offering credit cards with single-digit interest rates.
Auswide Bank has launched a Visa credit card whose interest rate is tied to the official cash rate, two years after unveiling a similar home loan product.
Debt collectors ACM Group have been found to have been engaged in deceptive and misleading conduct relating to two “vulnerable consumers” in cases brought forward by the ACCC and ASIC. The firm, which used methods of harassment and coercion including multiple telephone calls, false threats and misinformation, have now been put on notice as a direct result of their conduct, which was found to infringe on Australian Consumer Law by the Federal Court.
Losing money on gift cards with surprise expiry dates or hidden fees may become a thing of the past, with the government considering reforms to national legislation.
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